JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Rabbi and wife buried separately? Why #general


Well, given that they were orthodox, they might have
kept to a strict interpretation of Jewish law which
keeps the genders apart possibly even after death.

Yehuda Herskowitz

--- Howie Axelrod <> wrote:

What is the Orthodox practice of burial in such a situation? Is there
a religious reason for an Orthodox Rabbi and a wife that pre-deceased
him to be burried separately?

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