Michael Schachne z”l

Great Neck Synagogue notes with sorrow the passing of Michael Schachne, beloved brother of our member Sarah (and Arik) Hirschfeld, beloved son of Esther and Gary Schachne and beloved brother of Erica Schachne.

The funeral is taking place in Israel. Sarah will be sitting shiva in Great Neck on Tuesday, December 27 and Wednesday, December 28. She will be leaving for Israel on Thursday and joining with her family for the remainder of shiva.

Shiva in Great Neck is being observed at 34 Wooleys Lane. The family respectfully requests that visits be made between the hours of 12-5 pm and 7-10 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday only.

If you would like to provide food for the family during shiva please contact Ellen Polakoff at 516-637-3674 or Jason Mayer at 347-262-0102. Donations for food can be made through Venmo to @EllenPinsker or @kimberly-green-mayer.

If you would like to make a general donation in memory of Michael Schachne, please click here. The family will be notified of all donations.