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Family meal: Seniors celebrate the beginning of Passover at KleinLife with a pre-holiday Seder. Rabbi Sandra Berliner (left) and Miriam Schupaucheveci say a prayer for health and unity. MARIA YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO

About 150 senior citizens marked the eight-day observance of the Jewish festival of Passover with a pre-holiday Seder at KleinLife, 10100 Jamison Ave.

MARIA YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO

The Seder included ethnic dishes associated with the holiday. The celebration was led by Rabbi Sandra Berliner and cantor Paul Frimark.

Passover, which began at sunset on Monday, commemorates the exodus of the ancient Israelites after they were freed from slavery in Egypt. ••