Office Hours

Subject to change per holidays
Monday-Friday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Cemetery Visitation Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Sundays: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Closed on Saturdays in observance of Shabbat

The maps accessible on this website include all Jewish Waldheim cemeteries. Any other information pertains only to Waldheim Cemetery Co.

Each Jewish Waldheim cemetery receives care from one of two independently owned and operated caretaking companies:

Waldheim Cemetery Co. or  Silverman & Weiss, Inc. 

Click Burials (above), then Maps for specific caretaker information.

Contact Us


Cemetery Office

1400 Des Plaines Avenue
Forest Park, IL 60130
Phone: (708) 366-4541
Fax: (708) 366-4575
Email: [email protected]

Memorial Office

1700 S. Harlem Ave.
North Riverside, IL 60546
Phone: (708) 366-4101
Fax: (708) 771-8863
Email: [email protected]

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Directions to Waldheim Cemetery Co.


From Downtown:

(Approximately 10 miles from the Loop)

EISENHOWER EXPY W / I-290
Take the IL-43 / HARLEM AVE exit- EXIT 21B- on the LEFT
Turn LEFT onto HARLEM AVE / S HARLEM AVE / IL-43
Turn RIGHT onto ROOSEVELT RD
Turn LEFT onto DES PLAINES AVE
End at 1400 Des Plaines Ave.

From O’Hare Airport and the Northern Suburbs:

(Approximately 17 miles from O’Hare)

I-294 S toward INDIANA
Take EISENHOWER EXPY E / I-290 E toward CHICAGO
Take the DES PLAINES AVE exit- EXIT 21A
Turn RIGHT onto DES PLAINES AVE
Cross ROOSEVELT RD
End at 1400 Des Plaines Ave.

From the Southern Suburbs:

(Approximately 30 Miles From Flossmoor)

I-294 N To I-55 N / STEVENSON EXPY N toward CHICAGO
Take IL-171 N via EXIT 282B toward 1ST AVENUE
Turn RIGHT onto W CERMAK RD / W 22ND ST.
Turn LEFT onto DES PLAINES AVE.
End at 1400 Des Plaines Ave.

From Midway Airport:

(Approximately 13 miles)

SOUTH on S CICERO AVE / IL-50 S toward W 59TH ST
Make a U-TURN at W 59TH ST onto S CICERO AVE / IL-50 N
Merge onto I-55 S / STEVENSON EXPY S via the ramp on the LEFT
Merge onto IL-171 N via EXIT 282.
Turn RIGHT onto W CERMAK RD / W 22ND ST
Turn LEFT onto DES PLAINES AVE
End at 1400 Des Plaines Ave.

From the Western Suburbs:

(Approximately 30 miles from DuPage County Airport)

Merge onto EAST-WEST TOLLWAY / I-88 E
EAST-WEST TOLLWAY / I-88 E becomes EISENHOWER EXPY E / I-290 E
Take the DES PLAINES AVE exit- EXIT 21A
Turn RIGHT onto DES PLAINES AVE.
Cross ROOSEVELT RD
End at 1400 Des Plaines Ave.