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 - Slavin/Ritholtz

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Mrs. Sonia Slavin, beloved mother of our affiliate member, Michelle Ritholtz.

    The funeral will take place at the Eretz Hachaim Cemetery in Beit Shemesh on Friday, August 21, at approximately 2:00 PM (Michelle will be coming directly from airport; her flight arrives at 12:45 PM).

    Michelle will begin sitting shiva in Israel at #2 Maalot Kedoshei Telz, Apt 4, in Tel Stone, until Sunday night.
    Michelle can be reached in Israel on her American cell number 646-797-5066 or on her Israeli cell number 052-569-0240.

    Michelle will return to the US to complete shiva in LA on Monday afternoon through Thursday morning at 1716 S. Crest Drive, Los Angeles. The number there is 310-838-6864.

    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 - Gul/Klyman

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Mr. Meir Gul, beloved father of our member Lorraine Klyman.

    The funeral will be taking place in Israel on Friday, July 31. For information on the funeral and shiva in Israel, please call 011-972-2-641-2868.

    Lorraine will be returning to America and will be sitting shiva in her home at 649 Maitland Ave. from Tuesday, August 4 through Thursday morning, August 6.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Shacharit, Tues - Thurs 7:10 AM

    Mincha/Ma'ariv, Tues - Wed 7:45 PM

    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 - Markowitz/Steinreich


    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Mr. Joel Markowitz, beloved father of our member Lori Steinreich.

    The funeral will take place tomorrow, Friday, July 17, at 10:00 AM, at Robert Schoem's Menorah Chapel, 150 Route 4 East, Paramus, NJ 07652.

    Shiva will be observed at the Steinreich residence, 654 West Englewood Ave., Teaneck, through Thursday morning, July 23.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Shacharit, Sunday 7:55 AM
    Mon - Thurs 6:55 AM
    Mincha/Ma'ariv Sun - Wed 8:10 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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  • Shiva Notice - Zauderer

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Dr. Burt Zauderer, beloved brother of our member Erich Zauderer.

    Shiva will be observed at the Zauderer residence, 606 West Englewood Ave., Teaneck, through Friday afternoon, July 17.

    Minyan times are as follows:

    Mincha/Ma'ariv, Sun - Thurs 8:15 PM
    Shacharit Mon - 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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  • Shiva Notice - Levie

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of our longtime member, Mrs. Ruth Levie, beloved mother of our affiliate member, Warren Levie.

    Shiva will be observed at the Levie residence, 545 Grenville Ave., Teaneck, through Monday morning July 6.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Shacharit, Wed - Mon 6:55 AM
    Sunday 7:55 AM
    Mincha/Ma'ariv Tues - Sun 8:20 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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