Sudden Petirah of R’ Hershel Leitner Z”L

We regret to inform you of the Petirah of R’ Hershel Leitner Z”L, who was suddenly Niftar in Lakewood.

R’ Hershel, approximately 66, was found unresponsive in his home today.

The Levaya will be taking place at 6:15 PM today at the 7th Street Chapel, and the Kevurah will take place in Eretz Yisroel.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.


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There are 9 Comments to "Sudden Petirah of R’ Hershel Leitner Z”L"

  • Really? says:

    So so sad. Bde

  • freind says:

    He was a very special neshamah, and had a generous and giving heart. BDE

  • BOBBYC says:

    What a tiere neshama. He gets alot of credit for setting the standards of kashrus in Lakewood. The KCL should be very indebted to him.TNTBH
    Where is the shiva?

  • Allan says:

    He worked for me many years, one of the Good guys. BDE i will miss our financial conversations.

  • Max says:

    He was a vey intelligent kind hearted person. He was a Talmud Muvhak of Reb Shmuel Rozovsky and Reb Nuchum ztzl. He was a serious Talmud Chochom.
    What is the Levaya info in E”Y? Place and time?
    He has a brother with a family.

  • old timer says:

    Big loss. He was a very good person in the Kashruth field.

  • Alta lakewooder says:

    Is there any Shiva information available?

  • Shloime T says:

    BDE. R’ Hershel was such a pleasant person. Always insightful and considerate of others. Somehow just bumping into him every now and then, added a modicum of stability to the hectic lives many of us lead. Yehi Zichro Baruch

  • M says:

    Please note
    Mrs Leitner (Hershel’s mother) is sitting shiva in Lakewood at
    1101 Princeton
    Corner of Princeton & 11th.