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  |  July 16, 2019

    R’ Yakov Rogatsky, 71, OBM

    R’ Yakov Rogatsky, a longtime Crown Heights resident and father of a Chabad family, passed away. Levaya today at 2:30 pm. Full Story

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    So so sorry for your loss
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    So so sorry for your loss

    Boruch Dayan Emes. Your father is a warm neshoma! Will always remember how he felt ever-approachable

    BDE
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    BDE

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    so sorry for your loss
    Guest
    so sorry for your loss

    he was a warm Neshoma to put it mildly!!!
    he had a real Chasiisihe BEidel and gave tons of Tzedoka
    he was a KIND person , worked hard hard n building and saving money for the 1414 Building,
    he would love to do a favor for a Yid.
    he and his wife had an OPEN OPEN home
    full of ORCHIM….HE WILL BE MISSED!!!!!

    bde
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    bde

    hamokom yenachem eschem….

    From Toronto
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    From Toronto

    Oy!
    Yankel a true family friend (and relativ).

    BDE
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    BDE

    So young!!! Condolences to Mrs R a kind warm and generous woman!!! Sorry for your loss.

    Kalman
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    Kalman

    Very sad news, Stood next to him in the bleachers at The Rebbe ‘s farbringins in the early 1980’s, only good news for now on!

    Sholom Ber
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    Sholom Ber

    He was such a “Vareme Yid” So sorry to the family..

    BDE
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    BDE

    BDE

    BDE
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    BDE

    Had a very good understanding in Building Mikvoeis,
    The only one that Reb Zalman Gurari OBM trusted with building Mikvoies
    Especially the Lefferts one and many others in CH as well in other Chassideshe Neighberhoods Boro Park
    Williamsburg etc,

    Bd"e
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    Bd"e

    May Hashem send the family comfort and strength

    michael
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    michael

    I knew R’ Yankel very well, despite him being older then me, he was gracious, respectful, always and i mean always greeted all with a warm friendly smile, I am a resident of CH so never was an oirech at his home, but his Avrahan Avienu Midah of Hachnasos Oirchim was very well known. He never ever differentiated between a wealthy or poor man, it didnt matter to him if you were from the Machers, one always felt comfortable in his 4 Amos. simple but extremely unique these days.. R Yaakov you will be sadly missed your an absolute Ish… Read more »

    Baruch Dayan Haemes
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    Baruch Dayan Haemes

    Growing up im free shul. Yaacov always had a smile and made you feel welcome. His famous chant “shishi” still rings in my ears every shabbos during Krias Hatorah.
    Hamokom yenachem eschem besoch shar avlei tziyon viyerushalayim.
    Shmuly G.

    bd"e
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    bd"e

    bd”e

    big Z Schapiro
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    big Z Schapiro

    BDE

    Silver Family
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    Silver Family

    BDE. We are so sorry for you loss. Your father was such a wonderful person when the boys were growing up. He will be missed.

    BDE
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    BDE

    So sad…. condolences to the fam. Hachnosas orchim at its best!!!!!

    baruch dayan ho'emes
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    baruch dayan ho'emes

    So, so sad. The Rogatsky family, collectively, must be thanked for their amazing hachnossas orchim. it was a team effort that will always be remembered. May Mrs. Rogatsky, his wonderful aishes chayil, find comfort in all the warm, good things R’ Yankel will be remembered for.
    We daven that Hashem gives her the strength to continue…

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