Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Yehuda Leib Joseph

יהודה ליב ב"ר דוב

Co-founder, Yeshivas Rabbeinu Yaakov Yosef (RJJ)

Date of Death: Fri. January 5, 1912 - Teves 15 5672

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Cemetery Details
83-45 Cypress Hills Street
Glendale, NY 11385
United States

Phone: (718) 366-5900


Cemetery Map:

Notes: Mount Carmel operates many of the surrounding cemeteries. Gates open Sunday through Friday, 8:00AM to 4:00PM. Closed Saturdays and some Jewish Holidays

Directions to Kever: Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens maintains computerized records and will provided a detailed location map upon request. Section: 1, Block: C, Map: 11, Grave: 6, Line: L-10L, Society: RABBI JACOB JOSEPH, towards the top of the hill.

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Not listed

Biographical Notes:

Joseph Leib RJJ
Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, January 1912
Joseph Shmuel Moshe Joseph

Photo Caption: Rabbi Shmuel Moshe Joseph, Credit: Ira Berman, North Wales, Pennsylvania  

Bio Information:
Brother of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph. A seconds brother Chaim (see picture below) is buried at Union Field alongside the Chief Rabbi.  The oldest brother, Rabbi Shmuel Moshe  remained in Kovno, Lithuania where he is buried.

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Map to the kever of Rabbi Yehuda Leib Joseph

Credit: Kever of Chaim Hyman Joseph at thew Union Field Cemetery in Queens, d.1910

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