HaRav Chaim Cohen zt"l
By Yechiel Sever
On Monday from France came the bitter news of the unexpected
passing of HaRav Chaim Cohen zt"l, rosh yeshiva of
Yeshivas Orchos Moshe and Yeshivas Chochmas Rachamim at
Moshav Berechiya, at the age of 52.
The aron arrived on a direct flight Monday night. The
levaya set out the next morning from Beis Knesses
Morashah in Ashdod's Kiryat Abramsky neighborhood, where the
deceased used to pray regularly. After the eulogies the
procession continued toward the yeshivas he founded and led
with total dedication, Orchos Moshe, a yeshiva
gedoloh, and Chochmas Rachamim, a yeshiva
HaRav Cohen zt"l was buried in the rabbinical section
of the Berechiya Cemetery.