It is traditional Jewish practice to mark a year since the passing of a loved one with the unveiling of the foot or headstone.  Formore information on this practice, please click on the following link from MyJewishLearning.com.  

Click here for the article on unveilings in the Jewish tradition. 

New City Jewish Center encourages families to go to the cemetary for an unveiling ceremony.  This simple and meaningful ceremony can take many forms and does not require the presence of a rabbi.  To download the Unveiling Service recommended by our rabbis, please click here.

For more information or for assistance with crafting a meaningful unveiling ceremony for you loved one, please email Rabbi Ruberg at rabbiruberg@newcityjc.org or call 845-638-9600 x110.

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