Shalom and Welcome

read more

Shalom and Welcome

“In Toronto, we are blessed with a strong Jewish community, with rituals and customs that have united our people for thousands of years.

“These traditions are especially important when a death occurs. They comfort us as we grieve and provide a source of spiritual healing. At Benjamin’s, we honour these rites in a way that is meaningful for family and friends. We go above and beyond to help you in your time of loss.

“On this site, you will find the most updated information on services, shivas and unveilings. You will also find a wealth of information on our time-honoured Jewish mourning traditions.

“The Benjamin family has supported our community for four generations. If we can assist you in any way, please do not hesitate to contact us.”

Share this news with others so they can express their condolences.
Your email:      
Their email:
You can add multiple email addresses by separating each address with a comma

Include an optional message:
Matthew Aaron Allentoff 
Mordechai Alter Ben Moshe Beenam Ve Bilcha
Death Date: Friday, May 21, 2010 Yahrzeit Date: 9 Sivan 5770
Funeral Date: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 Funeral Time: 10:00 AM
Funeral Place: Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel
Cemetery: Pardes Shalom Cemetery Cemetery Section: Commumity Section
Shiva Address: 49 Karen Street, Thornhill, Ontario, L4J 5L5
Shiva Direction & Info:
Steeles Avenue, east of Bathurst Street. Turn left (north) onto Hilda Avenue. Turn right onto York Hill Blvd. Turn left onto Karen Street to # 49.
ALLENTOFF, Matthew - On Friday, May 21, 2010. Matthew Allentoff, beloved son of Barry Allentoff and Barbara Allentoff. Loving grandson of Jack and Florence Bursztain, the late Faye Allentoff, and Helen Bursztain. Dear nephew of Henry Bursztain and Rachel Hewton. At Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Avenue West (3 lights west of Dufferin) for service on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. Interment Community Section of Pardes Shalom Cemetery. Shiva 49 Karen Street, visits Tuesday thru Thursday 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., evening services at 7:30 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Association for Mental Health.
Canadian Mental Health Association (416) 789-7957
Other Information:
Evening Services: 7:30 p.m. Shiva Visits: Daily Tuesday through Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Shiva will conclude Friday morning, May 28th.