12 October 2015
Today, October 12, 2015, a ceremony posthumously honoring Angele Larose from Villers-Poterie, Belgium, as Righteous Among the Nations will take place at Yad Vashem. The medal and certificate of honor will be presented to Mr. André Larose, grandson of Righteous Among the Nations Angele Larose. He will arrive especially from Belgium to attend the ceremony and accept the medal and certificate of honor on his grandmother’s behalf. The ceremony will be attended by Holocaust survivor Mrs. Theresa-Tova Silverstein, who was rescued by Angele Larose, her family, and Belgian Ambassador John Cornet D'elzius. The medal and certificate will be presented by Irena Steinfeldt, Director of the Department of the Righteous Among the Nations at Yad Vashem.