News

7
Sep

SPEAKER REMARKS FROM DEDICATION OF CHICAGO JEWISH FUNERALS SKOKIE CHAPEL

Remarks by David I. Jacobson, Founder, Chicago Jewish Funerals September 1, 2011 Blessed are You L-ord our G_d, Kin of the Universe, who has granted us life, sustained us and enabled us to reach this occasion. I want to welcome and thank everyone for being here today. The theme today is very simple for me… It is the theme in

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7
Sep

CHICAGO JEWISH FUNERALS DEDICATES NEW CHAPEL IN SKOKIE. Cook County Medical Commissioner Nancy L. Jones, MD Honored. Skokie Mayor George Van Dusen Officiates Ribbon Cutting

Wed, 09/07/2011 – 2:44pm Skokie, IL, September 6, 2011 – Hundreds of friends and family along with leaders from the business and Jewish community attended the dedication of Chicago Jewish Funerals’ new chapel in Skokie, Thursday, September 1, 2011. David I. Jacobson, founder of Chicago Jewish Funerals, presided over the dedication. The program included: • A special presentation to Cook

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29
Aug

Skokie Chapel featured in the JUF News

Chicago Jewish Funerals opens new chapel in Skokie By Stefanie Pervos Bregman Associate Editor When I walked into the new Chicago Jewish Funerals chapel in Skokie, I was greeted by a bright sunny entryway, founder David Jacobson and his adorable dog, Phoebe. Jacboson is so full of life, I had to remind myself that we were about to tour a

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22
Jul

Chicago Jewish Funerals New Chapel in Skokie – At a Glance

Location 8851 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Il 60077 The new Chicago Jewish Funerals Skokie Chapel is located at the intersection of Skokie Boulevard and Dempster Street in Skokie. Architectural highlights: The new 15,000 sq. ft. building includes: • The two chapels are filled with natural day light. • Beautiful Jerusalem stone is used throughout and to accent important parts of the

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22
Jul

Chicago Jewish Funerals Opens New Chapel in Skokie

Skokie, IL, July 22, 2011 – After three years of planning and construction, Chicago Jewish Funerals opened its new chapel in Skokie. The 15,000 square foot chapel, located at 8851 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, IL, held its first service on July 19, 2011. “This is a very emotional moment for me,” said David Jacobson, founder of Chicago Jewish Funerals. “In 1997,

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14
Jul

MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE: CHICAGO JEWISH FUNERALS CREATES NEW CALENDAR TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

SKOKIE, IL, July 6, 2011 At a time when everyone is forced to do more with less, David Jacobson, founder of Chicago Jewish Funerals, determined he could do more for those who had less. Jacobson decided to create a 24-month Jewish Calendar. Each month he would spotlight one of the many of the community organizations he has sponsored over the

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10
Jun

Meet David Jacobson – A Video

11
May

Welcome to the New Website

We are proud to announce the launching of our new website. Rich content, valuable resources, and information regarding current funerals. Please let us know if you have any questions.

22
Apr

MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE – CHICAGO JEWISH FUNERALS CREATES NEW CALENDAR TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

SKOKIE, IL, March 30, 2011.  At a time when everyone is forced to do more with less, David Jacobson, founder of Chicago Jewish Funerals, determined he could do more for those who had less. Jacobson decided to create a 24-month Jewish Calendar. Each month he would spotlight one of the many of the community organizations he has sponsored over the

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