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Rabbi Shalom Gurewicz, 56, OBM

Rabbi Shalom Gurewicz, who worked as a rabbinical coordinator for the Kof-K Kosher supervision and brought many people closer to Yiddishkeit with his open home in Chicago, passed away on Shabbos. Full Story

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BDE
April 5, 2020 1:31 am

I ate in his house numerous Shabbos meals when they lived in Sydney

Bde
April 5, 2020 1:33 am

Bde can’t anymore! Hashem, mercy. Pleaseee

OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOYYYYYYYY HASHEM!!!!!!
April 5, 2020 1:34 am

Hub Rachmanua ouf unz!!!!AD MOSAI!!!!AD MOSAI!!!!AD MOSAI!!!!
MOSHIACH NOW!!!!

Ad Mosai ... Moshaich Now
April 5, 2020 1:48 am

Hamakom yenakhem etekhem betokh shaar avelay tziyon viyrushalayim.

Special man special family
April 5, 2020 2:09 am

Ad mosai????

BDE!!
April 5, 2020 2:20 am

He was such an amazing man! Moshiach now!

Chaya Sara!
April 5, 2020 3:33 am

My heart bleeds for you chaya sara!
I am so sorry for your loss
There are not enough words
Hashem should give you strength and peace to handle this. This is so sad
Yankel and Toby Lieder

BDE
April 5, 2020 4:05 am

He was my friend.

no words
April 5, 2020 4:06 am

his eishes chayil told us to add in simchha… im crying writing tis but i know the rebbe wants us to dance with tears now.. with faith that moshiach is coming now!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

Amazing family
April 5, 2020 4:44 am

So young! No words! HASHEM THIS HAS TO STOP! We need Moshiach now!

Ad mosai
April 5, 2020 4:53 am

So heartbreaking, ad mosai!!!
Hashem you must bring Moshiach Now!
A friend from CH.

Mrs Pamela Hackner
April 5, 2020 8:17 am

BDHE HOW MANY MORE OF OUR RABBONIM .

Baruch Dayan Ha’Emet
April 5, 2020 8:21 am

Ad Mosai???

Hamokem yenachem eschem bsoch Shar avelim!!
April 5, 2020 9:21 am

One of the sweetest men I’ve been priveledged to know! Too soon!!! Oy abishter – too soon!
We miss you Sholom!!
Zev Feldman

Hamokem yenachem eschem bsoch Shar avelim!!
April 5, 2020 9:27 am

Simply the sweetest man I’ve ever met and had the privilege to know! He will be terribly missed. Er zal Zayn ah gutteh better.
Zev

Moshe and Leah Moscowitz - Chicago
April 5, 2020 9:59 am

Sholom was a good friend… a real person. With a great sense of humor and a heart of gold. A real down to earth guy. His warmth was contagious and together with his Eishes Chayil, Chaya Sara, they spread Torah, Yiddishkeit and the Rebbe’s Mivtsoim. He will be sorely missed by so many throughout the world. May his family and Klal Yisrael be consoled by only one way – with the coming of Moshiach NOW!! עד מתי?!

Stacey, Jesse, Shmuel, and Joseph Hunt
April 5, 2020 10:34 am

Shalom was the Kvater to two of my three children. He at every bris, upsherin, and Bar-Mitzvah. One of my kids shared with me that he loved him so much because he never felt judged by him and felt so accepted and comfortable. I have known him personally for 22+ years. I feel the same as my son. Shalom was loving, kind, accepting, open. This morning I remembered a sweet conversation we had before they left Chicago for New York. My heart is broken alongside the entire Gurewicz Family. We will miss him but will remember him always. Love, the… Read more »

Hard to believe
April 5, 2020 1:27 pm

Baruch Dayan Haemet heartbreaking news

Michael Ginat

Raq Moshiach....
April 5, 2020 3:32 pm

Chaya Sara, our hearts are with you…
– Basha Botnick

BD”E
April 5, 2020 6:19 pm

I knew Rabbi Gurewicz 20 years ago. The news of his passing nevertheless leaves me broken. He was a tremendous human being who helped me in many ways. I hope his wife, children, and grandchildren will find some comfort in the coming months. His soul is unquestionably now residing in the highest levels of paradise.

Reizl (Malka) Hupert
April 6, 2020 1:19 am

This is the most shocking news of all. I am so sorry for your loss Chaya Sora. I think of you a lot and had no idea you are nearby in Pomona!?? This is so heartwrenching. Sending you tons of love and hugs.

A Good Friend to ALL
April 6, 2020 10:56 am

If you had the privilege of knowing Shalom, he was automatically your friend.

Kind, gentle and such a wise soul.

He is deeply and so sadly missed. We lost a good one. A really good one.

Hashem, please, stop & bring Moshiach now.

Faigie Hershcovich
April 6, 2020 10:16 pm

hamakom yenakhem etekhem betokh shaar avelay tziyon viyrushalayim.

from Leon yehuda and malka Sebag
April 7, 2020 8:43 pm

Baruch dayan haemet

jb weiler
April 24, 2020 2:42 pm

He was our plant Rabbi in Waukegan, IL. He was great to deal with, very personable. I am glad we got to know him and very sorry to hear about his passing.
The Weiler/ Cretors clan

Abba
June 21, 2020 2:29 am

I was with his son this Shabbos and he trained him well. May His neshama have the biggest aliya ever!

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