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Rabbi Shneur Zalman Mishkin

November 30th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Rabbi Shneur Zalman Mishkin

שניאור זלמן ב"ר אליהו מרדכי

Rav, Chicago, IL

Date of Death: Tue. December 22, 1953 - Teves 16 5714

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Cemetery Details
1400 Desplaines Ave
Forest Park, IL 60130
United States

Phone: 708-366-4541
Fax: 7183664575
Contact: Allison Murray


Cemetery Map:


Directions to Kever: Waldheim Cemetery in Chicago maintains computerized records and will provided a detailed location map upon request. Gate: 38

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Name listed on marker: Rev Sam Mishkin

Biographical Notes:

Credit: Jim Craig, Evanston, IL

Tags: Chicago, IL · Illinois · Waldheim Cemetery - Chicago

2 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Farshlufen // Nov 30, 2011 at 9:26 am

    Is the R’ Kasriel Mishkin mentioned here:
    his son?

  • 2 YD Miller // Nov 30, 2011 at 12:09 pm

    Farshlufen, the answer is yes.

    Rabbi Leonard C. ( Kasriel Lipman) Mishkin was born 1906 in Lithuania came to the US with his father in 1922, gradutaed from the Hebrew Theological Seminary in Chicago.

    Served in New Orleans and several other places as Rabbi.
    later served as President of the Chicago Rabbnical Council and founder of Chicago Jewish Academy and was very instrumental in a lot of Jewish causes in Chicago and abroad.

    Passed away in 1996 at the age of 90

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