Petirah of Reb Yehchiel Niselbaum Z”L – one of the Last Remaining Talmidim of the Chofetz Chaim

reb yechiel nReb Yechiel Niselbaum Z”L, one of the last remaining Talmidim of the Chofetz Chaim in Radin was Niftar last night. He was approximately 102 years old.

Reb Yechiel Z”L was also the longtime Shamash of the Shomrei Emunah Shul in Boro Park.

The children are Barnetzky (Lakewood), Kuperman, Yudowitz and Lamb.

petirahThe Levaya will be taking place at 1 PM at Shomrei Hadas in Boro Park.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.


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  1. Not just a talmid of the chofetz chaim, but a true link to the past. he was a tzadik that always had what to relate from radin etc..
    his grandchildren can testify how they felt they lived with the chofetz chaim when they were in his presence.
    his son in law is rav nochum barnetzky

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