Petirah


Rebbetzin Chana Devorah Greineman, A”h

A large levayah was held in Bnei Brak on Monday to accompany Rebbetzin Chana Devorah Greineman, a”h, on her final journey. Rebbetzin Greineman was the wife of Harav Chaim Shaul…

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BD”E: Rebbetzin Chanah Dvorah Greineman, A”h

Rebbetzin Chanah Dvorah Greineman, a”h, wife of Hagaon Harav Chaim Greineman, zt”l, passed away Monday in Bnei Brak, at the age of 93. She was born in Kislev 5685/1925 in…

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BD”E: Rebbetzin Sheila Feinstein, A”h

Rebbetzin Sheila (Chavah Sarah) Feinstein, a”h, the wife of Hagaon Harav Reuven Feinstein, shlita, Rosh HaYeshivah, Yeshivah of Staten Island, was niftar Wednesday evening, following complications from an auto accident she was…

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Rebbetzin Miriam Jurkanski, A”h

On Tuesday, Lakewood mourned the passing of a member of its royal family, Rebbetzin Miriam Jurkanski, a”h, a granddaughter of its founding Rosh Yeshivah, Hagaon Harav Aharon Kotler, zt”l, and…

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BD”E, Hagaon Harav Sroya Deblitzky, Zt”l

Klal Yisrael mourned the petirah of the renowned Mekubal and Posek, Hagaon Harav Sroya Deblitzky, zt”l. Rav Deblitzky, who was a mechaber of many sefarim on Kabbalah, was niftar on…

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BDE: Harav Aryeh Alter, Z”l

The Gerrer community mourned the petirah of one of the foremost and venerated Chassidim ,Harav Yehudah Aryeh Alter, z”l a great-grandson of the Imrei Emes, zy”a, and brother-in-law of the Pnei…

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Rabbi Shmuel Chmelnitzki, Z”l

Rabbi Shmuel Chmelnitzki, an elder Gerrer Chassid, who served on the nesius of Ichud Mosdos Ger, was niftar early Thursday morning in Los Angeles. Reb Shmuel was born in 1932 in…

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BDE: Harav Moshe Sheinfeld, Z”l

The Gerrer community across the world mourned the loss of one of the foremost and venerated Chassidim, an elder statesman and the baal tefillah in the Gerrer beis medrash on…

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Harav Shimon Yosef Edelstein, Zt”l, of Bnei Brak

Thousands took part in the levayah in Bnei Brak Wednesday night of Hagaon Harav Shimon Yosef Edelstein, zt”l, son of, yblch”t, Hagaon Harav Gershon Edelstein, shlita, Rosh Yeshivah, Yeshivas Ponevez,…

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BDE: Reb Leibel Bornstein, Z”l

The Gerrer community, as well as the wider Zurich community, mourned the petirah on Wednesday morning in Yerushalayim of Reb Leibel Bornstein, z”l, at the age of 95. Reb Leibel…

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BDE: Harav Shmuel Shmelke Aschkenazi, Z”l

The Gerrer community was saddened to learn of the petirah of Harav Shmuel Shmelke Aschkenazi, z”l, on Sunday morning in Laniado Hospital in Netanya. Harav Aschkenazi, 86, lived for many years in…

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