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Headstone 40






Here lies buried
An important and endearing woman
Mrs. Elkeh Welbel
The daughter of R. Simchah Arkin
She departed on the Holy Sabbath the 19th of Sivan
The Year 5698 (1938)
May her soul be bound up in the bonds of life.


Transcription and Translation Copyright 2005 Rabbi Edward S. Boraz, Dartmouth College Hillel.