Congregation Etz Hayim at Hollis Hills Bayside

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

Passing of Benjamin Schimer z’l

We are saddened by the passing of our Queens Village Jewish Center member, Ben Schimer. The funeral will be on Monday, July 6, at 1:30 pm at Sinai Chapels on Horace Harding Expressway. Burial will follow at Beth David Cemetery in Elmont.


Shiva will be observed at Ben’s home, 225-30 88th Ave. in Queens Village, Monday through Wednesday from 4-9 pm. Minyan will be at 8:15 pm. Shiva will continue at the home of Ben’s daughter, Karyn Gold, in Manhattan. 


HaMakom Yenahem – may God comfort the mourners.