Monsey: Levaya of Mrs Sydell (Sara) Rennert A”H, Teacher For 45 Years In Passaic

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Mrs Sydell (Sara) Rennert A"H. She was in her late 80's. The Niftar resided in...

Tragedy In Israel: 2 IDF Officers Killed In Friendly Fire Incident

In an especially tragic incident, two IDF officers from a commando unit were killed at an army base in the Jordan Valley late Wednesday...

Levaya of HaRav Mayer Abromowitz ZT”L Of Boro Park

YWN regrets to inform you of the Levaya of HaRav Mayer Abromowitz ZT"L from Boro Park. The Niftar was a tremendous Talmid Chochom, who was...

Levaya of HaRav Avraham Reznik ZT”L, The Last Of The “Alter Mirrer”

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petirah of HaRav Avraham Reznik Z”L. He was 99. The Niftar was likely the last of the "Alter...

Tragedy In Bnei Brak: 21-Yr.-Old Collapses And Dies A Year After Wedding

A 21-year-old Bnei Brak woman suddenly collapsed and died early Wednesday morning after giving birth to a stillborn. The nifteres, Nechama Shecter, a'h, collapsed in...

SENSELESS MURDER: Jewish Realtor Shot and Killed in Florida in Tragic Case of Mistaken...

A Jewish realtor showing a home to prospective buyers was shot and killed in Florida by a disgruntled former tenant who mistook her for...

Levaya Of Rebbetzin Zelda Baila Alpert A”H, Daughter Of Hagaon HaRav Chaim Pinchos Scheinberg...

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Rebbetzin Zelda Baila Alpert A"H, who was Niftar early this morning. The rebbetzin was the daughter...

Tragedy In Israel: 6-Yr.-Old Passes Away, 4 Sisters Hospitalized Due To Suspected Post-COVID

A terrible tragedy occurred early Monday morning in the Chareidi community in the southern Israeli town of Netivot when six-year-old Yosef Naim, z'l, couldn't...

Rebbetzin Chana Shaindel Kaplan A”H, Wife of HaRav Naftali Kaplan Shlita

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Rebbetzin Chana Shaindel Kaplan A"H, the wife of Harav Naftali Kaplan, Rosh Yeshivas Bais Hatalmud. Rebbetzin...

TRAGIC UPDATE FROM WOODMERE: 15-Year-Old Girl R”L Killed In Crash By Drunk Driver; 38-Year-Old...

Tragedy struck the Great Neck and Five Towns Jewish communities on Sunday, as word spread of a horrific crash on Motzei Shabbos, involving a...

BDE: Thousands Attend Levaya of Beloved Dr. Moshe Feldman Z”L in Crown Heights

Thousands of people gathered at the levaya of Dr. Moshe Feldman Z"L in Crown Heights today, paying their last respects to the beloved doctor...

Levaya of HaRav Shmaryahu Shulman ZT”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of HaRav Shmaryahu Shulman, a talmid chochom muflag, mechaber seforim, and early talmid of both Rav...

BDE: Mrs. Yaffa Wallis, A,H, Wife Of Arachim CEO Rabbi Yosef Wallis

Mrs. Yaffa Wallis, a'h, the wife of Rabbi Yosef Wallis, the head of the kiruv organization Arachim and protagonist of the book Incredible, passed...

BDE: Rosh Yeshivas Itri HaGaon HaRav Shlomo Fischer, Z’TL, Passes Away

HaGaon HaRav Shlomo Fischer, z'tl, Rosh Yeshivas Itri, one of the greatest talmidei chachamim and marbitzei haTorah of our generation, passed away on Thursday...

BDE: One Of The Last Jews In Egypt Passes Away

Reb Yosef Ben-Gaon, z'l, the head of the tiny Jewish community in Alexandria, Egypt passed away recently at the age of 69, Kan News...

BDE: Israeli Hiker’s Body Found In Mexico

The body of Yanai Rimon, z'l, who was swept away in a waterfall in Mexico on Wednesday was found on Motzei Shabbos. "The Rimon family...

Aaron Feuerstein, Famously Generous Jewish Mill Owner, Dies At 95

Aaron Feuerstein, who owned a textile mill in Massachusetts and famously continued to pay his workers even after a devastating fire, has died. He...

DOUBLE TRAGEDY: 2 Brothers Die Of COVID Within Two Hours

Two brothers in their 60s from the southern Israeli city of Dimona passed away of COVID on Wednesday within two hours of each other. Yitzchak...

Levaya of Rebbetzin Miriam Dessler A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Rebbetzin Miriam Dessler, the wife of chinuch trailblazer and longtime dean of Hebrew Academy of...

Levaya of HaRav Mordechai Moskowitz ZT”L, Long Time Beloved Rebbe At Lakewood Cheder

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Mordechai Shmuel Moskowitz ZT'L. He was 67. Reb Mordechai suffered a massive heart attack a...

23rd Yartzheit Of Hagaon HaRav Simcha Sheps ZT”L, Rosh Yeshiva of Torah Vodaath

Friday marks the 23rd Yartzheit of Hagaon HaRav Simcha Sheps ZT"L, one of the Roshei Yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaath in Flatbush. HaRav Sheps zt"l...

Tragedy In Israel: BDE: Habachur Chaim Aharon Lauer, Z’l Of Toronto

A searing tragedy occurred in Jerusalem on Thursday when a yeshivah bochur from Toronto learning in Yeshivas Tiferes Tzvi (Brisker Kollel) was R"L found...

Flatbush: Levaya of Reb Chaim Yaakov Fortgang Z”L, Pillar of Khal Sasreigin And Baal...

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Reb Chaim Yaakov Fortgang Z"L, a well-respected philanthropist and Baal Chesed in Flatbush. The Niftar was...

Lavaya of Hagaon HaRav Avrohom Erlanger ZATZAL, Rosh Yeshivas Kol Torah, Mechaber Many Seforim

by Rabbi Yair Hoffman YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Avrohom Erlanger ZATZAL, the Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Kol Torah...

TRAGEDY: Yeshiva Bochur Struck And Killed By Vehicle Near His Yeshiva in Moshav Otzem

A 17-year-old yeshiva student was R"L struck and killed by a vehicle on Highway 352 near the Otzem interchange on Sunday evening. According to...

BDE: Legendary Ba’al Koreh Is Niftar From COVID

Bnei Brak is mourning the death of HaRav Avraham Yitzchak Kestenbaum, z'l, who passed away on Sunday after contracting the coronavirus at the age...

BDE: Within 24 Hrs: Three Chabad Chassidim In Their 40s Die Of COVID

The Chabad community in Israel is reeling from the deaths of three members of its community from COVID complications within 24 hours. The chashuve avreich...

TRAGEDY IN FLATBUSH: Simchas Torah Levaya Held At Shaarei Zion For Woman R”L Struck...

Tragedy struck the Sephardic community in Brooklyn on Shemini Atzeres / Simchas Torah, when an elderly woman was R"L struck and killed by a...

Israel: Frum Unvaccinated Mother Of 2, Beloved Teacher, Dies Of COVID

The yishuv of Nariya in Binyamin was engulfed in mourning on Motzei Shabbos upon hearing the news of the tragic death of Renana Kantrovitch,...

Petira of HaRav Moshe David Tendler Z”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Moshe David Tendler Z"L. He was 95. Rav Tendler was the son in law of...

BDE: Grandson Of Gaavad Of Eidah Chareidis, Father Of 12, Dies Of COVID

Rav Shlomo Yehudah Zilbiger, z'l, the grandson of the Gaon Av Beis Din of the Eidah HaChareidis, HaGaon HaRav Tuvia Weiss, was niftar of...

Sukkos Tragedy In Israel: Young Unvaccinated Chareidi Mother Dies Of COVID

Chaya Leah Bergman, a'h, 31, of Modiin Illit passed away of the coronavirus on Tuesday evening, Motzei Yom Tov, in Assaf HaRofeh Medical Center...

Levaya of Reb Yechiel Benzion (“Benny”) Fishoff Z”L, Longtime Askan And Philanthropist

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Reb Yechiel Benzion ("Benny") Fishoff Z"L, noted philanthropist & askan of klal yisroel. He was...

BDE: Reb Raphael Yaacov Blugrond Falls To His Death While Picking Lulav

Reb Raphael Yaacov Blugrond, z'l, 75, who lived in the frum community in Baltimore for many years, fell to his death on Sunday night...

Sanzer Rebbe Delivers Tearful Hesped For Chassid Killed In Ukraine

The levaya of Reb Avrohom Lavy, z'l, the Sanzer chassid killed in a car accident in Ukraine last week, took place on Sunday afternoon. Following...

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