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Submitted by Deborah Toni Blankenberg

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - Tombstone
Approval Date: 3/18/2015 4:54 PM
Family Surname:
Country: Germany
Town: Bassum
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Please provide a full translation of the Hebrew inscription. Thank you! (photo credit: „Jüdischer Friedhof Bassum 053“ von Syker Fotograf - Eigenes Werk. Lizenziert unter GPL über Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:J%C3%BCdischer_Friedhof_Bassum_053.JPG#/media/File:J%C3%BCdischer_Friedhof_Bassum_053.JPG)

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On  Response 
3/18/2015 9:13 PM Here lies
A man of Yehuda
That went in the straight path he is Shimon son of Aron
Zilberberg passed away Sunday 17 Cheshvan and was buried in (with a) good name Thursday the 20th of Cheshvan 5647 (1887)
May his soul be bundled in the bundle of the living
(the last line is abbreviated, and is a classic ending of a Jewish tombstone)

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