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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #80 on: March 30, 2020, 10:35:26 AM »
My shver was niftar motzei Shabbas in NYC. He was ‘lucky’ enough to get a Tahara but we had to bury him al tanai in a temporary grave so we can move him to Israel at a later date. Only option to get to Israel was via a private jet but body could not be escorted by anyone due to the quarantine laws.

I have to say this has been one of the most gut wrenching, heart breaking experiences of my life and watch someone who was a true yoreh shamyim to have had a levya with a few people in the rain at the grave site. Not being able to say Kaddish for him, not have a shiva and give proper respect to him has been truly unbearable.

This is not to mention he was isolated in an icu unit for two weeks by himself on a ventilator and died by himself with his children not being able to goodbye.

I am not someone who would typically share this info but people need to know what we are dealing with here. The pain is too much.
BD'E  heart wrenching.
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #81 on: March 30, 2020, 10:37:31 AM »
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From Boro Park. people knew him from Roth & Co an accountant over there until recently, or from Bike4chai he was a rider.
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #84 on: March 30, 2020, 12:47:22 PM »

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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #85 on: March 30, 2020, 12:51:34 PM »
Was he not well ?

Heart attack. His (and family's) covid tests came back negative.
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #86 on: March 30, 2020, 01:55:14 PM »
My shver was niftar motzei Shabbas in NYC. He was ‘lucky’ enough to get a Tahara but we had to bury him al tanai in a temporary grave so we can move him to Israel at a later date. Only option to get to Israel was via a private jet but body could not be escorted by anyone due to the quarantine laws.

I have to say this has been one of the most gut wrenching, heart breaking experiences of my life and watch someone who was a true yoreh shamyim to have had a levya with a few people in the rain at the grave site. Not being able to say Kaddish for him, not have a shiva and give proper respect to him has been truly unbearable.

This is not to mention he was isolated in an icu unit for two weeks by himself on a ventilator and died by himself with his children not being able to goodbye.

I am not someone who would typically share this info but people need to know what we are dealing with here. The pain is too much.


Just awful :(
Thank you for sharing.
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #87 on: March 30, 2020, 02:23:59 PM »
My shver was niftar motzei Shabbas in NYC. He was ‘lucky’ enough to get a Tahara but we had to bury him al tanai in a temporary grave so we can move him to Israel at a later date. Only option to get to Israel was via a private jet but body could not be escorted by anyone due to the quarantine laws.

I have to say this has been one of the most gut wrenching, heart breaking experiences of my life and watch someone who was a true yoreh shamyim to have had a levya with a few people in the rain at the grave site. Not being able to say Kaddish for him, not have a shiva and give proper respect to him has been truly unbearable.

This is not to mention he was isolated in an icu unit for two weeks by himself on a ventilator and died by himself with his children not being able to goodbye.

I am not someone who would typically share this info but people need to know what we are dealing with here. The pain is too much.
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #88 on: March 30, 2020, 02:38:08 PM »
My shver was niftar motzei Shabbas in NYC. He was ‘lucky’ enough to get a Tahara but we had to bury him al tanai in a temporary grave so we can move him to Israel at a later date. Only option to get to Israel was via a private jet but body could not be escorted by anyone due to the quarantine laws.

I have to say this has been one of the most gut wrenching, heart breaking experiences of my life and watch someone who was a true yoreh shamyim to have had a levya with a few people in the rain at the grave site. Not being able to say Kaddish for him, not have a shiva and give proper respect to him has been truly unbearable.

This is not to mention he was isolated in an icu unit for two weeks by himself on a ventilator and died by himself with his children not being able to goodbye.

I am not someone who would typically share this info but people need to know what we are dealing with here. The pain is too much.
BDE. Very sorry for your loss

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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #89 on: March 30, 2020, 03:10:07 PM »
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"Rabbi Sabol, 64, the composer of this gorgeous song about the Yom Kippur war passes from the cursed virus. In his memory listen to his beautiful melody."

https://www.chabad.org/multimedia/music_cdo/aid/967892/jewish/It-Happened-Yom-Kippur.htm/
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #90 on: March 30, 2020, 03:39:32 PM »
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #91 on: March 30, 2020, 03:43:49 PM »
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #92 on: March 30, 2020, 04:40:21 PM »
My shver was niftar motzei Shabbas in NYC. He was ‘lucky’ enough to get a Tahara but we had to bury him al tanai in a temporary grave so we can move him to Israel at a later date. Only option to get to Israel was via a private jet but body could not be escorted by anyone due to the quarantine laws.

I have to say this has been one of the most gut wrenching, heart breaking experiences of my life and watch someone who was a true yoreh shamyim to have had a levya with a few people in the rain at the grave site. Not being able to say Kaddish for him, not have a shiva and give proper respect to him has been truly unbearable.

This is not to mention he was isolated in an icu unit for two weeks by himself on a ventilator and died by himself with his children not being able to goodbye.

I am not someone who would typically share this info but people need to know what we are dealing with here. The pain is too much.

Sorry for your loss. Aveilus is extremely hard. Things like this are just salt in the wounds. May you find nechamos at this difficult time, and may hashem give you the opportunity to give your shver the burial he wanted after this is over.

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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #93 on: March 30, 2020, 05:05:11 PM »
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #94 on: March 30, 2020, 05:12:08 PM »
"Rabbi Sabol, 64, the composer of this gorgeous song about the Yom Kippur war passes from the cursed virus. In his memory listen to his beautiful melody."

https://www.chabad.org/multimedia/music_cdo/aid/967892/jewish/It-Happened-Yom-Kippur.htm/
BDE. He composed the words or the tune? I thought that the tune is much older.

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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #95 on: March 30, 2020, 05:16:10 PM »
BDE. He composed the words or the tune? I thought that the tune is much older.
Seems like the lyrics to me.
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #96 on: March 30, 2020, 05:19:21 PM »
Seems like the lyrics to me.
Where did you quote from?

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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #97 on: March 30, 2020, 05:21:28 PM »
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #98 on: March 30, 2020, 06:37:29 PM »
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
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