Rebitzen Chavah Esther Lefkowitz A”H was niftar on erev Shabbos Chol Hamoed Sukkos in Bnei Brak’s Mayanei HaYeshua Hospital at the age of 98. She was the widow of HaGaon HaRav Michal Yehuda Lefkowitz ZT”L.

The rebitzen was born to HaGaon Rav Avraham Yitzchak Gershnowitz ZT”L, who was known as the “Zavinkar Tzaddik” (זאבינקער צדיק ). She arrived in Eretz Yisrael after the war and married HaGaon HaRav Michal.

The levaya took place on erev Shabbos at 4:30PM and kvura was in the Ponevezh Cemetery at her husband’s side.