Congregation Etz Hayim at Hollis Hills Bayside

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

Passing of Judy Hersch z’l

We are saddened by the passing of Judy Hersch, mother of our long-time member Vicky Wolkofsky. The funeral will be held on Sunday, November 16, at Sinai Chapel on Horace Harding Expressway at 12:45 p.m. Burial will be at New Montifiore Cemetery on Long Island.

 Shiva will be observed at the home of Vicky and Michael Wolfoksky, 82-26 214th Street in Hollis Hills, from after the funeral until Shabbat morning, with visiting ending Friday afternoon before Shabbat. Ma’ariv services will be held at 7:30 pm on Sunday and Monday evenings, and at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The phone number is (718) 479-8759. 

Please note that there will be no minyan at the synagogue on Sunday and Monday evenings.

 HaMakom Yenahem – may God comfort the mourners.