January 9, 2011
Twitter, Wikipedia report that singer Debbie Friedman has died [DEVELOPING STORY]
[UPDATE] This story has been confirmed. Click here for the complete article.
Rabbi Paul Kipnes of Congregation Or Ami writes on his Twitter page:
Friedman had been in critical condition and was being held on a respirator in a medically-induced coma in an Orange County, California hospital.
A healing service was scheduled for Sunday evening at the Manhattan JCC and was set to be viewed online. There is no word if the service will become a memorial tribute or not.
Watch a video tribute to Debbie Friedman