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R’ Yosef Simcha Blizinsky, 86, OBM

R’ Yosef Simcha Blizinsky (ben R’ Meir Sholom), from the elder Anash of Crown Heights, passed away. Levaya today. Full Story

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Neighbor

Very kind people. When they lived in the house they always kept the sidewalk free of debris and snow. In shamayim, the Rabbi is surely clearing paths for the Geulah.

The Blizinski's are wonderful people
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The Blizinski's are wonderful people

Min Hashamayim Tenuchamu…

Elie B,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Bde!
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Bde!

A true chassid, will be missed. MOSHIACH NOW!

B”DE
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B”DE

B”SD

An elderly gentleman who I knew pretty well. I remember that I used to help him put his Tallis on. MOSHIACH NOW m!!

A kind person
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A kind person

So kind always with a smile and a happy word
Like his name
BDE
Left beautiful generations

rabbi blizinsky
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rabbi blizinsky

How was he related to a Rabbi Blizinsky who was manhig ruchani in Camp Emunah in the sixties?

raizel sora pershin
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raizel sora pershin

as a young machon chana student , the blizinsky’s were my first shabbos family , the memories of friday/shabbos night meals , the stories rabbi yosef blizinsky would give over from hatimim ,the balabatishkeit, the eidelkeit the kindness always making me feel at home ,especially as a young girl without any family in crown heights, these are memories that will never be forgotten and the tremendous gratitude i will always have for showing me the biggest lesson in life ” the way a chassidishe house should be and how with great respect and ahavas yisroel they treated their children and… Read more »

Sibling?
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Sibling?

Does he have siblings?

To #6
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To #6

Yes, he was the menahel ruchni

Harav BliInsky was a north Miami beach snow bird...
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Harav BliInsky was a north Miami beach snow bird...

Great chossid many stories about his shlichus and teachings

Ma Rabbi
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Ma Rabbi

Rabbi Blizinsky was my Gemorrah Rebbe in Boston Lubavitch Yeshiva 50 years ago. He explained the Gemorrah well.
Whenever I visited Crown Heights and bumped into him he was very friendly. He also attended my wedding in Crown Heights 40 years ago.

@ #6
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@ #6

He was the Rabbi Blizinsky who was manhig ruchani in Camp Emunah in the 60s.

He will be missed dearly

big Z Schapiro
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big Z Schapiro

BDE

to # 7
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to # 7

While your post is warming, and possibly especially so to is family, unlike what you wrote (it’s never too late), it IS too late to thank HIM, so perhaps (if you did not thank him in a way you felt fully enough), a lesson could be that when one CAN thank someone and wants to, better to do so then and not wait until it is too late.

Chaim
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Chaim

Rabbi Blizinsky was my Rebbi in Boston around 57 years ago.
He was always very nice to me. He was a fine role model. He will be missed.

Kalman
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Kalman

GREAT CHASSID, ALWAYS A WARM HELLO WHEN WE WOULD PASS ON CROWN STREET, SADLY THESE GREAT CHASSIDIM WILL BE MISSED .

BDE
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BDE

R’Blizinsky was very involved with his son-in-law R’Yosef Carlebach as he was establishing the Chabad House at Rutgers. He was also an ehrlich yid.

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