Levaya Of Hagaon HaRav Chaim Zev Malinowitz ZATZAL

Hagaon HaRav Chaim Zev Malinowitz zt”l passed away on Thursday evening in Israel. Rav Malinowitz was the Rav of Beis Knesses Beis HaTefilah Yonah...

Petira Of Judge David Schmidt Z”L Of Boro Park

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Judge R' Dovid Schmidt Z"L of Boro Park. He was 66. He was a law secretary...

Levaya Of Habochur Yochi Ruby Z”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Yochi Rubi Z"L. He was a few weeks shy of his 25th birthday. Yochi lived in...

Levaya of HaRav Nosson Boruch Hertzka ZATZAL; Rov at Pine River Shul in Lakewood

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Nosson Boruch Hertzka, the Rov and Morah D'asra of the Pine River Shul and...

TRAGEDY: Elderly Man R”L Struck & Killed By Vehicle In Hollywood Florida While Walking...

Tragedy struck the Hollywood, FL Jewish community on Tuesday morning, after a member of the community was R"L struck and killed by a vehicle. Yehoshua...

Levaya Of HaRav Aaron Brafman ZT’L; Longtime Menael of Yeshiva of Far Rockaway

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of HaRav Aaron Brafman Z"TL, the longtime Menahel of Yeshiva of Far Rockaway. He was...

Levaya Of The Mattersdorfer Rav, Hagaon HaRav Simcha Bunim Ehrenfeld ZATZAL

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of the Mattersdorfer Rav, Hagaon HaRav Simcha Bunim Ehrenfeld ZATZAL, a member of the Moetzes Gedolei...

28-Year-Old Dies At Gym Only Two Weeks After His Wedding

Ophir Hartuv, a 28-year-old man died on Tuesday after suffering a heart attack while he was working at a gym in Tel Aviv. United...

A LEGEND IS NIFTAR: Famed “Aish Tanur” Maker In Yerushalayim, Eliyahu Cohen Z”L

Eliyahu Cohen Z"L, the famed maker of "Aish Tanur" in the Bukharian Shuk of Yerushalayim near "Musayof" was Niftar. Thousands of Yeshiva Bochrim have been...

DOUBLE TRAGEDY: Two Chareidi Brothers Killed in Motorcycle Accident Near Elad

Two Chareidi men in their thirties were R"L killed in a motor vehicle accident on Wednesday afternoon on Highway 444 near the city of...

BDE: Petira Of Mrs. Esther Waxman A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs. Esther Waxman A"H, longtime resident of the Monsey community. Mrs. Waxman was the wife of...

MEIS MITZVAH IN BORO PARK: Levaya Of R’ David Norlay Z”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of R Dovid Noraly, Z”L, a well-known resident in Boro Park. He was 67. R' Dovid would...

Sudden Petira of HaRav Moshe Goldberg ZATZAL, Longtime Rebbe at Yeshiva Gedolah of Toronto

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of HaRav Moshe Goldberg ZATZAL, of Toronto. Rav Moshe was Niftar after suffering heart attack. He...

Tragedy On El Al Flight To JFK As 65-Year-Old Women is R’L Niftar

Tragedy unfolded on an El Al flight from Israel to NYC on Sunday evening, when a 65-year-old woman was R"L Niftar. Sources tell YWN that...

Levaya of Mrs. Aliza Grund A’H; Long-Time President Of N’shei Agudath Israel of America

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Mrs. Aliza Grund, A"H, who was the long-time president of N’shei Agudath Israel of America....

TRAGEDY: 14-Year-Old Boy From Boro Park, Suddenly Niftar In Belzer Camp In Montreal

Tragedy struck the Belzer community on Friday morning, after word spread of the sudden and tragic Petira of HaBochur Yosef Shmuel Friedman Z"L. Yosef Shmuel...

Petira Of Shachar Weissberg Z’L

With great sorrow we report the petira of Rephoel Shachar Weissberg Z"L at the age of 37 years old. Rephoel Shachar Weissberg grew up in...

Boruch Dayan HaEmmes: Petira Of Rebbitzen Devorah Svei A”H, Wife Of Philadelphia Rosh Yeshiva...

YWN regrets to inform you of the petira of Rebbitzen Devorah Svei A"H, wife of the late Philadelphia Rosh Yeshiva, Hagaon HaRav Elya Svei...

Beloved Zaka Volunteer Passes Away

Beloved Zaka volunteer, Yisroel Meir Chazzan passed away on Tuesday at Sheba hospital in Tel Hashomer, only two days after his 38th birthday. 20 years...

TRAGEDY IN KIRYAS JOEL: Young Girl R’L Struck And Killed By School Bus

A young girl was R"L struck and killed by a school bus in the Village of Kiryas Joel late Friday morning, State Police said. The...

Levaya Of Rabbi Raphael Pelcovitz ZT’L, Senior Rabbi Of Far Rockaway & Five Towns

YWN regrets to inform you of the petira of Rabbi Raphael Pelcovitz zt"l, the longtime Rov at the White Shul in Far Rockaway, NY....

Petira And Levaya Of Reb Chaim Cohen Z’L of Flatbush

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petirah of Reb Chaim Cohen Z"L of Flatbush. He was 64. R' Chaim was at Yeshiva Torah...

Levaya of HaGaon HaRav Shlomo Elyashiv, Oldest Son of Late Posek Hador ZATZAL

A massive Levaya was held on Motzei Shabbos for Hagaon HaRav Shlomo Elyashiv ZATZAL, the oldest son of the late Posek Hador, Hagaon HaRav...

Levaya of HaRav Akiva Stefansky ZATZAL

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Akiva Stefansky ZATZAL, who was the Menahel at Bais Yaakov of Toronto for more...

Williamsburg: Levaya of HaRav Yehuda Eber Rosenberg Z”TL, A Giant in Tzedakah and Chesed

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Yehuda Eber Rosenberg Z"TL, a man who devoted his entire life to Tzedakah and...

Yerushalayim: The Rav of the “Shawl Women” is Niftar

HaRav Tzvi Aharon Rumpler Z"L was niftar on Monday morning at the age of 65. The niftar was Av Beis Din Tehillas Yisrael, as...

Levaya Of Reb Moshe Zolty Z”L; 100-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor And Pillar Of Toronto Community

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petirah of Reb Moshe Zolty Z"L, a Holocaust survivor who went on to become one of the...

Levaya of Reb Moshe Gordon Z’L Of Flatbush

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Reb Moshe Zev HaKohen Gordon Z"L. He was 70-years-old. Reb Moshe was a longtime Talmid of...

Levaya of HaRav Yakov Lipschutz ZATZAL, Rov Of K’hal Bais Yosef in Monsey

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Yakov Halevi Lipschutz ZATZAL, a long time Rov in Monsey at Khal Bais Yosef....

Levaya Of Longtime Williamsburg Hatzolah member, R’ Avrohom Yitzchok Stern Z”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of R' Avrohom Yitzchok Stern Z"L, a longtime Williamsburg Hatzolah member.  He was 56. R' Avrohom Yitzchok,...

Petira Of Reb Ezriel Salomon ZTL, Brother Of Lakewood Mashgiach

On Shabbos Kodesh Tisha B'av the renowned mechanech and askan Reb Ezriel Salomon Z"L, Brother of Reb Mattisyohu Salomon-Lakewood Mashgiach, was niftar. He spent nearly...

TRAGEDY: Ram In Yeshivas Knesses Yehuda Niftar On Shabbos Moments After Receiving Aliya On...

In between Kriyas Hatorah and Mussaf, HaRav Chaim Malin, a Ram in Yeshivas Knesset Yehuda in Yerushalayim, lost consciousness and collapsed while davening in...

Petira Of Hagaon HaRav Tzvi Dov Slanger, Rosh Yeshiva Of Bais Medrash & Mesivta...

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Tzvi Dov Slanger ZATZAL, the Rosh Yeshiva of Beis Hamedresh and Mesivta of Baltimore. Rav...

Levaya Of Rebbitzen Pesiah Weiss A’H; Wife Of Hagaon HaRav Osher Weiss

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rebbetzin Pesiah Weiss A"H, the wife of Hagaon HaRav Osher Weiss Shlita, the noted Posek...

Sudden Passing Of Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein; Raised $1.5 BILLION For Israel

Rabbi Yechiel Zvi Eckstein, the Founder and President of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ) passed away suddenly on Wednesday afternokn. He...

Levaya of Hagaon HaRav Shaul Breisch ZATZAL, The Av Beis Din of Zurich

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of the Av Beis Din of Zurich, Switzerland, Hagaon HaRav Shaul Breisch ZATZAL, one of the...