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Sincere Condolence to Roberto Salama

Published on Jan 6, 2020

We regret to inform you of the passing of 


Father of our member Roberto Salama.
The funeral will take place today (Monday) January 6th
in Cochabamba, Bolivia. 
Shib'ah will be observed at the Salama residence in Cohchabamba, Bolivia.
Visiting during Shib'ah will be from Monday-Thursday and until 12pm on Friday. 
Condolences can be sent by email to
To honor the memory of Ricardo Salama with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here or call the office at 212-873-0300 x228.  To support families during shibah, please consider a donation to the Hebra Hased Va'Amet. The family will be notified of your donation.

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