Consecrations

Sunday 16th October

11:00 am
Kalman KRECHMAN
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
Compartment: 02
Row: M
Plot: 10
Officiating:

Friday 21st October

11:00 am
Sam SHAPIRO
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 22
Row: Z
Plot: 23
Officiating: Rabbi M. Steiner

Sunday 23rd October

11:30 am
Michele KESTECHER-BLUTMAN
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
Compartment: 01
Row: Q
Plot: 68
Officiating: Rabbi M. Groner

Sunday 6th November

10:30 am
Shirley DANIEL
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
Compartment: 01
Row: S
Plot: 26
Officiating: Rabbi M. Ajzenszmidt
10:30 am
Vladimir MELAMED
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
Compartment: 02
Row: M
Plot: 56
Officiating: Rabbi Y. Sufrin
11:00 am
Esther Leah SACKS
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 21
Row: N
Plot: 14
Officiating: Rabbi Y. Riesenberg
12:00 pm
Laure BERMAN
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
Compartment: 01
Row: V
Plot: 10
Officiating: Rabbi S. Caplan
4:00 pm
Samuel LANDAU
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
Compartment: 01
Row: U
Plot: 49
Officiating: Rabbi S. Karnowsky

Wednesday 9th November

11:00 am
Robert LEW
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 17
Row: U
Plot: 7
Officiating: Rabbi Y. Kohn

Sunday 13th November

10:00 am
Lola FELDMAN
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
MCK Lyndhurst Cemetery
Compartment: 03
Row: F
Plot: 51
Officiating: Rabbi R. Genende
10:30 am
Robin EPSTEIN
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 23
Row: A
Plot: 46
Officiating: Rabbi Y. Glasman
11:00 am
David EFRON
Springvale Botanical Cemetery (Necropolis)
Springvale Botanical Cemetery (Necropolis)
Compartment: B
Row: A
Plot: 44
Officiating: Rabbi Y. Glasman
11:00 am
Jean FREEDMAN
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 22
Row: J
Plot: 27
Officiating: Rabbi M. Groner

Sunday 20th November

10:30 am
Annette (Anya Etel) LASKY
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 20
Row: C
Plot: 2
Officiating: Rabbi A. Tsykin
10:30 am
Sigmund BRONNER
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 09
Row: P
Plot: 32
Officiating: .

Sunday 27th November

10:00 am
Morry KRYCER
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 24
Row: P
Plot: 24
Officiating: Rabbi R. Genende
11:00 am
Esther Sarah HERTAN
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 23
Row: A
Plot: 57
Officiating: J. Friedman
11:00 am
Belinda Anne MACHLISS
MCK Springvale Cemetery
MCK Springvale Cemetery
Compartment: 20
Row: LL
Plot: 19
Officiating:

To report a death please call 9534 0208

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MCK Office: The MCK office in St Kilda is OPEN.  

Office hours are Monday - Thursday from 9am to 5pm & Friday 9am to 2pm (closed on public holidays).  

Cemetery Open Times:

Sunday - Friday: 8:00am to 4:45pm. Closed Shabbat and Yom Tov. Open Public Holidays.

Please use the "Book Consecration" button on the Consecration page to request a Consecration booking. All bookings must be confirmed by MCK following your electronic request.

Link to Prayers for a Funeral Service 

http://mck.org.au/resources/Prayers%20at%20a%20Funeral%20Service

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• If a minyan (10) of Jewish men are not available, MCK will ensure that there are 10 Jewish men in attendance.

Please Note: The Consecration booking is a request only, and dates and times are not confirmed until MCK provides a confirmed reservation

It is customary that no consecrations are held on Rosh Chodesh or during the Hebrew month of Nissan. 


The following are the Rosh Chodesh dates;

Rosh Chodesh Av                Friday 29th July 2022

Rosh Chodesh Elul              Sunday 28th August 2022

Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan  Tuesday 25th October 2022

Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan  Wednesday 26th October 2022

Rosh Chodesh Kislev          Thursday 24th November 2022

Rosh Chodesh Kislev          Friday 25th November 2022

Rosh Chodesh Tevet          Sunday 25th December 2022


Other dates that no consecrations are held  (Check with your Rabbi)

Fifteenth of Av                                Friday 12th August 2022


THE MELBOURNE CHEVRA KADISHA CEMETERY AT SPRINGVALE AND LYNDHURST WILL BE CLOSED ON THE FOLLOWING HOLY DAYS:

Rosh Hashana Day 1       Monday 26th September 2022

Rosh Hashana Day 2       Tuesday 27th September 2022

Yom Kippur                       Wednesday 5th October 2022

Succot Day 1                     Monday 10th October 2022

Succot Day 2                     Tuesday 11th October 2022

Shemini Atzeret               Monday 17th October 2022

Simchat Torah                  Tuesday 18th October 2022