Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Marilyn "Mindy" Cohen

September 15, 1928 - May 13, 2017


Date and Time

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 10:00 AM


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


Rabbi Karyn Kedar
Cantor Jennifer Frost
Congregation B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim


Waldheim Jewish Cemetery
1400 South Des Plaines Avenue
Forest Park, Illinois 60130
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DoubleTree Hotel
9599 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, Illinois 60077
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Monday upon return from the cemetery.
Tuesday from 4PM

Memorial Contributions

Congregation B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim
1201 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, Illinois 60015
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie, Illinois 60077
6450 North California Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60645


Marilyn "Mindy" Cohen, dear wife and best friend of 50 years to the late Ray Cohen. Loving mother of Debra Cohen and Arlynn (Robert ) Krauss. Caring sister of Marcia (the late Paul) Karel and the late Bette (the late Leonard) Beckerman. Beloved "Baubi Mindy" of Vika Frances Berger. Cherished cousin and aunt to many. Lover of ballet, opera and theatre. Her indomitable spirit will be missed by her entire family and her many friends. Service Monday, 10 AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment Waldheim. In lieu of flowers, memorials in her name may be made to Congregation B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim, 1201 Lake Cook Rd., Deerfield, IL 60015, or Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, 9603 Woods Dr., Skokie, IL 60077 or The ARK, 6450 N. California Ave., IL 60645, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


We encourage you to share your personal
condolences and stories of Marilyn "Mindy" Cohen below and
we will share them with the family.

Lynnie Krauss

I miss you Mommy. I will cherish forever the last two weeks we had together. Thank you for my life.

Kathy Mac Donald Adams

Sending you my love at this sad time. I never met your Mom but she sure raised a wonderful granddaughter.
God bless you and remember all the happy times ❤️

Chona Capalad

I'm so sorry for the loss of your mom
May it comfort you to know others are
thinking and praying of you at this difficult time.

Donna and James Stansberry

Dearest Family May you always know your loved and supported at this the hardest of times . Your Mother will always be in your hearts and forever with you wherever you are . God Bless you and your Family we love you very much .

wes rusch

You will be missed very dearly!!!!!

Florita Garcia

Mindy, you were a wonderful neighbor. You will be dearly missed.

Susan Victoria, Bel Claveria, Maybelline Saliendra

Wishing you peace and comfort at this time of sorrow. Rest in peace Mindy. We will miss you!

Cheryl Glick

Dear Debbie and Lynn and family,

I am very sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. Being a part of BJBE from the beginning, I knew all of you, this takes us back - well never mind how many years! Your mom and my mom were friends and my dad friends with your dad. Please accept my deepest sympathy. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May your mom's memory be a blessing.
Cheryl Glick

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