Rabbi Shmuel Alter
שמואל ב"ר אברהם יהודהAuthor, Likutei Basar Likutei
Date of Death:
Thu. November 27, 1969 -
Kisel 17 5730
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Directions to Kever: Beth Israel Cemetery, also, know as Woodbridge Memorial Gardens located along US Highway 1 in Woodbridge, New Jersey. Gate hours are officially 8:30 – 4:30 but will remain open until sunset (6:30 during the summer). In addition, Beth Israel maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: along Montefiore Avenue in the Viener Chelka
Photo Caption: Rav Shmuel Alter, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America (MCA)
Photo Caption: Agudath Israel of Havana Cuba (European refugees), center row (l. to r.): Dr. Mendel Friedman (in white straw hat), Rav Shmuel Alter, Rav Osher Segal, Credit: Agudath Israel
Photo Caption: Poster announcing the passing of Rav Alter, Credit: MCA
Photo Caption: Congregation Machzikei Hadas D’Chassidei Sadigora at 23 Herzl Street in Brooklyn c.1940, Credit: NYC
Rav Shmuel Alter authored Lekita Basar Lekita (20 volumes) worker tirelessly for the Jews in Cuba as well as spreading Torah throughout the United States. At the time of his passing, he was the Moreh Dasrah at Congregation Machzikei Hadas D’Chassidei Sadigora in Brooklyn. Sadly he left no children.
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