Mrs. Rochel Littman a”h


It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Mrs. Rochel Littman a”h of Monsey, NY.

Mrs. Littman was the wife of Rav Avrohom Yaakov Littman, a noted talmid chochom and marbitz Torah who serves as a maggid shiur at Yeshiva Ohel Torah in Monsey.

Mrs. Littman was a daughter of Rav Zev Hakohen Hoberman zt”l, one of the distinguished early talmidim of Rav Aharon Kotler zt”l in the United States who later served as a R”M and rebbi at the Yeshiva of Eastern Parkway, Yeshiva of Philadelphia, the Staten Island Yeshiva and Yeshivas Itri, and was the author of sefer Ze’ev Yitrof and other chiddushei Torah.

Mrs. Littman’s mother, Rebbetzin Esther Hoberman a”h, was a respected mechaneches for over 60 years. She passed away in 2008.

Mrs. Littman was a special woman, the matriarch of an outstanding mishpacha, who served as an example for others to emulate in emunah, bitachon, ahavas Hashem, ahavas Yisroel and chesed. She suffered from a difficult illness for a protracted period, enduring yissurim but maintaining unwavering faith in the One Above.

Mrs. Littman is survived by her husband, Rav Avrohom Yaakov Littman; her wonderful children and grandchildren; her siblings, Rabbi Yisroel Meir Hoberman of Lakewood; Rav Chaim Yehoshua Hoberman, rosh yeshiva at Mesivta of Long Beach; Rabbi Ahron Moshe Hoberman of Lakewood; Rabbi Eli Hoberman, executive administration member at Yeshiva Rabbeinu Chaim Berlin in Brooklyn; and Rabbi Avrohom Yitzchok Hoberman, R”M at Yeshiva of Philadelphia; and many friends and admirers grieving her passing.

The levaya will take place at 10 a.m. tomorrow at Yeshiva Ohel Torah, located at 91 College Road in Monsey, NY.

Yehi zichrah boruch.

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  1. Mrs. Littman was an extremely dedicated Medical Conselor at ECHO, helping thousands of Cholim. She was very knowledgeable in many medical areas and helped guide many people to the best doctors and hospitals.


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