Eliyahu Wajswol (1924 – 2011)


Elijahu Oyzer Wajswol , 87, died Thursday December 22, 2011. He leaves his beloved partner of 28 years, Natalie Gagliardi; his children, Eran and Sharon, Daughter in law Debra Van Sickle; two grandchildren Chelsea & Ethan and his former wife Pnina. Born in Poland in 1923 and raised in Israel, son of Jacob and Zipora Wajswol, he was a resident of New Rochelle and Boynton Beach, FL. He served in the Royal Air Force during WWII and in the Israeli Army in the 1948 and 1967 wars.

He ran a retail store in Eastchester, was an extraordinary ocean swimmer and active in Congregation Anshe Sholom, New Rochelle. He helped manage the Beach Club at Marina’s Edge where he resided and life at both his NY and FL residences. A graveside funeral service will be held on December 23, 2011 at 1:00pm at Sharon Gardens in Valhalla.

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