Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Shimshon Zelig Fortman

שמעון זעליג ב"ר שמעון הכהן

Rav, Cong Kneseth Israel “The White Shul”, Far Rockaway

Date of Death: Sat. February 3, 1951 - Shevat 27 5711

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Cemetery Details
300 Elmont Road
Elmont, NY 11003
United States

Phone: 718-343-4000


Cemetery Map:


Directions to Kever: Beth David Cemetery in Elmont, NY maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Needed

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Rav Shimshon Fortman, Credit: Mendy Sherer, Lakewood, NJ

Photo Caption: Memorial at the entrance of the main sanctuary at Kneseth Israel, Credit: IFJCAH

Credit: Rabbi Dr. Shnayer Leiman, Brooklyn College

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