Doris Kolber of Sanibel passed away on Dec. 30, 2009. She was 86.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Dec. 28, 1923, Mrs. Kolber worked with her husband - Marc Kolber - in the writing instrument business, as owners of the New Diamond Pen Company in New York. She and Marc retired to Sanibel in 1970. Doris was active for many years, along with Marc, in the Sanibel Shell Club.
She is survived by a nephew, Rick Bell, his wife, Polly Thomas, and their three children.
Funeral services will be held in New York and memorial services on Sanibel at a later date.