Headstones

Choose a headstone from the drop-down list and click "Go" to view a photo of the headstone, where the headstone is located in the cemetery, and if possible, a transcription and translation of the writing on the stone.

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Forest Cemetery Stones

Headstone A-33

Row 9, Col 1

transcription

headstone

The modest woman
And one who was upright
Hannah Riklah(*1)
the daughter of Hillel
Yafo
She departed with a good name
On the 10th of Shevat in the year 5688 (1928)
May her soul be bound up in the bonds of life

 

(*1) Unclear as to whether this is a patranymic

 

 

 

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