Sons of Zion Cemetery Walking Tour


Epstein family

History of the Sons of Zion Synagogue (Holyoke)

Military gravestones

Early burials

The first burials in this cemetery was in the year 1896. The is a stone in the back left that is from 1898.

Rodphey Sholom Cemetery and Synagogue

Rabbi Forer is buried in the other Jewish Cemetery of Chicopee. It like the Sons of Zion Cemetery belongs to a Holyoke religious institution – Rodphey Sholom Synagogue. It was made in 1940.