Rav Dovid Williger zt”l


candle-small4Hundreds gathered today for the levaya of Rav Dovid Williger zt”l, who served for years as rosh yeshiva in Kiryas Tosh, Canada. The levaya was held at Bais Medrash Ohel Yeshorim on Rechov Ashlag in Meah Shearim, Yerushalayim, and kevurah took place on Har Hamenuchos.

Rav Williger was born 61 years ago in Hungary to his parents, Rav and Rebbetzin Aharon Williger, and at age 9 his family emigrated to Eretz Yisroel.

Rav Williger married his wife, Basha, a daughter of Rav Shimon Eliyahu Krishevsky, and the Willigers resided on Rechov Choni Hamagal in Meah Shearim.

During his tenure as rosh yeshiva in Tosh, Rav Williger spent much of the year in Canada, while his family remained in Eretz Hakodesh.

Yehi zichro boruch.

 {Yair Alpert-Matzav.com Israel}