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We Mourn The Loss Of Cecile Zilkha

Published on Sep 4, 2017

Wife of Ezra K. Zilkha 

Mother of Donald, Donna, and, Bettina Zilkha


The funeral will take place on 

Tuesday, September 5th, at 12:30 PM


Riverside Memorial Chapel

Amsterdam Ave between 75th and 76th street.


Interment to follow at 

New Montefiore Cemetery

1180 Wellwood Ave.

West Babylon, NY 11704


Shibah will be private.


Condolences may be sent to 

450 Park Avenue

Suite 2102

New York, NY 10022


or by email to

To honor the memory of Cecile Zilkha with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here or call the office at 212-873-0300 x228.  The family will be notified of your donation.

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