Funeral Details

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Funeral Details

Margit Kirsche

January 5, 1923 - March 8, 2019

SERVICE INFORMATION

Date and Time

Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 8:45 AM

Location

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

Clergy

Rabbi Moshe Soloveichik

Interment

Har Hamenuchot
Jerusalem, Israel
Jerusalem
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Shiva

Kirsche Residence
5744 North Jersey Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60659
773.463.3016
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Shacharis beginning on Thursday 6:45AM and
Mincha/Maariv 6:30PM beginning Wednesday

The family requests no visitors between 12 Noon -1PM, 5PM - 6P and after 9:30PM

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Memorial Contributions

Yad Vashem, POB 3477
Jerusalem, 910340
Israel
www.yadvashem.org.il
or
US Holocaust Memorial Museum
PO Box 1852
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
www.ushmm.org
or
Your favorite charity


OBITUARY

Margit Kirsche nee Weisz, age 96

Holocaust Survivor and founder and long time owner of Hungarian Kosher Foods. Beloved wife of the late Sandor. Loving mother of Ira (the late Judy) Kirsche and Lynn (Irv) Shapiro. Cherished grandmother of Alisa (Avi) Oler, Tova (Michael) Perl, Daniel (Catherine) Kirsche, Rocky (Myles) Brody, Sammy (Debbie) Shapiro, and Aaron Shapiro. Loving great-grandmother of Julie, Ariella, Zachary, Alex, Shira, Gila, Amichai, Maayan, Mali, Shaked, Nathan, Benjamin, Ziva, Emmet, Adir and Gilad. Cherished sister of the late Morton (the late Magda) Weiss and sister-in-law of the late Goldie (the late Leib) Weinberger and the late Helen (the late Joseph) Goldberger. Devoted aunt to Irving (Sonia) Weinberger, Alex (Ruth) Weinberger, Ibi (Zoltan) Gelb, David Goldberger, Sheldon (Linda) Weiss, Jeffrey (Cathy) Weiss and great aunt of many. Service Sunday 8:45 am at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment will follow in Israel. Memorials in her memory to Yad Vashem, POB 3477, Jerusalem, 910340, Israel, www.yadvashem.org.il, US Holocaust Memorial Museum, PO Box 1852, Highland Park, IL 60035, www.ushmm.org or your favorite charity would be appreciated. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com


GUEST BOOK

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Carren Oler

Grandma Kirsche was a formidable, strong yet gentle woman. She was passionate about her family and Yiddishkeit. Even when she lost her sight she traveled, and directed cooking from recipes she knew by heart. She was a beloved inspiration and will be missed by all! May the family find comfort in good memories.

Lois and Tom Berkson

Your mother was a fine woman. She took pride in her specialties at the Hungarian. But most importantly she took pride in her family.
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