Congregation Etz Hayim at Hollis Hills Bayside

The consolidated communities of Hollis Hills Bayside Jewish Center and Marathon Jewish Community Center

Passing of Ralph Zimelman z’l

We are saddened by the passing of Ralph Zimelman, brother of our long time Cantor Sol Zim. The memorial service will be held on Sunday, August 10th at 10 AM in Rochester, NY where Ralph lived at Brighton Memorial Chapel, 3325 Winton Road S, Rochester, NY. The phone number for the chapel is 585-427-8520.

Burial will take place in Toronto on Monday, August 11th at 11:30 AM at the Pardes Chaim Cemetery, 11818 Bathhurst Street, Vaughan, Ontario.

Shiva will be observed in Toronto Monday evening and Tuesday during the day.

Shiva will be observed at June and Cantor Zim’s home, 85-39 213th St. in Queens Village Tuesday evening through Sunday morning. The phone number is (718) 468-8069.

Minyan times are as follows:
Tuesday evening at 7:45 PM
Wednesday and Thursday at 8 AM and 7:45 PM
Friday at 8 am
Final minyan on Sunday morning at 9 AM.

There will be NO minyan at the Shul on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday evenings. Morning minyan at the Shul on Wednesday will be at 7 AM. No breakfast will be served.

HaMakom Yenahem – may God comfort the mourners.