Wife of the tenth President of Israel Reuven Rivlin Nechama Rivlin died on 74 year of life. About it reports The Jerusalem Post.
She died Tuesday, June 4, in the clinic Balison. Here earlier a woman underwent surgery transplant. It is noted that the President’s wife was suffering from pulmonary fibrosis.
But despite the disease, the first lady accompanied her muda to all the important govisit abroad.
Nechama Rivlin was born in 1945 in Israel in a family of Ukrainian immigrants. Was a scientist-biologist and worked at the Jerusalem Hebrew University in the Department of Zoology, ecology and genetics. Raven and Nehama were married in 1971. They have three children and seven grandchildren.
The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky expressed their condolences to Reuven. Words of support Zelensky wrote on his Twitter page.
“It is with great regret learned of the death of the wife of the President of Israel Reuven Rivlin – Nechama, who was born in a family of immigrants from Ukraine. On behalf of the Ukrainian people Israeli counterpart expressing deep condolences in connection with the irreplaceable loss”, – said the Ukrainian President.