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Arranging a Funeral

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A Guide to Jewish Funerals

A Guide to Jewish Funerals
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Respect. Tradition. Compassion.


For four generations, our family has provided compassionate care to New York's Jewish community at their time of need. Our commitment is to provide attentive, quality service and continuous improvements that reflect our traditions.

Our family is here for yours in your time of need. How can we help?

Service Schedule

Please see our service schedule for details regarding upcoming and recent funerals.

A Loved One Has Passed

A Loved One Has Passed

Sinai Chapels will guide you through the process of arranging a meaningful funeral service. We're here for you 24/7. Discover more about where to begin here.



Jewish tradition prescribes the erection of a monument on the grave or an inscription on an existing stone as a sign of love and respect. Learn more about monuments.

Understanding Traditions

Understanding Traditions

Jewish funeral practices have their roots in the deepest history of tradition and culture. Visit our Guide to Jewish Funerals for more information today.


Preplanning relieves your family from the burden of making difficult decisions during a trying time. Our PrePlans are government insured and backed by the New York State Funeral Directors Association.

Sinai Chapels & the Jewish Community

Latest News & Events

The Center for Jewish Studies at Queens College will hold the Annual Commemoration of Kristallnacht and Recommitment to Combating Anti-Semitism and Hatred on Sunday, November 12, 2017, 2-4 PM at the Goldstein Theatre.

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Sympathy Etiquette

Expressing your condolences at a time of loss is a very personal matter. While Jewish tradition does not encourage the sending of flowers, it is perfectly acceptable to express your sympathy in other ways.