“I’m just trying to apply the principle of returning dust to dust,” he said.
Funeral services will be at Congregation Beth Chaim in Princeton, New Jersey, where the victim, Samantha Josephson, grew up.
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The only couple to die in the Pittsburgh synagogue bloodbath were laid to rest Thursday.
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The coroner is delaying one funeral by at least two weeks and mandating an autopsy, both of which contravene Jewish law.
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The casket allegedly plummeted suddenly and unexpectedly into the grave, causing the shrouded body to be visible.
Daniel Beer, an 11-year-old Jewish boy, died at summer camp in Pennsylvania on Monday and was mourned at a Wednesday funeral in New Jersey.