Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Eugene Leman

September 28, 1930 - July 1, 2017


Date and Time

Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 11:00 AM


Hebrew Cemetery Of Rock Island
2715 30th Street
Rock Island, Illinois 61201


Rabbi Scott Saulson

Memorial Contributions

Jewish National Fund (JNF)
60 Revere Drive, Suite 960
Northbrook, Illinois 60062
Tri-City Jewish Center
2715 30th Street
Rock Island, Illinois 61201


Dr. Eugene Leman, 86. Gene was born and raised in Rock Island, Illinois. He attended the University of Illinois and received his MD from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He received his training as a radiologist at Cook County Hospital and worked in several facilities in the Chicago area including the Gary Clinic. He served in the US Army as a physician in Korea and retired as a Captain. Gene was deeply devoted to his family and friends and will be greatly missed by all. Beloved uncle of Gary (Marilyn Hirsch) Gordon, Gail Freedman, Carol (the late Harold) Kopitsky and Helene Keim. Loving great-uncle of Alan (Jane) Kopitsky, the late Scott (Molly) Kopitsky, David Gordon, Gabrielle Gordon, Joshua (Nikki) Freedman and the late Adam Freedman. Dear great-great uncle of Morgan Kopitsky, Max Kopitsky, Dylan Freedman and Taylor Freedman. Graveside service Thursday, 11:00 am at Hebrew Cemetery of Rock Island, 2715 30th Street, Rock Island. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Jewish National Fund, (JNF) 60 Revere Drive, Suite 960, Northbrook, IL 60062 and Tri-City Jewish Center, 2715 30th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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