Story of the Jews
10:00 am
Mon February 24, 2014

Holocaust Survivor Says Forgive But, Don’t Forget

As national Holocaust Day of Remembrance approached, 92 year old Holocaust survivor Daniel Kereth said years on the run and in prison were life-defining.

Daniel Kereth of Bluefield, a Holocaust survivor.
Daniel Kereth of Bluefield, a Holocaust survivor.

As Kereth prepared to speak at a remembrance ceremony at Mountain State University in 2011, Suzanne Higgins visited him in his home in Bluefield.

  

Editor's Note: This story originally aired in April 2011. We are preparing to air a special series titled Story of the Jews, beginning March 25, 2014 on West Virginia PBS. West Virginia Public Radio will also highlight the Jewish experience in West Virginia in March 2014.

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