Once you confirm that the stone is in place
at the cemetery, you should send out announcements to family
and friends giving at least two weeks notice of the unveiling
should include cemetery directions and the location of the
the cemetery when you are holding the service. They will
give maps out to your guests to help them find the gravesite.
an invitation to the Rabbi also. You can ask the funeral
home, if need be, for the name of the Rabbi that officiated
at the funeral service.
can designate one or two people to actually remove (unveil)
the covering from the monument. It is appropriate to select
someone who was very close to the deceased or was especially
provide you with the unveiling cloth, announcements which
include cemetery directions, and some white Jerusalem stones
that we import from Israel to fulfill the custom of placing
a pebble on the Memorial at the conclusion of the service.