UKRAINE TRAGEDY: 1 Niftar Was A Chasan, Bereaved Father: “Hashem Knows What’s Good”

Amrom Fromowitz, z'l, one of the three bochurim killed in the terrible accident in Ukraine on Wednesday was a chassan who was soon to...

TRAGIC CLOSURE: Last Victim Identified In Surfside Condo Collapse; Estelle Hedaya A”H

The final victim of the condo building collapse in Florida has been identified, a relative said Monday, days after rescuers concluded the painstaking task...

Petira of Hagaon HaRav Yitzchok Feigelstock ZATZAL, Rosh Yeshiva of Long Beach

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Yitzchok Feigelstock ZATZAL, Rosh Hayeshiva of Mesivta of Long Beach and member this...

LAKEWOOD: Petira of HaRav Menashe Tzvi Winkler ZT”L; Learned By The Choeftz Chaim in...

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Menashe Tzvi Winkler ZT"L. He was around 103 years old. He was Niftar on...

Petira Of Hagaon HaRav Yoel Kahan ZT”L, Chief “Choizer” Of The Lubavitcher Rebbe

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Yoel Kahan ZT"L, who served at the chief choizer (reviewer and teacher) of...

TRAGEDY IN CHICAGO: 9-Year-Old Struck & R”L Killed By Vehicle

Tragedy hit the Chicago community on Wednesday afternoon, when word spread of a young child struck and R”L killed by a vehicle. Sources tell YWN...

Flatbush: Levaya of Billionaire Holocaust Survivor R’ Moshe Bistricer Z”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Reb Moshe Bistricer Z"L. He was 101. The Niftar was a Holocaust survivor, who escaped the...

SURFSIDE TRAGEDY: Benny And Malki Weisz Z’l, From Lakewood Are Both Found In Rubble

R' Yisrael Tzvi Yosef (Benny) Weisz, Z"L, an avreich from Lakewood, was found in the rubble of the Champlain Towers on erev Shabbos. His...

SURFSIDE TRAGEDY: Chaim Rosenberg Z”L Of Flatbush Found In Rubble; Daughter & Son-In-Law Remain...

After a grueling two weeks, the body of R' Chaim (Harry) Rosenberg Z"L of Flatbush was found and identified in the rubble of the...

SURFSIDE TRAGEDY UPDATE: Tzvi And Itty Ainsworth Z”L Identified After Pulled From Rubble

The Miami-Dade Police Department has identified two more victims of the Champlain Towers South condo building collapse in Surfside, Florida. Tzvi (68) and Itty Ainsworth...

BDE: Stacie Fang, Z’L, First Victim Identified In Surfside Collapse, 15-Yr.-Old Son Survived

The first victim identified in the rubble of the Champlain Towers was Stacie Fang, z'l, 54. Stacie, z'l, was a mother, beloved community member and businesswoman,...

BDE: Jewish Couple In Surfside Disaster Confirmed Dead

The bodies of Leon, z'l, and Ruth Oliwkowicz, z'l, residents of the Champlain Towers South residential building in Surfside, were found over the weekend,...

Levaya of HaRav Shlomo Lankry ZT”L, Longtime Rov of Moroccan Shul In Flatbush

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Shlomo Lankry ZATZAL, a longtime Sephardic Rov in Flatbush. He was in his eighties. Rav...

BDE: The Legendary Ba’al Koreh Of Mir Yerushalayim Passes Away

HaGaon HaRav Yechiel Zilberberg, z'tl, the legendary Ba'al Koreh of Yeshivas Mir and one of the chashuvei Talmidei Chachamim in Yerushalayim, passed away on...

Levaya of Mrs. Rivka Zeldes A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs. Rivka Zeldes A”H, the Almana of HaRa Nochum Hillel Zeldes ZT”L. Rav Nochum was...

BDE: HaRav Avraham Hamra, Chief Rabbi Of Syrian And Lebanese Jews, Dies

Mourning engulfed the kehilla of Jews of Syrian and Lebanese origin in Israel on Friday morning upon the news of the death HaRav Avraham...

SHOCK IN DETROIT: Sudden Petira of R’ Yehuda Kranczer ZT”L, Hatzolah Volunteer And Pillar...

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of one of Yehuda Kranczer ZT"L of Detroit. He was 47. He was Niftar after...

Petira of The Spinka Bnei Brak Rebbe

YWN regrets to inform you of the petira of HaRav Moshe Elyakim Briah Kahana ZATZAL, the Spinka-Kahana Rebbe in Bnei Brak. He was 93. The...

WATCH IN FULL: Levaya of Habachur Nachman Doniel (Donny) Morris Z”L 19, Of Teaneck...

The Levaya for Habachur Nachman Daniel ben Aryeh Tzvi (Donny Morris) z"l will begin at Yeshivat Sha'alvim Sunday Night at 1:30PM EDT/8:30PM Israel time. Kevurah...

HEARTBREAKING: List Of Niftarim R”L Killed In Meron Stampede Released [UPDATED 11:17AM ET]

As YWN has reported, there are tragically 45 Niftarim from the Meron disaster. Many of the Niftarim have not yet been identified by authorities. All...

Neturei Karta Leader Moshe Ber Beck Dies In Monsey

The leader of Neturei Karta in the United States, Moshe Dov Ber Beck, died on Thursday night. He was 87. Beck was a fixture at...

Levaya of HaRav Yisroel Pinchas Gornish ZATZAL, of Flatbush

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Yisroel Pinchas Halevi Gornish ZATZAL. He was 79. The Niftar was the long time Mora...

Levaya of Rabbi Dr. Zecharia H. Senter Z”L, Founder of Kof-K Hashgacha

Rabbi Dr. Zecharia H. Senter, CEO and founder of Kof-K Kosher Supervision Services, passed away on the last day of Pesach at the age...

Lakewood: Tragic Petira of Yaakov Ben-David, R”L Killed In Boating Accident

The Lakewood community was mourning the tragic Petira of Yaakov Ben-David Z"L, 20, who was Niftar in a tragic boating accident. The Hamilton County Sheriff’s...

Tragedy In Israel: R’ Meir Fein, 23, Who Collapsed After Purim, Passes Away

A terrible tragedy occurred in Israel on Wednesday with the news of the passing of Reb Meir Fein, z'l, at Shaarei Tzedek Hospital in...

Petira of R’ Yankel Furst Z”L, Longtime Fixture In Boro Park And Flatbush

We are saddened to report the petira of Yankel Furst A’H of Boro Park. He was 74 years old. A fixture of the Boro Park...

BORUCH DAYAN HA’EMMES: Sudden Petira Of Leading Posek Hagaon HaRav Yechezkel Roth ZATZAL of...

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Hagaon HaRav Yechezkel Roth ZATZAL, the leading Posek in Boro Park. He was 85. Rav...

BDE: Principal Of Israeli High School, Age 45, Dies Of COVID

Mrs. Devorah Broiner, a'h, passed away of the coronavirus at Sheba Medical Center in Tel HaShomer on Motzei Shabbos at the age of 45. The...

Founder Of Tofutti, Invented As Pareve Dessert For Shabbos Meals, Dies

David Mintz, who was known for his invention of Tofutti, the first pareve ice cream substitute, as a solution for a dessert for fleishig...

PURIM TRAGEDY: Chareidi Man Killed After Arab Tries Getting Away From Angry Crowd In...

The end of a joyous Purim Meshulash in Yerushalayim ended in tragedy, as a 47-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle, Sunday...

Levaya of Longtime Flatbush Hatzolah Paramedic Gary Lava Z”L [VIDEO & PHOTOS]

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of longtime Flatbush Hatzolah Paramedic Yaakov Aryeh Hakohen (Gary) Lava Z"L, known in Hatzolah by...

Israel: 32-Yr.-Old Pregnant Woman, Baby Die Of COVID, Leaves 4 Children

A 32-year-old pregnant woman passed away of the coronavirus on Motzei Shabbos at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital in Jerusalem after doctors exerted intensive efforts...

Tragedy In Israel: 19-Yr.-Old Killed 4 Mths After Her Wedding

Efrat Berner, a'h, 19, who got married only four months ago, was hit by a car and killed by a Palestinian driver at the...

BDE: Auschwitz Survivor Who Marked 104th Birthday At Kosel With 400 Descendants Is Niftar...

Mrs. Raizel Shoshana Ovitz, a'h, an Auschwitz survivor whose photo of her 104th birthday at the Kosel surrounded by 400 of her descendants went...

BDE: HaGaon HaRav Chaim Meir Wosner, Z’TL, Is Niftar From COVID-19

HaGaon HaRav Chaim Meir Wosner, z'tl, Av Beis Din of Zichron Meir in Bnei Brak, was niftar on Sunday at the age of 82...

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