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Selma Engel, 96

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Wednesday, December 05, 2018 Selma Engel, 96 Selma (Saartje) Engel (nee Wynberg), of Branford, a former Westport resident, died Dec. 4 in an assisted living facility in East Haven. She was 96. Born in Zwolle, the Netherlands, she was the widow of Chaim Engel, with whom she escaped from the Nazi’s Sobibor extermination camp in Eastern Poland, and lived out the rest of the Holocaust hidden by Polish peasants in their barn. After Russia defeated the Nazis in Poland, the couple returned to Zwolle…

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