Baruch Dayan Ha’emes: R’ Refoel Yitzchok Dovid Shechter Z’L

[PHOTOS of Levaya] [Shivah Info] We regret to inform you of the Petirah of Reb Refoel Yitzchok Dovid Shechter Z’L, who was Niftar this morning following a lengthy illness. Reb Refoel Z’L, a son in law of Harav Chaim Dov Keller Shlita of Chicago, was 51.

The Levaya will be taking place at Rabbi Treff’s Yeshivah, 555 Oak Street, at 10:00 AM, after which the Aron will be taken to Eretz Yisroel for K’vurah.

He leaves behind a wife and 9 children, parents, two brothers and two sisters.

The NIftar’s wife, is the Menaheles in Bais Yaakov High School.

Shivah information will be posted when available.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.

Shivah Info:
Shachris 7:45
Mincha. 1:30
Mariv. 9:00
As per request of the family Please do not come:
12:30 -1:30
5:30-6:30

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25 COMMENTS

  1. His Rebbetzin is the choshuva Menaheles of Bais Yaakov High School, where she has devoted her life for the chinuch ha’banos of thousands of girls – despite all the obvious impossible difficulties.

    Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.

  2. Very Sad. He was my Rebbi in Pe-er HaTorah.
    We got along Great. Besides being a Talmid Chochom, He Had a great smile.
    I will always remember him Like that.

  3. Rabbi shechter was my rebbi, one could not ask for a kinder caring rebbi. at the end of our school year they would give out awards to student whom did well, i went over to rabbi scechter as to why i had not gotten one, i had applied myself and i thought i deserved one, rabbi shechter started crying…he didnt need to say anything, just watching him was enough for me, it made a huge impact, more then any award can accomplish. this was over a decade ago, i will never forget it. thank you rebbi

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