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Doris Marcus Konover, 98, of Delray Beach, Fla., formerly of West Hartford, died Oct. 8. She was the widow of Simon Konover. Born in Norwich, she was the daughter of the late Clara and Harry Marcus. In 1945, she went into The United States Army Nurse Corps. After the war was over, she was in charge of the OR on a ship bringing injured soldiers home from Europe. From Camp Kilmer in New Jersey, she went for six months to an Indiana army hospital especially built for injured soldiers. She then transferred to Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, DC. She was honorably discharged as a First Lieutenant. She is survived by her children, Jane Coppa, Michael Konover and his wife Vicki, and Steven Konover; four grandchildren and their spouses; eight great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was also predeceased by her son-in-law Bob, her five siblings and their spouses, and all of her in-laws.


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