Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Ephraim Epstein

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Rav, Congregation Knesses Yisrael, Chicago, Illinois

Date of Death: Thu. July 14, 1960 - Tammuz 19 5720

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Cemetery:

Cemetery Details
1400 Desplaines Ave
Forest Park, IL 60130
United States

Phone: 708-366-4541
Fax: 7183664575
Contact: Allison Murray

Web: http://www.waldheimcemetery.com/
Email: allisonm@waldheimcemetery.com

Cemetery Map:

Notes: office@waldheimcemetery.com

Directions to Kever: Waldheim Cemetery in Chicago maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Section: Anshe Kanesses Israel, Gate: 1

Biographical Notes:

Epstein Ephraim
Photo Caption: Rav Ephraim Epstein, Credit: Needed
Epstein Ephraim 2
Photo Caption: Rav Ephraim Epstein, Credit: Needed

Photo Caption: Rav Epstein’s son, Aron Dovid HY”D who was murder during the Chevron / Hebron Massacre of 1929, Credit: IFJCAH

Credit: Institute For Judai Culture and History (IFJCAH)

Epstein Moshe Mordechai Chevron
Photo Caption: Rav Epstein’s brother, Rav Moshe Mordechai Epstein, Rosh Yeshiva Slabodka (Chevron)

Bio Information:
The Rav was born in 1876 and was the brother of the famous Chevron Rosh Yeshiva, Rav Moshe Mordechai. The Rav was ordained by Rav Yaakov Dovid Willowsky (RYDV”Z) of Slutsk and later Boston, Rav Yechiel Michel Epstein the Baal Aruch ha-Shulchan, Rav Yitzchak Yaakov Reines of Lida and many others. The Rav passed away in Chicago where he was interred.


Credit: Jim Craig, Evanston, Illinois

Credit: Jim Craig, Evanston, Illinois


Credit: Jim Craig, Evanston, Illinois

Credit: Jim Craig, Evanston, Illinois


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