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Sincere condolences to Dr. Alberto (Avi) Yohananoff on the passing of his mother, Bella Yohananoff

Published on Mar 27, 2017

The funeral took place today in Jerusalem.


Shibah will be observed in Tel Aviv at the home of 

Sarah Horn

5 Zikhron Ya'akov Street

Tel Aviv, Israel


Avi can be reached by telephone to 646-284-5600 

or by email to 

If you would like to honor the memory of Bella Yohananoff with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here or call the office at 212-873-0300 x228. 

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