Temple Beth Israel

Temple Beth Israel is Altoona, Pennsylvania's Reform Jewish Congregation. Founded at the turn of the last century, Temple Beth Israel has been an active part of the Altoona and greater Jewish community for nearly 100 years.
Apr 27 2015

Office Deli Day Leftovers

We have an extra 2 pounds of turkey breast from our Office Deli Day that we are selling for only $6. Please call the office if you would like to purchase.

Thanks to everyone who sold and/or bought sandwiches for our Annual Office Deli Day. It was a success!!! Thanks especially to Sue Holzer for organizing this event once again.


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Audrey Korotkin

Funeral Service for Charlotte Morris

Posted on April 21st, 2015 by Audrey Korotkin

We are saddened to tell our congregation and community that our beloved Charlotte Lee Morris has passed away at the age of 90. Charlotte died on Monday, April 20th, in Baltimore, Maryland. I will officiate at the funeral at Temple Beth Israel, 3004 Union Avenue, on Friday, April 24th. Friends may gather with the family beginning at 9 AM, the funeral will begin at 10 AM and will be immediately followed by interment and graveside prayers at Mount Sinai Cemetery. We will remember Charlotte for kaddish at services on Friday night. Shiva will begin at her house at the conclusion of Shabbat, and the family will greet well-wishers each evening from 6:00-8:00 PM beginning on Saturday night, April 25th through Thursday night, April 30th. We will miss Charlotte’s youthful exuberance, her cu

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