Funeral Details


Funeral Details

William Brandfon

August 20, 1925 - April 15, 2019


Date and Time

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 1:00 PM


Chicago Jewish Funerals
Buffalo Grove Chapel
195 North Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089


Rabbi Paul Cohen
Cantor Susan Lewis Friedman
Temple Jeremiah


Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Road
Skokie, Illinois 60076
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Sedgebrook Worship Center
830 Audobon Way
Lincolnshire, Illinois 60069

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William W. Brandfon, Age 93. Navy WWII Veteran. Beloved husband of Lillian for nearly 68 years. Loving father of Ellen Riech, Frances (Michael) McTague, Margery (Stephen) Myers, and Michael (Sara) Brandfon. Cherished grandfather of Sheryl Riech (fiancé Ketan Verma), Lauren McTague, Anna Murray, Jennifer McTague, Scott Myers, Jack Myers, Sophie Brandfon, and Abigail Brandfon. Dear brother of Winifred (Edwin) Joseph and Robert Brandfon (Barbara Fierer). Devoted uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Service Wednesday 1PM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 195 North Buffalo Grove Rd (one block North of Lake Cook Rd.), Buffalo Grove. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Buffalo Grove Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Gary and Rosemary Jones

Our deepest sympathy to the friends and family. Bill and I worked together for many years at Sargent & Lundy. His wise counsel was invaluable many times. Thanks for his long life and for knowing him.

Suzanne Bates

All of us at Bates believe we understand what an extraordinary family the Brandfons are - we've had the privilege of knowing and working with Margie, a brilliant person, consummate professional and an extraordinary human being. We send our deepest sympathies and are with you in spirit as you celebrate the life of a father, husband, grandfather, brother and veteran who served our country.
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