B”DE: HaRav Avraham Hirschler ZT”L, Renowned Bnei Brak Mechanech, Niftar From COVID

Baruch Dayan Ha'Emes: An experienced, well respected, and renowned mechanech, HaRav Avraham Yisroel Hirschler ZT"L from Bnei Brak was Niftar in the Corona ward...

Levaya of HaRav Heshy Hirth ZT”L, Pillar And Builder of Passaic Jewish Community

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Heshy Hirth ZT"L. The Niftar was a pillar and builder of the Passaic Jewish community. Under...

TRAGEDY IN FLORIDA: R’ Boruch Bendit Fischman Z”L Of Lakewood / BP Struck and...

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Reb Boruch Bendet Fischman Z"L, who was struck and killed by a vehicle on the...

TRAGEDY: HaRav Shmuel Dovid Weissmandel ZT”L Niftar During Floods While Driving To Mount Kisco

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Shmuel Dovid Weissmandel ZT"L, who was Niftar while driving during the floods last night. The...

TRAGEDY IN UMAN: American-Israeli Suddenly Passes Away

A tragedy occurred on Tuesday morning in Uman when a 60-year-old Breslover chassid suddenly lost consciousness in his apartment and passed away. Hatzalah paramedics who...

BDE: Border Police Officer Wounded By Arab In Gazan Riot Passes Away

Sergeant Barel Shmueli, the Border Police officer who was critically wounded by an Arab during a riot by the Gaza border last Shabbos died...

“Huge Outbreak Of COVID In Yeshivos,” Israeli Health Official Says

"There's a huge outbreak of COVID in the yeshivah world," a senior Health Ministry official warned on Wednesday in an interview with Kikar H'Shabbat. "Many...

Levaya of Rebbitzen Sara Finkel A”H, Mother Of Hagaon HaRav Nosson Tzvi ZT”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rebbitzen Sara Finkel A"H, who was the mother of the late Mir Yerushalayim Rosh Hayeshiva,...

HORRIFIC TRAGEDY: Two Sisters R”L Killed By A Truck In Chareidi Kehilla In Antwerp

A terrible tragedy occurred in the Chareidi community in Antwerp, Belgium on Tuesday morning when two sisters crossing the street in the Jewish quarter...

BDE: Founder of Shema Kolainu, Dr. Joshua Weinstein Z”L, Suddenly Niftar

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Dr. Joshua (Yehushua) Weinstein Z"L the founder of Shema Kolainu-Hear Our voices, a school...

TRAGEDY IN KIRYAS JOEL: Yeshiva Bochur Struck & Killed By Vehicle

Tragedy struck the Satmar community on Tuesday evening, as word spread of a tragic accident which resulted in the Petira of a Yeshiva Bochur. It...

BDE: HaGaon HaRav Avraham Dov Auerbach, Z’TL, Rav Of Tiveria

The bitter news of the petira of HaGaon HaRav Avraham Dov Auerbach, z'tl, of Teveria at the age of 86 spread throughout Israel on...

Petira of HaRav Osher (Oscar) Lemel Ehrenreich ZT”L, Longtime Principal of Bais Yaakov of...

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Osher (Oscar) Lemel Ehrenreich ZT"L, the Dean of Bais Yaakov of Boro Park for...

Levaya of HaRav Dovid Tzvi Toiv ZT”L, Longtime Rov in Flatbush

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Dovid Tzvi Toiv ZT"L, longtime Rov in Flatbush. He was approximately 91 years old. The...

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...

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