102-year-old Tova Berlinski was born in the Polish town of Auschwitz, made aliyah before the Holocaust, and has made a career of painting the Jewish people's lives and loss.
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Eleazar Sukenik was an Israel archaeologist and professor who recognized the importance of the Dead Sea Scrolls, uncovered the Third Wall in Jerusalem, and raised sons who were also important Israelis.
An prize-winning environmentalist and radio host, Alon co-founded the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel.
Israeli author Aharon Appelfeld - who survived the Holocaust, won multiple literary awards, and published a book just three months ago - has passed away at the age of 85.
Uziel Gal was an Israeli gun designer, best remembered as the inventor and namesake of the Uzi submachine gun.