Gabriella Labson

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Oh, dear family, I found the obituary for Gabriella today, Sunday.
I learned when my adoptive father, R' Sam Penner, z'l, died: it is said that when someone dies on a shabbos, it means their work in this world is truly complete.
I remember Gabe telling me that after Harry, z'l, died, during the year of shiva, she would go to the early morning minyan. First she began bringing a jar of herring and some bread. Then she suggested that so long

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Posted by: Eve Ilsen - Boulder, CO   Jun 18, 2017

"Great is the power of might and mind, but only love can make us kind, And all we are and hope to be, Is empty pride and vanity. If love is not a part of all, the greatest man is very small." Wm. Shakespeare
I do not know whom I shall sit and read poetry with now - or who will sing with me anytime, anywhere - or get up and dance for the sheer joy of it - or

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Posted by: Laurie Mikolaycik - San Diego, CA   Jun 13, 2017