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Mervin Morris, founder of Mervyns stores, Atherton resident dies at 101

Original post made on Sep 11, 2021

Philanthropist, Atherton resident and founder of Mervyns department stores Mervin Morris died at 101. "We were just so lucky to have had him with us — and in such extraordinary mental capacity — for so long," said his granddaughter.

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Posted by M.M
a resident of Menlo Park: Fair Oaks
on Sep 11, 2021 at 2:44 am

M.M is a registered user.

My condolences to Mr. Marvin G. Morris Family, May he Rest In Peace. Thank you so much for helping out in our Community as much as you did. You will highly Be missed.

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