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ANDOVER: Iris M. (Zundell) Traub, 86, of Alton Bay, N.H., formerly of Lake Worth, Fla., Salem, N.H. and Lawrence, Mass., passed at Merrimack Valley Hospice in Haverhill on September 12. She was born on Aug 3, 1929 in Springfield. Iris was a 1948 graduate of Commerce High School in Worcester where she was a Horace Mann Scholar. She was a graduate of Beth Israel School of Nursing. She formerly was an active Den Mother and Brownie Leader, Coast Guard Ladies Auxiliary and life member of Hadassah. Iris volunteered her time transcribing books into braille. She was predeceased by her husband, Edwin, who passed in October 2014, with whom she shared 63 wonderful years of marriage. She is survived by her children, Marjorie Traub-Cummings of Yarmouth, Maine, Francee Traub-Longmuir and her husband, Stephen of Topsfield, Leonard Traub and his wife, Cathy of Haverhill and Shari Traub and her husband, Peter of Andover; her grandchildren, Brendan, Jared, Stephanie, Peter, Travis, Haley and Scott. Family meant everything to Iris. She was generous, loving and enthusiastic. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Alzheimer’s Disease Association, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472. For online condolences and directions go to: www.goldmanfc.com. Goldman Funeral, Chapel, Malden.
Published on  September 16, 2015
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