Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Seymour Aaron Cohen

April 13, 1927 - March 9, 2019


Date and Time

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 10:30 AM


Congregation Rodfei Zedek
5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd.
Chicago, Illinois 60615


Rabbi David Minkus

Interment - Private

Send Shiva

Celebration of life

Joe's Stone Crab & Steak House
60 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
*Appetizers and drinks will be served

Memorial Contributions

University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation
130 East Randolph Street, Suite 2500
Chicago, Illinois 60601
The Better Government Association
223 West Jackson Boulevard, Suite 300
Chicago, Illinois 60606


Seymour Aaron Cohen, 91

Beloved husband of Merle Goldblatt Cohen. Loving father of Lisa (Gary) Schenkman and Aaron (Leslie) Cohen. Proud grandfather of Zach and Laurel Schenkman and Isabel and Simon Cohen. Caring brother of Zelma Meltzer. Funeral services Tuesday March, 12 at 10:30AM at Congregation Rodfei Zedek, 5200 Hyde Park Blvd. Interment private. A celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday March, 13 at Joe's Stone Crab & Steak House, 60 E Grand Avenue, from 4-7 in the afternoon-appetizers and drinks will be served. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to either The University Of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation at 130 East Randolph Street, Suite 2500 Chicago, IL 60601 or The Better Government Association at 223 West Jackson Blvd, Suite 300 Chicago, IL 60606. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals-Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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