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Sincere condolences to our devoted member, Mrs Lisa Rohde

Published on Jan 24, 2019

We regret to inform you of the passing of 
husband of Deborah Brun;  brother of Valentia Dermer;
father of our esteemed member Lisa Rohde,
of Heidi Brun (Goldfarb), and of Greta Brun-Kestler.

The funeral will take place at 10:00 am
on Friday, January 25th 
at Boulevard-Riverside Chapels

1450 Broadway, Hewlett, NY 11557
Shib'ah Information:
 Shib'ah will be observed from Friday afternoon through Wednesday evening and will conclude early Thursday morning.
At the Brun-Kestler residence: 
 775 Bradley Street, West Hempstead, NY 11552
Visitors welcome until 9:00 pm 
Saturday night - Wednesday night 
Heidi Brun Goldfarb 
(daughter in law of our member Arnie Goldfarb)
Will return to Israel on Monday. 
She will receive visitors in Israel on Tuesday and Wednesday at 
7 Ha-Iris Street, Bet Shemesh
Lisa Rohde
will sit in West Hempstead until Tuesday evening.
She will continue observing Shib'ah in Manhattan on Wednesday 
19 West 70th Street, Apt. B
New York, NY 10023
Visitors welcome until 9:30 pm.
Services will be held at Shearith Israel 7:15 am & 6:30 pm.


If you would like to honor the memory of Herbert Brun with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here.  To support families during shibah, please consider a donation to the Hebra Hased Va'Amet. The family will be notified of your donation.


Synagogue tradition associates this Hanukkah lamp with the First Mill Street Synagogue of 1730.

The 'Pineapple' Rimonim

These bells adorned a Torah scroll at the consecration ceremony of the First Mill Street Synagogue in 1730.