Kiwa Rosset

Akiva Rosset

Akiva Rosett was a successful Ostrowiec businessman in the liquor, forestry, and shoe and leather trade. He was the owner of a magnificent apartment building at Aleja 3 Maya 2.

Akiva married Sara Worcman and they had several children:

  • Benjamin,a member of the Judenrat in the Opatowiec Ghetto.  He died in the Holocaust.
  • Szprinca, murdered in the Holocaust.
  • Zlata, murdered in Treblinka.
  • Natan survived the war but his wife died in the Holocaust.
  • Mosze, murdered in the Holocaust
  • Yehudit, survived and lived in Israel after the war.
  • Perla Leah Balter survived the war with three of her children. The rest of her family, her husband Israel and two of her children, were murdered in the Holocaust.
  • Zadok, survived and lived in Brazil after the war.