• Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Lee Waldron

    Lee Waldron, a World War II Army veteran, devoted husband, father and grandfather, died March 16 at age 94 after an extended illness. Lee was born in Boston, Mass., Dec. 12, 1924, and grew up in Bow Lake, N.H., where his family had been settled since the early 18th century. He enlisted in the Army at 18 and attended basic training in Massachusetts before setting off for the European theater. He was among the troops that landed on the beaches of Normandy in June 1944 and served in the Battle of the Bulge. Lee was a graduate of Northeastern University, held a master’s degree from Central Michigan University, and worked…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Erwin Harris

    Erwin Ralph Harris, age 94, of Chicago, passed away on March 12th; beloved husband of the late Lyia Rose Harris; loving father of Renee (Joseph) Pontrille, Sheila (Bill) Pollack, Morey (Jackie) Harris, and Ira Harris; adored grandfather of Michael and Nina Caruso, Lyndsey Harris, and the late Stephanie Tinnerella; proud great grandfather of James, Rachael, and Nicole Tinnerella, Alicia and Lola Caruso. Service Friday, 2:00 p.m. at The Chapel, 8851 Skokie Blvd., Skokie (at Niles Center Rd.). Interment Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, www.stjude.org or a non-kill animal shelter. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Ruth Fishman

    Ruth Mendelson Fishman, nee Rosenthal, age 96, of Boca Raton, FL, formerly of Chicago. Beloved wife of the late William Mendelson and the late Aleck Fishman; loving mother of Donna (David) Rubin and Mark (Nicki) Mendelson; adored Grandma of Lynn Rubin, Wendy (Josh) Connell, Jami Schmidt, William, Max, and Sam Mendelson; proud Great-Grandma of Emily, Zack, Chloe, Juliette, and Violet; cherished sister of the late Frank Rosenthal; treasured friend to many. Service Tuesday, 12 Noon at The Chapel, 8851 Skokie Blvd., Skokie (at Niles Center Rd.). Interment Westlawn Cemetery, Norridge. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to C.U.R.E.D. (Campaign Urging Research for Eosinophilic Disease), P.O. Box 32, Lincolnshire,…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Sylvia Pekay

    Sylvia Pekay, nee Epstein, 99 ¾, beloved wife for 63 years of the late Milton; loving mother of Marc M. (Marsha) and Michael (Donna); adored grandmother of Joel (Danielle), Ross, Laura (David) Horwitch, Hayley (Gene Lisula) and Gwen (Scot) Pekay-Levine; proud great grandmother of Max, Anna, Zoe, Anna, Jacob, Taylor, Jace, Chloe, Demi, Jules, Shayna, Benjamin, Alec, Maya, Jenna, Brielle and the late Lacey: devoted daughter of the late Rabbi Ephraim and the late Hannah Epstein, cherished sister of the late Rabbi Harry (late Reva) Epstein of Atlanta, late Sidney, late Aaron David, and late Emmanuel (late Golda) Epstein, and the late Annabelle Temkin; fond sister-in-law of Rose Koff-Klein; treasured…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Marcia Jacobs

    Marcia G. Jacobs, nee Glaser, age 80, of Scottsdale, AZ, formerly of Deerfield and Buffalo Grove; founder of Michelle’s Clothing Boutique in Highland Park; beloved wife of the late Kenneth Jacobs; cherished partner of Ted Kuller and the Kuller Family; loving mother of Michelle (Dave) Schumer, Marty (Simon Pearce) Jacobs, and Rob (Kathy) Jacobs; adored grandma of Alison (Noah), Stefan, Adam (Kelly), Andrew and Abigail; proud Gigi of Dresden, Ethan, and Jacob; dear sister of Ann (Larry) Newmann; devoted canine soulmate of Archie; treasured aunt and special friend to so many. Marcia had such a generous heart and sparkling spirit that touched us all and will live on in our…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Evelyn Berbiar

    Evelyn Citron Berbiar, nee Floom, age 91, beloved wife of the late Paul Citron and the late Seymour Berbiar; loving mother of Audrey (Craig) Marshak, Mark (Cheryl) Citron, and Robert (Caryn) Citron; dear stepmother of Jerry Berbiar; adored grandmother of Michael, Brianna, and Juliet. Service Wednesday, 1:00 p.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment Shalom Memorial Park. Contributions may be made to Hadassah Chicago-North Shore or JourneyCare Hospice. The family will observe kosher dietary laws. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Albert Rothschild

    Albert Rothschild, age 80, retired Chairman of MDC Wallcoverings, beloved husband and best friend for 58 years of Joyce Rothschild, nee Kovel; loving father of Sharon (Andrew) Bresler, Gary (Jennifer) Rothschild, and Bonnie (John) Lapeire; adored grandpa of Samantha, Melanie, Danielle, Jake, Adam, Julia, Hannah, Lily, and Zach; devoted son of the late Ludwig and the late Eva Rothschild; treasured companion of Roxxy. Service Thursday, 11:00 a.m. at Am Shalom, 840 Vernon Ave., Glencoe. Interment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, www.pancan.org. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Warren Liss

    Warren Alan Liss, 78, of Ormond Beach, Florida, passed away, February 24, 2019 surrounded by close family. Warren was born April 9, 1940 in New York, NY to wonderful parents, Martin and Elsie Liss of blessed memory. He grew up in Sunnyside (Queens) and was exceptionally gifted in the area of mathematics going to a magnet high school in Manhattan subsequently getting his undergraduate and master’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He was an engineer and software developer for more than 20 years at Bell Labs and MCI before starting his own engineering firm in Washington DC. Warren loved designing and inventing things. He spent free time bicycling, motorcycling,…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Yevgeniya Bogomolnaya

    Yevgeniya Bogomolnaya, age 91, beloved wife of the late Natan Shekhter; loving mother of Valentina (Roman Gofman) Shekhter and Leonid (Tatyana) Shekhter; adored grandmother of Irene (Ari) Brettman and Michael (Marianna) Osipenko; proud great grandmother of Vivian, Aria, Niko, and Nathan. Service Friday, 12 Noon at The Chapel, 8851 Skokie Blvd., Skokie (at Niles Center Rd.). Interment Sunset Memorial Lawns. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Howard Levinsky

    Dr. Howard Levinsky passed away February 14th, 2019 at the age of 68 surrounded by his family. He was a loved husband, father, and grandfather. Howard was a talented physician who will be remembered for his warm smile and thoughtful generosity. He was an avid fisherman, lover of classical music, and was passionate about politics and his Jewish heritage. Howard was born to Maurice and Clara Levinsky in Skokie, Illinois and was younger brother to Barry. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and went on to achieve a Doctor of Medicine from Creighton University. He proudly served at the Naval Regional Medical Center in Philadelphia from…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Miriam Karm

    Miriam A. Karm, nee Schnitz, age 84, beloved wife for 40 years of Irv Karm; loving mother of Marc Harty, Cheryl (Rusty) Harsh, and Lisa (William) Paddor; cherished stepmother of Jo (Jack) Buxbaum and Fran Karm; adored Mimi of Sarah (Thorwald Leen) Harsh, Kathleen and Eric Harsh, Amanda and Rebecca Paddor, Daniel (Amanda) Buxbaum, Lewis (Lauren) Buxbaum, and Bailey (Zachary) Rubin; proud great grandmother of Jacob and Benjamin Buxbaum; devoted daughter of the late Soll and the late Aileen (nee Ryan) Schnitz; dear sister of Ruth (Robert) Fata and Diane (John) Twardy. Service Monday 2:00 p.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Arthur Nelson

    Arthur A. Nelson, age 79, of Lincolnshire, beloved husband and best friend for 19 years of Marsha, nee Sohacki; loving father of Deborah (Jeff) Bergmann, Kathy Nelson Sopoci, Mark (Crystal) Nelson, and Matthew (Susan) Nelson; adored grandfather of 13; proud great grandfather of 5; dear brother of the late Francine Schubert; cherished brother-in-law of Patricia Sohacki and Sharon (Robert) Owen; treasured friend and mentor to many. Service Sunday 3:30 p.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). The family will be receiving condolences prior to the service from 2:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, contributions…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Elaine Waitz

    Elaine Ruth Waitz, nee Levinson, age 91, beloved wife and best friend for 59 years of the late Jerome “Jerry”; loving mother of David (Susie) and Hal (Donna) Waitz; adored grandma of Erin Waitz and Michael (Aviva) Waitz; proud GGE of Jonah and Emma; cherished mother-in-law of the late Jill Waitz; dear sister of Jay (Tess) Levinson and the late Marvin (Janet Bernstein) Levinson; fond sister-in-law of the late Kenneth (Adele) Waitz; treasured aunt, cousin and friend to many. Service Friday, 10:00 a.m., at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment Westlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Jewish…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Carol Zeinfeld

    Carol Oill Zeinfeld, devoted daughter of the late Morris and the late Beatrice Zeinfeld; fond sister of Judith (late Herbert) Speizman, Les (late Sandra) Zeinfeld and Linda (Robert) Pugh; aunt of Jeffrey (Marilyn) Speizman, Michael (Lorie) Zeinfeld and Lauren Zeinfeld. Graveside service Thursday, 11:00 a.m. at Menorah Gardens Cemetery, 2630 S. 17th Ave, Broadview, IL. In lieu of flowers, contributions to American Cancer Society. Info: Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Alan Cutler

    Alan J. Cutler, age 69, of Chicago, beloved husband of Eileen M. Day; devoted son of the late Bernard and the late Lillian Cutler; dear brother of the late Marvin (Audrey) Cutler, treasured brother-in-law, uncle and friend to many. Service Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. at Westlawn Cemetery Chapel, 7801 W. Montrose Ave., Norridge. Interment to immediately follow. Contributions to the charity of your choice. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Barry Swidler

    Barry Swidler, age 66, beloved husband and best friend for 39 years of Karen, nee Olbur; loving father of Ronald (Abby) and Bradley (Dena); adored Pops of Louie and Emmy; devoted son of Edward and Saundra; cherished brother of Susan (Joe) Hernandez and the late Laura (late Donnie) Swidler Krok; dear brother-in-law of Allan (Barbara) Olbur; treasured uncle, cousin and friend to many. Memorial service Monday 2:00 p.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). In lieu of flowers, contributions to Seasons Hospice Foundation, 6400 Shafer Ct., Suite 700, Rosemont, IL 60018 or American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org. Info: The Goldman…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Patricia Harris

    Patricia L. Harris, nee Mayer, age 91, formerly of Skokie; loving mother of Jay (Carole) Harris and David (Jean) Harris; adored grandma of Melissa (Scott) Superfine, Jillian (Scott) Pearson, and Sarah Harris; proud great grandmother of Jack and Olivia; dear sister of Linda Mayer and the late Sydney Mayer and the late Helene (Henry) Gutman; devoted daughter of the late Sydney and the late Lee Mayer. Service Private. Contributions to the charity of your choice. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Eugene Solar

    Eugene Jay Solar, age 91, was a family man; entrepreneur; practicing CPA for 70 years; trusted and knowledgeable advisor and friend; veteran of WWII and Korea; devotee of classical music; principled, honest, and ethical; President of Turning Point Behavioral Healthcare Center, Skokie, 1975 – 1981; beloved husband of Anne (nee Ritt) of Brooklyn, NY; loving father of Sharon Solar and Tod Chasin, David and Susan (nee Scelsa) Solar, and Amy Solar; proud and adoring grandfather of Ilana and Danny Chasin, Jennifer (fiancé Timothy Ammendola) and Lindsay Solar, and Becca, Rachel, and Jessi Zlotowicz; brother of the late Alice Solar (late Girard) Mills; brother-in law of Joseph (Freyda Libman) Ritt and…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Mike Kacyn

    Mike (Meyer, Mario) Kacyn born February 28, 1926, to Abraham (z’l) and Devorah (z’l) Kacyn in Bialystok, Poland, passed away on January 21. Beloved husband of 69 years to Clara, father to Lillian (Alan) Acker and Louis Kacyn (z’l). The most wonderful grandfather to Steven (Beth) Acker, Kenneth (Lindsay) Acker, Daniel Acker, Jennifer (Adam) Sherman, Robin Kacyn (Matt Chapman), Anna (Guillame) Labat, Scott (Mary Beth) Kacyn, Marc Kacyn, and Matthew Kacyn. Lucky great grandfather to David, Shayna, and Judah Sherman; Claire, Louis, and Henri Labat; and Michael Jay Kacyn. Mike is survived by his loving nephew Robert (Christina) Soriano, by his sister-in-law, Lidia (Simon) Cobal, and several cousins, cousins-in-law, and…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Doris Goodman

    Doris Dorothy Goodman, nee Halamar, age 69, beloved wife for 20 years of Stuart Goodman; devoted daughter of the late Helen Marie Halamar; cherished sister of Ron (Nancy) Halamar; loving stepmother of Paul (Caroline), David, and Matthew (Carrie) Goodman; proud grandmother of Maddie, Cole, Max, and Henry; dear sister-in-law of Lindsey Helmers and Candy (Henry) Samuels; fond aunt, cousin and friend to many. Service Thursday, 12 Noon at The Chapel, 8851 Skokie Blvd., Skokie (at Niles Center Rd.). Interment Memorial Park, Skokie. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the charity of your choice. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Leon Kaufman

    Leon Kaufman, age 87. Beloved Husband of Caryl, nee Coyne. Loving father of Howard Kaufman, Leslie (Barry) Isaacson, Steven (Christina) Kaufman Fox and Eydie Kaufman. Cherished “Poppy” of Rachael (fiancé Brian), Jacob (Kalena) , Sloan, Aidan and Carter. Dear brother of Betty (the late Yale) Weisman, Cooky (Jerry) Fleischman and the late Irwin (Ilene) Kaufman. Also survived by his many loving nieces ,nephews ,cousins and dear friends. Service Friday, Jan. 18,2019 12noon at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd), Buffalo Grove. Interment Westlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Aplastic Anemia Foundation, 4330 East West Hwy. Suite…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Faye Tatel

    Faye Tatel, nee Goldfarb, beloved wife for 51 years of Fred; cherished mother of Jennifer and Sam (Becca); devoted grandmother of Breanna, Hannah, and Lily; loving sister of the late Stanley Goldfarb; treasured aunt, great aunt, sister-in-law, and friend to many. Faye was a lifelong educator of children, as a math teacher and as a principal. Service Friday, 10:00 a.m. at Congregation Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Avenue, Northbrook, IL 60062. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Congregation Beth Shalom, Rubenstein Memorial Library Fund. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Mildred Wold

    Mildred “Millie” Wold, nee Suss, age 89 years young, of Chicago, formerly of Brooklyn, NY; beloved wife and best friend of the late Alex Wold; loving mother of Steven (Anne) Wold and Robin Wold; adored grandmother of Elise (Scott) Weiler and Daniel Wold; devoted daughter of the late Sigmund and the late Eva Suss; dear sister of the late Jack (late Marilyn) Suss; treasured aunt and friend to many. Millie was a strong, outspoken, and feisty woman, who loved to shop. She will be dearly missed by all. Service Thursday, 2:00 p.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Linda Kaiser

    Linda Kaiser, nee Schwartz, age 76, beloved wife of Irwin; loving mother of Lori Rubenstein, Debbie (Bryan) Sprietzer and Dan Kaiser; adored grandmother of Evan, Sammy, Rebecca and Chance; cherished sister of Allen (Helen) Schwartz and Ronald (Charlene) Schwartz; dear sister-in-law of Jewel (late Jordan) Daskel. Service Monday, 10:30 a.m. at Beth Tikvah Congregation, 300 Hillcrest Blvd., Hoffman Estates. Interment Westlawn Cemetery. Contributions to the charity of your choice. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Irene Katz

    Irene Sylvia Katz, nee Frieder, beloved wife of the late Dr. Jerome; loving mother of Julie, Murray, Laura Conover, and David (Noa Roth); adored grandmother of Jeremy and Daniel Conover and Bubbe of Karmi and Nitzan Roth Katz; devoted daughter of the late Vivian and Arnold Frieder; cherished sister of Frances Gordon and the late Marilyn Springate and “sister” of Judy Rhodes; dear aunt and friend to many. Irene’s family is forever grateful to Joanie and Alma for their loving care and devotion. She is also survived by her trusted canine companion Maisie. Service Monday, 10:30 a.m. at Memorial Park Chapel, 9900 Gross Point Rd., Skokie. Interment to immediately follow.…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Myra Citron

    Myra Citron, nee Singer, age 86, quietly passed away on December 30th in her home; beloved wife for over 60 years of the late Burton Citron; devoted mother of Glori (Ronald) Weinert and Bernard (late Bonnie) Citron; adored grandmother of Beth (Sean) DeFrates, Kyle (David) Hickey, Maxwell Citron and Hope (Brandon McGuire) Citron; proud great grandmother of Brooks DeFrates. Services Wednesday, January 2nd, 10:00 a.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment Waldheim Cemetery, Forest Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions to JourneyCare Hospice, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview, IL 60025. For condolence information: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847)…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Marcia Witzel

    Marcia Witzel, nee Tannenbaum, age 89. Beloved wife of the late Marshall. Loving mother of Steven (Charlotte Stern) Witzel. Cherished grandmother of Zachary and Benjamin. Dear sister of the late Samuel (the late JoPatt) and David (the late Muriel) Tannenbaum. Also survived by her loving extended family members. Service Monday, Dec 31, 2018 1:00pm at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd. (1 block N. of Lake Cook Rd.), Buffalo Grove. Interment Westlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flower, memorials in her name may be made to the JDRF Foundation Illinois Chapter, 1 N. LaSalle St., Suite 1200, Chgo, IL 60602, www.jdrf.org. For info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com, (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Sheldon Bloom

    Sheldon Bloom, age 87. Beloved husband of Sylvia. Loving father of Stephanie (Harold) Sudakoff, Michael and Larry Bloom; Cherished grandfather of Nicole (Mark) Ninyo and Erica (Ian) Nilaussen; Dear brother of the late Evelyn (late Leonard) Rodnick; fond uncle Janice, Marla and the late Sharon. Service Monday, December 24, 2018 at 12 noon at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Road (1 block north of Lake Cook Road) Buffalo Grove, IL. Interment Westlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to GVS (Great Vest Side Club), 2222 Chestnut Ave., #101, Glenview, IL 60026 (www.greatvestside.org) or to American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org. For more information, please call The Goldman Funeral…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Jeffrey Mirel

    Jeffrey Edward Mirel, PhD, died on Friday, December 21, at age 70. Beloved husband of Barbara Mirel. Loving father to Joshua, Lisa and Diana Mirel. Adoring grandfather of Edin and Adam Levy and Zoe and Zachary Schwartz. Jeff retired in 2016 as the David L. Angus Collegiate Chair at the University of Michigan School of Education. Through his career, he was a professor at Emory University and Northern Illinois University. He was among the nation’s leaders in educational research and policy and was an elected member of the National Academy of Education, the highest honor for scholars of education. Throughout his impressive career, he wrote several books, most notably The…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Jo Burr

    Jo Burr, nee Utanoff, age 84. Beloved wife of Judge Edward Burr (ret.); loving mother of Bruce (Ellen), Michael, and Susan (Scott) Goldman; adored grandmother “Jojo” of Jordan, Brandon, Sam, Katie, Sydney and Jackie; treasured sister of Sondra (Alan) Engel and the late Richard (Shirley) Utanoff; dear aunt and cherished friend to many. Private memorial service. In lieu of flowers, contributions to The Alzheimer’s Association or the charity of your choice. Info: Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Renee Neiberg

    Renee Neiberg, nee Lerner, age 90, retired educator and counselor in the Chicago Public Schools for over 30 years, beloved wife for over 50 years of the late Max; loving mother of Laura and Robin Neiberg; cherished sister of Sondra (late Hal) Schatz and the late Faye (Erwin) Pickard; treasured aunt of Michael (Rheta) Pickard and Cheryl Pickard; special great aunt, cousin, friend and mentor to many. Service Thursday, 1:00 p.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment Westlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org or American Heart Association, www.heart.org. Info: The Goldman…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Ilene Becker

    Ilene Joy Becker, age 70, beloved daughter of the late Samuel and the late Rose Becker; loving twin sister of Rita (Sidney) Mathias; cherished aunt of Rabbi Elliot(Shira) Mathias and Rabbi Scott Mathias; dear great aunt of Binyamin, Yonason, Yehuda, Aviva, Gila, Batya, Noach, and Yitzchak. Ilene was a respected educator. She lived at the Symphony of Buffalo Grove these past 9 years. Special thanks and much gratitude to the amazing staff at Symphony; your remarkable and compassionate care has meant so much to our family. Graveside service Tuesday, December 11th, 12 Noon at Shalom Memorial Park, Rand & Wilke Rds., Arlington Heights. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Congregation…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Mark Wulbert

    Mark L. Wulbert, age 70, loving father of Shayne (Vladimir Lozovskiy) Wulbert and Jordan (Lindsay) Wulbert; adored grandpa of Benjamin, Micah, Lily and Lyla; devoted son of the late Eugene and the late Beatrice Wulbert; former spouse of Penny Wulbert; brother of A. Jeff (Jan) Wulbert and the late Scot and the late Randy Wulbert; treasured uncle, cousin and friend to many. Service Friday, 11:00 a.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the charity of your choice. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Sari Beatty

    Sari Jo Beatty, RN, nee Schiffman, age 60, of Buffalo Grove; Sari was a good friend to her colleagues, known for being a kind and a sweet soul that would never say anything bad about anyone; beloved wife for 13 years of Philip Beatty; devoted daughter of Merrill and Sandy Schiffman and the late Susan Schiffman; cherished sister of Penny (Joel) Field and Jimmy (Kim) Schiffman; loving stepsister of Caren (John Fetzik) Linn and Robin (David) Cohen; dear aunt of Rachel (Mike) Haug, Joshua and Amy Field, Samantha, Emily and Zachary Schiffman; Alexis and Ashley Fritkin; proud great aunt of Parker Haug; sister-in-law of Mike Beatty. Sari was an avid…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Stephen Zucker

    Stephen W. Zucker, age 78, loving, caring, and devoted husband for 48 years of Shelly Zucker, nee Young; devoted son of the late Mildred and Herbert Zucker; beloved son-in-law of the late Naomi and Herb Young; caring and stunning father of Neal (Marko Iglendza) Zucker, Herbie Zucker, Jennifer Healy, and Tory (Randy) Boyer; loving Papa of DJ, Ally, Cassidy, Sammy, Daniel and Lizzie; dear brother of Patti (Howard) Penner; cherished brother-in-law of Alan (Cara) Young; treasured uncle and friend to many. Member of Tamarisk Country Club, Rancho Mirage, CA: attended DePaul University LLB 1966 and DePaul University JD 1969; Member of the Illinois State Bar, ABA, Northern District of Illinois,…

  • Buffalo Grove,  Skokie

    Dorothy Diamond

    Dorothy Diamond (97, 1 week shy of 98), wife, and best friend of the late George; daughter of the late Mollie and Henry Linker, daughter-in-law of the late Jennie and Nathan Diamond; loving mother of Stuart (Marsha), Jim (Linda), Judy (Allan) Kaplan and the late Ira; beloved grandmother of Dawn (Paul) Gagerman, Leslie (Aron) Allenson, Howard (Cheryl) Diamond, Marci (Paul) Williams, Rabbi Rachel (Albert) Marks, Mollie Kaplan, and Scott (Lauren) Kaplan; bubbie of Jonah, Micah, and Sasha Gagerman, Sam, Emmet, and Hudson Allenson, Lindsey and Matthew Diamond, Max and Charlie Williams, and super bubbie to George Marks; sister of Shirley (the late Sheldon) Friedman; sister-in-law of the late Max (late…