Rabbi Zvi Lider, a prominent member of Chabad of Lod, Israel, passed away on 15 Cheshvan, 5778.
He was 65 and had been battling a terrible illness.
Rabbi Lider was a baal chesed, a prominent member of the community, who was known for his many charitable acts.
After being diagnosed with a terrible illness a few months ago, he traveled to Houston, Texas for treatment.
On Friday he was in New York to travel back to Israel, but he couldn’t continue his trip due to his condition.
He passed away this Shabbos in New York.
He is survived by his wife Rochel and children Dubi Lider, Elad, Israel, Yossi Lider, Crown Heights, Dovid Lider, Melbourne, Australia, Shneur, Beitar Ilit, Israel, Shauli Lider, Kfar Chabad, Moishy, Rishon Letzion, Israel, Chani Krishevsky, Lod, Israel and Shira Litzman, Nachalas Har Chabad, Israel.
He is also survived by his siblings, Shlomo Lider – Williamsburg, NY, Yaakov Lider – Melbourne, Avrohom Lider – Crown Heights, Nechama Brichter – Jerusalem, Malka Kaplan – Jerusalem, Israel, Yehuda Lider – Jerusalem.
The levaya in NY will pass by 770 tomorrow, Sunday at 2:00 pm on the way to burial in Israel.
Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.