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Rabbi Reuvain Levovitz

October 29th, 2015 · 3 Comments

Rabbi Reuvain Levovitz

ראובן ב"ר חיים יוסף הלוי

Rav, Congregation Talmud Torah of East New York

Date of Death: Thu. October 21, 1965 - Tishrei 25 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 provide a detailed location map upon request. Gate: 134/NE, Block: 88, Row: 012L, Grave: 4, Society Name: TALMUD TORAH OF EAST NEW YORK

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: LEVOVITZ, REUBEN

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Rav Reuvain Levovitz, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
Feinstein Moshe
Photo Caption: HaRav Moshe Feinstein, the Rav’s brother-in- law, Credit:
Levovitz Yeruchom
Photo Caption: Rav Yerucham Levovitz (d. 1936), the famed Mirrer Mashgiach was the Rav’s older brother, Credit:

Photo Caption: Kever of Rav Yerucham Levovitz, Mir, Poland, Credit: DZ

Photo Caption: Rebbetzin Rivka Levovitz (wife of Rav Yerucham) buried at the Mount Judah Cemetery in Ridgewood, Queens along side the wife of the Chofetz Chaim, Credit: IFJCAH

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

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

3 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Y Rubin // Dec 29, 2015 at 10:10 pm

    Rav Yeruchim was the older BROTHER of R. Reuvan Levovits. Son on R Reuvan was R Pesach Zisell Levovits, long time Rov on Congregation Sons of Israel of Lakewood NJ

  • 2 YD Miller // Dec 30, 2015 at 1:05 pm

    Photos of Rabbi Levovitz and his son at the famous Rabbis March to Washington in 1943, with biographical sketches:

  • 3 Rabbi Arye Gordon // Jun 27, 2017 at 3:05 am

    Photo Caption: Rav Yerucham Levovitz (d. 1936), the famed Mirrer Mashgiach was the Rav’s older brother,

    Caption Error
    Rav Yerucham was an uncle of Rav Reuvain, not a brother. If you look at the pictures of the matzevos you will see that Rav Yerucham’s father was Rav Avrohom and Rav Reuvain’s father was Rav Chaim Yosef

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