Dr. Bernard Lander, the pioneering founder of Touro College, the Lander College for Men (my alma mater), Ohr HaChaim, and other institutions, has passed away in his home. From YW:
Today, Touro College/Touro University is a multi-campus, international university with more than 23,000 students at campus locations in New York, California, Florida, Nevada, Israel, Russia and Germany.The levaya is scheduled for Tuesday morning at 11:00AM at Yeshiva Ohr HaChaim, 141-61 71st Avenue in Kew Gardens Hills, Queens, NY 11367.
Dr. Lander is also an Honorary Vice President of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America.
He is survived by his son, Rav Daniel Lander Shlita, Rosh HaYeshiva of Yeshiva Ohr HaChaim (Queens, NY), his daughters: Mrs. Ester Greenfield, Mrs. Debbie Waxman and Mrs. Hana Lander, his many grandchildren and great-grand children.
Baruch Dayan Emes.