Mrs. Esther Herzka a”h


candle-small5[Updated levaya info below.] It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Mrs. Esther Herzka, wife of Rav Yaakov Yitzchok Herzka z”l. She was the mother of Rav Nosson Boruch Herzka, rov of the Pine River Bais Medrash in Lakewood; Rav Yissocher Herzka of Lakewood; and Reb Rapahel herzka, noted Flatbush askan.

TheĀ levaya will take place at noon at the Congregations Sons of Israel Holocaust Memorial Chapel, located off of East Seventh Street, between Somerset Avenue and Brook Road, in Lakewood. The levaya will pass Beth Medrash Govoha on Seventh Street at about 1:45 p.m.

Kevurah will be take place at the bais hakevaros in Woodbridge, NJ.

Yehi zichrah boruch.

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  1. The Herzka’s were our neighbors for years. They were the most amazing people in so many ways. Age was of no concern, they were friends to all. Mrs Herzka will be sadly missed as she always had a special place in our hearts.