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LAST UPDATED: 11/14/2013 23:03

A memorial service was held during the Limmud FSU Conference in Jerusalem on Thursday for Saul Kagan, founder and Director of the Claims Conference, who recently passed away.

Rabbi Menachem Hacohen, Limmud FSU Rabbi; Chaim Chesler, founder of Limmud FSU; Herzl Makov, Begin Heritage Center Chairman; Matthew Bronfman, Limmud FSU International Steering Committee Chairman; Israel Peleg, CEO of Hashava; and MK Ze’ev Elkin, Deputy Foreign Minister.

Rabbi Menachem Hacohen, Limmud FSU Rabbi; Chaim Chesler, founder of Limmud FSU; Herzl Makov, Begin Heritage Center Chairman; Matthew Bronfman, Limmud FSU International Steering Committee Chairman; Israel Peleg, CEO of Hashava; and MK Ze’ev Elkin, Deputy Foreign Minister.

“There has been no other person like Saul Kagan with such  unflagging devotion to Holocaust victims and to the commemoration of the Holocaust for the coming generation,” Limmud FSU Rabbi Menachem Hacohen said at the ceremony.

“He was a faithful friend and supporter of Limmud FSU. The Limmud FSU family will remember Mr. Saul Kagan z”l with much respect and honor,” he added.