Rebbe Levy Yitzchok Greenwald
לוי יצחק ב"ר משהTzelemer Rav
Date of Death:
Sun. April 13, 1980 -
Nissan 27 5740
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Directions to Kever: Wellwood Cemetery on Long Island in West Babylon, NY (Farmingdale) maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Along South Avenue, Section 28, Society: CONG ARUGATH HABOSEM BLOCK 28 Large Ohel (one of two in the cemetery), towards the back of the section.
Name Listed on Cemetery Database: RABBI LEVI GRUNWALD
Photo Caption: Tzelemer Shul at the corner of Bedford and Rodney in Williamsburg, Brooklyn as it stood in 1958, Credit: Brooklyn Historical Society
The Tzelemer Rav was paramount in establishing readily available Cholov Yisroel milk in New York City, insisted that only here lies Levi Yitzchok Greenwald be inscribed on his tombstone.
It is reported that many childless couples were helped after praying at his kever.
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