Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Jerry Konopken

May 15, 1929 - November 21, 2019


Date and Time

Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 10:00 AM


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


Cantor Jay O'Brien


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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Greenberg Residence
1782 Cloverdale Avenue
Highland Park, Illinois 60035

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Sunday from 4PM-8PM

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Memorial Contributions

Friends of Highland Park Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
Honor Flight Chicago
9701 Higgins Road
Rosemont, Illinois 60018


Jerry Konopken, age 90

Beloved husband of Sonya Greenberg Konopken, nee Semuel and the late Arlene, nee Kopol. Loving father of Jodi (Bob Wojcik) Konopken Wojcik, Bob (Laura Roth) Konopken, Sue (Marc) Lapp, Hilary (Brian Larsen) Greenberg, Bruce Greenberg and Gary (Mindy) Greenberg. Caring grandfather of Michael, Allison (Eric), Alex, Keith, Emma, Dana, Erin, Alec, Matt, Grant, Alanah, Maddie, Mia, Blake. Proud great-grandfather of Lydia, Ben, Abby and August. He will be dearly missed by many family members and friends. Service Sunday, 10 AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 195 North Buffalo Grove Rd., (one block North of Lake Cook Rd.) Buffalo Grove. Interment Shalom. In lieu of flowers, memorials in his memory may be made to Friends of Highland Park Library, or Honor Flight Chicago, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals-Buffalo Grove Chapel - 847.229.8822,


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