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Rabbi Avigdor Schiffer

November 10th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Rabbi Avigdor Schiffer

אביגדור ב"ר יחיאל יהודה

Rav, First Independent Hebrew Congregation Ahavas Yisroel of Jamaica, Queens

Date of Death: Sat. February 11, 1939 - Shevat 22 5699

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Cemetery Details
121-83 Springfield Boulevard
Springfield Gardens , NY 11413
United States

Phone: 718-528-1700
Contact: Carl Schramm


Cemetery Map:

Notes: Cemetery gates are open Sunday – Friday 8:30AM – 4:30PM, always check their website for holiday schedule.

Directions to Kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery in Queens maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Gate: 603/N, Block: 4, Row: 0006R, Society Name: FIRST INDEPENDENT HEBREW CONG, along Ezra Avenue, see map below

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: SCHIFFER, VICTOR

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Original painting of First Independent Hebrew Congregation Ahavas Yisroel given as a wedding gift to Mr. Yitzchok Isaac (Irving) Weiss as a weddinging gift, Credit: Nachum Sherman, Kew Gardens Hill.

Photo Caption: The First Independent Hebrew, Congregation Ahavas Israel as it stands today, Credit: Google
Photo Caption: The original Aron Kodesh (Holy Ark) as it stands today at Temple Chaverim in Plainview, Long Island. Credit: Lee Weissman

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Map to the kever of Rav Avigdor Schiffer

Tags: Montefiore Cemetery · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

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