Paper booklet with typed text and graphics throughout. Includes itinerary, names of 11 victims, text of "We Remember," acknowledgements, and additional information. Include two quotations by Mahatma Gandhi.
The Jewish Association on Aging held a gathering of remembrance at its Weinberg Terrace facility for Tree of Life Congregation, Congregation Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregation to commemorate the first year since the attack at the Tree of Life Synagogue on October 27, 2018. The event included various readings, remarks by Jan Kellough, Mark Snavely, Jeff Ruttenberg, a memorial candle lighting ceremony, a recitation of the mourner's kaddish performed by Irv Krasnopoler, and music by the Chamber Orchestra of Pittsburgh.
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