Obituaries

JUF News publishes obituaries as a service to the community. May the memories of all who have died be a blessing.

Search Obituary Listings:

The listings below are in reverse chronological order by the date they were posted.

BAHCALL, ROSS S.

89. Beloved husband of the late Marylin. Loving father of Bruce (Miriam), Sheri (Michael) Tuffield and Amy. Proud grandfather of Allison (Jake) Emanuel, Natalie Tuffield; and Danny, Jenna and Jeremy Wasserman. Chicago Jewish Funerals.  

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:19:02 AM

BANACH, MARCELLA

(nee Friend), 90. Beloved wife and best friend of the late Stanley. Loving mother of Lou, Debbie, Gary and Ilene. Cherished Grammy of Lauren and Brian Styx; and Eric and Renae Banach. Loving Big Gams of Riley, Cayden and Chloe Styx. Adored companion of Gordon Vaundry. Memorials to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or to the American Heart Association. Bevery Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:18:23 AM

BESLOW, FREDERIC L.

70. Beloved husband and best friend of Susan (nee Kayton). Loving father of Scott (Elizabeth) and Michael (Lauren). Proud Zaydie of Gracie, Lucas and Danielle. Dear brother of Faye Albert. Son of the late Milton and Rose; and son-in-law of the late Harry and Lill Kayton. Memorials to Congregation B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim or to Paws Chicago. Congregation B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals.  

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:17:47 AM

ECKERLING, SANFORD

78. Beloved husband of Adrienne. Loving father of Heather Mandel and Sara (Jason) Greenberg. Proud grandfather of Ashley and Elyse Mandel; and Max and Zachary Greenberg. Dear son of the late Max and Rose; and brother of the late Allen. Fond uncle of Mara, Mala, Mia, Brian, Larry, Stephanie, David, Gillian and Danny. Brother-in-law of Neal (Fran) Wishnick and Barbara (Ray) Rosenberg. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:17:04 AM

EISNER, BERTRAM R.

Beloved husband of Margaret (nee Mirotsnic). Loving father of Janet (Jay) Cornish and Scott (Francine) Eisner. Cherished grandfather of Daniel (Courtney) Cornish, Leah (Brett) Hoscheid; and Ryan and Stephanie Eisner. Dear brother of the late Hilliard (the late Florence). Westlawn Cemetery and Mausoleum. Mitzvah Memorial Funerals. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:13:57 AM

GLICK, GOLDIE SHANKMAN

95. Wife of the late Simon Shankman and Fred Glick. Sister of the late Eileen, Toby (Levene) Orlovick and her twin, Yetta (Kaplan) Gicinto; and half-sister of the late Larry (Helen) Rankle, Dorothy Stoup, Sam and Milton. Mother of Andrea (Steve) Eisenstein, Janeen (the late Sanford) Weiss, Jack (Leslie) Shankman, Marcy (David) Sugar; Brian (Kathy) and Morse (Lynn) Shankman; and Devri (Joel) Ehrlich. Grandmother of Anjanette (Raul Nunez), Frank (Keally) and Stefani Weiss; Jenelle (David) Garner, Michael (Amy) and Jon Eisenstein; Lisa (Josh) Rothstein, Zack (Hillary), Noah and Mason Shankman; Mark (Tiffany), Eric (Naomi) and Jeff (Lielle) Sugar; Shannon and Cassandra Shankman; William and Michael Shankman; and Amalia, Eitan, Ephraim, Yocheved and Yoni Ehrlich. Great-grandmother of Yari, Akiva, Shira, Shayna, Rachel, Peretz, Emunah, Meir, Sarah, Austin, Chavy, Hillary, Abby, Joseph, Hadley, Jonah and Caleb. Thank you to devoted caregivers, Nicefora Dagumen and Alma Jalosjos. Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:12:40 AM

GOLDBERG, PHYLLIS

(nee Lurie), 92. Beloved wife of the late Ira “Herb.” Loving mother of Edrea (Steven) Perlis, Alan (Rebecca) and Emmet (Debra) Goldberg. Proud Safta of Jen (Jason) Perlis-Glassman, Dara (Mark) Winkelman; and Marla (Kevin), Janessa, Ethan, Sawyer (Megan) and Molly Goldberg. Cherished great-grandmother of Jordan, Brayden, Sam and Ryan. Dear sister of the late Sheldon (the late Reva) Lurie, Arline (the late Jacob) Littman and Myron (Ina) Lurie. Memorials to the Jewish National Fund or to Friedman Place. Chicago Jewish Funerals.  

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:11:41 AM

GRODE, DENYSE

(nee Kleinlerer). Beloved wife of the late Samuel. Dear mother of Jacqueline (Dr. David) Grode Fleishman, Charles Roland and Desiree Lee Grode. Treasured grandmother of Samantha (Michael) Godlin and Heather (Daniel) Sullivan. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:10:39 AM

HIRSH, HELEN

(nee Myrent), 87. Loving mother of Dr. Randall (Dr. Jody) and Evan (Raquel). Adored “Double H” of Alyssa, Mitchell and Zachary Hirsh; and Ryan (Laura) and Aaron (Mara) Dolin. Proud great-grandmother of Jack and Luke. Devoted daughter of the late Morris and Esther Myrent. Cherished sister of the late Harry (late Sylvia), Ben (Sheila and late Rhoda) and Carl (late Sylvia) Myrent; and Rachel (late Julius) Smith. Former spouse of the late Bernard. Memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association. The Chapel. Westlawn Cemetery and Mausoleum. Goldman Funeral Group. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:09:39 AM

HIRSCHFIELD, LOIS

(nee Cohen), 92. Beloved wife of Howard. Loving mother of David (Pamela), Ira (Tom) and the late Jack M. Adored grandmother of Jack (Michelle), Micah (Sarah) and Marni (fiancé Sebastian). Proud great-grandmother of Vivian, William, Miriam and Jacob. Devoted daughter of the late Jack and Mildred Cohen. Cherished sister of Benjamin “Buddy” (Bernice) Cohen and the late Beverly Baum. Golden Giver member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to NEXT for Autism, New York, NY or to the Jack and Mildred Cohen Religious School, North Suburban Synagogue Beth El. North Suburban Synagogue Beth El. Memorial Park Cemetery. Goldman Funeral Group. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:08:42 AM

KRAVITZ, SHARI

72. Beloved wife of Robert. Loving mother of Julie Schechtman and Daniel Kravitz. Cherished “Grammy” of Carly and Lindsey. Adored sister of Ilene Nemeroff. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:07:35 AM

LAUTER, YALE H. ‘BUDDY’

85. Beloved husband of Elaine (nee Goldberg). Loving father of Janet (Walter) Klinger, Gaye (Harry) Mitchell and Ira (Trina) Lauter. Proud grandfather of Lois, Carly, Jake, Landon and Braden. Dear brother of the late Leonard (the late June) and Bernyce. Memorials to Journey Care. Zion Gardens Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:06:48 AM

LEVIN, JOYCE

(nee Laff), 88. Beloved wife of the late Gerald. Loving mother of Steven (Marsha) Levin, Susan (Steve) Novosad; and Sam (Amy) and the late Stuart Levin. Adored grandma of Rebecca (Gregg), Joey (Meryl), Jonathan (Schuyler), Jimmy (Rachel), Sarah (Filip), Andrew, Alyssa, Josh and Rachel. Proud great-grandmother of 14. Devoted daughter of the late Hershie and Sylvia Laff. Cherished sister of Chuck (Diane) Laff. Dear sister-in-law of the late Julian (Mollie). Memorials to the Digestive Health Foundation. Westlawn Cemetery and Mausoleum. Goldman Funeral Group. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:05:28 AM

LEWAREN, MICHAEL

78. Beloved companion of Carolyn Waller. Father of Gordon and Christopher. Grandfather of Randi and David. Brother of Peter and Tim. Memorials to the Chicago Mitzvah Campaign or to the Michael I. Jacobson Gomel Fund. Waldheim Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals.  

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:04:33 AM

MENDELSON, JULIE L.

Devoted daughter of Eva and the late Lloyd. Loving sister of Thomas (Sherri) and Andrew (Linda). Cherished aunt of Diana and Sam Mendelson; Katie (Shmuel) Ertel, Leah (Reid) Blackman, Jodie (Greg) Kay and Richard (fiancée Michelle) Mendelson. Dear great-aunt of 7. Memorials to JourneyCare. Goldman Funeral Group. 

Send a Memorial Card or Certificate

Posted: 10/10/2017 10:03:53 AM

Previous Next

AdvertisementNews-Ad_Slot1_Banner-Ad-3
AdvertisementNews-Ad_Slot1_Banner-Ad-2
Connect with us

Sign up for our weekly newsletter featuring issues and events in the Jewish world.