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Tuesday, 13 Tammuz, 5779
  |  July 16, 2019

    Hundreds Escort R’ Yonah Avtzon

    A large crowd attended the Levaya of Rabbi Yonah Avtzon obm, Director of Sichos in English and renowned Shadchan, as it drove past 770 Eastern Parkway on Thursday. Photos

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    Esther(Benarroch)Michael
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    Esther(Benarroch)Michael

    BDE. He was an amazing person. May the families no from no more sorrow.,

    what a special neshama
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    what a special neshama

    I look at these pictures and see so many crown heights residents that attended. I too would have wished to attend as well as many others but we don’t live locally.
    Our hearts and prayers are with the family.

    ad mosai???
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    ad mosai???

    What a loss for the entire Kehilla and for all Yidden
    May Hashem give the family comfort and strength

    Still in shock
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    Still in shock

    What a loss to the entire Chabad and worldwide Jewish community.

    Maybe Moshiach will actually come today..
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    Maybe Moshiach will actually come today..

    We would all be ready

    A real giant!
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    A real giant!

    Such devastating news! Klal Yisrael lost a real star😢😢

    Ad mosai!
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    Ad mosai!

    Reb Yona b”R Meir! Mach a tumel in Shomayim! We can’t take this golus any longer and need Moshiach NOW!!

    a terrible loss to our community
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    a terrible loss to our community

    may his family find comfort ,BDE!

    Aaron
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    Aaron

    BS”D A Tzadik in our times

    Heartrending
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    Heartrending

    Hard to believe and what a great loss for our world and community. May Hashem comfort his family.

    in his memory
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    in his memory

    Is there a fund for his family or for sichos in English? Is anything else being done in his memory, such as for shidduchim?

    Tragedy
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    Tragedy

    There have been more than our share of levayas recently. Please HaShem have rachmonus on our small community. We need to increase in Yonahs ways. vhachai yiten el libo when I told Yonah I am in pain he listened to my cries and he was in pain. He tried to help me and cared as the pain was his very own. When I told him I have a Simcha he apologized for not coming even though he was in the hospital. This is a wake up cal Yonah will help me from shamayim. Baruch HaShem the community of crown heights… Read more »

    so sad!
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    so sad!

    He will be missed by people all over the world. I hope he keeps on making shidduchim from Gan Eden.

    To #10
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    To #10

    Yes!! There is a Oholei Torah mesivta campaign for his son in in shiur aleph to buy a full shaffeh of sichos in English books with a plaque please donate 417 Troy ave

    BDE
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    BDE

    Made hundreds of Sheduchem. Will be sorely missed. May His family be comforted

    Always helping
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    Always helping

    Inquiring, caring,soothing, strenthening , laughing and giving ideas. You always were available even when your health was bothering. We just spoke this sunday. You said you felt alot better. It was said to make me not worry. Your trademark. I will miss you rabbi yona. I am crying for my loss. I know your being taken care of by all the holy people that are with you. Your arranging shiurim now and your still putting your strenth to help the many you tuched from shamiyim. When you finally make your eternal home comforting go to the holy of holies and… Read more »

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