Name:
Sue Doobov - previously Sue Gans
Family:
Married to Betari - Mervyn Doobov - in  Brisbane. Arrived in Israel 1998. Living in Jerusalem
since 1998 after six months in Merkaz Klita in Ra'anana.Two children:   Ilana - married with
three children living  in Modi'in. Arieh  lives in Jerusalem when not in the  FSU for his work for 
JOINT.
Betar History:
Was involved in the early days of Betar in Brisbane from about 1959.  Was the first to go to
Machon LeMadrichei Ha'aretz from Betar in  Brisbane in 1961 - with Evie Katz (Skall).
Honours:
Mervyn and I lived in Canberra for over 30 years prior to coming on  aliya. For our involvement
in the Jewish community [in Australia] we were  awarded Medals ofthe Order of Australia which
were presented to us at the Australian Embassy in Israel. Our family, along with the Rosings
and Miriam Barasch (Gottlieb), were present. See this.
THEN......
.after Tallebudgera,
Queensland camp, 1960
...AND NOW.
Back row (L to R): Arieh (son), Ilana Cohen
(daughter), Mervyn Doobov, Sue Doobov,
Ofer  Cohen (Ilana's husband)
Front row (L to R): Asahel, Ma'ayan, and
Yishai Cohen
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Sue passed away August 5, 2012. This page is being retained as a memorial to her.
Sue Doobov
Contributed: 2004