It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Mrs. Marianne (Mirla) Meyer a”h, beloved matriarch of a respected family, today at the age of 86.
For over five decades, Mrs. Meyer served as a secretary at Bais Yaakov of Boro Park High School, where she greeted students with warmth and joy, sharing her simchas hachaim with everyone she encountered.
Mrs. Meyer and her husband, R’ Yisroel z”l, raised an exemplary family, leaving behind generations of bnei and bnos Torah following in their ways.
This afternoon, the levayah began at Bais Yaakov High School at 15th Avenue and 45th Street in Boro Park. The levayah then continued at her home on 52nd Street. Kevurah followed at Beth Israel Cemetery in Woodbridge, NJ.
The family is sitting shivah until Monday morning at 2216 80th Street, between Bay Parkway and 23rd Avenue, in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. Shacharis is at 8 a.m., Mincha is at 6 p.m., and Maariv is at 9 p.m.
Mrs. Meyer is survived by her siblings, Rav Yaakov Michoel Hirschmann and Mrs. Bella Jacobs; her children, Misaskim founder Rabbi Yanky Meyer, Rabbi Shloimy Meyer, Rabbi Elozor Meyer, Rabbi Avromi Meyer, Rabbi Yossi Meyer, Mrs. Shani Shmaltz, Mrs. Russi Weintraub, Mrs. Yehudis Orlansky, and Mrs. Gittel Ehrlich; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Yehi zichrah boruch.