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We mourn the loss of Harris (Hertzle) Bak

Published on Aug 20, 2021

We regret to inform you of the passing of our member
 
HARRIS (HERTZLE) BAK
 
Husband of Esther (Lolly) Bak.
Father of Aryeh, Yoni, and Pinchas Bak.

The funeral will take place on Sunday, August 22nd at 10am at

Riverside Memorial Chapel,
21 West Broad St,
Mt Vernon,  NY 10552

Burial will take place at Wellwood Cemetery,
1400 Wellwood Ave,
West Babylon, NY 11704

Shib'ah will be observed at the Bak residence
( through Friday afternoon, August 27)
 

132 Overlook Road
New Rochelle, NY 10804

Services will take place outdoors weather permitting.
Schedule of minyanim:
Shacharit:  Monday- Friday 8:00am
Mincha & Arbit:  Sunday - Thursday: 7:25pm

Condolences can be sent by email:
Lolly: Lolly@bakfamily.com
Aryeh: Aryehjbak@yahoo.com
Yoni: Ybak@aol.com
Phil: Philbak@gmail.com

 
   

  
 
If you would like to honor the memory of Hertzie Bak 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.

Commemorative Synagogue Plates

Plates depicting Shearith Israel's five historic synagogue buildings as well the Touro Synagogue in Newport, RI.

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Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue

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