According to Police, approximately 37,000 attended last week’s Levaya of Hagaon Rav Chaim Stein Zatzal. The number was estimated by Police at a meeting today, an official tells TLS. The procession stretched from 7th & Private Way, up until approximately County Line Road.
An initial estimate from officials was 20,000.
The Levaya possibly marks the largest event in Lakewood’s history. TLS-CCP.