The Fisherman's Grave

It was at my grandfather’s funeral that I first noticed the unique gravestone. My grandfather was a world traveller in his days at the Merchant Marines. He had many stories of coming into contact with Kamikaze suicide pilots and transporting Nazi prisoners of war. He also was active in the transportation of thousands of Jews from the ravages of Europe to the shores of Israel. After the war, he returned to his hometown of Buffalo with his wife and stayed there to raise his family. He had many ups and downs during his lifetime, but through it all he remained … Continue reading The Fisherman's Grave