Shiva

Shiva candle

Jewish Sympathy Gifts

When you think of funerals, many people automatically think of flowers. However, this imagery does not really apply to a traditional Jewish funeral. So what should you bring to a Jewish family instead of funeral flowers? A Home-Cooked Meal In Judaism, the 7 days after burial is known as “shiva.” During shiva, the family of the deceased must …

Jewish Sympathy Gifts Read More »

Dallas Jewish Funerals team

Paying a Shiva Call

‘After the death of Avraham, G-d blessed his son Yitzhak.’ (Gen. 25:11) After Avraham passes away, G-d models for us the mitzvah of nihum avelim, comforting the mourner. The Talmud states that consoling mourners is one way for humans to fulfill the principle of “walking in G-d’s ways,” (BT Sotah 14a) While we can easily …

Paying a Shiva Call Read More »

Contact Us Today

Complete the contact form or call us today. We are here to serve you.

Cleveland Jewish Funerals License# FH.003781
26801 Miles Road
Cleveland, OH 44128
(216) 340-1400
Conveniently located on Miles Road on the border of Orange Village and Solon.

Jewish Heritage… Jewish Traditions… Jewish-owned and operated

Contact Us

Cleveland: 216-340-1400

Pre-Planning Seminars

Join us for a pre-planning seminar to learn more about our services and planning for the future.

Scroll to Top

Deanna Clingerman

LOCATION MANAGER/FUNERAL DIRECTOR

Deanna Clingerman, MSSA, LSW is an aspiring funeral director/embalmer with a lifelong interest in funeral service. She holds degrees in Psychology and Sociology from Youngstown State University and Masters of Science in Social Administration from Case Western Reserve University. After a rewarding career in Social Work, she attended Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science to realize her dream of becoming an embalmer and funeral director. She has worked in the Akron-Canton area for most of her funeral service career. She is the location manager and a funeral director for Cleveland Jewish Funerals.