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Sincere Condolences to Dr. Ira Kalfus on the passing of his mother, Frieda Kalfus

Published on Nov 20, 2018

We regret to inform you of the passing of
 
FRIEDA KALFUS
 
Mother of our member Dr. Ira Kalfus.

 
The funeral will take place Wednesday, November 21 at 9:00 am at 
Riverside Memorial Chapel
21 Broad St. W
Mt. Vernon NY 10552 
 

Shibah will be observed as follows: 

Wednesday, November 21 
(following burial) 
at the home of Grace Kalfus and Bruce Gold
38 Disbrow Circle
New Rochelle, NY 10804
 
Shibah will continue Thursday - Tuesday
at the home of 
Ira Kalfus and Elisheva Rothstein
1 West 85 Street Apt 2A
New York, NY 10024

Thursday, November 22 
(Thanksgiving Day)
Shacharit 8:30 am
Mincha 4:15 pm
Visitors until 9:30 pm

Friday, November 23
Shacharit 8:00 am
Visitors until 1 PM

Saturday, November 24
Visitors from 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Sunday, November 25
Shacharit 8:30 am
Mincha 4:15 pm
Visitors until 9:30 pm

Monday, November 26 
Shacharit 8:00 am
Mincha 4:15 pm
Visitors until 9:30 pm

Tuesday, November 27
Shacharit 8:00 am
Shibah will conclude following Shacharit
 
 
If you would like to honor the memory of Frieda Kalfus with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here.  To help support families during shibah please consider a donation to the Hebra Hased Va'Amet; the family will be notified.

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