Dov Holtzberg

 

Age: 4

 

Summary: son of slain Orthodox Jewish outreach emissaries Rabbi Gavriel and Rivka Holtzberg whose parents were both found slaughtered along with four other Jews at their Chabad house during a three-day series of multiple Islamic terrorist attacks that killed nearly 200 other people across Mumbai, India in late November 2008, but who was born with Tay-Sachs disease, a severe genetic disorder that also claimed the life of his elder brother Menachem Mendel at the age of 3 in 2006, and who was institutionalized for several months in a pediatric long-term care facility in Israel under the care of his grandparents.

 

 

Cause of Death: Tay-Sachs disease

 

Born: 2004

 

Died: December 29, 2008

 

Location: Jerusalem, Israel