TRAGEDY: One Of The Chashuvei Chabad R”L Struck & Killed By Bus in Yerushalayim

Tragedy struck the Chabad community on Thursday afternoon, as word spread of the Petira of Harav Amram Blau Z"L, the director of Mifal Kollel...

Jerusalem Mekubal HaRav Eliyahu Atiya is Niftar At 97

Mekubal HaRav Eliyahu Atiya ZT"L was niftar in Yerushalayim at the age of 97. Rav Atiya was born in Halep. After the petira of his...

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...

Rabbi Mendel Baumgarten Z”L, 92, Dedicated Teacher Of Torah

He had no official title and received no salary, but with dedication and love, Rabbi Mendel Baumgarten, who passed away this week at the...

Levaya Of Rebbitzen Naomi Stein A”H, Wife Of Telzer Rosh Yeshiva ZATZAL [UPDATED]

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rebbizten Naomi Stein A"H, the wife of Hagaon HaRav Pesach Stein ZATZAL, the late Rosh...

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...

Levaya Of Hagaon HaRav Yisroel Garber ZATZAL

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Yisroel Garber ZATZAL. HaRav Garber, who was a talmid and nephew of Hagaon HaRav...

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...

Tragedy In Betar Illit As A Young Woman Is Suddenly Niftar

Mrs. Chana Kritzler A"H, 37, was niftar in Shaare Zedek Hospital on Wednesday after going into cardiac arrest. About three months ago, the deceased developed...

Sudden Petira of Rav Yitzchok (Edwin) Katzenstein Z”L, Pillar of KAJ in Washington Heights

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Rav Yitzchok (Edwin) Katzenstein Z"L, he was 82. His passing leaves the Washington Heights community...

Levaya Of The Zutchka Rebbe, HaRav Nosson Dovid Rosenbaum, ZATZAL

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of the Zutchka Rebbe, HaRav Nosson Dovid Rosenbaum ZATZAL. He was 74. The Rebbe suffered from an...

Petira of HaRav Yoseph Herman ZT”L, Trailblazer in Educating Thousands in Chodosh/Yoshon

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Rabbi Yoseph Herman ZT"L of Sylvan Road in Monsey. A levaya was held on...

Petira of the Kashau Rov, HaRav Eliezer Chaim Blum ZATZAL

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of the Kashau Rov, HaRav Eliezer Chaim Blum ZATZAL. He was Niftar on Friday night after suffering...

Levaya of Rebbitzen Raizel Faskowitz A”H, Last Surviving Granddaughter of The Alter of Novardok...

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rebbitzen Raizel Faskowitz, A"H, wife of HaRav Chaim Boruch Faskowitz, zt"l, daughter HaRav Avraham Yofen,...

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...

Boro Park: Levaya of Mrs Shoshana Lefkowitz A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs. Shoshana Lefkowitz (Hertzberg) A"H. She was nifteres early this morning - She was 80...

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,...

Levaya Of Liska Rebbitzen, Mrs. Nechama Friedlander A”H; Wed Morning At 11AM

It is with great sadness that we inform the community that the Liska Rebbetzin Nechuma Friedlander A'H was niftar. She is the mother of...

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...

BDE: Petirah of Rav Eliyahu Rominek Z”TL

YWN regrets to inform you of the passing of Rav Eliyahu Pesach Rominek, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Ohavei Torah in Far Rockaway. Rav Rominek was...

BD”E: The Man Who Fed Thousands In Tel Aviv Is Niftar

Baruch Dayan Emmes: R’ Eliyahu Aminov Z”L, a leading figure in the Buchari community in Israel and a former Tel Aviv City Councilman, was...

Levaya Of Yaakov Weinroth Z”L, Long-Time Netanyahu Lawyer and Chavrusa Of Hagaon HaRav Berel...

(PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Prominent attorney Yaakov Weinroth Z”L was niftar on Monday night the eve of 7 Marcheshvan after years of battling a difficult...

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...

TRAGEDY: 11-Year-Old Found Dead in Nahariya Home

An 11-year-old boy was found dead in his home in Nahariya on Tuesday, the day after the Simchas Torah holiday ended in Israel. As...

TRAGEDY: Holocaust Survivor Struck & Killed By Vehicle In Brooklyn; Was On Way To...

A Holocaust survivor was R"L struck and killed by a vehicle in Brooklyn on Thursday night. Nissan Krakinowski Z"L (90) of Flatlands 6 Street in...

Tragedy In The Gur Community In Bnei Brak & Ashdod: Young Woman With 9...

A tragedy has befallen the Gerrer tzibur in Israel on Shabbos with the petira of 43-year-old Esther Levy A”H, who succumbed to a difficult...

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...

Israeli Woman Dies of Heat Stroke In Jordan

A 30-year-old Israeli woman who was touring near the Jordanian city of Petra died on Wednesday of a heat stroke during a hike in...

Monsey: Sudden Petira Of Mrs. Kreisel Goldstein A”H [UPDATED]

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Mrs. Kreisel Goldstein (Rottenberg) A"H, 52, wife of R' Chaim Yankel Goldstein. Mrs. Goldstein suffered...

Petira Of Rav Chaim Meir Ganz Z”L Of Brooklyn

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petirah of Rav Chaim Meir Gantz Z”l of Brooklyn. Rav Chaim Meir was well known for his many...

Levaya Of R’ Moshe Spilman Z”L, Coordinator Of Monsey Hatzolah

(UPDATED - LEVAYA INFO) YWN regrets to inform you of the Levaya of R' Moshe Spilman Z"H. He was approximately 47 years old. R' Moshe fought...

Well-Known Breslover Chossid Suddenly Niftar On Erev Shabbos

Baruch Dayan Emmes: The tragic news of the sudden petira of 52-year-old Moshe Yaakov Reiss z”l spread on motzei Shabbos, as the avreich, a...

Petira Of Famed Bnei Brak Mohel HaRav Nosson David Hertzig ZATZAL

HaGaon HaRav Nosson David Hertzig ZT"L, was niftar in Bnei Brak at the age of 86 on Thursday, 7 Menachem Av. The Niftar, was born...

Petirah of Esther Rotenberg A”H Of New York And Yerushalayim

With great sorrow, we announce the petirah of our dear mother, Mrs. Esther Rotenberg – Auerbach nee Feldman. A woman of deep faith and wisdom,...

A Daughter Of Rav Aryeh Levine Is Niftar At The Age Of 97

Rebitzen Ettel Platinsky (פלטינסקי), a daughter of the Tzaddik of Yerushalayim, Rav Aryeh Levine ZT”L, was niftar in Shaare Zedek Hospital during the night...

Recent Passing Of Reb Moshe Elya Blau Z”L Of Boro Park

On Wednesday, a large crowd gathered at the levayah of Reb Moshe Elya Blau, z”l, an eminent Bobover Chassid. Reb Moshe was the well-known...