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

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BELL, DAVID E.

Beloved companion of Anna May Swanson. Loving father of Gary and Jack (Doreen) Bell; and Diana (David) Connor. Cherished grandfather of Jacqueline, Naomi, Jake and Olivia Bell; and Adam, Devin and Shannon Connor. Devoted brother of Suzy (Dr. Bruc... [Read More]

BLAIR, SHIRLEY M.

(nee Milstein). Beloved wife of Richard. Loving Mother of Karen (Steven) Rosen and Laurie (Donald) Zimelis. Cherished grandmother of Scott Rosen, Sydney and Blair Zimelis. Fond sister of the late Idelle Michaelson. Dear sister-in-law of Joan (the... [Read More]

COHEN, YETTA

Beloved wife of the late Samuel. Dear daughter of the late Samuel and Rose Rosenthal. Loving mother of Terriss and Larry Cohen; and Janet (Pat) Eden. Dear grandmother of David Eden. Westlawn Cemetery. Piser Funeral Service.

 

COHN, BARBARA

(nee Weiss), 82. Beloved wife of Carl. Loving mother of Ronald and the late Daniel. Oak Woods Cemetery. Chicago Jewish Funerals. 

 

DICKSTEIN, JOSEPH SAMUEL, MD

Loving husband of Phyllis (nee Gilmore). Devoted father of Erika (Todd) and Daniel Dickstein. Proud grandfather of Lily and Yael. Dear brother of Cheryl (Shimon) Matthews and the late Ira Dickstein. Memorials to Hadassah Chicago-North Shore Chapte... [Read More]

FRIEDMAN, SUSAN ELLEN MOORE

Wonderful mother of Ilyse (Rich) Steiner and Stacy Friedman. Legendary Nanana of Steven and Andy. Sister to Earl Moore. Memorials to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, Norwalk, CT or Dr. Jakubowiak's Research Fund, University of Chicago, C... [Read More]

GOLDBERG, DOROTHY

92. Loving sister of Isadore, the late Sam (Lil) and Martha Lipsky. Waldheim Cemetery. Mitzvah  Memorial Funerals.

 

KLAPPER, CAROLAN

Beloved mother of Jessica (Brian) Fairchild and Jason (Lara) Klapper. Proud grandmother of Owen, Carter, Dylan and Alyse. Dear sister of the late Harvey and Alvin (Marilyn) Kaufman. Memorials to the Cancer Wellness Center, Northbrook, IL. Chicago... [Read More]

KURGANS, LORRAINE

(nee Bixon), 93. Beloved wife of the late Ben. Loving mother of Ellen (James) Pocai and Harry Kurgans. Adored grandmother of Robert (Lisa) and Kimberly Russell. Very special great-grandmother of Benjamin and Santiago Russell. Dear sister of the la... [Read More]

MORRIS, EVELYN

(nee Berman), 90. Most beloved wife of the late Raymond. Loving mother of Yvette (Arnold) Kanter, Michael (Michelle) and Murray (Charlene) Morris. Cherished Grandma Ebbie of Jeremy (Maurissa) Kanter, Lindsey (Benjamin) Gladstone, Benjamin (Jaime)... [Read More]

NELSON, ESTHER

(nee Sperling), 93. Beloved wife of the late Milton. Loving sister of the late Faye Goldstein. Fond cousin of Avrum Kaufman, Rivian (the late J. Raymond) Shamberg and the late Marion (the late Harold) Shamberg. Rosehill Cemetery. Memorials to the... [Read More]

ROTHENBERG, CHARLOTTE

(nee Kaplan), 91. Beloved wife of the late Herbert. Devoted mother of Barbara (Richard) Hollander, Carole and the late Michael (Lisa) Rothenberg. Proud grandmother of 6. Cherished great-grandmother of 5. Dear sister of the late Allan (the late Jea... [Read More]

RUBY, RICHARD

84. Proud father of Ron, Donna, Joe, Dan, and Noah. Doting grandfather of Taylor, Emily, Matt, and Michael. Former spouse of Sue Southard. Brother of the late Robert and Miriam. Son of the late Irving and Adelaide (Stern) Ruby. Bodhi Spiritual C... [Read More]

SEIDMAN, FRANCES R.

(nee Rothstein), 88. Beloved wife of the late Aaron Seidman and Anthony Travers. Loving mother of Lisa (Priscilla), Rachel (William), Jonathan (Tanya) and the late David Seidman. Cherished step-mother of Michael (Linda) and Daniel (Lizbeth) Traver... [Read More]

SOSIN, MICHAEL R.

64. Beloved son of the late Max and Ida. Cherished brother of Sybil. Memorails to the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Shalom Memorial Park. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. 

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