The Yeshiva World
The names of the six victims in the horrific bus crash on Sunday afternoon have been cleared for release.
Yaakov Meir Cheshin z”l, 27:
Yaakov Meir was a member of the Breslov community and learned in a Meah Shearim kollel. He lived with his parents in Ramot. He was traveling to a shidduch on the 402 bus in the hope of closing and having a l’chaim towards entering the next stage of his life.
Yisroel Weinberg z”l, 26:
Weinberg lived with his parents in the Shmuel HaNavi area of Yerushalayim and was a member of the Slonim Chassidus.
The niftar was on his way to take part in a family simcha that was taking place in Freidman Hall in Bnei Brak.
Aharon Mordechai Cohen z”l, 18:
The niftar was a talmid Yeshiva Eitz Chaim Bobov. The niftar is described as a masmid, loved by all who knew him.
Levi Yitzchok Amdari z”l, 18:
Levi was a member of the Breslov kehilla and the son of Rav Hillel Amdari, a prominent rov in the Breslov Yavniel community.
Mrs. Leah Malmud A”H, 60:
Mrs. Malmud lived on Ezras Torah Street in Yerushalayim. Her husband is Rav Naftali, a known talmid chacham in Yerushalayim.
Mrs. Melamed teacher for halacha in Rav Mendelson’s seminar in Yerushalayim. Her son is scheduled to get married in a month.
Mrs. Mendelson was a daughter of HaGaon Rav Yehoshua Gruzinsky, Rosh Yeshivas Bialystok and a talmid of Rav Baruch Ber the Birchas Shmuel ZY”A.
Mrs. Chana Pesha Frankel A”H, 23:
The nifteres was a daughter of the Biala Astrovtza Rebbe Shlita and the daughter-in-law of the Betushan Rebbe Shlita.