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We mourn the loss of Solomon Saporta

Published on Jun 8, 2021

We regret to inform you of the passing of our member
 
SOLOMON SAPORTA
 
father of Laura Long, Rose Saporta, and William Saporta.

The funeral will take place on
Wednesday June 9th at 1:15 pm at the
Shearith Israel Cemetery (Beth Olam) in Ridgewood, Queens.

Located at the intersection of Cypress Hills Street and the Jackie Robinson Parkway.
 

Shib`ah information to follow.

 

מן השמים תנוחמו
 
 
If you would like to honor the memory of Solomon Saporta with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here.  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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