Rabbi Yisroel Jacobs, son of Chief Rabbi of Holland Rabbi Binyomin Jacobs, and member of the Chabad community of London, UK, passed away on Shabbos, 25 Teves.
Rabbi Yisroel Jacobs, a member of the Chabad community of London, UK, who was known for his positivity and joy, passed away on Shabbos, 25 Teves.
He was 46 years old.
Rabbi Jacobs was the son of yblch”t Chief Rabbi of Holland Rabbi Binyomin Jacobs.
Among the London community, he was known for always expressing positivity. He was very active in mivtzoim in the community, and would join mivtzoim by going on a Mitzvah Tank weekly.
He is survived by his wife Mrs. Nechomo Jacobs, his parents Rabbi Binyomin and Mrs. Blouma Jacobs – Amersfoort, Netherlands, and siblings Mendel Jacobs – London, UK, Dovid Nissan Jacobs – Crown Heights, Yanki Jacobs – Amsterdam, Netherlands, Mrs. Sarah Rochel Ashkenazi -Montreal, Canada, Mrs. Chana Stiefel – Almere, Netherlands, Mrs. Devorah Leah Sudak – London, UK, Mrs Odel Zirkind -Montreal, Canada.
Levaya will take place in London on Sunday at 12:00 pm at Schonfeld Square, Lordship Road, N16 0QQ, then past Lubavitch House on the way to Addas Yisroel Cemetery, Carterhatch Lane, Enfield, Middlesex, EN1 4BG.
Rabbi and Mrs. Binyomin and Bluma Jacobs, Mrs. Chana Feigel Stiefel and Yanki Jacobs will be sitting Shiva in Holland. Due to the Covid safety measures, the shiva will take place in the Adagio Hotel Amstelveen, and visiting is possible by appointment.
Rabbi Mendel Jacobs and Mrs. Devorah Leah Sudak will be sitting shiva in 71 Egerton Road, London N16.
Shachris 9:00 am
Mincha 1:30 pm
Maariv 7:40 PM