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Rabbi Sholom M. M. Simpson, 90, OBM

Rabbi Sholom Mendel Simpson, who served as a secretary of the Rebbe and a Rabbi in Brighton Beach, passed away on his 90th birthday. Update: Levaya Friday morning at 9:45 am. Full Story, Photos

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BDE
August 1, 2019 5:01 pm

When is the Levaya?

A Giant
August 1, 2019 5:26 pm

Rabbi Simpson was a great man and this is a big loss for the Chabad community worldwide.

Rabbi Simpson A majestic life
August 1, 2019 5:45 pm

BD”E My family moved to Brighton Beach in 1975 and were members of the Oceanview Jewish Center. Rabbi and Rebbetzin Simpson were a beacon of light in the community. The shul was changing with the newly arriving “Russians”. The Rabbi and Rebbetzin pointed out that they were JEWISH (and not Russian). They tirelessly worked to bring spiritual life to Jews who were devoid of anything Jewish for over 70 years. He did his Avodas Hashem like a soldier; from early in the morning davening with people who didn’t know an aleph from a beis (one can’t imagine how many times… Read more »

Such a beautiful tribute
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August 2, 2019 10:12 am

What a special Chasid Rabbi Simpson must have been, may he be a gutteh bettern for us all.

שפיגל ירושלים
August 2, 2019 2:46 am

90 perfect years.A Rav A friend A Chassid.MHM is personally greeting him and he will certainly Shry Ad Mosay? BDE

Rabbi Simpson Z"L
August 2, 2019 8:46 am

When I moved on Shlichus to the area 21 years ago, Rabbi Simpson was very welcoming,friendly and encouraging. Yehey Zichroy Boruch! Efraim Zaltzman

Zaidy
August 2, 2019 10:56 am

What a true chossid straight up served the rebbe with pure devotion we will miss his great smile and warm feeling.
A true honest sincere chossid
What a loss.
Boruch Dayen Haemes.
Will always miss you.

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