Funeral Details

Selma Biller

April 18, 1927 - April 6, 2024


Date and Time

Friday, April 12, 2024 at 1:00 PM


Waldheim Jewish Cemetery
1700 South Harlem Avenue
Forest Park, Illinois 60130
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Rabbi-Cantor Nancy Landsman

Memorial Contributions

Alzheimer's Association
225 North Michigan Avenue, Floor 17
Chicago, Illinois 60601


Selma Biller nee Lazerson, age 96.

Beloved wife of the late Maurice Biller. Loving mother of Andrea Biller (Scott Knowlton), Carol (Bernie) Freibaum and Ralph (Karen) Biller. Proud grandmother of Benjamin Wisotsky (Pam Kaufman), Jennifer Wisotsky (Robert Connors), David Freibaum, and Joanna (Ben) Tenenbaum. Cherished great grandmother of Simone, Bear, Drew, Leigh, Asher, Silas, Raymond, and Camille. Dear sister of Jack Lazerson, the late Aaron Lazerson, the late Hy Lazerson and the late Florence Kovler. Fond aunt, great aunt and cousin of many. Graveside service Friday 1PM at Waldheim Jewish Cemetery, 1700 S. Harlem Ave., Forest Park, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, 17th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601, To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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I'm so saddened that Selma has passed, but it was such an honor to have had her as a friend. She truly cared for her friends and she will be deeply missed. My sincere condolences to the whole family at this sad time.

Phyllis Levine
April 8, 2024
I will miss my perky, feisty and fun friend Selma but will remember all the wonderful times we shared over the past 40 years. I would like to extend my deepest condolences to Selma’s entire family. Selma loved her family and friends and will be remembered fondly by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.

Renee Fromkin
April 8, 2024
Such fond memories of Selma! We would meet at Barnes&Noble on saturdays for years! She was very special to us..
💜💜 Nancy Enos and the late Pascha, Alan Peterson.
What a legacy..

Nancy Enos
April 10, 2024
My sincere condolences. Selma will be missed by many friends and family

Marcia Sternlieb
April 11, 2024
My sincere condolences Carol to you and your beloved family. May your Mother's memory be a blessing.

Lynnie Krauss
April 13, 2024
Our deepest condolences on the loss of Selma. We always enjoyed her and know she will be greatly missed. Our hearts are with you all.

Marcia and Jay Kaufman
April 13, 2024
I am so sorry to read of Selma’s passing. I only knew her a short time, but enjoyed our days going to the Y
together. Everyone loved & admired her & asked about her when she wasn’t there. You thanked me for taking her, but I thank you for the privilege. She was truly a shining star. May all her memories sustain you through your lives.
Audrey Hirschman
May 4, 2024

Audrey Hirschman
May 4, 2024