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Lois Casmir Birk

 

Birth: Dec. 4, 1917

Duluth

St. Louis County

Minnesota, USA

Death: Aug. 14, 1998

Duluth

St. Louis County

Minnesota, USA

 

Duluth News-Tribune (MN) - August 15, 1998

Deceased Name: LOIS CASMIR BIRK

Lois Casmir Birk, 80, of London Road, died Friday, Aug. 14, 1998, in St. Luke's Hospital.

 

She was born in Duluth on Dec. 4, 1917, to Henry and Anna (Miller) Casmir. Lois was a 1935 Central High School graduate. Mrs. Birk was employed with the University of Minnesota-Duluth as manager of the Second Edition Book Store, retiring in 1983 after 25 years of service. Lois also volunteered for many years recording and reading for the Blind Radio Station.

 

Lois was a member of Temple Israel and a member of Temple Sisterhood.

 

She is preceded in death by her husband of 30 years, Harold Birk, who died in 1971; a sister, Ethel Lurie; and brothers, George Casmir and Sammy Casmir.

 

Survivors include her sons; Marty (Sally) of San Francisco, Alan (Randi) of Minneapolis, and Tom of Santa Monica, Calif.; grandchildren Justin, Adam, and Joann; and many close friends.

 

Service: 1 p.m. Sunday in Temple Israel. There will be no visitation. Burial in Temple Emanuel Cemetery. Family prefers memorials to Temple Israel, UMD Theater Department, or Crohn and Colitis Foundation of America.

 

Arrangements by Bell Brothers Funeral Directors, Jarvi-Dowd Chapel, 925 E. Fourth St.

Burial:

Temple Emanuel Cemetery

Duluth

St. Louis County

Minnesota, USA

 

 

 

 

 

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