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Rabbi Shmuel Aaron Horowitz

January 5th, 2009 · 13 Comments

Melitzer Rav of The Lower East Side
d. 14 Adar I, 2003
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Directions to kever:
Wellwood Cemetery
Wellwood Avenue
Farmingdale, NY 11735
(Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue)

Tags: New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Wellwood Cemetery - Long Island

13 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Cheskel // Jan 6, 2009 at 7:09 am

    He was not a rebbe, he did not call himself a rebbe, nor did he think of being one.

  • 2 B Amsel // Jan 6, 2009 at 4:04 pm

    Instead of telling me what he wasn’t please tell me what he was.
    Thank you,

  • 3 Cheskel // Jan 6, 2009 at 10:37 pm

    Its not easy to describe his personality.

  • 4 mib // Jan 7, 2009 at 12:34 am

    why call him rebbe, if he wasn’t one?

  • 5 Baruch A // Jan 7, 2009 at 4:10 pm

    Still trying to sort out who he was, any idea?
    Where is the Rabbi Rottenberg from Forshay, Monsey buried?

  • 6 Rabbi D Stern // Jan 8, 2009 at 2:29 am

    His father and uncle were defiantly Admorim, I don?t know if that makes him a Rebbe by default.

  • 7 Reb Elya // Jul 30, 2009 at 1:53 pm

    Hit says on his Kever Admor the son of an Admor. Why wouldn’t he be a Rebbe. Also is this in Wellwood Cemetery, New Montefiore Cemetery, or Beth Moses cemetery?

  • 8 Reb Elya // Jul 30, 2009 at 1:54 pm

    I’m sorry. I got the answer to which cemetery he’s buried in.

  • 9 Reb Elya // Mar 17, 2011 at 3:01 pm

    Admor the son of the Av Beis Din.

  • 10 Reuven Horowitz // Nov 29, 2012 at 1:11 pm

    To Baruch A

    This is my father’s kever. To the right of him is the kever of R’ Sholom of Nadvorna, then my Zeide R’ Yitzchok , the Melitzer Rebbe, next is the kever of R’ Chaim Shlome Rottenberg from Forshay who is next to his shver The Shotzer Rebbe.

  • 11 Reuven Horowitz // Nov 29, 2012 at 1:14 pm

    To Reb Elya

    This is in Wellwood Cemetery on Macabbee Street. It is located off North Street I believe, on the same side as the Tzeilimer chelka, but further down the road.

  • 12 Reuven Horowitz // Nov 29, 2012 at 1:15 pm

    To Reb Elya

    South Avenue, sorry.

  • 13 Reb Elya // Nov 29, 2012 at 11:23 pm

    I was at the Kever of (Rav Yitzchak?) on the Yahrtzeit. Were you there?

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