Rabbi Yitzchok Siegel
יצחק ב"ר חיים הלויChief Rabbi, Jersey City, New Jersey
Date of Death:
Sun. July 11, 1976 -
Tammuz 13 5736
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Directions to Kever: Baron Hirsch Cemetery in Staten Island maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. The cemetery is in extreme disarray with poorly paved roads, missing signs, and countless overturned tombstones. Exercise caution when visiting especially after office hours. Should an actual emergency occur call 911 or Staten Island Shomrim Safety Patrol: 718-370-2121. Location: Gate: E-16, Society: Adas Yisroel of Bayonne, one row in.
Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Name listed on marker: Rabbi Isaac Siegel
Photo Caption: Kosher for Passover products from the Manischewitz company under the supervision of Rav Seigel, Source: Day Jewish Journal, 1965
Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)
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Rabbi Siegal was the last surviving member of the founding ועד הרבנים that led Ezras Torah in 1915. A biography of him (הליכות יצחק) was written in the late 1970s and can be seen here: https://tablet.otzar.org/he/book/book.php?book=25487