Funeral Details

Arthur Shapiro

July 22, 1944 - September 7, 2023


Date and Time

Monday, September 11, 2023 at 2:00 PM


Waldheim Jewish Cemetery
1400 South Des Plaines Avenue
Forest Park, Illinois 60130
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Rabbi Richard Prass


Newman Residence
4232 North Harvard
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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Following the interment.

Memorial Contributions

American Cancer Society
PO Box 6704
Hagerstown, Maryland, 21741


Arthur Shapiro, age 79

Beloved partner of Rose Bergstrom. Cherished son of the late Dorothy and William Shapiro. Loving brother of Sharon Lubeck. Fond uncle of Fred (Barbara) Plotsky, Mona (the late Steve) Smurawa, and Dena (Craig) Newman. Graveside services, Monday, 2PM at Waldheim Cemetery (Gate 268 - Harlem Ave), Forest Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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