With profound sadness, Agudas Yisrael of Toronto, Heichel Kol Yaakov and Eitz Chaim Schools join the greater Toronto Jewish Community in mourning the recent petirah of Professor Eleazar Birnbaum a’h, husband of Mrs. Rivka Birnbaum Shetichye, father of Rabbi Nosson (Nussi) Birnbaum, Rabbi Shmuel Birnbaum, Rabbi Avrohom Birnbaum, (Lakewood), Mrs. Miriam Kaganoff (Passaic, NJ), Mrs. Sara Malka Eisen (Moshav Matityahu Israel), and brother of Mr. Dovid Birnbaum Sheyichyu.
The Levaya will take place TODAY, Thursday October 3 at 2:00 PM at Agudas Yisrael of Toronto at 129 McGillivray Ave, North York, ON, M5M 2Y6, with the Kevura in the Agudah Section of Bathurst Lawn to follow.
Shiva will be at the home of the Niftar, 132 Invermay Avenue (family resting between 12:30-1:30 PM, 5-6 PM and after 10 PM)
Selichos/Schacharis: 7:00 AM / Sunday 7:30 AM
Mincha: 6:35 PM (Mincha on Friday and Tuesday Erev Yom Kippur at 2:00 PM)
The last day of Shiva will be Erev Yom Kippur Tuesday October 8
May Hashem comfort the family among the mourners of Tziyon and Yerushalayim.