History of Congregation Bnai Yeshurun

Above please see a brief video detailing the shul history, as told by Esther Manischewitz, prepared and shown at the 2008 annual dinner in honor of the shul's 50th anniversary.

Directed and produced by Jeffrey Kaplan
Filmed and edited by Noah Kaplan

This film is dedicated to the five founding families and is in memory of William Manischewitz.
Copyright 2008 Kaplan Pictures. All rights reserved.
 
 

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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Knobel/Feigenbaum


    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Mr. Herbert Knobel, beloved father of our member Dena Feigenbaum.

    Shiva will be observed at 1401 Ocean Ave., Apt. 14A (between Aves I and J), in Brooklyn, until Friday afternoon, May 1.

    If you wish to send a gold card, please call Arleen Cohen,
    201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Kay

    Dear Members:


    We regret to inform you of the passing of Mrs. Bette Kay, beloved mother of our member Dr. Arthur Kay.

    Shiva will be observed at 266 Villa Place, Cedarhurst, NY, through Sunday morning, April 26.

    If you wish to send a gold card, please call Arleen Cohen,
    201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Landerer

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Mrs. Sima Arion, beloved sister of our member Harry Landerer.

    The funeral will take place later today in Israel.

    Harry will begin sitting shiva today, Monday, March 30 at 11:30 AM, at his home, 545 Ogden Ave., Teaneck, through Friday afternoon, April 3, at 1:00 PM.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Mincha/Ma'ariv, Mon - Thurs: 7:05 PM
    Shacharit, Tues - Fri: 8:00 AM

    If you wish to send a gold card, please call Arleen Cohen,
    201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Schehcter/Sharon

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Michal (Marilyn) Sharon, beloved sister of our affiliate member Marvin Schechter.

    The funeral will take place on Sunday, March 29, at approximately 5:30 PM, at the Gordon Cemetery, Rishon L'Tzion, Israel.

    Marvin will return to Teaneck to complete the shiva on Tuesday
    morning.
    Further details to follow.


    If you wish to send a gold card, please click here to order online or call Arleen Cohen,
    201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Schevelowitz/Stavsky

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Rebbetzin Anne Schevelowitz, beloved mother of our affiliate member, Janet Stavsky.
    The funeral will take place today, Thursday, Feb. 12, at 10:30 AM at Gutterman - Musicant Funeral Home in Hackensack.
    Shiva will be observed at the Stavsky residence, 394 Maitland Ave., Teaneck, through Wednesday morning, Feb. 18.

    If you wish to send a gold card, please click here to order online or call Arleen Cohen,
    201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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