Rabbi Na'im Ovadia Yoseph, the 92-year-old brother of Rabbi Ovadia Yoseph, passed away, Thursday morning at Hadassah Ein-Kerem Hospital in Jerusalem. Rabbi Na'im was hospitalized after a fall at home and the deterioration of his health. His family said he suffered from a severe infection and doctors had a hard time treating him.
In addition to his brother, Rabbi Yoseph is survived by nine children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral arrangements are pending.