Jewish Funeral Traditions
The Process of a Jewish Funeral
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If you have recently lost someone we want to say that we are so sorry for your loss and offer our sincerest condolences. We understand that this is a tough time for you and your family and we want you to know that we are here to help.
Finding a funeral home that offers affordable Jewish funeral planning in Brooklyn can seem like a challenge, but rest assured that you’ve come to the right place. Sherman's Flatbush Memorial Chapel Inc. has been helping Brooklyn families for generations, and we are here to make sure that you get to say a proper goodbye to your loved one while adhering to Jewish tradition. Read more about Sherman's and why we're the leader among Jewish funeral homes in Brooklyn.
The fact of the matter is that most people do not know what to do when a death has occurred in their family. It is a very emotional time, and we find that Jewish funeral planning only adds stress to the array of emotions you are probably feeling right now. To help make sure you are well informed about affordable Jewish funeral planning in Brooklyn we have put together some helpful resource pages.
Chances are you are asking yourself the following questions:
- Does where my loved one passed away matter?
- When should I meet with the funeral home?
- Should I bury my loved one or have them cremated?
- What kind of casket or urn do I buy? We offer an excellent selection of Jewish caskets and coffins.
- What kind of Jewish headstone should I buy?
- How do I plan the details of the service?
- What happens after the service is over?
These are all important questions that require answers, which is why it is crucial for you to read the pages we have linked to below to educate yourself. There are also a few additional resources on our website that may be useful - such as funeral eulogy advice, or Jewish funeral pre-planning. We also recommend that you read our page on the specific planning leading up to a Jewish funeral service.
Now that you’ve taken the time to go through the information that we put together and have learned more about Jewish funeral planning we welcome you to get in touch with us to ask any further questions. We understand that this may seem like a daunting task, but Sherman's Flatbush Memorial Chapel Inc. wants to assure you that we are here to relieve the pressure so that you can focus on healing instead of worrying.
You can contact us by phone at (718) 377-7300, send us an email through our online contact form, or come by and speak to one of our funeral directors in person.
Also, if you are in immediate need, please do not hesitate to call us right now, we are staffed 24 hours a day and are standing by to help.