OBITUARY

Lillian Ameen

November 30, 1917November 8, 2012
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Lillian M. (Shaheen) Ameen, age 94, of Fall River, died Thursday, November 8, 2012 in the Fall River Jewish Home. She was the wife of the late Adeeb Ameen.

Born in Lawrence, a daughter of the late Joseph and Sabat (Kalil) Shaheen, she lived in Lawrence for many years before moving to Fall River in about 1935.

Mrs. Ameen worked as a seamstress for the former Shelbourne Shirt Company in Fall River for many years. She was a communicant of St. Anthony of the Desert Church and was a member of their Mother’s Guild and Lebanese Ladies Auxiliary. She will be remembered most as a selfless person and loving mother.

She is survived by two daughters; Helen Collins of Fall River, and Ann Marie Dostou and her husband Mark of Somerset, one brother; George Shaheen and his wife Madeline of Norwood, four grandchildren; Jay Friemark, Alicia Collins, Jonathan Dostou, and Meghan Dostou, and many nieces and nephews. She was sister of the late Rose Shaheen, Helen Sahady, Shaheen Shaheen, Maroon Shaheen, and Adele Simon.

Her Funeral will be held Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 9:00AM from the WARING-SULLUVAN HOME OF MEMORIAL TRIBUTE at CHERRY PLACE 178 Winter St., Fall River, followed by her Funeral Mass at 10:00AM in St. Anthony of the Desert Church, 300 North Eastern Ave., Fall River. Visiting hours Tuesday from 4:00 to 7:00PM. Burial in Notre Dame Cemetery, Fall River.

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation Tuesday, November 13, 2012
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, November 14, 2012

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Burial
REMEMBERING

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Michele Nassiff Whritenour

November 14, 2012

I will always remember the laughter with Aunty Lilly. To my cousins my deepest sympathies and Love to you all. Wish I could be there, you are in my heart and prayers. Michele Nassiff Whritenour- from Bahrain

November 14, 2012

Condolences and God Bless, Ammo and Helen. So sorry for your loss- my thoughts and prayers are with you.

Dennis Robinson

Suzanne Parent

November 13, 2012

To the Family Of Lillian - your Mother touched the heart of many of the Bristol Community College Nursing Assistant Students. Being an Instructor of the program "I" personally will miss her smiling face and sense of humor that she shared with us while we were at the F. R. Jewish Home. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy on your great loss. My prayers are with all of the family members that the Lord will comfort you at this time.
Suzanne Parent
Bristol Community College
Clinical Instructor
Nursing Assistant Program

Mary Diaz

November 13, 2012

"Always remembered as such a beautiful and kind person that's always smiling" Her spirit will always remain with those she loved. May she rest in peace.

JoAnn Bullard

November 12, 2012

Always a loving gracious lady. May she rest in peace! JoAnn "Azar" Bullard and family

Patricia Leamy

November 12, 2012

"A great soul serves everyone all the time. A great soul never dies. It brings
us together again and again."
- Maya Angelou

Rest in peace, Lil, for you are truly a great soul.

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