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We mourn the loss of our member, Hetty Te Korte

Published on Jan 8, 2018

We regret to inform you of the passing of our member




Mother of Odette Springer.


The Funeral will take place at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, January 9, 2018

at Beth Olam - Shearith Israel Cemetery.

(At the intersection of the Jackie Robinson Parkway and Cypress Hills Street; 

for GPS use 2 Cypress Hills Street, Brooklyn.)


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To honor the memory of Hetty te Korte with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here, or to sponsor a mourners' meal, click here. The family will be notified of your gesture.


Commemorative Synagogue Plates

Plates depicting Shearith Israel's five historic synagogue buildings as well the Touro Synagogue in Newport, RI.

West 11th Street Cemetery

The West Eleventh Street cemetery, the second historic cemetery of Congregation Shearith Israel, was consecrated on February 27, 1805.