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Since 1921, The Emanuel Cemetery has offered a peaceful and honored resting place for burial of our dead. The cemetery is carefully maintained and available for burials, unveilings, and visitation year round. Members and non-members may purchase burial plots subject to the rules and by-laws of The Emanuel.

The Emanuel Cemetery Mission Statement: “To honor the memory of all our loved ones by properly maintaining, supervising and administrating the Emanuel Synagogue Cemetery in a manner that is religiously appropriate for a conservative Synagogue.”

Cemetery location:
1361 Berlin Turnpike, Wethersfield, CT, on the corner of Jordan Lane and the Berlin Turnpike. Link to Google Map.

Cemetery hours: Dawn to Dusk, Sunday through Friday.  Closed on Shabbat and Jewish holidays.

For more information:

  • Cemetery Administrator: Jeff Rudolph, EMAIL or call (860) 523-1704.
  • Cemetery Committee Chairperson: Meyer Frankel, EMAIL or call 860-233-1030.

CLICK for Cemetery Rules and Regulations; Also available: Guide to Jewish Burial and Mourning Practices

Dedication Options
To memorialize and honor loved ones at The Emanuel Synagogue:

Yahrzeit Plaques
Displayed the week of observance in the Chapel & Sanctuary



Bronze Memorial Plaques
Displayed year round in the Synagogue Lobby



Menorah Legacy Society
Displayed year round in the Synagogue Lobby




Tree of Life
Displayed year round in the Synagogue Lobby



Click for pricing details on Dedication options

For details and to place your plaque order: email: Lisa Lenkiewicz in the Synagogue Main office or call 860-236-1275 ext. #110