Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Daila Shefner

July 29, 1924 - February 7, 2019


Date and Time

Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 10:00 AM


KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation
1100 East Hyde Park Blvd.
Chicago, Illinois 60615


Rabbi Frederick Reeves
KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation


Zion Gardens Cemetery
6758 West Addison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60634
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Shefner Residence
5532 South Shore Drive, Unit 8D
Chicago, Illinois 60637

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Sunday following the interment until 8PM and Monday from 6:30PM until 9PM

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Memorial Contributions

The Oriental Institute of The University of Chicago
1155 East 58th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637


Daila Shefner nee Slutsky, 94

Beloved wife of the late Alan M. Shefner. Loving mother of Jeremy (Kathleen) Shefner, Jonathan (Karen Holst) Shefner, Rachel (Andrew Mine) Shefner and the late Gordon (Ellen) Shefner. Cherished grandmother of Susan, Laura, Natalie, Ruth, Naomi, Daniel, Sophia, Alexander, Benjamin and Isaac. Service Sunday, 10:00 am at KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation, 1100 East Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago, IL 60615. Interment Zion Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials to The Oriental Institute of The University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637 would be appreciated. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Tricia Hagenah

Daila was a wonderful volunteer for the Chicago Foundation for Education, and I knew her through her work on Small Grants. She was always so diligent, earnest, and sincere. A remarkable lady.
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