A large crowd accompanied the levaya of Rabbi Yakov Greenbaum, a beloved educator formerly of Crown Heights and most recently of Los Angeles, as it passed by 770 Eastern Parkway on Monday morning.
He is survived by his wife Baila and his son Rabbi Mendel Greenbaum and his family.
He is also survived by his brother, Dr. Mottel Greenbaum of Melbourne Australia, and sister Mrs Pearl Altschuler of Yerushalayim.
The family will be sitting shiva at 726 Eastern Parkway.
Monday: Mincha 4:30 pm, Maariv bizman.
Tuesday: Shachris 8:00 am, Mincha 12:30 pm.
The family will then leave for Los Angeles and sit the remaining part of shiva at 140 N Mansfeld ave. Los Angeles. Tefilos times TBA.