David Morton Sheketoff, 91, passed away on November 10, 2012. He was born on May 2, 1921, to Maurice and Bessie (Hurewitz) Sheketoff. David was married to Lois (Dworsky) for 67 years. He leaves behind his daughter Arlene, his son Robert, his daughter-in-law Alicia, his granddaughters Julia and Rachel, his sister Judith Zaluda, his siblings-in-law Selma Sheketoff, Barbara and Alan Dworksy, and Rita Seamon, his uncle Sam Hurewitz, his aunt Miriam Hurewitz, and many nieces, nephews, and good friends. A veteran of World War II, David served in the Army Air Corps and was stationed in Italy. He was the owner of Nutmeg Building Supply in Enfield for 36 years, and he was active in the Hartford Jewish Federation for many years. He was a member of the Emanuel Synagogue since the days of Rabbi Silverman and a Hadassah Associate. David was a wonderful husband and father and a doting grandfather.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, November12, 2012 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of the Weinstein Mortuary, 640 Farmington Ave., Hartford with interment in the Emanuel Synagogue Cemetery, 1361 Berlin Turnpike, Wethersfield. Memorial contributions may be made to Hadassah c/o Faith Helene or to any other choice.