Rav Dovid Yarmush ZATZAL, patriarch of Yeshiva Derech Chaim, was Niftar on Wednesday evening of a stroke at Mt. Sinai Hospital. Reb Dovid was the father-in-law of the two Roshie Yeshiva of Derech Chaim, Rabbi Yisrael Plutchok Shlita and Reb Mordechai Rennert Shlita. He was affectionately know to hundreds of Derech Chaim talmidim as “The Shver”. He was the longest standing member of the Derech Cham Kollel. He had been there since his retirement over thirty years ago.
He is survived by his wife Malka, four daughters, Sorscher, Plutchok, Rennert, Roseman two sons Reb Yitzchok, a rebbe in Derech Chaim and Reb Yehoshua a rebbe in Yeshiva of Spring Valley, hundreds of grandchildren and great grandchildren in Amreica and Eretz Yisrael, and hundreds of Derech Chaim Talmidim.
The Levaya will take place on Thursday at Shomrei Hachomos Chapels in Boro Park at 12:00PM.