Obituaries

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ABRAMS, SEYMOUR J.

90. Dear brother of the late Max (late Goldie) Abrams, Esther (the late Paul) Lehrfeld and Jack (the late Sylvia) Abramowitz. Cherished companion of Ruth Shayman. Memorials to Park Plaza. Waldheim Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals. 

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:35:18 AM

BEAUBAIRE, ROBERT M.

81. Beloved husband of Joan (nee Kaatz). Devoted father of Lynn Rutstein, Dr. Michael (Jackie) and David (Lisa). Proud grandfather of Jessica, Stephen, Kaitlyn, Alexander, Madeleine, Will and Charlie. Dear brother of Judie (Stephen) Elston. Fond brother-in-law of Leon Kaatz and Margie (Joseph) Picone. Golden Giver member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to JDRF Illinois. North Shore Congregation Israel. Shalom Memorial Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals. 

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:34:42 AM

COVEN, ALBERT

84. Beloved husband of the late Rita. Loving father of Pamela, Mitchell (Gina) and Robert (Paula). Adored grandfather of Eleanor, Olivia, Myles, Madeline, Bella and Joshua. Cherished brother of the late Harry (Ludmilla) and Nate (the late Judy) Coven; and Shirley (the late Art) Seltzer. Cherished brother-in-law of Barbara (Sherwin) Katz. Memorials to the School of the Art Institute of Chicago Annual Fund. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:34:03 AM

DIAMOND, GERALDINE ‘GERRY’

(nee Harris), 89. Beloved wife of the late Hy. Loving mother of Linda (Jay) Piell, Chuck (Eileen), Terry (Paul) and Wayne (Diane) Diamond. Cherished grandmother of David (Blair) and Samantha Piell; Colleen (Kenny) Dallmeyer and Tiffany, Shana, Bennett and Jacob Diamond. Adored great-grandmother of Catherine and KC Dallmeyer. Devoted daughter of the late Sarah and Joseph Harris. Dear sister of Bill (Rosalyn) Harris. Memorials to the Rush Memory Clinic. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:33:29 AM

EISENBERG, MARVIN

89. Veteran, WWII. Beloved husband of Phyllis (nee Mintz). Loving father of Clifford (Nadine) and Howard (Susan). Adored grandpa of Dana, Brent (Jessie), Blake (Samantha) and Jori (fiancé Spencer) Eisenberg; and Jenna (Adam) Silver. Proud great-grandfather of Cole and Emerson. Cherished brother of Sheldon (Lois) and Calvin (Lana). Memorials to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance, Ovarian Cycle Chicago, New York, NY or to Hadassah. The Chapel. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Goldman Funeral Group. 

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:32:54 AM

EPNER, ROSANN K.

(nee Krohn). Beloved wife of the late Robert. Loving mother of Steve (Louise), Paul (Janet), and Marc (Marci). Cherished grandmother of Aaron (Vicki), Brian, Jack, Jamie, Jason (Kelsey), and Jeffrey. Adored great-grandmother of Isaac, Paula, Zachary, Addison, Blake and Maxon. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to The Lakeside Sisterhood. Lakeside Congregation. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:32:20 AM

EVANS, ETHYL J.

(nee Leider), 102. Beloved wife of the late Joseph L. Loving mother of Marilyn (Sheldon) Banks. Adored grandma of Sheri (Michael) Warsh, Jodi (Kenneth) Meister and Abbi (Jeffrey) Gurevitz. Proud great-grandmother of Joey, Alissa and Zachary Warsh; Jake and Kyle Meister; and Tahlia and Dylan Gurevitz. Devoted daughter of the late Samuel and Yetta Leider. Cherished sister of the late Vivian Nessel Zabel; and Ben and Dave Leider. Memorials to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The Chapel. Memorial Park Cemetery. Goldman Funeral Group. 

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:31:44 AM

FIGA, LEON

97. Beloved husband of the late Sarah (nee Mandelkorn). Devoted father of Cantor Stewart (Flavia) and the late Judge Phillip. Dear father-in-law of Candace. Cherished grandfather of Laura, Harlow, Benjamin, and Elizabeth. Loving brother of the late Shmuel, Avram, and Brucha. Memorials to the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center or to West Suburban Templ Har Zion. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Chesed v’Emet Funeral Home.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:31:04 AM

GREENBERG, MAUREEN J.

(nee Perloff), 74. Loving mother of Rokki (J.J.) Parrinello. Adored Bubbie of Hannah, Parker, Reece and Asher. Devoted daughter of the late Alex and Hilda Perloff. Cherished sister of Sandra (Bernie) Meyer. Treasured aunt of Hartley Meyer and the late Robyn Meyer (Martin) Weissburg. Memorials to the Beth Tikvah Congregation, Education Fund. The Chapel. Waldheim Cemetery. Goldman Funeral Group.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:30:28 AM

HAKIMI, DR. YOSEF

Beloved husband of Valentine. Loving father of Michael (Joanna) and Monica (Brian). Proud grandfather of Emily and Jacob. Memorials to the Solomon Schechter Day School. Memorial Park Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:29:48 AM

HARRIS, JOYCE LETA

62. Beloved daughter of the late Bernice (nee Ferdinand) and Joel H. Loving sister of Alan (Judy), Ralph, Max (Janis) and Yra (Janice). Cherished aunt of 17; and great-aunt of 13.  Memorials to The Ark or to PAWS Chicago. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:28:26 AM

HARTMAN, MORTON

94. Beloved husband of the late Edith (nee Sered). Loving father of Dr. William (Paula) Hartman, Susan (Gerald) Horan, Sharon (Kevin) Scotellaro and Deb (Jeff) Van Dyke. Adoring Papa Mort of Matthew (Eve), Daniel, Anthony, Amy, Jack, Max, Brianna, Benjamin, Braden and Lydia. Dear brother of the late Beverly (the late Marshall) Berkenbilt; and brother-in-law of Dr. Melvin (Hedy) Sered. Cherished uncle of Lynne (Jeff) Schoenberg, David (Tracy) Sered; and Scott and Arabella Berkenbilt. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:27:43 AM

KADISH, MILDRED ‘MOLKA’

(nee Rubin), 95. Beloved wife of the late Meyer. Loving mother of Charles Kadish, Judy (the late Charles) Simon and Steven (Jill) Kadish. Devoted Bubby of Alex (Alexa) and Andrew Kadish; Brad (Debbie), Derek and Keith (Ami) Simon; and Josh (Tracy) Kadish. Adored Bubs of Ryan, James, Melanie, Amanda, Kyle and Miles. Dear sister of Shirley (David) Berrington. Memorials to the Jewish United Fund, www.juf.org. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:27:06 AM

KATZ, ROBERT SABATH

84. Adored husband of Barbara (nee Koretz). Beloved father of David Sabath (Karie) and Laurence Edgar (Erica) Katz. Proud and doting Pop Pops of Ella Caroline, Olivia Marin, Juliette Dylan and Charles Hugh. Devoted son of the late Solomon and Marie. Dear brother of Allan Solomon (late Frances). Cherished brother-in-law of Kathleen (Richard) Abeles. Treasured uncle of Liza (Bobby) Lutzker. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to JCC Chicago or to Anshe Emet Synagogue. Anshe Emet Synagogue. Memorial Park Cemetery. Goldman Funeral Group. 

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:26:28 AM

OBERFIELD, HOWARD S.

69. Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Donoghue). Dear brother of Warren. Cherished son of the late Morris and Claire. Loving brother-in-law of Donna Donoghue, Pat (Mark) Kammerer, Mary (Ron) Kelly, and Marcia (Tighe) Reardon. Proud uncle of Anne (Jack) Schmiege, Michael (fiancée Rachelle) Reardon and Chris Kammerer. Memorials to WBEZ Public Radio. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

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Posted: 3/23/2017 10:25:46 AM

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