Schedule of Services for Ann Holod Zinzel

Please note the following schedule, from Chapel Ecclesiarch, The Very. Rev. Alexander Rentel, for the funeral services for our beloved sister-in-Christ, Ann Holod Zinzel, who fell asleep in the Lord on September 7:

On Friday afternoon, September 14, at around 2:00 p.m., we will receive the body into the seminary Chapel. At this point we will serve the lite from the Panikhida.

On Friday, September 14, 5:00 p.m.–7:00 pm, the family will offer a public viewing and visitation period.

On Friday evening, September 14, the eve of the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross, at 7:00 p.m., we will celebrate the Funeral Service for Ann. All seminary priests are invited to serve. Likewise, all priests from the area who wish to serve are invited to concelebrate the Funeral Services. Clergy will be wearing white vestments, and are asked to bring their own sets.

On Saturday morning, September 15, the second day of the Feast of the Exaltation, at 9:00 a.m., we will celebrate the Divine Liturgy. His Grace Bishop Michael of the Diocese of New York and New Jersey will preside, and Seminary Chapel clergy and invited guests will concelebrate. At the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy we will celebrate again the lite of the Panikhida. After the dismissal of the Divine Liturgy, we will offer our final kiss accompanied by the chanting of the Hymns of Farewell. After the liturgy the body will be taken to the cemetery at St. Tikhon’s Monastery for interment..

Please note, in the evening of that same day, September 15, at 6:30 p.m., we will celebrate Great Vespers alone.

Please contact Fr. Alexander Rentel if there are any questions [arentel@svots.edu or (914) 355–1470, or (914) 961–8313 x369].