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Mekubal Harav Nissim Moyal Niftar, B”DE

The mekubal, Harav Nissim Moyal, zt”l, head of Mosdos Kerem Shlomo in Kiryat Gat, Israel, was niftar earlier today. The levayah will take place at 8 p.m. in Kiryat Gat.…

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Rabbi Zushe Yosef Blech, Z”l

Rabbi Zushe Yosef Blech, z”l, widely recognized as one of the world’s leading experts on kashrus issues in modern food production and technology, was niftar suddenly Erev Shabbos, 3 Shevat.…

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BD”E Reb Yisroel Braun, z”l

With great and profound sorrow, we received the sad news that Reb Yisroel Shmuel Braun was niftar this past Shabbos, 4 Shevat. Reb Yisroel was born approximately 94 years ago…

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BDE: Reb Mendel Morosow, Z”l

The Crown Heights community is saddened at the news of the passing of Reb Mendel Morosow, z”l. He was 101. He was born in the town of Lubavitch in 5676…

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BDE: Harav Yehoshua Maman, Zt”l

Harav Yehoshua Maman, zt”l, a senior Moroccan Rav, passed away Friday night in Yerushalayim. He was 100 years old. He was born in Sefrou, Morocco, on 11 Teves 5678 (1917), to…

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Rabbi Elchanan Silber, Z”l

The Boro Park community was shocked to learn of the sudden passing of Rabbi Elchanan Silber, z”l, of Khal Chassidim. He was 69. Rabbi Silber was born in 5708 (1948)…

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BDE: Rabbi Elchanan Silber, Z”l

The Boro Park community is saddened by the news of the sudden passing of Rabbi Elchanan Silber, z”l, of Khal Chassidim. He was 69. Born in Teveria to a family of…

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Harav Chaim Langleben, Z”l

The lone member of his family to have survived the Holocaust, a young Chaim Langleben arrived in New York after the war, took his seat in the newly-opened Novardoker yeshivah…

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Rebbetzin Miriam Libby Weiss, A”h

Over 1,200 people from Staten Island and beyond attended the levayah of a true eishes chaver and an eishes chayil, Rebbetzin Miriam Libby Weiss, a”h, wife of Rabbi Moshe Meir…

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BDE: Reb Yehoshua Zvi Herschkowits, Z”l, Founder of Tomche Shabbos

Reb Yehoshua Zvi Herschkowits, z”l, founder of the first Tomche Shabbos organization, was niftar at the age of 92. In a conversation with Hamodia, Rabbi Yanky Meyer, a long-time Tomche Shabbos volunteer,…

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BDE: Rebbetzin Miriam Libby Weiss, A”h

The Jewish community of Staten Island and beyond is mourning the passing of Rebbetzin Miriam Libby Weiss, a”h, wife of y’blc Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss. The levayah will be tomorrow,…

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BDE: Mrs. Tovah Shapira, A”h

Mrs. Tovah Sheindel Shapira, a”h, wife of noted askan and former Agudas Yisrael MK Rabbi Avraham Yosef (Munia) Shapira, z”l, passed away Motzoei Shabbos at the age of 87. She…

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