David Abramowitz, 61, of Worcester, died Aug. 24 in UMass Memorial Healthcare after a long illness. He was the husband of Gila (Kashi) Abramowitz. Born in Worcester, he was the son of Samuel and Rose (Stolnitz) Abramowitz. He was a Cantor at Shaarai Torah Synagogue West and was a religious supervisor at Yeshiva Achei Timimim for many years. He had been a mashgiach and an active member of Worcester Chevra Kadisha and the Vaad Hakarshrus.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Eli Abramowitz of Worcester, and Mendel Abramowitz and his wife, Menucha, of Montreal; a daughter, Chaya Abramowitz of Worcester; four brothers, Solomon Abramowitz and his wife, Rivka, Leonard Abramowitz and his wife, Henya, and Morris Abramowitz, all of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Mayer Abramowitz and his wife, Chani, of New Haven, Conn; a sister, Deanna Kohn, of Lakewood, N.J.; and two grandchildren. He was predeceased by a sister, Rebecca Ziskind. Memorial contributions may be made to Yeshiva Achei Timimim, 22 Newton Avenue, Worcester, MA 01602.
RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME OF HOLDEN.