Benjamin Sydney Okun

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Benjamin Sydney Okun

Death: January 16, 1960 (55-56)
Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States
Place of Burial: 5822 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Toronto Division, ON, M2R 1Y6, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Harry Okun and Ethel Okun
Husband of Jeanette Okun
Father of Private and Private
Brother of Charles Okun; Bernard Max Okun and Meyer Okun

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About Benjamin Sydney Okun

Okun—Suran The marriage of Jeannette, the only daughter of Mrs. Rose Suran and the late A. Suran, to Benjamin Okun, son of Mrs. Ethel Okun and the late Mr. Okun, was solemnized Wednesday, June 20, at McCaul Street Synagogue, Rabbi Gordon and Cantor Wladowsky officiating. The bride was given away by her uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. A. Cavel), of Preston, Ont. She was gowned in ivory satin, period style, appliqued with lace and embroidered in pearls and rhinestones. Her veil of net and lace was caught on a lace bandeau in Dutch cap style and she carried a bouquet of orchids and lilies-of-the-valley. Miss Adeline Mayrint was maid of honour, gowned in a green taffeta and net dress in bouffant style with picture hat and shoes to match, and carried a bouquet of pink roses and lilies-of-the-valley. Meyer Okun, brother of the groom, waa beat man. The bridesmaids were Misses Ada Gibbel, who wore a shell pink georgette and lace gown; Reta Landau, orchid crepe romaine gown, and Paula Herman in a powder blue taffeta. Their hats and shoes matched their gowns and they carried bouquets of pink roses and lilies-of-the-valley. The groomsmen were Lawrence Chankin, Herman Palter^ and Al Gunn. Mrs. Suran, mother of the bride, was gowned in beige lace dress with Bhoes to match; Mrs. Okua. mother of the groom, in black lace and georgette, both with corsages of orchids. A dinner was given at Lazar's and later in the evening a reception was held at the Prince George Hotel for 150 guests. The bridal couple left on a motor trip through the States. Mr. and Mrs. Okun will live in Toronto. Right Mrs. Benjamin Okun (nee Jeanette Suran), whose marriage took place June 20. Photo by Simpson Bros. Canadian Jewish Review July 27, 1928

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January 16, 1960
Age 56
Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States
Toronto, Toronto Division, ON, Canada