Jewish cemetery in U City recovers from massive vandalism, holds rededication ceremony

Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery Executive Director Anita Feigenbaum (L) explains how headstones that were toppeled over, were repaired or replaced to members of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis, following a rededication ceremony in University City on Sunday Aug. 6. More than 100 headstones were knocked over or destroyed at the 124-year-old cemetery on Feb. 20. No one has been apprehended or taken responsibility for the damage. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery Executive Director Anita Feigenbaum (L) explains how headstones that were toppeled over, were repaired or replaced to members of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis, following a rededication ceremony in University City, Missouri on August 6, 2017. Over 100 headstones were knocked over or destroyed at the 124-year-old cemetery on February 20, 2017. No one has been apprehended or taken responsibility for the damage. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

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