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Updated Shiva Information: Loss in the Beth El Community: Betty Trachtman z"l - Mother of Sima (Mitchell) Littman

In sorrow, we inform you of the passing of Betty Trachtman z"l,
mother of our member, Sima (Mitchell) Littman.
The funeral took place yesterday.

Outdoor Shiva visits are welcome and will be held at the home of Sima's brother, Chaim Trachtman (33 Lovell Road, New Rochelle, NY) according to the following schedule:



Friday, April 9 - Shiva will be held until 3:00 PM. 


Sunday April 11 - Shiva will be held all day with Minyan at 7:20 PM.


Monday April 12 - Shiva will be held all day with Minyan at 7:20 PM.


Tuesday April 13 - Shiva will be held all day with Minyan at 7:20 PM.


Wednesday April 14. Shiva will conclude in the morning following Shacharit.  


Masks and social distancing will be required.  

Messages of condolence may be sent to Sima at  Just as with a shiva visit in which the mourners are not expected to "entertain"/care for others during this time, please do not expect a reply, but know that your message is a great source of comfort to Sima as she navigates her loss. 


May the Littman family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.



Mark Silver, President


Members of our community who have suffered the loss of a loved one have been comforted by the generosity of donations made in the memory of those they have lost.  If you would like to make a donation to Beth El Synagogue Center please click here.


Beth El Synagogue Center
1324 North Avenue
New Rochelle, NY 10804

914.235.2700 phone

914.235.2718 fax

Wed, May 18 2022 17 Iyyar 5782