Rabbi Shimon (Shimmy) Hershkovitz, a Shliach in Ofakim, Israel, passed away on Tuesday, 26 Elul, 5783.
He was 27 and passed away after battling a terrible illness.
In the past few months, Shimmmy had been battling an illness and many around the world united in prayer for his recovery.
He is survived by his wife and young baby. He is also survived by his parents, Rabbi and Mrs. Yisroel Hershkovitz and siblings.
The Levaya will take place today in Ofakim at 10 pm.
Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.