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Sincere Condolences to Melissa Epstein (Jackson)

Published on Aug 26, 2019

We regret to inform you of the passing of
Husband of Paulayne Epstein
Father of our member Melissa Epstein (Jackson)
Father of Dana Stein
Brother of Renee Goldman and Lewis Epstein
The funeral will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 28th, at 12:00 pm 
at Star of David Memorial Chapel 
1236 Wellwood Avenue
West Babylon, NY 11704
Interment to follow at
New Montefiore Cemetery (1180 Wellwood Avenue)
Shib'ah will be observed through Tuesday morning
at the home of Adam Jackson and Melissa Epstein:
175 West 93rd Street, Apt. 17-F.
  Visiting hours during Shib'ah are:

Wednesday (8/28) 6:30-8:00 pm

Thursday (8/29) 2:00 - 7:30 pm

Friday (8/30) 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Sunday (9/1) 2:00 - 7:30 pm

Monday (9/2) 2:00 - 7:30 pm

Evening services on Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday, and Monday at 6:30 pm.



If you would like to honor the memory of Arthur Epstein with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here.  To support families during shibah, please consider a donation to the Hebra Hased Va'Amet. The family will be notified of your donation.

Omer Board

Shearith Israel’s “Omer Board” dates back to the Mill Street Synagogue of 1730, and may indeed go back to the early years of the Congregation’s history. 

Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue