Petirah of Rav Shelaim Tzvi Feurst Z”L of Lakewood, longtime Rav and Rebbe in Los Angeles

It is with much regret we inform you of the Petirah of Rav Shelaim Tzvi Feurst Z”L, who was Niftar this evening.

Rav Shelaim Z”L served as a longtime Rebbe in Toras Emes of Los Angeles, as well as the Rav at Ohr Simcha in the Valley. He moved to Lakewood around one year ago. He was approximately 70 years old.

The Levaya is scheduled to take place at 9:00 PM this evening at the 7th Street Chapel, followed by Kevurah in Eretz Yisroel.

The Levaya can be watched here:
Passcode: 483015

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.

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  1. I have known Rabbi Feurst for decades. He was a true eved hashem who contributed greatly to the growth of Torah in Los Angeles. He will be sorely missed by all who knew him.

  2. BDE. Shelaim was a classmate of mine since First Grade (1956) through our time in Yeshiva and Yeshiva in Israel. There was never, in all my years, that I witnessed someone who manifest such an intensity and kavana in his davening and learning. A true fulfilment of Kol Atzmosai Tomarna…

    Yehi zichro baruch

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