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21503 14 Mile Road
Clinton Twp., MI 48035
26640 Greenfield Road
Oak Park, MI 48237
Founded: 1918 as Jewish Free Burial Society, a.k.a. Chesed Shel Emes. Originally 13 acres, expanded to 40 acres in 1936. Beth Aaron section organized in 1926 by Beth Aaron V'Israel Congregation of Detroit. Gratiot Cemetery organized in 1932 by Detroit Hungarian Hebrew Congregation; relinquished to B'nai Moshe after 1936 merger. Cenetery now includes the following sections: Beth Joseph, Pinsker, Radomer, Zhitomer, B'nai Moshe, Beth Aaron Memorial Park Association. (c. 16,700 burials)
Hebrew Memorial Chapel began in 1916 as the Detroit Jewish Free Burial Association. Commonly seen on early 20th century death certificates as "Detroit Jewish Burial" under place of burial.