Jan 19, 2013
Sara Leah Overlander, 53, OBM
Mrs. Sara Leah Overlander, Shlucha for over 3 decades in the UK and mother of 10, has passed away.
By COLlive reporter
Mrs. Sara Leah Overlander, Shlucha in Hendon, UK, has passed away on Shabbos.
She was 53 and suffered from an illness.
As a Shlucha of the Rebbe in a number of locations in the UK, Mrs. Overlander was a constant support to her husband, Rabbi Gershon Overlander.
She was an inspiration to thousands throughout her more than 3 decades on Shlichus in various Chabad centers, most recently in founding and co-directing along with her husband the Chabad House of Hendon.
Mrs. Overlander, nee Pearlman, who was originally from Chicago, gave countless shiurim over the years, and had even paired up a number of marriages through her work at the Chabad house.
She is survived by her husband, Rabbi Gershon Overlander, and their 10 children: Monish, Reuven, Esther Plotke, Chaya Mushka, Chana, Yossi, Menachem, Miriam, Shalom Ber and Bracha.
The Levaya will take place on Sunday at 1.30 pm from their home, 37, Hallswelle Road, London NW11 0DH.
Burial at 2.30 pm in Adas Cemetery in Cheshunt.
Silver Street Cemetery, 3 Silver Street, Goffs Oak, Cheshunt, Herts EN7 5JE
The family is sitting at their home, 37, Hallswelle Road, London
7:30, 8:30, 9:30
We need 4 Minyanim. Anyone that can should please come.
The Family has asked not to visit between 12:00 - 2:00 PM and 6:30 - 7:30 PM
The family has asked if you have any stories to share about Rebbitzin Sara Leah Overlander to please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
Baruch Dayan Haemes.