Reb Yonah Zev Hershkowitz z”l


candle-small5It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Reb Yonah Zev Hershkowitz z”l. The levaya will take place first in Lakewood, NJ, at 11:30, on Twelfth Street between Clifton and Lexington Avenues. The levaya will then continue in Boro Park at Shomrei Hadas Chapels on 14th Avenue in Boro Park at approximately 1:15  p.m.

Reb Yonah Zev is survived by his children and grandchildren. His son, Rabbi Mordechai Hershkowitz, is the well-know Executive Administrator at Beth Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ.

Yehi zichro boruch. 

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  1. Zaidy & Bubby left over 500 descendents. They led a disciplined life of Toras Chaim where Hashem was the absolute center of their lives. They are survived by Yeebadel Lechaim Tovim 11 children:
    Moishe Herskowitz (Bensonhurst)
    Shoshana Goldfischer (Monsey)
    Shloimy Herskowitz (Gateshead)
    Tzvi Simcha Herskowitz (Toronto)
    Chana Mayer (Lakewood)
    Shragi Herskowitz (Baltimore)
    Avraham Abba Herskowitz (Lakewood)
    Yehudis Teitelbaum (Lakewood)
    Mordechai Herskowitz (Lakewood)
    Shiya Herskowitz (Bensonhurst)
    Shimon Shalom Herskowitz TJerusalem)