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  Tishrei 20, 5772 , 18/10/11

Legendary Sexton Yosef Vitelson Passes Away

Legendary gabbai (synagogue sexton) Yosef Vitelson passed away Monday evening in Jerusalem. His age was estimated at 80.

Vitelson's funeral is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. at the Har Hamenuchot cemetery in the Giv'at Shaul section of the capital.

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