Rachel Frenkel, mother of Naftali, hy”d. eulogized her son at his funeral in Nof Ayalon. “Naftali our love, everyone is saying you are in the world to come. We hoped you would be with us in this world for many more years.”
“There is not a drop of love or kindness that was wasted,” Frenkel said, referring to the prayers and efforts made by the IDF and by the public for her son’s safe return.