Fatal MVA On Route 9W [UPDATED 11:00PM EST – Levaya Of Mrs. Esther Shaindel...

7:43PM EST: A serious accident on Route 9W in Upstate NY has R"L been confirmed as a fatal MVA, YWN has learned. The accident occurred a...

IDF Announces Another Soldier Killed – 28th Casualty Since Ground Operation Began

The IDF announced the 28th IDF casualty since the ground operation began in Gaza. He has been named as Staff Sergeant Evyatar Turgeman HY"D (20)...

TRAGEDY – Sudden Petira Of Reb Mendy Klein Z”L, Well Known Philanthropist & Askan...

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Reb Menachem Moshe "Mendy" Klein Z"L of Cleveland. He was approximately 65-years-old. Reb Mendy was...

Tragedy in Beit Chaggai – Infant Left in a Vehicle

An 18-month-old who was forgotten in a vehicle in Yishuv Beit Chaggai was niftar on Sunday, 4 Iyar 5774 R”L. The child was forgotten...

Baruch Dayan Emmes: Rav Nechemia Malin ZT”L

A large gathering of bnei Torah, rabbonim and magidei shiurim shlita were on hand Monday afternoon 10 Cheshvan 5774 for the levaya of HaGaon...

Tragedy In Monsey: Elderly Man R”L Struck & Killed By Car In Front Of...

On Wednesday evening, at about 9:30PM, Hatzolah received multiple reports of a victim struck by a vehicle on Monsey Boulevard in the Town of...

Levaya Of Reb Yosel Werner Z”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Reb Yosel Werner Z"L, the Gabbai of the last Kopyczynitzer Rebbe ZATZAL, and the Gabbai of...

Levaya of HaGaon HaRav Nosson Tzvi Finkel ZATZAL

The Levaya of the Mir Rosh Yeshiva, HaGaon HaRav Nosson Tzvi Finkel Zatzal will begin at 12:00 noon at the Mir Yeshiva in the...

Levaya Of ‘Meis Mitzvah’ In Boro Park On Sunday Afternoon

The levaya of R' Rueven Yosef Neuwirth Z"L will take place on Sunday afternoon, 2:45pm, in front of Bais Medresh Zvi Lezadik Bluzev 1431-58th...

Hamekubal HaRav Rebbi Refael Moshe Luria Niftar at Kosel During Monday Morning Tefillos

8:00AM IL: HaGaon HaRav Moshe Luria zt”l, a noted rosh yeshiva and Kabalist, was niftar earlier Monday morning. The rav collapsed during shachris at...

Petira Of Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz Z’L; Founder Of Artscroll

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz Z"L, the founder of Artscroll. He was Niftar on Friday night after...

Baruch Dayan Emmes: Mekubal Rav Nissim Moiyal ZATZAL

Baruch Dayan Emmes: Mekubal Rav Nissim Moiyal ZATAL was niftar in Eretz Yisrael on Monday afternoon, 6 Shevat, at the age of 83. The...

Rebbetzin Sasa Blumah Jurkanski A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of of Rebbetzin Sasa Blumah Jurkanski A"H, the wife of Hagon HaRav Eliyahu Jurkanski ZATZAL, Rosh...

Levaya of R’ Benjamin Farber Z”L

The Levaya of R' Benjamin Farber Z"L who was Niftar in Lakewood this Shabbos at age 90, will leave Shomrei Hachomos Chapels to Rabbi Frankels Shul...

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...

Two Elders Of Mukatch Niftar Over Shabbos’ R’ Ahron Hakohen Rothman (98) & Moshe...

YWN regrets to inform you of the passing of two of the oldest Munkatcher Chassidim - one 100, and one 98 - over Shabbos. 1)...

Yocheved Orpaz HY”D

On Thursday, Avi Orpaz was anxiously awaiting the return of his mother Yocheved, 62, from India, where she traveled to visit her daughter Ayala...

Petira of Reb Mordechai Hershkowitz Z”l

Reb Mordechai Hershkowitz Z"L of the West Side (Manhattan) was niftar Tuesday morning and taken to Eretz Yisrael for kevurah. The niftar was born 84...

Lakewood: Levaya Of Mrs. Ziva Kriger A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs. Ziva Kriger A"H, following a lengthy illness. She was 41. Mrs. Kriger was renowned...

Boro Park: Tragic Petira Of Mrs. Ethel Rubenstein A”H

On Sunday night, Hatzolah responded to reports of a pedestrian struck at the intersection of 11th Avenue and 49th Street. The found a victim...

Levaya of Nitra Rebbitzen

We regret to inform you of the Petira of the Nitra Rebetzin A"H, the wife of the renowned Dayan of the Williamsburg Nitra Kehila...

Petira Of Mrs Rochel Bruk A”H

We regret to inform you of the Petira of Mrs. Rochel Bruck A"H from Boro Park yesterday afternoon at the age of 88. She...

Baruch Dayan Emmes – Rav Chaim Breish Z”L

A tragedy hit the chareidi community of Stanford Hill in London on Monday, 14 Sivan 5772. Rav Chaim Breish z”l, 65, visited the beach for...

Levaya of Rebbitzen Esther Scheinerman A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rebbetzin Esther Scheinerman A"H, the mother of HaRav Moshe Scheinerman, Morah D'asra of Khal Bnei...

Levaya Of Rebbitzen Rivka Wiesenfeld A”H

Misaskim has informed Yeshivaworld of the tragic Petira of Rebbetzin Rivka Wiesenfeld A"H of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. Rebbetzin Wiesenfeld was a tremendous Askan in the community who...

Levaya of Mr. David Glenner Z”L

The Levaya of Mr. David Glenner Z"L, father of Rabbi Sidney Glenner, Mr. Ron Glenner, and Mrs. Shira Hildeshaim, will take place today, Erev...

Levaya of Mrs Ratze Faiga Lesser A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs Ratze Faiga Lesser A"H (30-years-old), after R"L being in a coma for a few...

Baruch Dayan Emes: Eliyahu Weber

Yeshiva bachur Yekusiel Zalman Weber, 20, a student at the Tifrach Yeshiva, was niftar in Yerushalayim’s Bikur Cholim Hospital on Wednesday morning. Weber fell...

Tragic Accident Claims the Life of Modi’in Illit Toddler

A tragic accident R”L claimed the life of a Modi’in Illit toddler on Wednesday evening 21 Iyar 5773. The child, 2.5-years-old, fell from a...

Petira Of Rav Meir Luria Z”L, Chinuch Atzmai President

We regret to inform you of the Petira of Rav Meir Luria Z"L - president of Chinuch Atzmai in Eretz Yisroel. Rav Luria R"L...

VIDEO: Petira of Legendary Singer Moshe Yess Z”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of the legendary Jewish music performer Moshe Yess Z"L. According to Shmais.com, the Levaya will be...

10-Year-Old Miriam Avraham A”H Killed in Horrific Crash, Buried

A 10-year-old Fair Lawn girl who was R"L killed when a stolen Mercedes slammed into her family's car in Bergen County on Thursday was...

Father Of Yankel Rosenbaum HYD Is Niftar

Max Rosenbaum Z"L, whose son Yankel HYD was killed in an assault that sparked the violent race riots in Crown Heights in 1991, has died...

Levaya Of Mrs. Devorah Sherer A’H, Wife of Rav Moshe Sherer ZT’L

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs.  Devorah Sherer, the wife of Rav Moshe Sherer ZT"L, the longtime chairman of Agudas...

Williamsburg: Victim of Thursday nights Ped Struck is Niftar

The elderly woman who was struck by a vehicle on Thursday evening in Williamsburg (reported HERE on YW) was unfortunately Niftar on Shabbos morning....