WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — The Washington Hebrew Congregation held funeral services for two sisters from Potomac, Md. who died in a house fire on Long Island, N.Y.
The funeral services for Jillian and Lindsay Wiener, ages 19 and 21, took place the morning of Aug. 8.
The sisters were vacationing with their parents and brother when the home where they were staying caught fire. The other members of the family survived.
The services were available to livestream for members of the community who could not make it to the service.
Shiva services were scheduled to start at 7 p.m. at the Julia Bindeman Suburban Center in Maryland, with a live stream available.
The family requested that all those attending service in person take a rapid COVID-19 test before arriving and wear a mask at the funeral and Shiva. Anyone feeling unwell is asked to join via live stream.