Yeshurun

Bereavements

In the unfortunate event of a new bereavement, funeral and shiva details will be posted here

Recent bereavements are listed below for information and in case you should wish to contact the family with condolences.

If you have unfortunately experienced a bereavement and wish to contact Rabbi Lewis please email him or alternatively contact the shul office on 020 8952 5167.

If the office is unmanned, and you are a member of the Federation of Synagogues Burial Society please phone the burial society on 020 8202 3903. This is available 24 hours, 6 days a week.

  • In the unfortunate event of a new bereavement, funeral and Shiva details will be posted here

  • We regret to advise the kehilla of the passing away of Mrs Marilyn Belson o”h Mother of Seth and Simon and Laura Burns and sister of James Stevens. The levaya will take place Friday 2nd June at 12pm at Southend and Westcliff Jewish Cemetery, Stock Road, Southend on Sea, SS2 5QF. Seth will be sitting shiva in Westcliff on Friday afternoon, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday.

    Shacharit – Sunday, Monday & Tuesday Mornings – 8.30am

    Mincha & Maariv – Sunday and Monday – 8pm

    Seth will be sitting shiva at home from Tuesday afternoon

    Shacharit – Wednesday and Thursday – 7am

    Mincha & Maariv – Tuesday and Wednesday – 8pm

    Shiva ends Thursday morning

  • We regret to inform the kehilla of the passing away of Iris Palmer o”h mother of Howard and Yoni Palmer. Shiva terminates Tuesday 23rd May

    Shacharit

    Thursday, Friday, Monday & Tuesday Mornings – 7.00am

    Sunday Morning – 8.00am

    Mincha & Maariv

    Each evening – 8pm

  • It is with great sadness that we advise the kehilla of the passing away of Morris Talson o”h brother of Patricia Shaer

    The Levaya will take place Friday 14 April  (tomorrow) at 1pm at Bushey Cemetery, Little Bushey Lane, WD23 3TN

    Patricia will be sitting shiva from Wednesday 19th April and ends on Monday morning 24th April.

  • It is with great sadness that we advise the kehilla of the passing away of Rabbi Shimon Ohayon o”h,  father of Rebbetzen Miriam Lewis. Rebbetzen Lewis will be sitting shiva in Ramot in Jerusalem at 1 Yehoshua Paror Street from lunchtime Wednesday. The shiva ends on Monday morning.

    Rebbetzen Lewis will be back in London on Monday night, if anybody would like to visit Miriam she will be at home on Tuesday.

    We wish Rebbetzen Lewis and all the family a chayim aruchim

  • It is with great sadness that we advise the kehilla of the passing away of Paul Lewis o”h father of Simon Lewis.

    Maariv Sunday until Thursday (incl) will be a 8pm. The family have requested no visitors between 5.30pm and 7pm. The Shiva officially ends on Shabbat morning.

    We wish condolences to  Simon and the family

  • Regrettably we have to inform the community of the sad passing of Ezra Shamash. The levayah will be on Thursday 16th February at 2pm at Edgwarebury Lane Sephardi Cemetery.

    The shiva times are

    Shacharit 8am
    Mincha 1.30pm
    Maariv 8.00pm (not Friday)

  • It is with great sadness that we advise the kehilla of the passing away of Kitty Abraham o”h Mother of Michelle Ragol-Levy and Solly Abraham

    The Levaya will take place Thursday 5th January at 2.30pm at Sephardi Cemetery, Hoop Lane, Golders Green London NW11 7NJ

    Maariv is at 8pm.

    Shiva ends Wednesday morning, 11th January.

  • It is with great sadness that we advise the kehilla of the passing away of Stanley Harris o”h father of David Harris.

    Shiva is at the home of David and Lorraine Harris.

    Shacharit: Thursday & Friday 7:30am, Sunday, Monday & Tuesday 8am
    Mincha
    : Thursday, Sunday and Monday 1.30pm
    Maariv
    – Thursday, Sunday and Monday 8pm

    Shiva ends Tuesday morning

  • It is with much regret that we have to advise you of the passing, in Israel, of Yetta Miller ztl.

    Yetta and her late husband, Lou, together with the Olivestones, Kitsbergs, Weisfogels and Browns were all founder members of the Yeshurun, and were part of the fabric of the community.

    Her daughter, Susan Lustigman, a long time Yeshurun member, will be coming from Israel to sit part of the shiva in Edgware, at her daughters’ home on Thursday 15th, Saturday evening 17th and Sunday 18th of January.  We believe Maariv will be at 8 pm and that visitors will be welcome during the day.

  • It is with great regret that we have to inform the Kehilla of the passing of Jennifer Zeffman’s mother, Sala Gordon ztl. Maariv at the Shiva house will be on Thursday 8th, Sunday 11th, Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th evenings at 8pm.

    The family have asked for no visitors during the day before 7:45pm or at the weekend

  • BDE. Condolences to Jeremy Salter on the passing of his mother (1st September)

  • In the unfortunate event of a new bereavement, funeral and shiva details will be posted here

  • Condolences to Yaffit Gordon on the passing of her father, Benjamin Gad, over Shabbat.

    The Shiva details are as follows:
    Shiva address: 8 HaRav Yehuda D Zinger Street, Givat Shmuel.
    Tuesday 23rd August: Mincha & Ma’ariv 7 PM
    Wednesday 24th August & Thursday 25th August: Shacharit 8 AM, Mincha & Ma’ariv 7 PM

  • Condolences to Renee Preston on the loss of her sister Miriam Wise BDE (April 17th)

  • Mrs Sharon Szapira passed away this morning (15/04/2016) – the Levoya is at 1pm on Sunday 17th April at Edmonton Cemetry.
  • Renee Preston’s sister Miriam Wise passed away this morning (‏ (14/04/2016. Levoya at Bushey tomorrow (15/04/2016) at 2.30pm
  • We regret to inform you that Derek Hurwitt passed away at 10.30pm last night(17/03/2016).

     The Levaya will take place, subject to confirmation, on Sunday 20th March at 2.30pm at BUSHEY  Cemetery, Little Bushey Lane, Bushey.

    The family are sitting shiva until Tuesday morning, 22nd March 2016.

  • We regret to inform you of the passing of Michael Kesztenbaum, z”l, the brother of Anne Fleischmann. The funeral will be held in the Modiin cemetery (Israel) at 10:30 tomorrow (Friday 29/01/2016). Shiva from 29/01 until 04/02/2016.

  • Simon Braun’s father David died 16/01/2016 and the levoyah was on 17/01/2016 at Bushey 3pm

    Shiva will be until Friday morning 22/01/2016

    Shacharis at 7am

    Maariv at 8pm