Today, Tuesday, a Shluchim family near Philadelphia will get up from their 7 day Shiva mourning period over their son and sibling, 2 year-old Shalom Dovber Gerber.
The boy was the youngest of 9 children and passed away in his sleep on Tuesday, Tevet 14, 5771.
His parents, Rabbi Zalman Gerber and his wife Miriam direct the Chabad of Penn Wynne in Wynnewood, PA, in addition to a Hebrew School and a large summer Day Camp. Mrs. Gerber is the principal of a Cheder for Shluchim kids in the area.
The Shluchim Fund, which helps out Chabad families on Shlichus who are in financial despair, is asking the community to held the Gerber family in their time of need.
HELP: Donate to the TheShluchimFund.com (specify Gerber family)