Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Raphael Safsel

רפאל ב"ר דוב יעקב

Rav, Chevra Ein Yaakov Anshe B’ville, Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sun. December 8, 1935 - Kislev 12 5696

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Cemetery: ,

Cemetery Details
226-20 Francis Lewis Boulevard
Cambria Heights, NY 11411
United States

Phone: (718) 723-4545


Cemetery Map:

Notes: The Ohel Chabad visiting center is open 24/7, there are restrooms and other amenities always available including food and drinks. In addition there is a mikva located at 224-16 Francis Lewis Boulevard which is also open 24/7 and supplies towels.

Directions to Kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery in Queens maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Enter from the Chabad Ohel Entrance on Francis Lewis Boulevard. Block: 94, Row: 11R, Grave: 1, Society: Chen Eiv Jacob (Note: first section past the Ohel, see map below)

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Raphael Safsel

Biographical Notes:

Bio Information:
The Rav’s son was Rav Yaakov Dov Safsel, Vishka Illui. 

Photo Caption: Rav Yaakov Dov Safsel, Vishka Illui, Credit: MCA

Photo Caption: Vishka Illui along with Rav Aharon Kotler, Credit: MCA 

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Map to kever of Rav Raphael Safsel

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