R’ Yakov Rogatsky, a longtime Crown Heights resident and father of a Chabad family, passed away on Thursday, Cheshvan 16, 5779.
He was 71.
Yakov was a successful contractor and a generous baal Tzedaka.
He was very active in the FREE Shul in Crown Heights for many years.
He is survived by his wife Fanya and children, Dovid Rogatsky, Eli Rogatsky, Sholom Rogatsky, Yossi Rogatsky, Zalman Rogatsky, Abe Rogatsky, Mendel Rogatsky, Mrs. Chanie Gordon and Mrs. Leah Golowinsky, all of Crown Heights.
The Levaya will take place today, Thursday, leaving Shomrei Hadas in Boro Park at 2:30 PM and passing by 770 at 3:30 PM.
Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.