Tragic Petirah of Rav Nosson Baruch Herzka Z”L, Rav of Lakewood’s Pine River Shul [AUDIO HOOKUP INFO]

We regret to inform you of the tragic Petirah of Rav Nosson Baruch Herzka Z”L, the Rav and Mara D’asrah of the Pine River Shul and Kehillah.

Rav Nosson Baruch was also a R”M in Mesivta of Edison, and a Rosh Kollel at Bais Medrash L’Torah.

His petirah comes following a tragic illness which claimed his life over Shabbos Chanuka. He was in his 60’s.

The Levaya will take place at 10:30 AM Sunday at the Pine River Shul, 501 River Avenue. Kevurah will take place at the 7th Street Bais Olam.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.

UPDATE: To listen to the Levaya, you can call 515-604-9049, access code 450538#.

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    • ZT”L means that when a tzaddik passes away we should remember him levorcha. So by a tzaddik we say Z”L meaning his remebrance should be levorcha (in the possessive form) indicating he was a tzaddik. But by a non tzaddik we use A”H and not Z”L.

  1. Oish, Nebech. BdE. What a loss. This was a prince of a yid. A Talmid Chochom, a Marbitz Torah, a Ruv of a Young, vibrant kehilla. This is so sad. He leaves behind a family, talmidim, and mispalelim, all bereft. Imagine that, there are hundreds of people mourning this loss.

  2. Bde what a great man. We lost a great jem. Was one of the greatest pillars is Lakewood. A very smart man. And massive Talmud chuchim always learnt and was always smiling. We all loved him and will be truly missed.

  3. BDE. What a loss for Klal Yisroel and bfrat the Lakewood community. He was a tremendous talmid chochom and a real baal sechel. Mei yitein lanu tmurosoi.

  4. Please park across the street at 500 River Ave. Someone will be there to assist crossing river ave to the bais medrash at 501 River Ave

  5. Thank you Lakewood Scoop. Can we please get a live hookup for Eretz Yisrael’s. There is much family, Talmidim and people who would benefit from it

  6. Thank You misaskim. You guys did a great jib at the levaya. Real kovod hatoreh ! Family told me you were at the house setting it all up bderech kovod

    Only simches !!!

  7. I learned with him Chavrussa 25 years ago when he was the Rosh Yeshiva at YESHIVA GEDOLA OF PELHAM PARKWAY, a huge talmid chochom with lot of knowlege and open minded approach,

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