For over a century, Gutterman and Musicant Jewish Funeral Directors in Hackensack, New Jersey, has practiced the belief that Jewish funeral service is not merely a business, but the fulfillment of a sacred trust given by the families we serve.
We are a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. When you choose us for your funeral and burial needs, you receive the compassionate care you expect from a locally operated establishment and the value you deserve.
- Recently renovated
- Large capacity chapel up to 250
- Monument and inscription services
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Onsite crematory
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
- Large reception area
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
- Audio and video equipment
- Black car service
Religious & Cultural
- Shomer available
- Tahara room
- Ritual washing
- Kosher catering
Free Funeral Planning Resources
Funeral planning can seem overwhelming. These guides can help you every step of the way—from choosing between traditional burial planning and cremation, designing a religious ceremony or a celebration of life, and deciding on cemetery property or filing for veteran's benefits.
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Jewish funeral traditions
Compassion is the most important word, and understanding the true meaning of the word compassion, as it relates to individual needs, is what has made Gutterman and Musicant a source of support since 1892.
Specializing in serving the Jewish community in and around Hackensack, we understand the customs and religious significance associated with Jewish funeral tradition. It is our unwavering commitment to you and your family to plan and produce your loved one's memorial in accordance with the Jewish funeral and burial customs that are important to you.
At the time of loss, the funeral arrangement details and associated expenses can be overwhelming. However, planning in advance helps to provide a sense of relief, peace of mind and comfort for your loved ones. By preparing your arrangements personally, you also ensure your wishes are met to your specifications. Our funeral directors specialize in this service and are here to discuss your options should you wish to do so in advance.
We Honor Veterans
At Gutterman and Musicant, we understand the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level Four Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, we are honored to serve our nation’s heroes and take this responsibility seriously. We have taken steps to ensure our staff is knowledgeable of all the benefits available to military veterans and their families.
In addition, we host community events annually in honor of our veterans and work closely with local veterans organizations. With respect, integrity and dignity, we will walk you through the steps of creating a veteran’s memorial service that truly honors the life and sacrifice of your loved one.
Thank you for considering Gutterman and Musicant Jewish Funeral Directors for your funeral needs. We understand that losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience, and are committed to providing compassionate, professional and personal service. Please contact us if you need immediate assistance or would like more information about our services.
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