Baruch Dayan Ha'Emmes: Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis A'H; Pioneer In World Of Kiruv
With deep pain and anguish we are saddened to report the petirah moments ago of Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis a”h founder of HINENI and pioneer in the world of Kiruv. With the Rebbetzin’s petirah K’lal Yisroel has suffered an irreplaceable loss.
The Rebbetzin was a trailblazer, for over a half century, crisscrossing the globe with her message of loving-kindness and hope. She was a teacher of Torah to millions of Jews from every walk of life.
She spent her life showing the beauty of ...
Petira of R' Shlomo (Steven) Hill Z'L [UPDATED]
Shlomo (Steven) Hill, (b. 1922), legendary actor, prominent advocate for Yiddishkeit and beloved father and grandfather, passed away today in Monsey, NY. His impassioned speaking, sage advice and, general example of profound Emunah and Bitachon inspired thousands.
At the height of his acting career, Hill opted to become a practicing Orthodox Jew. This decision entailed enormous Mesiras Nefesh, due to his unwavering commitment of basic Halachic requirements, which often conflicted with the ...
Har Nof Woman Is Niftar Day Before Son's Chasunah
Tragedy struck the Har Nof neighborhood of Yerushalayim as Moras Yocheved Chavah Gottleib A”H was niftar after the Shabbos Aufruf for her son. Her petira comes a day before her son’s chupah.
The 66-year-old Har Nof resident was married to Rav Chaim, and she went into cardiac arrest on motzei Shabbos, a just a few hours following the Aufruf. Mrs. Gottleib was planning to bring her son Shimon Menachem to the chupah in Bnei Brak on Sunday evening 17 Menachem Av but instead, the family ...
Levaya of HaRav Yaakov Yitzchak Zelinger ZATZAL, Rosh Yeshiva Of Toras Emmes In Flatbush
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagon HaRav Yaakov Yitzchak Zelinger ZATZAL, the Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Toras Emes.
The Levaya will take place on Sunday at 1:00PM at Yeshiva Toras Emes, 1904 Avenue N in Flatbush.
The Niftar will be flown to Eretz Yisroel, with a Levaya scheduled for 3:30PM on Monday at Shamgar in Yerushalayim.
Boruch Dayayn HaEmmes...
Petira of Rebbitzen Shoshana Schechter A'H, Wife Of Hagaon HaRav Aharon Schechter, Rosh Yeshiva Of Chaim Berlin
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rebbitzen Shoshana Schechter A"H, the wife of Hagaon HaRav Aharon Schechter Shlita, the Rosh Hayeshiva of Chaim Berlin, and member of the Moetzes Gedolei Hatorah of Agudath Yisroel of America.
Rebbitzen Schechter suffered from an illness for the past few years. She was Niftar on Thursday morning.
Levaya will be today (Thursday) at 2:15PM at the Yeshiva Chaim Berlin on Coney Island Avenue between Avenue L and Avenue M.
Boruch Dayan Ha'Emmes...
Israel: A Child Born At Home Prematurely Dies R'L
A Petach Tikvah mom in her forties, a mother of eight, gave birth on Wednesday in her home in her 35th week. She began to hemorrhage suddenly and experienced intense pain. She called for an ambulance and when the EMS personnel arrived, they found a stillborn boy and the team began CPR, but their efforts were unsuccessful. The mother was transported to a hospital in stable condition Baruch Hashem.
Hospital officials report it appears there was a complication in the pregnancy that resulted in ...
TRAGIC UPDATE: 4-Year-Old Shimon Weiss Is Niftar After Drowning In Swan Lake Pool
YWN regrets to inform you of the tragic Petira of 4-year-old Shimon Weiss Z"L who drowned in a swimming pool in Swan Lake on Sunday evening.
As YWN had reported, Catskills Hatzolah was called at around 6:45PM to the KMS Bungalow Colony on Mount Hope Road.
Paramedics were called, and after extensive resuscitation efforts on the child for more than 30 minutes, Paramedics stated that they had a pulse back on the child, and were requesting that the child be airlifted to Westchester Medical ...
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 ...
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)
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 ...
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 ...