It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Rav Yisroel Halevi Verschleiser zt”l.
A tremendous ben aliyah, talmid chochom and yorei Shomayim, Rav Yisroel was among the early talmidim of Rav Shneur Kotler zt”l and Rav Nosson Wachtfogel zt”l at Bais Medrash Govoah in Lakewood, NJ.
Rav Yisroel, who suffered from illness for the last period of his life, was mekabel yissurim b’ahava for close to 30 years.
The levayah will be held this morning, from 8:45 to 9:45, at Bais Medrash Govoah, located at 617 6th Street in Lakewood, NJ. The kevurah will follow in Long Island, NY.
Rav Yisroel is survived by his wife, Mrs. Feige Verschleiser, and their wonderful family.
Yehi zichro boruch.