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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Section A: Section B: Section C:    
Section D: Section E: Section F:    
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Forest Cemetery Stones

Headstone C-2

Row 1, Col 2

Here lies buried

A modest, God-fearing woman, Mrs.
Hayyah Sarah [Shebach] (*1) the daughter of R.
Shimon the Levi.  She departed
On the second day of the month of Tevet
In the year 5695 (1905)
May her soul be bound in the bonds of life

 

(*1) Difficult to determine whether the second name is patronym or Sarah

 

 

 

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