Avraham Wolfson, one of the greatest tomchim of Olam Hatorah was niftar at the age of 63.
Son of the late Mr. Zev Wolfson, founder of the Wolfson Foundation, he lived in Flatbush, New York, where his home was open to Roshei Yeshivah when they came to raise funds for their institutions.
Reb Avraham suffered a heart attack several months ago. His situation deteriorated until this morning when he returned his soul to its Creator.
Reb Avraham Nachman Wolfson is survived by ybl”c his wife Tovie; his brothers Reb Aharon Wolfson, Reb Moshe Wolfson, Reb Daniel Wolfson and Reb Dovid Fohrman; his sisters Rebbitzen Rivka Wolmark, Mrs. Baila Gottesman, Mrs. Elisheva Oratz, Mrs. Elisa Safier and Mrs. Sarah Feldson; his sons Shlomo, Aharon, Yisrael Meir and Shimon; and his daughters Mrs. Chana Becher, Mrs. Devora Sherer, Mrs. Avigail Rakowsky, Mrs. Yocheved Liff, Mrs. Tziporah Friedman and Mrs. Leah Lehman.
His levayah will take place at 10:00 a.m. at Shomrei Hadas, 3803 14th Avenue. Kevurah will be in Eretz Yisrael.
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