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Levaya Of Hagaon HaRav Mordechai Krauss ZATZAL, Rosh Yeshivah of Yeshivas Ohr Hachaim in Queens

Levaya Of Hagaon HaRav Mordechai Krauss ZATZAL, Rosh Yeshivah of Yeshivas Ohr Hachaim in Queens
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Mordechai Krauss ZATZLA, Rosh Yeshivah of Yeshivas Ohr Hachaim in Queens. He was Niftar on Tuesday evening. Rav Krauss served as the Rosh HaYeshiva since since 1983, and was a renown Gadol B'Torah. He was a Talmid of Hagaon HaRav Binyamin Paler ZATZAL, and Hagaon HaRav Berel Soloveitchik ZATZAL. The Levaya will be today, Wednesday morning, June 29th, 10:00AM at Yeshiva Ohr Hachaim located at 141-61 71st Avenue, at the corner of Main ...
(3 opinions  |   June 29 )

Tragedy In Israel: Mekubal HaRav Maimon Revach Struck And Killed By A Vehicle

Tragedy In Israel: Mekubal HaRav Maimon Revach Struck And Killed By A Vehicle
Mekubal HaRav Maimon Revach, in his 80s, was struck by a vehicle and critically injured while crossing a street in an authorized crosswalk in Rishon L’Tzion on Monday night the eve of 22 Sivan. He was pronounced dead upon arrival at Assaf HaRofeh Hospital. Rav Revach was the rav of Beit Dagan. The levaya took place in his home community on Tuesday morning. (YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)
(Add your opinion  |   June 28 )

BDE: Sudden Petirah of Bostoner Rebbe of Beit Shemesh ZATZAL; Niftar in New Jersey

BDE: Sudden Petirah of Bostoner Rebbe of Beit Shemesh ZATZAL; Niftar in New Jersey
1:30AM ET: The Bostoner Rebbe from Beit Shemesh was Niftar moments ago at Jersey Shore Medical University Center, TLS is reporting. The Rebbe Zatzal was in Lakewood for a granddaughter’s Chasunah, and on Shabbos suddenly suffered a heart attack and went into cardiac arrest. Hatzolah rushed to the Rebbe’s aid and managed to bring back a pulse. The Rebbe was transported to JSUMC, where he began recuperating. Several hours ago he suddenly took a turn for the worse and they were ...
(3 opinions  |   June 24 )

TRAGEDY IN LAKEWOOD: R' Yitzchok Meir Weisberger Z'L Struck And Killed By Vehicle

TRAGEDY IN LAKEWOOD: R' Yitzchok Meir Weisberger Z'L Struck And Killed By Vehicle
Tragedy struck Lakewood early Monday morning as the word spread of the Petira of R' Yitzchok Meir Weisberger Z"L, who was Niftar from injuries sustained when he was struck by a vehicle on Sunday night in Lakewood. He was approximately 65 years old. R' Yitzchok was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of County Line Road and Squankum Road just after 10:00PM, TLS is reporting. Lakewood Hatzolah was on the scene in seconds, and found him with critical injuries. He was rushed to the Jersey ...
(2 opinions  |   June 20 )

Levaya Of Mrs. Michal Leshinsky A'H

Levaya Of Mrs. Michal Leshinsky A'H
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs Michal Leshinsky A"H, after suffering from an illness the past three years. She was 38 years old. She is the wife of R' Yitzy Leshinsky. Mrs Leshinsky was a well known ballas chesed who together with her husband raised a beautiful Mishpacha of 5 children who are all following is her ways of Torah and Chesed. She was the daughter of veteran Flatbush Hatzolah Paramedic Moti Leiser, and the daughter in law of Hagaon HaRav Yeruchim Leshinsky ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 19 )

TRAGIC UPDATE: Body And PaddelBoard Of Gary Turkel Z'L Recovered In Atlantic Ocean

TRAGIC UPDATE: Body And PaddelBoard Of Gary Turkel Z'L Recovered In Atlantic Ocean
The extensive search for Gary Turkel has come to a sad ending moments ago. A tugboat travelling around 30 miles off the coast of Johns Beach - on the Atlantic Ocean - came across a body along with a paddelboard on Friday morning. The Coast Guard was immediately notified, and the body was brought ashore. Family members were driven from Riverdale, and sadly, the confirmation was made at 10:15AM - that Mr. Gary [Chaim Yosef] Turkel Z"L was Niftar. The Rockaway Nassau Safety Patrol gave ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 17 )

Levaya Of Mrs Chana Stavsky A'H; Former Principal of Tomar Devorah In Brooklyn

Levaya Of Mrs Chana Stavsky A'H; Former Principal of Tomar Devorah In Brooklyn
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of mrs. Chana Stavsky, the former principal of Tomar Devorah in Brooklyn. She was the mother of R' Yitzhok Stavsky, Mrs. Suki Gross, Mrs. Penina Feigenbaum, Mrs Esti Florans and R' Yaakov Stavsky. She was a sister of HaRav Shimon Eider. The Levaya will be in lakewood at at 11:30AM at 7th Street Chapel. Kevurah at Wellwood Cemetery, Long Island. Boruch Dayan HaEmmes..
(2 opinions  |   June 07 )

Petirah of Rebbitzen Mina Feldman A'H

Petirah of Rebbitzen Mina Feldman A'H
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petirah of Rebbitzen Mina Feldman A”H, mother of R’ Yisroel and R’ Aron‎ who was Niftar this morning. She was the wife of HaRav Noach Feldman ZATZAL. She was approximately 100 years old. The Levaya is taking place in Lakewood at 12 Noon at the 7th Street Chapel. Baruch Dayan HaEMmes... (Source: TLS)
(Add your opinion  |   June 05 )

Tragedy In Yerushalayim: 3-Year-Old Does Not Awaken On Sunday Morning

Tragedy In Yerushalayim: 3-Year-Old Does Not Awaken On Sunday Morning
United Hatzalah reports it received a call on Sunday morning after a three-year-old failed to awaken. The responders immediately began CPR. The call came in for Brazil Street in the Kiryat Yovel neighborhood of the city. The EMTs were joined by MDA paramedics and despite advanced resuscitation efforts, the physician present pronounced the child dead at the scene. United Hatzalah EMT Roi Shmuel Zohari reported “When I arrived with other volunteers the child was in cardiac arrest. We ...
(1 opinions  |   May 29 )

Aveilus in Slonim Due to the Sudden Petira of R' Yaakov Aharon Landau Z'L

Aveilus in Slonim Due to the Sudden Petira of R' Yaakov Aharon Landau Z'L
The news of the sudden petira of R’ Yaakov Aharon Landau Z”L, 56, spread throughout the Slonim Chassidus in Eretz Yisrael rapidly on Tuesday 16 Iyar. Just two days ago he celebrated the engagement of a son. The niftar was a son of noted author Rav Betzalel Landau Z”L. Family members, who are in shock, recall how earlier this week they celebrated the vort of a daughter and now they must deal with this untimely difficult loss. The niftar collapsed at home on Monday and was taken to ...
(Add your opinion  |   May 24 )

TRAGEDY IN MIAMI: Two Prominent Members Of NY Jewish Community Drown After Rip-Tide Pulls Them Into Water

TRAGEDY IN MIAMI: Two Prominent Members Of NY Jewish Community Drown After Rip-Tide Pulls Them Into Water
Two prominent members of the Satmar community R"L drowned in Miami Beach on Tuesday morning. R' Yitzhok Rosenberg Z"L, and R' Chaim Parness were suddenly pulled into the water at Miami Beach by an unexpected rip tide, at around 12:00 noon. Additional victims were swept out to sea as well, and emergency personnel transported the victims to a local hospital. Tragically, two of them were Niftar. According to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, a group of five people were hanging out at the beach ...
(10 opinions  |   May 17 )