Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Raphael Joseph

רפאל ב"ר יעקב יוסף

Cofounder , Yeshiva Rabbanu Yaakov Yosef (RJJ)

Date of Death: Tue. May 29, 1928 - Sivan 10 5688

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Cemetery:

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

Phone: (718) 366-5900
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Web: http://www.mountcarmelcemetery.com/
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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. Location: Section: 1, Block: C, Society: RABBI JACOB JOSEPH, up the hill, last row of the section.

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: JOSEPH, RAPHAEL

Biographical Notes:


Joseph Lazarus
Photo Caption: State Senator Lazarus Joseph (L) January 10, 1946 soon after being elected as New York City Comptroller looking on.  State Senator Joseph, a  grandson of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph remained a Shomer Shabbos Jew even as a high ranking politician. As New  York City Comptroller he campaigned for the Kosher Meat Laws.  Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: Kever of  State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit:Institute For Judaic Culture and History
Joseph Henrietta 1
Photo Caption: Kever of Henrietta Joseph, wife of State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit: Shmuel Amsel 
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Photo Caption: Kever of Caption Jacob Joseph, great grandson of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph.  Captain Joseph of the United States Marine Corps was killed in action at the Battle of Guadalcanal on October 22, 1942 when is jet was shot down over the Pacific.  Then New York City Mayor William O’Dwyer memorialized Captain Joseph in City Hall and later named a playground  on the Lower East Side in his honor. Interment was at the New Mount Carmel cemetery in Queens alongside his father. Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
Joseph Ethyl 1
Photo Caption: kever of Ethyl Joseph, daughter of State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit: Shmuel Amsel 

Bio Information:
Only son of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph.


Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY


Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY


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