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BLACK, HAROLD A. DDS

93. Beloved husband of the late Frances (nee Miller). Devoted father of Dennis (Joyce) and Bennett “Buddy” (Barbara). Dear grandfather of Adam (Stephanie), Brian (Heiji) and Rebecca Black. Fond great-grandfather of Aidan, Aaron, Cyrus, Sebastia... [Read More]

HORAN, IDELLE P.

(nee Poll) 92. Beloved wife of the late Theodore. Loving mother of Roberta (Fred) Weiner, Hope (Stuart) Chapman and the late Sherman Horan. Cherished grandmother of Adam (Lynda) and Angela Weiner, Deborah (Darren) Rabick, Lysa Horan, and Jennifer ... [Read More]

KORN, CARL

92. Beloved husband of Esther Sabbah and the late Frances (nee Ban). Loving father of Cheri (Henry) Meisels, Peter (Betty Smith) Korn and Rhonda Penzell. Adored grandfather of Rachel, Rebecca and Joshua Meisels, Ari and Francie Smith-Korn, and Rob... [Read More]

COHON, EDWARD M.

78. Beloved husband of Eva (nee Hildesheimer). Loving father of Mark and Samantha Cohon. Fond grandfather of Bristol, Sarah and Ezra Cohon. Memorials to Children’s Hospital of Chicago Foundation. Westlawn Cemetery and Mausoleum. Lakeshore Jewish F... [Read More]

GERSZONOVICZ, ROCHEL

78. Beloved wife of the late Mike. Loving mother of Ann (Bob) Goldshaft, Allan (Lani) and Dolly Gerszonovicz. Proud grandmother of Melissa (Jeff) Goldshaft-Kaufman, David Goldshaft, Justin and Michael Gerszonovicz. Cherished great-grandmother of M... [Read More]

GLENNER, DOROTHY RENEE

(nee Chapman) 78. Beloved wife of Dr. Richard A. Loving mother of Mark (Elaine) and Alison (Scott) Kassel. Adored Bubbie of Amanda, Daniel and Robert. Dear sister of Barbara (Marvin) Morrison. Treasured aunt to many. Memorials to the American Diab... [Read More]

KAMENIR, ROBERT “RUSTY”

57. Loving father of Jolein. Devoted son of Sally (late Harry) Kacsh and the late Martin. Dear brother of Steven (Cindy) and Jeri (Rod) Laureano. Treasured uncle of David, Michael, Christopher and Emily. Former spouse of Sandra Shaver. The Chapel.... [Read More]

LERMAN, ALEXANDER

(aka “Papa” or “Simcha”). Son of Louis and Frieda. Husband of Shirlee Lessman and the late Annette (nee Gordon). Father of Gary, Mitchell (Ann) and Stuart (Barbara) Lerman, Steven (Ann) Lessman and Marla (Al) Judd. Uncle to Elliot (Joanne) Heidelb... [Read More]

NEVEL, JACQUELINE K.

(nee Kase) 82. Beloved wife of the late Abraham. Loving mother of Beth (the late Frank) Yoselowitz, and Ira, Marty (Laura) and Julian (Sheri) Nevel. Cherished Bubbe of Ryan, Brian, Evan, Aaron, Jeremy, Ashley, Mabel, Tucker and Sophie. Dearest sis... [Read More]

SIEGEL, ROCHELLE W.

(nee Wolfson). Wife of the late Arthur B. Loving mother of Frankie Kulp and Billy (Jan) Siegel. Grandmother of Allison, Lesley, Richard, and Jackie. Great-grandmother of Dylan, Cameron, Charlotte, and Jackson. Sister of Arlyne Birger and the late ... [Read More]

BENSINGER, RACHEL

(nee Kamm). 101. Beloved wife of the late Ernest.  Cherished mother of Ethan (Elizabeth) and the late Gad (survived by Ana) Bensinger. Devoted grandmother of Gil (Lisa) and Jennifer Bensinger, Tali (Michael) Bensinger-Colton, Karen (Chad) Kreindl... [Read More]

BERG, ILENE

(nee Shadrow). 69.  Beloved wife of Danny. Loving mother of Kim (Dr. Randall) Davis and Marni (Kurt) Nichols. Adored “Mimi” of Race, Tripp, Brielle and Griffin. Devoted daughter of Harry and the late Marian Shadrow. Dear sister of Shirel (late Jer... [Read More]

GOLDIN, SANDRA JOY

66. Beloved daughter of the late Leo and Anne Goldin. Loving sister of Allan (Eva) and Stuart (Ellen) Goldin. Caring aunt of Gary, Jacqueline and Brian (Emily) Goldin, Luke and Aleks Pozola. Dear great-aunt of Jake Morganstein. Cherished companion... [Read More]

KAISER, KAREN DALE JANUS

60. Loving mother of Jay (Mandy) Kaiser and Valerie Phillips. Cherished grandmother of Amelia, Hannah and Taylor. Devoted daughter of Leo and the late Florence Janus. Dear sister of Curt Janus. Shalom Memorial Park. The Goldman Funeral Group.

KASTEL, RALPH(1)

69. Beloved husband of Carol Suzanne. Loving father of Aaron Lyle, Ilene Sarah and Jeffrey William (fiancée Tara Gaver). Dear brother of Jolene (Bernie) Shapiro. Fond stepfather to Wayne, and Gregg.  Proud grandfather of Amber, Amanda, David and ... [Read More]

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