With great sadness and pain we inform you of the untimely passing of R’ Yossi Gourarie, OB”M, a longtime resident of Postville, Iowa. He was 58 years old.
After suffering from a terrible illness, this morning, Monday, he passed away.
He is survived by his wife Chaya (nee Rubashkin) and their children, Rochel Leah Rubashkin – Crown Heights; Hindi Labkowski – Crown Heights; Moshe Gourarie – Miami, FL; Hirschel Gourarie – State College, PA; Chana, Sara Fayga, Bayla and Yirmiyahu.
He is also survived by his siblings, Esti Fogel – Ottawa, Canada; Michoel Gourarie – Sydney, Australia; Avremi Gourarie – Crown Heights; and Chana Labkowski – San Paulo, Brazil.
The Levaya will take place today, Monday, at 2:00pm at Shomrei Hadas and passing by 770 at around 3:00pm.
Boruch Dayan Ha’Emes