Dora Chu Shen
October 23, 1921 – May 13, 2014
DORA CHU SHEN October 23, 1921 to May 13, 2014
Dora Chu Shen of Tustin, Orange County, California, passed away peacefully from natural causes at home on May 13, 2014, at the age of 92. Dora was a native of Shanghai, China. In 1951, she and her late husband, Richard Shen, moved to Hong Kong with their children. She and Richard immigrated to the United States in 1978. Fluent in the spoken and written languages of French, English, and Chinese, Dora was career-minded and worked while in Hong Kong as well as in the States until she retired from Eastman Kodak Company. She always maintained a positive outlook, treated others with courtesy and respect, and helped younger folks grow by nourishing them with tireless encouragement, mental support, and genuine care. Dora is survived by her elder brother, George, younger brother, Paul, daughter, Margaret Lu (spouse Chi-Chang), sons, Albert (spouse Stephanie Yun Yun) and Alexander (spouse Zhenruo), and grandsons Max and Matthew. A private funeral service will be held for her on May 22, 2014, at Pacific View Memorial Park and Mortuary, Corona Del Mar, California.