Zena Vidis Obituary

Zena Eda Vidis
Zena Vidis
Zena Eda Vidis

December 12, 1912 - April 22, 2008
Born in Ukraine, Russia
Resided in Farmington Hills, MI
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Zena Vidis, 95, formerly of Des Moines, died Tuesday, April 22, 2008 at Sunrise Assisted Living Center in Farmington Hills, MI. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, April 24 at Jewish Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines.

Zena Eda Vidis was born in Ukraine, Russia. At age 13, she and her family immigrated to Fort Dodge, IA, and then moved to Des Moines. She worked for over 50 years as a salesperson for Younkers followed by another 12 years for Sears. After the death of her husband, Sam Vidis, she moved to Michigan to be near her children. She was a member of Beth El Jacob Synagogue and a past president of Sisterhood.

Zena is survived by her daughter, Marylan Shapiro of Southfield, MI; son, Lonny (Carla) Vidis of Waterloo; son, Jerry Vidis of Canton, MI; nine grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam; son, Irvin and great grandson, Sam Rosenberg.

Memorial contributions are being directed to St. John's Hospice, 1471-12 Mile Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071.

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GRAVESIDE SERVICE
Jewish Glendale Cemetery
Des Moines, IA
Thursday, April 24, 2008
2:00 PM