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 - 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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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Samet/Kuber

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Mr. Mendy Kuber, beloved father of our member Anne Samet and Rabbi Mordechai Kuber, and brother of Zave Kubersky.

    Shiva will be observed at the Samet residence, 600 Ogden Ave. through Tuesday morning, Feb. 17.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Ma'ariv, Wed: 7:30 PM
    Shacharit, Thurs, Fri, & Tues: 6:55 AM
    Sun & Mon: 7:55 AM
    Mincha/Ma'ariv, Thurs: 5:05 PM
    Sun & Mon: 5:15 PM
    Mincha, Friday 5:05 PM


    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 - Goldschmidt/Laufer

    to inform you of the passing of Mrs. Blanche Laufer, beloved mother of our member Phyllis Goldschmidt, and Shayndee Hiller.

    The funeral will take place today, Monday Feb. 9 at 12:30 PM, in Gutterman Musicant Funeral Home, Hackensack, NJ.


    Shiva will be observed at the Goldschmidt residence, 729 Washburn St., through Sunday morning, Feb. 15.


    Shayndee will be sitting shiva in Teaneck until Wednesday, Feb. 11, 12:00 PM. After that she can be reached at 561-955-8861.

    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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