Monday, February 02, 2009

100-year-old Holocaust survivor dies in NY fire 

A community is mourning the loss of a 100-year-old Holocaust survivor who was killed in a fire at his home in Brooklyn.

Authorities say David Weiss, a Satmar Hasidic Jew, died Saturday in a fire that raged through his home in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn.

A funeral for Weiss was held on Sunday.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.


Baruch Dayan Emes....


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