Neveh Shalom Cemeteries - nevehshalomcemeteries
This site is a photo catalog of headstones located in Neveh Shalom's cemeteries. Please go to the "Photos" tab to see more. The "Calendar" tab shows upcoming unveilings.
Ahavai Shalom is located at 9323 SW First, 97219
Neveh Zedek is located at 7925 SW Canyon Lane, 97225
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To Honor their Memory...
One of the noblest Jewish traditions is the preservation of the name of a loved one on the Memorial Board in the Synagogue Sanctuary and the lighting of a memorial light on the anniversary of death. This is an eternal reminder of our dear departed one and the love and respect their memory evokes.
At Neveh Shalom, we have two beautiful Memorial Boards, which serve two functions. A large plaque is placed in the Sanctuary for the entire year of mourning and for every Yahrzeit. Another smaller plaque is permanently maintained in the Memorial Niche. The cost for this set of plaques is $800.
In addition a Tree of Life memorial exists on the chapel walls at each of our cemeteries. Many families wish to honor their departed by adding a leaf to the Tree at the appropriate chapel. This leaf is also inscribed with the name of the loved one. A memorial leaf costs $100.
We will be happy to assist you in answering any questions you have, in the selection of a memorial of your choice. Please contact Dana Melnick at 503-245-2760.
Ordering a Headstone
View a 3 min. video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ywu7Wm19lC4&feature=player_embedded
Select your preferences for...
Call Dana at 503.245-2760
- shape (upright, slant, flat, special order – along with any curve preferences)
- size (how tall/wide, is it a single stone or a double stone for both spouses?)
- color (grey, black, red, pink, blue, green, white, other?)
- texture: will top and sides be rough or smooth/polished?
- Engraving (will it be on the front only, or put Hebrew on the back as well?)
- Text: All words to be engraved, front and back. Our Rabbi with assist with Hebrew translations.
- Curbing for around the plot (none, concrete, granite?)
- Any special requests: picture/image/symbols, color infusion, vase holder insert…
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