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EDELMAN, SYLVIA

(nee Schaer), 91. Beloved wife of the late Morris. Loving mother of Marci (Ed) Weinshenker, Howard (Joan) and Larry (Tammy) Edelman. Devoted grandmother of Stacy (Doug) Eaton, Craig (Carolyn) Brown, Jennifer Nielsen, Lauren (Simon) Liebovich, Lindsey... [Read More]

GERTZ, FRANCES

(nee Morris), 96. Beloved wife of the late Marvin. Devoted mother of Linda (Larry) Bolon and Margo Gertz-Fultz. Proud and loving grandmother of Douglas (Susan), Valerie and Matthew (Meghan) Bolon and Caroline Fultz and great-grandmother of Maxwell an... [Read More]

GONZER, RUTH M.

(nee Besner), 100. Beloved wife of the late Jerome. Loving mother of Harriet (Henry) Conroe and Michael (Dianne) Gonzer. Proud grandmother of Andrew (Karen), Gabriel (Emily) and Daniel (Kelly) Conroe and Paul and Leah (Eric) Gonzer. Adoring G.G. of J... [Read More]

HESS, RUTH R.

(nee Sommerfeld), 85. Beloved wife of the late Walter. Loving mother of Steven (Mary) Hess, Judy (Sanford) Foreman and the late Michael Hess. Proud grandmother of Ryan and Elayne Hess and Jason and the late Zachary Foreman. Dear sister of Inge (the l... [Read More]

HOFFMANN, FRED

70. Beloved husband of Naomi (nee Klarman). Loving father of Robert (Annette) and Jason. Proud Papa of Gabrielle. Devoted son of the late Erich and Gertrud. Memorial to Aitz Hayim Center for Jewish Living. Memorial Park Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals. 

MELNIKOFF, JEANNE

(nee Weis). Devoted wife of the late Walter and the late Julius Pollack. Loving mother of Sherry Schnell and Michael (Francine) Pollack. Cherished grandmother of Joel and Brian Schnell and Julie and Scott Pollack. Adored great-grandmother of Joel Jr.... [Read More]

SCHOEN, WILLIAM

94. Husband of Mona (nee Reisman). Brother of Sally Bergman. Uncle of Lisa Davidoff. Cousin of Art Reisman. Memorials to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra or to Anshe Emet Synagogue. Anshe Emet Synagogue. Memorial Park Cemetery. Shalom Memorial Funeral ... [Read More]

ABRAMS, FLORENCE

(nee Rabin), 96. Beloved wife of the late Robert. Loving mother of Wendy, Ph.D. (the late Neil, Ph.D.) Kotler and Gary (Leslie) Abrams. Cherished grandmother of Jena (Brian) Kauffman and Jason (Kelly) Abrams. Adored great-grandmother of Adin, Jonah a... [Read More]

BARRETT, MOLLY

Sister of the late Albert. Cousin of Bernard and Eva Bard. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

 

BATTERMAN, WILLIAM ZEV

Loving father of Nina Batterman, Alyssa Rocke, and Pamela (Jarrod) Spadino. Cherished grandfather of Marlee Rocke, Kori Aquino, Julian Greenwell, Chase and Wylie Spadino.  Mitzvah Memorial Funerals  

DUNN, PHILIP

86. Beloved husband of the late Estelle. Devoted son of the late Louis and Esther. Loving father of Keith and Wayne (Nancy). Adored grandfather of Kayla, Jimmy and Melissa. Memorials to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The Chapel. Shalom Memorial Park.... [Read More]

GALSTON, MARILYN

(nee Glick), 88. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Bernard. Loving mother of Judy Sloan (Sheldon Sandack), Dr. Stephen Galston and Cindy (Joel) Cooper. Cherished grandmother of Matthew (Lori) and Brooke Sloan; Alison (Robin) Stolberg, Aaron Galston, Laure... [Read More]

GOLDBERG, LAWRENCE 'LARRY'

71. Beloved husband and best friend of Jacqueline (nee Cooper). Loving father of Laura Goldberg (Neil), Marla (Dan) Artman and Barbara (the late K.C.) Goldberg Andersen. Cherished grandpa of Danny and Maddy Artman; and Brayden and Kaitlin Andersen. D... [Read More]

HAAS, HAROLD

94. Beloved husband of Esther Haas (nee Shaffer). Devoted father of Sidney Haas and Debra (Scott) Bram. Loving grandfather of Lauren (Joe) Hollander, Ashley Pincus and Arica Bram. Cherished great-grandfather of Alexa. Dear brother of Bernice (the lat... [Read More]

HARRIS, JOYCE G.

(nee Grosberg), 84.  Beloved mother of Adrienne H. (Herbert) Mallet, Susan E. (Sheldon) Seidman and the late Franklin H. Harris. Devoted grandmother of Heather and Matthew (Laine) Mallet; Adam (fiancée Melissa) and Scott Seidman and Cassady Harris. G... [Read More]

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