Rav Zalman Malinowitz zt”l


rav-zalman-malinowitz[Levaya call-in info below.] It is with great sadness that we report the sudden passing of Rav Zalman Malinowitz zt”l. Rav Zalman, who resided in Lakewood, NJ, was a beloved rebbi in Yeshiva Darchei Torah in Far Rockaway, NY.

Rav Zalman passed away after sustaining a heart attack at his home. He was just 58 years old.

Rav Zalman is survived by his wife, Mrs. Rina Malinowitz (nee Murik), principal of Bnos Bracha Girls School in Lakewood, as well as children, grandchildren and extended family.

Rav Zalman was a respected talmid chochom and a beloved mechanech, who impacted numerous talmidim during his years as a rebbi. His passing has left his many students, friends, and admirers in shock.

The levaya will take place at the Bais Medrash Govoha Yoshon (Bendheim) Bais Medrash at 7 p.m. The levaya will continue at Yeshiva Darchei Torah in Far Rockaway at 11:30 p.m. The aron will then be flown to Eretz Yisroel for kevurah there.

The call-in number to listen to the levaya is 712-432-4200.

{Gavriel Sitrit-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. BDE

    Wish we could have avoided this tragedy from occurring and shocking us by doing teshuva.

    What will we all commit to do in his zchus? So Hashem sees we get the wakeup message and don’t ever need to lose any more Talmidei chachamim

    May his neshama have an a liya

  2. he survived cancer a few years back and would come in to give shiur even during chemotherapy – a real talmud chochom and adam gadol, an anav and many more things – he will be missed by his many talmidim
    zecher tzaddik levracha
    baruch dayan haemes

  3. The Lower East Side still has several Orthodox shuls, as well as one of the gedolei hador, Reb Dovid Feinstein shlita

  4. To # 4 What do you mean by former? There are still plenty of frum yidden on the Lower East Side, including HaRav Dovid and HaRav Reuvein Feinstein Shlit”a.

  5. Wow how sad! I was in your shiur 10 years ago and it was an amazing shiur. I still remember the peshatim that we were learing at the time. We were learing Ketzad Ha’regel. Your shiurim were always clear crisp and just so nice to listen to. I am in shock and my heart is bleeding. You will be sorely missed by all your talmidim. Yehay zicro buroch, Hamokam yinacham eschem besoch shor aveli tzion ve yerushalim…

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