Lakewood, NJ – It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Yocheved Abraham a”h, a 2-1/2-year-old girl who was hit by a vehicle. The incident occurred at approximately 2 p.m. on Eleventh Street, between Clifton and Madison Avenues.
The young girl was a daughter of Rabbi Yakov and Mrs. Sora (Hirsch) Abraham.
A driver pulling a van into a driveway accidentally hit the girl, who was walking with her father and four-year-old sister. Hatzolah responded and found the girl in traumatic arrest. She was immediately taken to Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus, formerly Kimball Medical Center, on River Avenue in Lakewood, but the paramedics’ efforts were to no avail.
Umachah Hashem dimah mei’al kol ponim.
Levaya details will be posted when they become available.
Update: The levaya will take place at the Congregation Sons of Israel Holocaust Memorial Chapel off of East 7th Street in Lakewood, NJ, at 7 p.m.