About Us

Our History

Islamic Burial Services, LLC is dedicated in offering Quality, Affordable funeral services.  Our first priority is taking excellent care of the family and their loved one.

Hawwah A. Karim-Smith founded Islamic Burial Services in 1994 where she and her staff conducted workshops on the rites and rituals of Islamic Burial to the community at large and sold the Complete Unixes Shroud Kits. We continue to offer those services.

Today, Hawwah A. Karim-Smith is a licensed Funeral Director for the state of New Jersey and Islamic Burial Services LLC is an established funeral home.

Islamic Burial Services, LLC provides excellent eminence Traditional Funerals, but we specialize in Islamic Funerals.

Our staff of Muslim Men and Women are educated on the ritual wash and shroud.  We work very hard to meet the request of the family; hence if a family request same day burial for religious reasons and we are able to accommodate we will oblige.

Our Services

The staff at Islamic Burial Service Inc understands the special needs of Muslim people during bereavement. We know that rites and rituals must be performed in accordance with Islamic law and that they must be carried out promptly and accurately.

We will ensure that your loved one (or yourself, if you choose to make use of our pre-need arrangements) will receive a proper preparation, service, and burial according to your wishes and the rules of Janazah. 

We are also aware that people need emotional support after the death of a loved one. We are compassionate and caring, and will treat your loved one with the respect and dignity that he or she deserves. We will also treat you and your family with the same consideration, and honor your wishes.

Because we are knowledgeable and respectful of Islamic burial practices, you can be sure all elements of a proper service will be carried out. We will relieve you of as much anxiety as possible by taking care of the details for you. 

Please contact us right away to learn more about Islamic services and burials.

What We Offer

  • Complete Janazah (Islamic Burial) Services
  • Same day Janazah (Islamic Burial) Services (when possible)
  • Traditional Funeral Services (no cremation services)
  • At-need Arrangements
  • Pre-Need Arrangements (NJ Prepaid-Funeral Trust Fund)
  • Home Arrangements (Our licensed funeral director will come to you to make arrangements)
  • Shipping Services
  • 24 hour Removal Services from your home, nursing home,  hospital and all other facilities near or far.

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