An influential Monsey Rabbi is being mourned today. That’s according to several reports in Jewish media. Rabbi Moshe David Tendler passed away Tuesday. He was the rabbi of the Community Synagogue of Monsey for 54 years. He was also a biology professor and expert in medical ethics. He served as chairman of the biology department at Yeshiva University. A funeral service will take place today at the Community Synagogue of Monsey at 89 Maple Avenue in Monsey at 2PM. He was 95 years old.