Petirah


The Mashgiach Hagaon Harav Dov Yaffe, Zt”l

The Torah world was plunged into mourning Wednesday morning with the news of the petirah of the Mashgiach Hagaon Harav Dov Yaffe, zt”l. Harav Yaffe, noted Mashgiach in Yeshivas Knesses…

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Harav Mendel Gross, Zt”l

Harav Mendel Gross, who was marbitz Torah to generations of talmidim and served on the hanhalah of the Mesivta of Bobov-45 was niftar suddenly on erev Shabbos morning. He was…

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Rabbi Yonah Blumenfrucht, Z”l

Rabbi Yonah Blumenfrucht z”l, legendary askan and baal chessed, was niftar on Sunday afternoon after suffering with an illness for nearly a year. He was 71 years old. For individuals…

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BDE: Rabbi Yonah Blumenfrucht, Z”l

Rabbi Yonah Blumenfrucht, z”l, a talmid and devoted Member of the Board of Directors of  Yeshiva Torah Vodaath, passed away Sunday. The Levaya will take place this evening, Sunday, at Beis…

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BDE: Harav Mendel Gross, Menahel of Bobov-45 Mesivta

Harav Mendel Gross, long-time beloved menahel at Bobov-45 mesivta, was niftar in his sleep Thursday night. He was 66 years old. His first grandchild is getting married next week. The levayah…

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Rebbetzin Yehudis (Judy) Jaffe, A”h

The whole Gateshead kehillah together with thousands of talmidos around the world were greatly saddened and in deep mourning following the petirah on Monday morning of Rebbetzin Yehudis (Judy) Jaffe,…

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Rebbetzin Batsheva Linchner, A”h

Rebbetzin Batsheva Linchner, a”h, passed away on Sunday, 2 Cheshvan, in her home in Bayit VeGan, at the age of 104. Rebbetzin Linchner was born 22 Adar I (March 1),…

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BDE: Voideslover Rav Harav Rottenberg, Zt”l

The Boro Park community is saddened at the news of the passing of the Voideslover Rav, Harav Rottenberg, Zt”l, on Yom Kippur. The levayah was held Motzaei Yom Kippur, and the kevurah…

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Harav Moishe Chaim Bransdorfer, Zt”l

The London kehillah was greatly saddened by the sudden petirah on Sunday of Harav Moishe Chaim Bransdorfer, zt”l. Harav Bransdorfer was a living paradigm of the burning fire for Torah…

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Reb Eliyahu Tabak, Z”l

Reb Eliyahu Tabak, z”l, of Monsey, was niftar early Shabbos morning, at the age of 81. Reb Eliyahu was born in Brownsville, Brooklyn, and he went on to learn in…

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BDE: Morah Dinah Rosengarten, A”h

Morah Dinah Rosengarten  passed away early Sunday morning at the age of 87. Her levayah is being held in Shomrei Hadas. Morah Rosengarten was a legendary first-grade teacher at Bais…

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Simanowitz Empowered the Orthodox Community

Our community lost a champion and so many lost a dear friend. Queens Assemblyman Michael Simanowitz, z”l, passed away this past Shabbos and his death was a terrible shock to…

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