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Category: Tombstone
Approval Date: 8/18/2013 3:55 PM
Family Surname: Tobin
Country: USA
Town: Ferndale
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I'd like to get a translation of the stone.

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8/18/2013 5:34 PM Here lies a righteous man, simple and honest, suddenly taken from his world.....
Efraim Moshe son of Yehuda TOBIN died 13 Sivan 5685 (June 5, 1925)
May his soul be bound up in the bond of (everlasting) life.

The stone has an acrostic. The first letter of each line 1-5 spells out the name Ephraim. The second name Moshe starts the 6th line. (notice the dots above each of the letters forming the acrostic)
8/20/2013 4:37 AM And in addition to the above, the first 6 lines are in rhymes.
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