In Memory of:
Chana-Mindla (Mina Herzlikowicz) Wolkowicz
(see link to
Mina's essay and links to
video (4 parts) of Nathan interviewing Mina
and husband Pinchas Wolkowicz
and daughter Lily (married Floyd)
Family sailed from Le Havre/France on the SS Samaria;
arrived Halifax Nov 30, 1949 at Pier 21.
from info search:
Cunard White Star Limited; Samaria; Montreal, Quebec,
Halifax-Greenock, Liverpool, London, Southampton, Cherbourg, Havre,
Cuxhaven, number of passengers: 1604; in Halifax - November 29 1949
Family Tree (geneology page), and
written list of some family members, e.g.
Herzlikowicz family pictures,
Mina's family with names
Mina: Born in
Piotrkow Trybunalski, Poland (June 10, 1910 to Dec. 20, 2003)
Lily/Daughter born Dec 22, 1943 in Molotov, Russia.
Nathan/Son born Oct. 13, 1950, in Montreal Canada.
Passed away Thursday, June 9, 2011, in Houston, Texas.
(Beth Jacob cemetary, 2300 Almeda-Genoa Rd., Houston, TX.)
Writings/Art/Interview by/of Mina
newspaper announcement of exhibit for Nov. 28/79.
Collections, Creative Workds by Members of the Golden Age
Association, Montreal, September, 1979, Pages 5-7.
The Storm (poem published originally in Polish in 1947 after
returning from the camps in Russia. Mina translated it into English in
Montreal in 1978.)
Love and Hate - not Genetic (essay)
, by Henry Wolkowicz