Petira Of HaRav Yosef Tendler ZATZAL [UPDATED]


YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Harav Yosef Tendler ZATZAL,  Rosh Mechinas Ner Yisroel.

Rav Tendler, a Talmid of Hagon Rav Aaron Kotler ZATZAL, became the Menahel of the Mechina of Yeshiva Ner Yisroel in 1964, and remained in that position until his Petira.

The levaya for Harav Yosef Tendler will take place Thursday, February 9th – 16th Shevat in the Yeshiva Bais HaMedrash at 11:15 AM. There will be auxiliary seating for Kohanim and overflow for men in the dining room. Overflow for women will be in the Mechina Bais HaMedrash.

For those who are coming to campus please follow the directions of the parking attendants who will be directing traffic.

The Kevura will be at the Agudas Yisroel Cemetery- 6300 Hamilton Avenue, Rosedale MD. Take I-695 North (Beltway towards Towson) to Exit 34 Route 7 Rosedale). Bear Right and go about 2 miles to Hamilton Ave. Turn Right to cemeteries on both sides.

 For those who cannot attend in person the Yeshiva will provide access by webstream (link here) or by phone at (712) 432-1001 access code: 490227039#.

Boruch Dayan Emmes…


  1. R aron tendler is his son. I have tremendous hakaras hatov to r tendler for his hadracha when I was in the mechina. His tough love help me get back on track after a rough ninth grade. It was only in twelfth grade that we realized. How big his heart really was. Yehi zichro boruch.