Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Howard S. Oberfield

March 25, 1947 - March 13, 2017


Date and Time

Friday, March 17, 2017 at 12 Noon


Chicago Jewish Funerals
Skokie Chapel
8851 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, Illinois 60077


Rabbi Barry Schechter
Congregation Kol Emeth

Interment - Private


Oberfield Residence
6718 North Ionia Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60646
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Friday immediately following the service and
Saturday from 6PM-10PM

Memorial Contributions

WBEZ Public Radio


Howard S. Oberfield, age 69

Beloved husband for 40 years of Barbara, nee Donoghue. Dear brother of Warren Oberfield. Cherished son of the late Morris and Claire Oberfield. Loving brother-in-law of Donna Donoghue, Pat (Mark) Kammerer, Mary (Ron) Kelly, and Marcia (Tighe) Reardon. Proud uncle of Anne (Jack) Schmiege, Michael (Fiancee Rachelle ) Reardon and Chris Kammerer. Will be missed by many friends and fellow golfers. Memorial Service Friday, 12 Noon at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his memory to WBEZ Public Radio, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Judi Bobbe

Barbara I am so sorry to hear of Howard's passing. We have know each other for over 50 years as you know. He was a wonderful guy. May his memory be a blessing.

Moe Hoffman

It isnâ??t possible to put into words the importance of Howardâ??s friendship and how much Howard meant to me. He positively influenced my life in so many ways and I will miss him.
Howard, thank you for your friendship, I will miss you forever and never forget all of the times we spent together.

Bob Bondiman

Please accept my sincere condolences. I was acquainted with Howard through work and work-related social events. He was always a friendly, sincere, humorous and welcoming person to be around and will be missed.

David and Joanie Slavkin

Dear Barbara, Please accept our deepest sympathies. We truly enjoyed reconnecting at our high school reunion and seeing you and Howard last summer in Toronto. Remembering a gentle man, may our thoughts be with you.
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