George Spooner

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Holocaust survivor George Spooner (center) lights a candle of remembrance during the Yom HaShoah commemoration on Sunday at Congregation Shaare Emeth. He is flanked by Kent Hirschfelder, a past board chair of the Holocaust Museum and Learning Center of St. Louis, and his spouse, Patricia Spooner.  At right, Holocaust survivor Mendel Rosenberg is flanked by Renee Silverstein and his son, Stuart Rosenberg, as he speaks during the Yom HaShoah event.  For a gallery of images from the event, visit stljewishlight.com/multimedia. PHOTO: Bill Motchan