Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
November 10, 2011 11:55 am EST


SARASOTA, Fla. — Shirley Dinkin, 93, of Sarasota, Fla., and formerly of Mansfield, died Oct. 12, 2011.

Mrs. Dinkin was born Nov. 27, 1917, in Chicago, Ill., to Sam and Helen (Stein) Lipschults. She and her husband, Oscar Dinkin, founded and owned Dunkin Jewelers for 48 years. She was a member of Emanuel Jacob Congregation.

Mrs. Dinkin is survived by sons, Stuart Dinkin of Fort Myers, Fla., and Brant Dinkin of Williston, Vt.; four grandchildren; nephews and niece, Kenny Dinkin, Marc Dinkin, Beth Dinkin, and their respective families.

She was preceded in death by her husband on Oct. 12, 1995.

Graveside service will be Nov. 16, at 11 a.m. in Emanuel Jacob Cemetery, 3480 Park Ave. West. Rabbi Michael Oppenheimer will officiate.

The Dinkin family chose Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Homes for services. Memorial contributions to Emanuel Jacob Congregation may be made through the funeral home. Visit

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