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Sincere condolences to Sharon Sasson, on the passing of her father, Ronald Schechter

Published on Sep 23, 2018

Husband of Jane Flechner

Father of our member Sharon Sasson.

 

The funeral took place on Wednesday of Succot.  

Shib'ah will be observed at the home of

 

Rafe and Sharon Sasson

17 West 71st Street

Apt. 2-A

 

Visiting hours  begin Tuesday evening , October 2nd, and conclude after the morning service on Monday, October 8th.

 

A complete schedule is below:

 

Tuesday Evening, October 2nd:  

Visitors welcome 7:45 - 9:45 PM.

 

Wednesday, October 3rd:

Visitors welcome from 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM; and  6:00 - 9:30 PM

Shahrit  at 7:30 AM ;  Minha/ Arbit  at 6:15 PM.

 

Thursday, October 4th:

Visitors welcome from 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM; and  6:00 - 9:30 PM

Shahrit  at 7:30 AM ;  Minha/ Arbit  at 6:15 PM. 

 

Friday, October 5th:

Shahrit  at 7:30 AM -  Visitors welcome until 2:00 PM.

 

Saturday, October 6th:

Visitors welcome 7:45 - 9:45 PM.

Sunday October 7th

Visitors welcome all day until 9:30 PM

Shahrit  at 8:30 AM ;  Minha/ Arbit  at 6:15 PM 

 

Monday, October 8th

Shahrit  at 7:30 AM -  Conclusion of Shib'ah.

If you would like to honor the memory of Ron Schechter with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here or call the office at 212-873-0300 x228.  You can also help support families in mourning with a donation to the Hebra Hased Va'Amet; The family will be notified of your donation.

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