Barbara Katz

Barbara Katz (Schaffner)

Thursday, June 29th, 1939 - Friday, December 7th, 2018
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Barbara Katz nee Schaffner, beloved wife and best friend of Sherwin Katz for 58 wonderful years. Loving mother of Steven (Michelle) Katz, Marcia Pozen and Liz Severyns. Adored grandmother of Michelle (Geo), Danny, Tyler, Nathan, Marissa, Hannah and Rachel. Dear sister of the late Rita (the late Al) Coven and daughter of the late Nathan and Ethel Schaffner and aunt, cousin and friend of many. Funeral services Monday, 11:00 AM at Shir Hadash Synagogue, 200 W. Dundee Road, Wheeling, Illinois, 60090. Interment at Shalom Memorial Park, Arlington Heights. In lieu of flowers, remembrances to would be appreciated. Arrangements by Mitzvah Memorial Funerals, (630) 648-9824 (630) MITZVAH or
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  • Interment

    Monday, December 10th, 2018 |
    Monday, December 10th, 2018
    Shalom Memorial Park
    1700 Rand Road
    arlington heights, IL 60004
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, December 10th, 2018 | 11:00am
    Monday, December 10th, 2018 11:00am
    Shir Hadash Synagogue
    200 West Dundee Rd
    WHEELING, IL 60090
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rabbi Eitan Weiner-Kaplow


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