Funeral for Laura Axel, z'l

Mayer & Ethel Lerner Sanctuary

Funeral service for Laura Axel, mother of Ohr Kodesh member Leslie (& Sam) Kaplan.   The funeral service will take place at Ohr Kodesh on Sunday, April 15 at 1:30 PM.

Following the funeral, the family will receive visitors at the home of Leslie & Sam Kaplan, 7710 Woodmont Avenue, #510 in Bethesda.

The burial will take place on Monday, April 16, in New York.

Shiva will be observed at the Kaplan home from Tuesday through Thursday, with an evening minyan service each night at 7:30 PM.

May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem. 

If you wish to make a memorial contribution, please visit our website,, or contact Ellen Feldman at the synagogue office at efeldman [at] ohrkodesh [dot] org or 240-450-3484 (direct).

Ohr Kodesh Congregation

8300 Meadowbrook Lane
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 589-3880
Fax:  (301) 495-4801

Email: executivedirector@

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