Julius “Yuddy” Shapiro, 93, passed away on January 13. Graduated Weaver High School and Bentley College. Served 4 years in the Army. Founding member of Blum Shapiro. Beloved and devoted husband of Ann and Edith. Wise and loving father of Paul (Joan) Shapiro, Susan (Jim) Rand, Jayne (Mark) Freiman. Proud grandfather of Allison, Geoffrey, David, Brian, Karyn and Alyssa. A true gentleman and friend to all. Funeral services Tuesday, January 15, 10:00, Beth El Temple, 2626 Albany Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117. Contributions to Beth El Temple. Shiva to be held at 79 Arlen Way, West Hartford, CT 06117.