With great sadness we inform you of the passing of Mrs. Rachael Silman, OB”M, a longtime member of the S. Paul, Minnesota Lubavitch community and most recently of Baltimore, Maryland. She passed away on Monday, the 13th of Cheshvan. She was 96-years-old.
Her husband, HaRav Moshe Dovber Silman, who received Smicha from Rav Moshe Feinstein, was a Rov in Duluth, Minnesota for 25 years until his passing in 1972.
She continued living in Minnesota and became involved in the Chabad community in S. Paul, raising her family and helping the Lubavitch community there.
Many of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren are Shluchim around the world including Ukraine, Australia, South Africa and the United States.
She is survived by her children, Yaakov Eliezer Silman – New York; Malka Weintraub – Baltimore, MD; Shimon Silman – Crown Heights; Judy Silman – S. Paul, MN; Naomi Zirkind, Baltimore, MD; as well as many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The Aron will pass by 770 on the way to Eretz Yisroel at 10:45 Tuesday morning.
Shiva will take place at 770 Lefferts Ave #B3R
Shacharis at 10:30 Mincha 4:30 Maariv b’zman
Visiting hours 9:00-12:00 and 3:00-10:00
Malka Weintraub will be sitting in her home at 6317 Wallis Ave., Baltimore
Naomi Zirkind and Judy Silman-Greenspan will be sitting at 3701 Glen Ave., Baltimore