Petirah of Harav Grainom Lazewnik Z”L, Talmid of Novardok and the Steipler

We regret to inform you of the Petirah of Harav Grainom Lazewnik Z”L. He was approximately 106 years old.

Harav Lazewnik Z”L was a Talmid of Novardok the Steipler Gaon in Pinsk, and served as a Rav for many years in Flatbush at Mosad Adar Gbyr.

His children are Rav Yankel Lazewnik (Rav in Presidential, Lakewood), Mrs. Sora Rothenberg (Lakewood), Mrs. Tzriel Gordon (Flatbush), Mrs. Esther Gittel Mishkowitz (Far Rockaway), Reb Avrohom, Mrs. Raizel Drimmer (Israel), and Reb Borcuh (Detroit).

The Levaya is scheduled to take place at Shomrei Hadas at 3pm. The Aron will drive past the Shul (no stopping) and then will be at JFK El Al Cargo Area 75 North Hangar Road approximately 6:15/6:30pm.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.

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  1. I wanted to add: he was a very good speaker , he spoke a litvische yiddish, I once ate shalosh seudos in his Shul his drasha was unbelievable & his wife was an American a big tzadeikus,I went motzoi Shabbos to pick up my talis and the Shul was dark, I rung the bell and she ran down, opened the lights and showed me where it can be with a smile and with such nice words etc. a big loss.

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