Documenting and Sharing Burial Wishes
Documenting and sharing burial wishes is key to ensuring the Last Kindness of burial will take place. We offer two options – a simple expression of wishes note and a legally binding document.

My Burial Wishes Note

A simple Expression of Wishes form.

Easy to fill out, easy to share

Print, download, email to a loved one.

My Burial Wishes Legal Document

A legally-binding document

Includes state specific witness and/or notarization requirements.

Print, sign and share.

For any questions, or assistance using these forms, please contact

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Jewish Perspective

Rabbi Doron Kornbluth

August 10, 2020

Putting Cremation on the

Front Burner

Rabbi Elchonon Zohn and Mrs.

Yael Davidowitz


May 27, 2021

The Eternity of Our Soul:

How Jews Care for the

Deceased and Why

It Matters Now

May 11, 2022

Start the conversation

Learn how to start the conversation about burial vs. cremation

NASCK is dedicated to helping guide all Jews through their

end-of-life decisions.

Explore our other projects to learn more about how we help.

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Last Kindness provides knowledge and practical

assistance to the broader Jewish community in

order to help them choose burial over cremation.

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Peaceful Return presents a wealth of

resources — in English and Russian — about

the value of Jewish burial.