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February 4, 2013

Michael Shapiro

Michael Shapiro

TREADWELL — Michael Shapiro died on Jan. 26, 2013, at Roosevelt Hospital in New York City after a 13 year battle with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia.

He is survived by his wife, Joan Dworkin-Shapiro; and a stepson, David Dworkin.

Mike was born Oct. 6, 1943.

He served in the Army in Germany as a cook. Upon returning he joined Amtrak as a trackman.

A memorial will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17, at Redden’s Funeral Home on 325 West 14th St., NYC.

Mike will be buried in Treadwell Cemetery in upstate New York in the early spring.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to “Leukemia and Lymphoma Society,” 475 Park Ave South, 8th floor, New York, NY 10016. Please write “in memory of Michael Shapiro.”

Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting the website at www.grummonsfuneralhome.com, where a detailed obituary can be viewed.

Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta.

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