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Rabbi Shmaya Wiezner

January 30th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Rabbi Shmaya Wiezner

שמעיה ב"ר זאב

Rav, Borough Park, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Wed. May 17, 1961 - Sivan 2 5721

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Cemetery Details

Directions to Kever: Beth Israel Cemetery in Woodbridge, NJ maintains computerized records and will provided a detailed location map upon request.

Biographical Notes:

Credit: Asher Lowy, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Asher Lowy, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Location marker for Rav Shmaya Wiezner


Tags: Beth Israel Cemetery - Woodbridge, NJ · New Jersey

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Mordechai // Jul 21, 2016 at 4:54 pm

    Fron what I heard, he led a Yekkishe minyan in Borough Park, Brooklyn, NY.

  • 2 Mordechai // Jul 25, 2016 at 2:14 pm

    I believe the spelling is with an s rather than a z (Wiesner, rather than Wiezner).

  • 3 Moshiach Now! // Jan 17, 2017 at 1:40 pm

    Searching for grandparents kevorim – they davened at Rabbi Wiesner’s shul and were laid to rest nearby. Thank you I can now proceed to find them.
    (Hopefully up by the time I get there..)

  • 4 Andras // Aug 19, 2019 at 7:11 pm

    Hello, would you happen to know his “civil” or civilian birth name? Could it have been Béla?

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