Israel's First Lady, Nechama Rivlin, 1945 - 2019
Israel's first lady Nechama Rivlin, wife of President Reuven Rivlin, lies in state at the Jerusalem Theatre as the public pays last respects to a woman much loved and respected. Rivlin died at the age of 73 after battling with a respiratory disease for years and undergoing a lung transplant in March 2019. Rivlin will be buried in the Leaders of the Nation Plot at Mt. Herzl Cemetery in Jerusalem.