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Rabbi Dovid Bender

June 3rd, 2016 · 2 Comments

Rabbi Dovid Bender

דוד ב"ר אברהם

Menahal, Yeshiva Torah Vodaath, Brooklyn, New York

Date of Death: Wed. November 17, 1965 - Cheshvan 22 5726

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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 provided a detailed location map upon request. Section: United Hebrew Community, along Carmel Avenue, between North 9 and North 10th Street. Gate: 90/S, Block: 84, Row: 13, Grave: 1, Section: 11, Society Name: UNITED HEBREW COMMUNITY. Near the kever of Rabbi Yehuda Weil

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: BENDER, DAVID (RABBI)

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Rav Dovid Bender, Credit: Rabbi Yaakov Bender, Far Rockaway, New York

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

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

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  • 1 Farshlufen // Jun 3, 2016 at 10:33 am

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  • 2 RYB // May 3, 2019 at 12:27 pm

    Reb dovid bender was born in slonim in 1912.

    His parents relocated to America in 1915.

    My father lived in spring valley until his bar mitzvah,

    He was the only jewish child who did not attend public school,

    He had a private rebbe.

    After his bar mitzvah , they moved to williamsburgh, where he joined the new mesivta torah Vodaas.

    In 1933, he went to learn in the Mir in Europe where he stayed for 6 years without returning to America.

    He married reb basia epstein in November 1938.

    They both escaped from Europe on the last boat from Poland,

    Sept 1, 1939.

    First shteller was magid shiur in ner israel bais medrash Baltimore.

    1941-RAM position in mesivta torah Vodaas.

    1947-menahel of mechina program there.

    Successfully stemmed the tide of boys leaving yeshiva after grade 8.

    He passed away 24 cheshvan 5726.

    Nov 15, 1965.

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