Bereaved Father Attends Funeral of Wife and Three Children

YERUSHALAYIM -
The scene of the fatal accident between a bus and two cars on Route 89 in the northern Galilee, Wednesday. (David Cohen/Flash90)

The funeral for the mother and her three children killed during a devastating crash in northern Israel on Wednesday between a bus and multiple other vehicles was held Thursday afternoon.

Mrs. Moran Ben-Eli, 35, and her children, Dekel, 15, Liam, 12, and Annael, 5, z”l, of Ma’alot-Tarshiha were laid to rest at the cemetery in the city.

Moran’s husband and the children’s father, Reuven Ben-Eli, who was also in the car and was hospitalized in serious condition, attended the funeral on a stretcher. He was told of their deaths Thursday morning when he woke up in Rambam Medical Center in Haifa, and was transported to the funeral by ambulance. He was accompanied by a specialist of intensive care from the Rambam Medical Center.