Boulevard-Riverside Chapels

1450 Broadway Hewlett, NY 11557


  • Michael A Zumpano


    Helping those in need is something that Michael Zumpano has always found fulfilling and emotionally rewarding. Having learned from some of the most accomplished funeral directors in the industry, Michael has experienced tremendous personal and professional growth.

    After obtaining his associate degree in psychology with a minor in business from Nassau Community College in New York in 1998, Michael then obtained a bachelor’s degree in applied psychology from New York University. The education and experience he received added to his devotion of helping and understanding people.

    After graduation, he met a funeral director who remains a good friend and mentor. This introduction to the funeral business helped make his career path clear. In 2004, he received his associate degree in mortuary science from Nassau Community College. That same year, Michael began his funeral industry career.

  • Johanna N. Estrella

    Office Manager

  • Clifford A Lyons

    Funeral Director

    Clifford Lyons has been a funeral director with Boulevard Riverside Chapels since 1986. Clifford has served the Jewish community with compassionate care for over 3 decades.

  • Stephanie Miraglia

    Funeral Director

    Stephanie has been serving Hewlett and its surrounding areas since 2016 as a New York state licensed funeral director. She has dedicated herself to helping families find comfort and peace at a very challenging time in their lives.

    Born and raised in Queens, New York, Stephanie attended Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway from age 3 until high school graduation. Stephanie went on to graduate from Nassau Community College with a degree in mortuary science.

  • Edward J Reilly

    Funeral Director

    Edward J. Reilly has been a licensed funeral director since the early 1990s and has serviced the Jewish community with dignity and respect since 1994.

  • Russell R. Rensch

    Funeral Director

    Russell has been serving families during their time of need since the early 1990s. Born and raised on Long Island, he attended Brooklyn College where he studied archaeology/Egyptology before moving on to Nassau Community College, receiving an associate degree in mortuary science. In his spare time, Russell enjoys reading, hiking, camping and spending time with family and friends.