Body of hostage Yehudit Weiss found in Gaza

IDF finds body in building adjacent to Shifa Hospital next to RPG, assault rifle and munitions; 65-yearl old Weiss had been in the middle of treatment for breast cancer when abducted; her husband was murdered in the massacre
The IDF said on Thursday that the body of 65-year-old Yehudit Weiss, who was abducted by the Hamas terrorist on October was found by troops operating in Gaza city, from a building adjacent to Shifa Hospital.
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The military said weapons and military equipment was found at the location. Her husband was murdered by the terrorists in their massacre.
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יהודית וייס
יהודית וייס
Yehudit Weiss
She has been diagnosed with breast cancer three months before her abduction and was in the midst of treatment when she was taken.
Weiss, the mother of five, worked with the young children at the Kibbutz and had completed her studies as a nurse.
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הנזק לבתים בקיבות בארי
הנזק לבתים בקיבות בארי
Destruction at Be'eri after Hamas massacre
(Photo: Abir Sultan / EPA)
Friends and family said of Yehudit that she had recently retired and loved to travel, read and bake and of course play with her five grandchildren. Even after being diagnosed with cancer, she did not slow down.
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