Benny Ben-Ami, a husband and father from the Chabad community in Tzfas and more recently South Africa, passed away on Wednesday, 24 Av, 5777.
He was 41.
Born in the city of Tzfas, the son of Rabbi Yosef Shaul Ezra Ben-Ami, he lived in the city until a year ago, and then moved with his family to South Africa.
He was known as someone who often made time to go on Mivtzoim and set time to learn Torah.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Nurit Rachel (nee Slutzkin) and children Miriam Henny and Menachem Mendel Shimon.
He is also survived by his parents, Rabbi and Mrs. Yosef Shaul Ezra Ben-Ami and siblings, Tzippy Finkelman – Manhattan Beach, NY, Gedalya Ben-Ami – NY, NY, Mendy Ben-Ami, Nechama Dina Verchov, Esther Vidal, Ron Shtorch – all of Tzfas, Israel.
The funeral will take place in South Africa.
Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.