Rabbi Achiad Ettinger, one of the three Israeli victims in a pair of terror attacks in Samaria on Sunday, has passed away, after succumbing to his wounds on Monday.
Ettinger, 47, a resident of the Israeli town of Eli in Samaria, is survived by his wife and 12 children, ages one to 20.
Rabbi Ettinger served as the dean of the Oz V’Emunah hesder Yeshiva in the Neve Sha’anan neighborhood of south Tel-Aviv.
IDF soldier 19-year-old Gal Keidan of Beer Sheva was also killed in Sunday’s double attack. A third person was also seriously wounded.
Israeli troops are still conducting a massive manhunt for the terrorist, whom the military identified as a 19-year-old Palestinian.