Petirah


BDE: Mrs. Aliza Grund, A’h

With great sadness, we regret to inform you of the petirah of Mrs. Aliza Grund, a”h, on Erev Shabbos. Mrs. Grund was the devoted, long-serving president of N’shei Agudath Israel…

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Reb Mendy Klein, Z”l

Reb Menachem Moshe (Mendy) Klein, z”l, legendary baal tzedakah and askan who funded countless mosdos, projects, and chessed endeavors in his native Cleveland and throughout Klal Yisrael, was niftar suddenly…

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BDE: Mr. Mendy Klein, Z”l

It is with great shock and sadness that Klal Yisrael has learned Thursday evening of the sudden petirah of Mr. Mendy Klein of Cleveland, one of the biggest baalei tzedkah…

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BDE: Rav Moishe Reich, Z”l

The Klausenberg community was shocked to learn on Wednesday morning of the sudden petirah of Rav Moishe Reich, z”l, noted philanthropist and ish chessed, at the age of 62. Reb…

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BDE: Mrs. Marianne (Mirla) Meyer, A”h

Mrs. Marianne (Mirla) Meyer, was niftar Tuesday morning, at the age of 86. Mrs. Meyer was the secretary of Bais Yaakov of Boro Park High School for more than 50…

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Harav Zechariah Gelley, Zt”l

Harav Zechariah Gelley, zt”l, Rav of the Khal Adas Jeshurun (KAJ) kehillah of Washington Heights, was niftar on Thursday, 4 Iyar. He was in his mid-80s and had been suffering…

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Reb Dovid Wassertheil, Z”l

Reb Dovid Wassertheil, z”l, a prominent Gerrer chassid who lived in Boro Park, passed away on Acharon Shel Pesach. He was 88. Reb Dovid was born in 1930 in Sonik,…

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BD’E, Reb Dovid Wasserteil z”l

With great sorrow we received the news that Reb Dovid Wasserteil, z”l, was niftar on Yom Tov afternoon. He was a prominent Gerer Chassid, the gabbai of the Gerer shtibel…

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Jewish Woman Brutally Murdered in Paris

The body of a Jewish octogenarian, stabbed and burned, was found over the weekend in her Paris apartment, in a shocking crime reminiscent of the April 2017 murder of another…

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Vizhnitzer Rebbe, Harav Mordechai Hager, Zt”l

With great tzaar we report the petirah of Hadmor Hagaon Harav Mordechai Hager, zt”l, who was niftar this morning in New York after many tefillos of Klal Yisroel, at the…

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Rabbi Raphael Pelcovitz, Zt”l

Every so often a Rabbi comes along that not only builds a congregation and serves his congregants, but entirely redefines the playing field. Rabbi Raphael Pelcovitz, zt”l, who was niftar…

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Rabbi Yehuda Harbater, Z”l

Yeshiva Darchei Torah of Far Rockaway was struck by tragedy with the sudden passing of its beloved executive director, Rabbi Yehuda Eliezer Harbater, z”l. He was 62. Rabbi Harbater was…

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Rabbi Yitzchok Dovid Schwartz, Z”l

Rabbi Yitzchok Dovid Schwartz, z”l, mechanech, writer, and former Mara d’Asra of Congregation Sfard of Flatbush, was niftar on 22 Shevat. He was 60 years old, and had been suffering…

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