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Rabbi Binyamin Aryeh Gewirtz

February 27th, 2011 · 7 Comments

Rabbi Binyamin Aryeh Gewirtz

בנימין אריה ב"ר חנוך הענאך

Rav, Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Death: Thu. May 22, 2003 - Iyar 20 5763

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Cemetery Details

Beit Shemesh , Israel



Cemetery Map:


Directions to Kever: Eretz Hachaim Cemetery - Beit Shemesh

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Eretz Hachaim Cemetery - Beit Shemesh

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Rabbi Leonard Benjamin Gewirtz letterhead. Credit: IFJCAH

Tags: Delaware · Eretz Hachaim Cemetery Beit Shemesh · Israel

7 responses so far ↓

  • 1 farshlufen // Feb 27, 2011 at 6:41 am


  • 2 Farshlufen // Feb 27, 2011 at 10:53 am

  • 3 Jim Craig // Feb 27, 2011 at 1:47 pm

    According to the Social Security Death Index, he was born 25 January 1918 and was niftar 22 May 2003 in Wilmington, Delaware.

  • 4 YD Miller // Feb 28, 2011 at 11:33 am

    His father was Reb Chanoch Henich B”R Yonah, his wife was Sara Gittel daughter of Solomon Kirstein of the Bolch Publishing Co.

    An article in “Yiddishe Vort” against the book of Rabbi Gewirtz that Farshlufen linked above:

  • 5 z // Oct 16, 2011 at 10:17 pm

    he is buried in EY

  • 6 Rabbi Joseph Aryeh Selevan // Jan 15, 2012 at 4:17 pm

    I recall seeing a listing in the Rabbinical Council of America membership directory for a Rabbi Yosef Aryeh Gewirtz. It may be his relative.

  • 7 chaim gewirtz // Nov 13, 2013 at 10:07 am

    he was buried in eretz ha chayim cemetery outside bet sh emesh in israel. he was one of three brother and a sister his father was chanoch henach grand father reb yonah or jonas from gelitzia .

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