Boruch Dayan Emmes


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 )

Three-Year-Old Who Collapsed On THursday, Died Before Shabbos R'L

Three-Year-Old Who Collapsed On THursday, Died Before Shabbos R'L
A three-year-old who fell into unconsciousness in a Terem emergency clinic in Bnei Brak on Thursday was transported to Schneider Children’s Hospital. The child R”L was niftar shortly before Shabbos. Health officials have ruled out meningitis as the cause. On erev Shabbos doctors told the family they feared the child, Dovid Klar z”l may have contracted meningitis but diagnostic tests proved this incorrect. At present the cause of death remains a mystery. The levaya took place on ...
(3 opinions  |   May 15 )

Levaya Of Hagaon HaRav Moshe Rabinowitz ZATZAL, Menahel of Mesivta Keren Hatorah in Lakewood

Levaya Of Hagaon HaRav Moshe Rabinowitz ZATZAL, Menahel of Mesivta Keren Hatorah in Lakewood
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Moshe Rabinowitz ZATZAL, the Menahel of Mesivta Keren Hatorah in Lakewood and Rov of Bais Medrash Tiferes Shimon. Rav Moshe battled a serious illness for the past few years until his Petira on Thursday afternoon. The Levaya will be held at JFK Airport at 5:00PM. The Kevura will be in Eretz Yisroel. Boruch Dayan HaEmmes...
(Add your opinion  |   May 12 )

3-Year-Old Toddler Is R'L Niftar In Haifa

3-Year-Old Toddler Is R'L Niftar In Haifa
Tragedy struck in Haifa on Tuesday, 3 Iyar after losing consciousness shortly after noon. Despite CPR and resuscitation efforts, the child did not make it. EMS responders were summoned to a home on Ahavas Yisrael Street in the Seret Vishnitz neighborhood of the city. They worked on the child, who was transported to a hospital in grave condition however he was pronounced dead in the hospital. (YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)
(1 opinions  |   May 10 )

Tragedy In Elad: 40-Year-Old Hatzalah Volunteer R'L Dies After Suffering Massive Heart Attack On Street

Tragedy In Elad: 40-Year-Old Hatzalah Volunteer R'L Dies After Suffering Massive Heart Attack On Street
The United Hatzalah family joins the family of Yosef Koeningsberg in mourning his untimely passing. Yosef, aged 40, died yesterday when he suddenly collapsed in the street after suffering a heart attack. His colleagues, medics from United Hatzalah, arrived at the scene and began resuscitation attempts. After the ambulance arrived, ambulance paramedics were forced to declare his death en route to the hospital. Yosef worked tirelessly to support his young family. He left behind him a wife and ...
(Add your opinion  |   May 06 )

Ashdod: 8-Month-Old Dies Of Aggressive Infection

Ashdod: 8-Month-Old Dies Of Aggressive Infection
An 8-month-old infant in Ashdod was infected with an aggressive bacterium that took his life. Chaim Dan Sasson z”l was niftar on Sunday 23 Nissan after fighting the bacteria for a number of days. The child was flown to Hadassah Mt. Scopus Hospital in Yerushalayim where doctors battled to save the child who arrived on Tuesday night Chol Hamoed Pesach with high fever. When parents realized the severity of the boy’s condition they made arrangements to fly him to Jerusalem. The niftar was ...
(Add your opinion  |   May 01 )

Levaya Of Yoka Rov, Hagaon HaRav Chaim Yishaya Koenig ZATZAL

Levaya Of Yoka Rov, Hagaon HaRav Chaim Yishaya Koenig ZATZAL
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of the Yoka Rov, Hagaon HaRav Chaim Yishaya Koenig ZATZAL. He was 90-years-old. The Levaya will be held today (Thursday) at the Yoka Bais Medrash on 55th Street near 12th Avenue at 12:00PM.
(1 opinions  |   April 21 )

Levaya of Rebbetzin Feiga Yehudis Gringras A'H

Levaya of Rebbetzin Feiga Yehudis Gringras A'H
The Levaya of Rebbetzin Feiga Yehudis Gringras will take place tomorrow Monday at 8AM from 7th St Chapel Lakewood and in NY at 10:00 from Shomrei Hachomos. Rebbetzin Gringras was the mother in law of Rabbi Moshe Reich, Rav of Bais Medrash Letora Utefila 1015 Tuxedo Terrace Lakewood. She was the legendary camp mother of Camp Adas Yereim for many decades and left her impression on countless campers over the years. She was a daughter of the famous Fishbain family originally from Chicago and ...
(3 opinions  |   April 10 )

Levaya Of 'Meis Mitzvah' In Boro Park On Sunday Afternoon

Levaya Of 'Meis Mitzvah' In Boro Park On Sunday Afternoon
The levaya of R' Rueven Yosef Neuwirth Z"L will take place on Sunday afternoon, 2:45pm, in front of Bais Medresh Zvi Lezadik Bluzev 1431-58th Street on the way to Eretz Yisroel. Boruch Dayan HaEmmes
(Add your opinion  |   April 10 )