Sudden Petirah of Rav Hillel Mandel Z”L, a longtime Mechanech [UPDATED]

We regret to inform you of the Petirah of Rav Hillel Mandel Z”L, who was niftar suddenly this evening.

Rav Hillel Z”L was a former Lakewood resident and close Talmid of Rav Nosson Wachtfogel Z”L.

For the past approximately 15 years, he served as Menahel of the Veitziner Yeshiva. Rav Hillel Z”L was a noted Mechanech who also taught in Montreal, Deal, NJ and in Los Angeles.

He leaves behind his wife, children and grandchildren, some of whom reside in Lakewood. was 62 years old.

The Levaya will be taking place 12:00 PM (1:00 PM NY Time) in Chicago, and tentatively 11:30 PM in Lakewood, at the 7th Street Chapel.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.


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