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Arranging a Funeral

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Casket Selection
Local Cemeteries
Yahrzeit Calendar
Honoring Jewish Tradition
Planning in Advance

Pre-Planning a Jewish Funeral
A Guide to Jewish Funerals

A Guide to Jewish Funerals
The Funeral Service
Shiva Customs
Stages of Mourning
Glossary of Jewish Funeral Terms
Service Schedule

Helpful Resources

Below, we have listed a few helpful resources to assist you in your time of need. Always consult your Rabbi for personal guidance and to answer questions related to Jewish law, practice and tradition.

Shiva Information

Shiva.com – shiva.com/sinaichapels

Elder Care/Estate Planning Attorneys

Ronald J. Schwartz, J.D., L.L.M., P.C. – sageonage.com

Angela Siegel, J.D., L.L.M. – angelasiegel.com

Keren G. Birnbaum, Esq., Senior Associate
Schwartz Ettenger, PLLC
445 Broad Hollow Road, Suite 205
Melville, NY 11747
(631) 777-2401 ext. 31

Professional Tag Sale

Madeline Winn – fullofsurprizes.com

Assisted Living Facilities

Parker Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation – parkerinstitute.org

Monuments and Memorials

Sinai Memorials – sinaimemorials.com

Other Resources

Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center – qcc.cuny.edu

My Elder Advocate (Bella Kirschner) – nassau.myelderadvocate.com

Samuel Field Y – sfy.org


Finding Hope and Faith in the Face of Death: Insights of a Rabbi and Mourner – Stephen A. Karol

A Handbook for the Jewish Home – Alfred J. Kolatch

The Jewish Book of Why – Alfred J. Kolatch

A Time to Mourn, A Time to Comfort: A Jewish Guide to Bereavement – Dr. Ron Wolfson

The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning – Maurice Lamm

Mourning & Mitzvah – Rabbi Anne Brener

Local Area Hotels

Adria Hotel
221-17 Northern Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 631-5900 or (800) 272-3742

Anchor Inn
215-34 Northern Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 335-1200 or (800) 252-7466

Best Western Queens Gold Coast
22033 Northern Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 631-4900 or (800) 780-7234

Courtyard Marriott LaGuardia
9010 Ditmars Boulevard, East Elmhurst, NY 11369
(718) 446-4800 or (888) 850-6354

LaGuardia Plaza Hotel
104-04 Ditmars Boulevard, East Elmhurst, NY 11369
(718) 457-6300 or (800) 692-5429

Marriott LaGuardia Airport Hotel
102-05 Ditmars Boulevard, East Elmhurst, NY 11369
(718) 565-8900 or (888) 882-1043

Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel
135-20 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354
(718) 460-6666

JFK Area Hotels

Crowne Plaza JFK Airport
180-10 135th Avenue, Jamaica, NY 11436
(718) 530-1160 or (877) 227-6963

Holiday Inn Express
153-70 South Conduit Avenue, Jamaica, NY 11434
(718) 977-3100 or (888) 465-4329

Hotels Located Near Pinelawn Cemeteries

Hilton Long Island – Huntington
598 Broad Hollow Road, Melville, NY 11747
(631) 845-1000 or (800) 445-8667

Holiday Inn Plainview-Long Island
215 Sunnyside Boulevard, Plainview, NY 11803
(516) 349-7400 or (888) 465-4329

Bereavement and Support Groups

Commonpoint Queens – Sam Field Center
58-20 Little Neck Parkway
Little Neck, NY 11362
(718) 225-6750

Commonpoint Queens – Central Queens
67-09 108th Street
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 268-5011

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