Rav Zev Gedaliah Salel zt”l


candleIt is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rav Zev Gedaliah (Velvel) Salel zt”l, who was niftar on Tuesday after battling illness He was 53.

Rav Velvel was a respected member of the Lakewood, NJ, community and learned at Beth Medrash Govoha.

Reb Velvel was an expert mechanech and served as a professional tutor, learning with boys and and helping them make great strides in their limudim.

Just last week, Rav Velvel celebrated the wedding of his daughter, Devorah, who married Avrohom Boruch Friedman, son of Reb Dovid Friedman, at the Fountain Ballroom on Vassar Avenue in Lakewood.

Reb Velvel resided in the Squankum Road, Thirteenth Street neighborhood of Lakewood.

He is survived by his wife, Syril, and their children.

The levayah was held Tuesday evening at the Bais Aron Bais Medrash of Beth Medrash Govoha at Madison Avenue and Tenth Street, followed by kevurah at the East Seventh Street Bais Hachaim in Lakewood.

Yehi zichro boruch.

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