Mr. Abraham Cristall, Edmonton’s first Jewish citizen, purchased land on the south side of the North Saskatchewan river on May 26, 1907, for a Jewish Cemetery. The land was located at 7622-101 Ave., which still serves as the community cemetery.Find out more →
The original Edmonton Men’s Chevra Kadisha members were chosen from the original founders of the Beth Israel Synagogue in 1907. The society was officially incorporated in 1925. The women’s Chevra Kadisha got started unofficially in 1914.Find out more →
Will take place: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 4:00pm
At the: Edmonton Jewish Cemetery Chapel - 7622 101 Ave.
Predeceased by Survived by husband Walter and son Roman Kaplansky.
Grandsons Benjamin and Noah.