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David Mitchell Weiss, a member of Chabad of the West Side, passed away. His surviving sister from Crown Heights is not known. Full Story

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How sad. This sounds mamash like a mes mitzvah.

What is his wifes and daughters names?
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What is his wifes and daughters names?

We need to know more info. What is his daughters name and wifes names?

Chabad
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Chabad

If we would know names, we wouldn’t be posting online.

Picture
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Picture

Why ont show a picture so that we can see if theres a resemblance

more information from Chabad of the West Side
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more information from Chabad of the West Side

We now know that he lived in Sunrise, FL for a number of years, and before that in upstate NY and BEFORE that in Massachusetts. He lived near his mother whose name was Ruth Leibowitz Weiss, who passed away a couple of years ago. If anyone knows anyone in Crown Heights with a maiden name of Weiss and is a Baalas Teshuva from about thirty years ago, please contact them and ask them if they had a brother named David. They will not release the body for burial until we find the next of kin. And no,we don’t have a… Read more »

Very urgent matter
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Very urgent matter

There are many times that relatives can’t be found and the local rabbi or hebrew free burial assoc. ends up burying. Why can’t that be done this time? The fact that he is a Jew and was a member of the Chabad House indicates that a Jewish burial is in order. Surely someone can cut through the red tape if no relatives can be found? May H-shem speedily put his neshama to rest.

maybe
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maybe

There are Leibowitz’s in staten island- don’t know if that helps.
Maybe they are relatives of the mother.

Maple Street
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Maple Street

Let us all know when we can be present to make a levaya minyan for our holy Jewish brother. We are all his family.

Levaya
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Levaya

BH Chessed Shel Emes helped out and they released his body and he will have a levaya tomorrow morning. They will be passing by Chabad of the West Side at 9am and continuing on to Lincoln, NY.

If you have any leads, please don’t be shy and send them to Chabad of the West Side.

Tzach
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Tzach

I saw in the tzach directory in the page252 are all the weiss I dont wanna put here more info

social worker
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social worker

why not contact hebrew free burial , they have a connection with Medical examiner office and public administrator, they can help facilitate jewish burial

His levaye was today
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His levaye was today

He was buried in Liberty, NY. We are hopeful that relatives will come forward at some point.

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