Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Margot Schlesinger

July 24, 1918 - February 7, 2018


Date and Time

Friday, February 9, 2018 at 9:30 AM


Congregation Ezras Israel
7001 North California Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60645


Rabbi Daniel Yolkut


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 West Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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6840 North Sacramento
Chicago, Illinois 60645

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Memorial Contributions

Hatzalah Chicago
PO Box 59816
Chicago, Illinois 60659
The Chicago Chesed Fund
7045 North Ridgeway Avenue
Lincolnwood, Illinois 60712


Margot Schlesinger, age 99 ½.

Loving wife of the late Chaskel Schlesinger. Devoted mother of Aline (the late Rabbi Morton) Yolkut, Dr. Sabine (Dr. Harold) Himmelfarb and Regine (Stuart) Meisel. Proud grandmother of Rabbi Daniel (Anna), David (Rachel), Dr. Yonit (Dr. Raphi), Elana (Yossi), Elie (Ronit), Jeremy (Rena), Dr. Rachel (Ariel) and Ariella (Yaakov). Cherished great grandmother of many. Dear sister of the late Edward (the late Tania) Wind, Hy (the late Rita) Wind, Willi (the late Pnina) Wind, Julius (the late Sonya) Wind and Shoshana (the late Zvi) Tannenbaum. Service Friday 9:30AM at Congregation Ezras Israel, 7001 North California Avenue, Chicago. Interment Shalom. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Hatzalah Chicago, POB 59816, Chicago, Illinois 60659 or to the Chicago Chesed Fund, 7045 North Ridgeway Avenue, Lincolnwood, Illinois 60712 Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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ellie wolf and family in NJ

Our family joins in sharing your sadness upon the loss of your dear mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister. She was a gracious and heroic role model for so many, and her warm smile engaged everyone. May she be a meilitz yosher for all of you and all of klal Yisrael l'Tova.
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