Mrs. Pesel Olshin a”h


candle[SHIVAH INFO BELOW] It is with great sadness that we report the passing Mrs. Pesel (Peppy) Olshin a”h.

Mrs. Olshin, the matriarch of one of the venerated Torah families in the olam haTorah, was a longtime secretary at Yeshivas Kamenitz in Boro Park.

She was 100 years old.

Mrs. Olshin is survived by her children, Rav Yeruchim Olshin, rosh yeshiva of Beth Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ; Rav Shmuel Abba Olshin, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Gedolah of Hillside, NJ; and Mrs. Suri Hirth of Boro Park, wife of Rav Mordechai Hirth.

The levayah will be held tomorrow at 11 a.m. at Shomrei Hadas Chapels, located at 3803 14th Avenue in Boro Park, Brooklyn.

Kevurah will take place at the Wellwood Jewish Cemetery, located at 1500 Wellwood Ave in West Babylon, NY.

UPDATE: The family is sitting shivah at 1664 55th Street, between 16th and 17th Avenue in Boro Park, Brooklyn.

Yehi zichrah boruch.

{Gavriel Newscenter}