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ADELMAN, LAWRENCE “LARRY” M.

69. Beloved husband of Carol (nee Appelman). Loving father of Lisa (Adam) Kaplan and Ryan (Kassin) Adelman. Proud grandfather of Max, Ella, Sara and Ava. Dear brother of the late Lynn. Cherished son of the late Arthur and Jeanette. Fond brother-in-l... [Read More]

ALEXANDER, MARK W.

72. Beloved father of Jeffrey and Dr. Steven (Deborah). Proud grandfather of Augustus and Eloise. Cherished son of the late Dorothy Brown Cohen and the late Herbert "Buddy" Alexander. Dear brother of Beth (Stephen) Landsman. Westlawn. Chicago Jewish... [Read More]

BRUSSLAN, JOANNE T.

(nee Kalcheim), 81. Loving mother of the late Debbie (Terry) Berlow and David Brusslan. Adored grandmother of Jake and Max Berlow. Devoted daughter of the late Henry and Lala Kalcheim. Cherished sister of Michael (Annette) Kalcheim. Treasured aunt o... [Read More]

FRANK, RABBI JACK D.

Loving husband of Rochel Leah "Rochelle." Devoted father of Judy (David) Kershner, Batshie (Avi) Goldfeder; and Aviva, Lonnie and the late Nechama Frank. Proud grandfather and great-grandfather. Golden Giver member of the Jewish United Fund. Memoria... [Read More]

GOLDEN, SIMON B. ‘SY’

Beloved husband of Marilyn "Merky" (nee Kalish). Loving father of Lonnie and Craig (Michal). Proud grandfather of Sara, Carla, Teddy, Eli, and Talia Golden. Dear brother of Fran (Dan) Dvorkin. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Westlawn... [Read More]

KASSEL, PATRICIA NAN

(nee Greenberg), 80. Beloved wife of the late Robert. Loving mother of Scott (Alison), Alan (Laura) and Michael (Lily). Adored Grandma Pat of Amanda, Daniel, Philip (Goldy), Jillian and Kevin. Memorials to the American Cancer Society. Goldman Funera... [Read More]

LEWIS, LOUIS H.

100. Beloved husband of the late Annette (nee Hapner). Cherished father of Melanie (Harry) Sachsel and Gary (Barbara) Lewis. Devoted grandfather of David (Jan), Edward (Kristen) and Mitchell (Elizabeth) Rosen; Heather and Philip (Amanda) Lewis; and ... [Read More]

RICHMAN, DAVID

94. Beloved husband of Estelle (nee Reinganum). Loving father of Sue (Steve) Loren and Michael Richman. Proud grandfather of Stuart (Jori) and Stefanie Loren; and Jori and Sydney Richman. Dear brother of the late Alvin (Susan) Richman and Lila (the ... [Read More]

RUBINER, WALTER J.

85. Beloved husband of the late Barbara K. (nee Kass). Loving father of Judi (Ron) Kaye, Dr. Kathy (Ron) Sonenthal and John (Lori) Rubiner. Proud grandpa of Jason and Bradley (Toni) Kaye; Lindsay, Haley and Mallory Sonenthal; and Zachary Rubiner. De... [Read More]

SALKIN, FREDERIC MAURICE

82. Beloved husband and best friend of Rose (nee Becker). Cherished father of Benjamin. Devoted son of the late Helen and Irving. Dear brother of Arthur (Martha) and Michael Salkin; and the late Blanche Shelton. Memorials to the Skokie Central Tradi... [Read More]

SCHNITZ, VELMA HARTMAN

Loving mother of Margaret, William (Amy), and Robert (Trisha). Adored grandmother of Marisa, Rebecca, and Natalie. Dear sister of Bonnie (Ron) Silverman. Fond aunt of Matthew Silverman. Mt. Moriah Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SCHWARTZ, FRED

82. Veteran, Korean War. Beloved husband of Sandra (nee Faberson). Loving father of Katey Schwartz and Wendy (Richard) Kaplan. Proud grandfather of Rachel. Dear brother of Diane Schwartz. Rosehill Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

ADDIS, DAVID H.

87. Veteran, WWII. Husband of Hemda (nee Zwy). Father of Avi, Caren (Antonio), Ronit (Ben), and Jeremy (Lisa). Grandfather of Adam, Gabriel, Jesse, Thomas, Julia, Sara, and Jonathan. Son of the late Harry and Cecilia. Brother of Shirley (Hy) Levens.... [Read More]

COANE, LILLIAN

(nee Fox), 92. Beloved wife of the late Hillard. Cherished mother of Michael Coane, Cheryl Weingarten and Arlene (Mark) Lehew. Devoted grandmother and great-grandmother. Dear sister of the late Vera Paul. Memorials to the Midwest Palliative and Hosp... [Read More]

FITERMAN, GEORGE ROBERT

Loving brother of Anne Cermak, Laura Rittenberg, Edie Fiterman Comminos and the late Peter David. Dear son of Reva Fiterman. Memorials to Congregation Bnai Reuven. Waldheim Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

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