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14
Aug

Why the CJF Tie?

When I founded Chicago Jewish Funerals, as is the case with most new companies in their early days, times were tough. Several years after founding the company I was to attend a benefit for the Reform movement and my wife Iris bought me a very unique tie as a gift to wear to that event. Frankly, the tie was a

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5
Aug

Pizza & Preplan

Enjoy complimentary pizza while our expert staff explains your memorialization options, answers your questions, and shows the decisions you make today will benefit your loved ones for years to come.  This will be a kosher meal. cRc approved. August 11, 2015 12 Noon & 6PM 847.754.4931 Call to RSVP Slice of Life 4120 West Dempster Street Skokie, IL 60076

8
Jul

Healing Hearts – Loss of Spouse or Partner

Mourning the death of a spouse can present many challenges. Learn what to expect from your grief, seek and give encouragement, learn coping skills, and adapt to changing relationships. This group is for those who are mourning the loss of their spouse or partner within the past year and a half. Date: Tuesdays, July 28, 2015 Time: 6:30 – 8:00

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23
Sep

Something to Consider When Driving In Or Respectfully Waiting for a Funeral Procession

Controversial Post About The Inconvenience of A Funeral Procession Gets A Rebuttal Article Follow the link for this interesting article about the real meaning and importance behind the tradition of the funeral procession. http://connectingdirectors.com/articles/44895-controversial-post-about-t…  

28
Feb

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27
Aug

Healing Hearts – Loss of Spouse or Partner

Mourning the death of a spouse can present many challenges.  Learn what to expect from your grief, seek and give encouragement, learn coping skills, and adapt to changing relationships. This group is for those who are mourning the loss of their spouse or partner within the past year and a half. Date:       Tuesdays, September 17 – October 22, 2013

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15
Aug

Grief and The High Holy Days

 Thursday, August 22, 2013 7:00 to 8:30 pm Jewish Healing Network of Chicago  5150 Golf Road – Skokie 2nd Floor – Parking Behind Building This event is co-sponsored by Rainbow Hospice and the Jewish Healing Network of Chicago. Fee: $15. No one is turned away for inability to pay. Registration is requested.  For more information or to register, call  847-

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6
Aug

Kehilat Chovevei Tzion’s Dedication & Grand Opening

Chicago Jewish Funerals is delighted to wish “Mazel Tov” to Kehilat Chovevei Tzion for the Dedication & Grand Opening of their new synagogue in Skokie on Sunday, August 18, 2013. The celebration will include: 9:30 AM – Please join us as we escort our Sifrei Torah to their new home 10:00 AM – Remarks from Rabbi Shaanan Gelman and local

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5
Aug

Eat Right. Excercise. Get Screened.

Monday, October 7, 2013 6:30-9:30 Anshe Emet Synagogue 3751 N Broadway St Chicago, IL Thanks to Anshe Emet Synagogue, the Center will host their education and screening program on October 7. Did you know that with one simple, yet powerful, blood test, you can find out if you are a carrier for a Jewish genetic disorder? Knowledge is power- before

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5
Aug

Shir Hadash Synagogue’s New Home

Chicago Jewish Funerals is delighted to wish “Mazel Tov” to Shir Hadash Synagogue for the Dedication of their first home on Sunday, August 18 at noon at 200 W. Dundee Rd., Wheeling, IL. -Kosher food, music, dancing, and entertainment -A trio fromthe Maxwell Street Klezmer Band -Family friendly fun, including a bouncy house and kids’ activities -Join us at 10

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