By COLlive reporter
Mrs. Sara Deren, a resident of Crown Heights who worked in the education field, passed away on Monday, 20 Cheshvan 5776, at the age of 38.
She worked as a teacher’s assistant in the Bnos Menachem girls school in Crown Heights and led cooking classes for teenagers in her home.
“She was a very chassidishe woman who had strong faith in Hashem and accepted life’s hardships with love,” a family member said.
Her husband Rabbi Mendy Deren, who grew up on Shlichus in Stamford, Connecticut, passed away on 27 Cheshvan 5771.
She is survived by her parents, David and Tziona Cohen, residents of the Gilo neighborhood in Jerusalem, her siblings, and their families, and her in-laws Rabbi Yisrael and Vivi Deren of Stamford, CT, and the extended Deren family.
The lavaya will pass by 770 Eastern Parkway on Monday, 8:15 pm; burial will take place in Israel.
Baruch dayan haemes.