Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Sheldon "Shelly" Dworman

April 17, 1925 - February 13, 2017


Date and Time

Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 10:00 AM


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


Rabbi Barry Axler


Zion Gardens Cemetery
6758 West Addison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60634
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Dworman Residence
1235 North Kenilworth Avenue
Oak Park, Illinois 60302
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Following the interment

Memorial Contributions

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
c/o Lutheran General Hospital
1775 West Dempster Street
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068
Honor Flight Chicago
938 West Montana Street
Chicago, Illinois 60614


Sheldon "Shelly" Dworman age 91.
Loving husband of the late Harriet. Cherished father of Ross (Deborah) Dworman and the late Susan Luxenberg. Proud grandfather of Tess and Greer Dworman; Lenny (Clarissa) Helton; Aaron, Mason, Simon and Cameron Luxenberg. Treasured great-grandfather of Morrison and Devin Helton. Dear brother of Carol Lerer. Fond uncle of Jeffery Lerer, Barry Sherman, Jill (Bill) Grismore and Lori (Jeff) Salmons. Proud WW II veteran of United States Army, 1943-1946. Dedicated doctor of optometry and proprietor of Niles Optical Center for over 30 years. Service Thursday 10AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment Zion Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Lutheran General Hospital, 1775 W. Dempster, Park Ridge, IL 60068 or Honor Flights Chicago, 938 W. Montana, Chicago, IL 60614, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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