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Mina and Nevo
Mina, her brother and mother
Mina Dorfen's Story

The Beginning 
Mina was born in Chelm, Poland on January 1st 1934 .Her parents’ names were Isaac Jacob Ajl and Bat- Sheva(Orenstein).
 
 
 
Leaving Poland 
She left Poland in 1938 with her mother and  brother  in order to join her father in Swizerland. 
 
Education
She went to a cronvent school till she was 12 years old. Later, she went to high school and college in Johannesburg. 
 
 
More About Mina 
In 1951 she joined her parents, who lived in Bulawayo, Rhodesia (Zimbabwe).
 
 
Mina’s Family
She has one brother named Mike, who lives in Ashkelon with his family
 
Marriage
 In Zimbabwe she married Bernard Dorfan and they have two children – a son and a daughter. 
 
 
 
 Mina’s Son
 Mina’s son, Joel Kevan, lives in San Diego with his family.
 
 Mina’s Daughter
 Mina’s daughter, Claire Melanie, lives in London with her family.
 
 
 
Travels
 She went to live in Johannesburg in 1976. Then she lived in New Jersey for 3 and half years. Later she returned to Johannesburg. 
 
 Aliyah
 Finally, Mina came to Israel in 2011, where she lives happily today with her husband.
 
Relatives
 
Reflection
I enjoyed working with Mina so much. I really hope to see her again soon.
Click here to watch Mina's presentation on YouTube

מילון

convent school
A convent school is just like a normal school but the difference between the other schools and the convent school is that it is a one in which the teachers are nuns (from www.ask.com)

ציטוטים

” Finally, Mina came to Israel in 2011, where she lives happily today with her husband“