By COLlive reporter
Mrs. Rochel Pewzner, a resident of Brooklyn’s Crown Heights neighborhood and matriarch of a Chabad family, has passed away Tuesday, 26 Teves 5773.
She was 83.
The daughter of Rabbi Nissan Nemanov, the illustrious Mashpia of the Yeshiva in Brunoy, France, she raised a family on the foundation of Torah and chassidus.
Her late husband was R’ Sholom Ber Pewzner, co-owner of the Balshan printing house.
She was the proud mother, grandmother and great grandmother of a family that has been involved in the Shlichus of the Rebbe and Mivtzoim.
She is survived by her children Mrs. Esther Bluming – Crown Heights; R’ Yosef Yitzchok Pewzner – Crown Heights, Mrs. Shaindy Lieberman – Fort Lauderdale, FL, Mrs. Shternie Bronstein – Miami, FL, Rabbi Shmuel Pewzner – Harrisburg, PA and Rabbi Mendel Pewzner – St. Petersburg, Russia.
She is also survived by her brother, R’ Yitzchok Nemanov of Brunoy.
The levaya will take place Tuesday, leaving Shomrei Hadas at 11:45 am and passing by 770 at 12:30 pm.
Shiva will take place at 594 Montgomery St. Bet Brooklyn and Kingston
Shachris: 8:00 8:45 and 9:30am
To send the family nichum aveilim, email [email protected]
Baruch dayan haemes.