YWN regrets to inform you of the Petirah of Reb Shmuel Kunda Z”L, who was Niftar this evening following a lengthy illness.
The unusually talented Reb Shmuel Z”L, educated tens of thousands of children worldwide through his popular children’s books and music CDs. He was approximately 65 years old.
Reb Shmuel Z”L, who resided with family in Lakewood the last few years after becoming ill, was Niftar in Cleveland. His wife, Naomi A”H was Niftar in 2010.
The Levaya will be taking place tomorrow in Lakewood, and the Kevura will be taking place in Eretz Yisroel.
Exact times will be published when available.
Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.