Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.
The body of Rabbi Dovid Traube, z”l, 37, of Monsey, who went missing Sunday after saving his child who was struggling in the water in Greenwood Lake, was found Monday morning in the lake.
When he realized his child needed help, he entered the water to save him, but he was missing after the incident.
A major search was undertaken starting Sunday afternoon, by organizations including Rockland County Chaveirim, KJ Chaveirim, KJ Public Safety, as well as police and fire officials.
Approximately ten boats, as well as two drones, were used in the search.
The body was found Monday morning by a police diver.
Rabbi Traube, and ybl”c his wife Hadassah, have seven children. Their oldest child was bar mitzvah several months ago.
He was rosh kollel at Kollel Ruach Chaim, a small kollel in Monsey, for the past three years.
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