Baruch Dayn Ha’emes: Petirah of Reb Yitzchok Dershowitz Z”L [UPDATED]

img_8667We regret to inform you of the Petirah of Reb Yitzchok Dershowitz Z”L, a longtime Lakewood resident and Lomed at BMG, who was Niftar this afternoon.

Reb Yitzchok Z”L, approximately 70, was critically injured when he fell on Simchas Torah, and landed in a coma.

Reb Yitzchok Z”L was the author of The Legacy of Maran Rav Aharon Kotler Zatzal, whose Yahrtzeit is today. Reb Aharon Zatzal was Niftar on 2 Kislev, 1962.

The Levaya will tentatively be taking place at 9AM Sunday at BMG. Details will be published when available.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.


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  1. BDE he was 74 & a big tzaddik.

    no coincidence to be niftar on same day as the book he authored of Rav Aharon Kotler ZT”L=time for international klal yisroel teshuva

    may his neshama have an aliya

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