By COLlive reporter
Mrs. Sara Raizel Wolowik, the matriarch of a large Chabad family who lived in Montreal, passed away on Thursday, 11 Iyar, 5782.
She was 77.
Sara Raizel (nee Fishman) and her husband Rabbi Leibel Wolowik were longtime residents of the Montreal Chabad community.
In her younger days, Mrs. Wolowik was a teacher at Bais Rivkah in Montreal.
She was a devoted mother to her large family, and was loved by all who knew her.
She was involved with Nshei in Montreal, spending much time devoted to Chesed work.
Important: The family requests that her husband Rabbi Leibel Wolowik should not be informed of her passing.
She is survived by her husband, Leibel and children, Rabbi Yerachmiel Wolowik – Los Angeles, CA, Yitzchok Wolowik – New York/Florida, Rabbi Shneur Zalman Wolowik – Five Towns, NY, Rabbi Yosef Wolowik – Los Angeles, CA, Rabbi Avrohom Wolowik – Baltimore, MD, Mendel Wolowik – Crown Heights, Berel Wolowik – Five Towns, NY, Henya Muller – Montreal, CA, Shmuel Wolowik – Long Beach, CA, Machli Kantorovich – S. Diego, California, Chana Herz – Five Towns, NY and Peretz Wolowik – Pomona, NY.
The levaya will take place in Montreal passing by yeshiva at 3:30pm, and will pass by Bais Rivkah.
The Levaya in New York will take place Friday, passing by 770 at 10:30 am.
Graveside at old Montefiore Cemetery at 11:30 am.
The family will be sitting Shiva at 748 Central Ave. Woodmere NY.
Friday afternoon: Mincha Minyanim every 15 minutes starting at 3pm until 5pm.
Friday Shiva will end after the 5pm Mincha.
Shiva hours 9:45-11:30
Shachris – Every 15 minutes starting 8am until 10am.
Monday Through Thursday Shachris, Every 15 minutes starting 7am through 9am
Sunday through Wednesday
Family requests no visitors between
12pm-1:30pm and 5pm-7pm
And not after 10 pm Sunday through Wednesday
Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.