Tzvi Dovid (Davey) Abramowitz, an active member of the Anash community in Worcester, MA, passed away on Friday, 13 Elul, 5778.
He was 61 and passed away after a lengthy illness.
Son of Eliyahu Shmuel and Chana Raizel Abramowitz, Tzvi Dovid was born and raised in Worcester, and was a lifelong member of the Chabad community in the city.
He worked for Rabbi Fogelman OBM as an administrator for many years at the Yeshiva Achei Temimim in Worcester.
He also served as the Chazan in Congregation Shaarei Torah West in Worcester.
Tzvi Dovid was very active in the community, serving as a member of the Vaad Ha’ir of Worcester.
He was known as someone who in a quiet way was always helping others. He was known for his great sense of humor, and he always had a nice word for others.
He is survived by his wife Gila, children Eliyahu Shmuel Abramowitz – Worcester, Mendel Abramowitz – Montreal, Canada and Chaya Rochel Abramowiz – Worcester, and grandchildren.
He is also survived by his siblings Moshe Abramowitz – Boro Park, Shloime Leib Abramowitz – Crown Heights, Levi Yitzchok (Lenny) Abramowitz – Crown Heights, Dina Kohn – Lakewood, NJ and Meir Simcha Abramowitz – New Haven, CT.
He is also survived by his in-laws Rabbi Dr. Yosef and Mrs. Leah Halbfinger of Jerusalem, Israel and Mr. Benzion Kashi of Tel Aviv, Israel.
He was predeceased by his sister Rivkah Ziskind of Lakewood, NJ.
The levaya will take place today, Friday, at 12 noon at the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery in Worcester.
Shiva will be at 6 Beeching Street in Worcester.
Email for nichum aveilim: [email protected]
Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.