Rabbi Mordechai Dov Altein, 100.

Rabbi Mordechai Dov Altein, chassid, shliach and rabbi, passed away. 

Rabi Altein was born in 5679. He was the first shliach sent by the Frierdiker Rebbe, sent to establish Jewish schools in Pittsburgh, New Haven and the Bronx. He married Rebbetzin Rochel Altein, the daughter of Rabbi Yisroel Jacobson, prominent chassid and rabbi.