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    Rabbi Herschel Fox, 88, OBM

    Rabbi Herschel Fox, a humble and respected member of the Chabad-Lubavitch establishment, has passed away Sunday in Detroit. He was 88. Full Story

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    Baruch Dayan Hoemes
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    Baruch Dayan Hoemes

    Rabbi Fox was a amazing individual a tzaddik.
    I am a neighbor of his and can tell you first hand what kind of tzaddik he was. he was a remarkable man and cared for every jew as his own.
    let us all take upon ourselves good deeds to bring moshiach now.

    ziknei anash hos sad how we are fading out from the previous generation.

    CSSY
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    CSSY

    I think he had a foot in Chevre simchos shabbos v’yomtov too

    memories
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    memories

    I remember when I was a little child when I used to go to shul during the week for Mincha and Maariv Rabbi Fox would always call me over and ask me what I learned in school that day and I would sit down and he would test me on it.
    These memories will always remain with me.

    Baruch Dayin Ha’Emes

    Levi Reiter
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    Levi Reiter

    I will always remember a fateful night when I drove Rabbi Fox home from the country. It was raining buckets; it was dark, and a cloud had descended on the road. Rabbi Fox know that the strain from driving in these conditions could cause drowsiness, so he told me “exciting” Chassidishe stories all the way home to Crownheights. I will miss him dearly.

    Rabbi Shemtov is a chasidishe yid
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    Rabbi Shemtov is a chasidishe yid

    Cause Raabi Fox ah didn’t usuallly agree with Rabbi Shemtov.
    Appreciate Rabbi Shemtov’s humility.

    Parade
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    Parade

    How will they get thru the parade?

    Disna, Vitebsker Oblast
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    Disna, Vitebsker Oblast

    I think R’ Herschel was born in the village of Disna, in White Russia.
    Br

    the Lewis Family
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    the Lewis Family

    Rabbi Fox always showed great interest in our sons’ learning & their general welfare. They, in turn, were very much inspired by him & always looked forward to a nice Shalom Aleichem when they came home from camp or Yeshiva when they saw him in Shul. He was a special Chossid & he will be sadly missed. Baruch Dayan HaEmes.

    Boruch Dayan Hae'mes
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    Boruch Dayan Hae'mes

    I feel that this is a true turning of a leaf. Rabbi Fox was the rebbe that tought me to learn gemorah, he had the funniest stories (very entertaining for children) and I believe knew shas ba’al peh.
    When learning gemorah he used to ask us to tell him the number of the daf and the first word, and he would recite from there.
    He was truly intetrested in every one of his talmidim.
    Chaval al de’avdin, udeloi mishtakchin.
    I will sorely miss him.

    Oak Park
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    Oak Park

    Growing up in Oak Park I had the zechus to hear many stories from him he was a true inspiration.
    Boruch Dayan Haemes.

    A TALMID
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    A TALMID

    BORUCH DAYAN HAEMES.
    DOES ANYONE REMEMBER HIM AS A REBBI IN OCEAN PARKWAY? HE ALWAYS HAD THE MOST AMAZING QUIZES AND TORAH TRIVIA ON THE PARSHA.. HE HAD THOUSANDS OF TALMIDIM. HE HAD A LOVE OF TORAH AND BESTOWED THIS AHAVAS HATORAH ONTO HIS TALMIDIM.

    VHACHAI YITEN EL LIBO
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    VHACHAI YITEN EL LIBO

    HORAV HAGOEN HACHASID, V’ISH HACHESED R’SHMUEL TZVI FOX A’H WAS A TRUE EXAMPLE OF A DEVOTED, TRUST WORTHY ”CHOSID”.HE TOGETHER WITH UNFORGETABLE R’ SHISHON HAKOHEN STOCK A’H & R’HIRSHEL MOSKOWITZ A’H FOUNDED ‘C.S.S.Y.’
    HE WAS A ‘GABAI’ [officer,director,etc.]and WAS AN ACTIVE [attending taharas etc.]MEMBER IN THE ‘CHEVRA KADISH of AGUDAS CHASIDEI CHABAD well into his eighties ‘RABBI FOX AT THE SAME TIME WAS A PEOPLE PERSON young at heart ,able to converse with all ages,always helping out with a smile.HE WILL BE MISSED BY MANY…T.N.Z.B.H.

    He was my 6th grade rebee
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    He was my 6th grade rebee

    What a GREAT man, teacher….
    He will be sorely missed!
    BORUCH DAYAN EMES…..

    cssy
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    cssy

    im sure shimshon stock and hershal moskowitz will be there to greet him!

    A  great  grandchild
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    A great grandchild

    Zaidy we miss you, we were truly lucky to have such an amazing grandfather like you!

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