Petirah of Harav Yisroel Meir Shurkin Zatzal

candleWe regret to inform you of the Petirah of Harav Yisroel Meir Shurkin Zatzal, ‎a noted Talmid of Hagaon Rav Aharon Kotler Zatzal, and Hagaon Rav Moshe Feinstein Zatzal.

Rav Yisroel Meir Zt”l, a noted Talmid Chacham and Baal Tzedaka, is the son of Hagaon Rav Yaakov Moishe Shurkin Zt”l, Rosh Yeshivas Chaim Berlin‎. He was 76.

His children are ‎R’ Yaakov Moishe, R’ Dovid, Mrs. Leah Danziger and Mrs. Brochi Lerner‎.

The Levaya will be taking place at 11:00 a.m. At the 7th Street Chapel in Lakewood‎. The Kevura will take place in Long Island.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.

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  1. If only we would know about such figures during their lifetime who had a connection with the Gedolim that are no longer with us, we would be better people.

  2. The kevurah was at Bais Dovid – Beth David Cemetery: 300 Elmont Rd., Elmont, NY 11003; Phone: 516-328-1300 (ask at office for directions inside the bais oilam). Closes at 5:00pm

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