Funeral services for Morris Lee Starr, an accomplished Denver chef and kashrus supervisor, took place Nov. 8 at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Rabbi Selwyn Franklin and Cantors Joel Lichterman and Zachary Kutner officiated at services for Mr. Starr who passed away Nov. 6, 2009.
A native of Des Moines, Mr. Starr was born July 7, 1955, the son of Holocaust survivors Zesa and Fanny Starr. He resided in Denver for most of his life. He was educated at George Washington High School, the Culinary Institute of America and Metropolitan State College, where he did his undergraduate studies.