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Sincere Condolences to Zoya Raynes (Friedman)

Published on Feb 9, 2020

We regret to inform you of the passing of 

SVETLANA RAYNES

Sister of our member Zoya Raynes (Friedman)

 
The funeral will take place at 3:00 PM on Sunday afternoon.
at 
Levinson Chapel
8900 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
 
Shib`ah will be observed at 
20 West 72nd Street
Apt. 308
 
Visiting hours 
Monday - Thursday from 3:00 - 9:00 pm
(`Arbit at 7:00 pm)
 
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
 
   
 
To honor the memory of Svetlana Raynes 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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