Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Ira Pogodin


Date and Time

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at 9:30 AM


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


Rabbi Yitzchok Bergstein


Waldheim Jewish Cemetery
1400 South Des Plaines Avenue
Forest Park, Illinois 60130
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Memorial Contributions

Chabad of Oak Park
219 Randolph Street
Oak Park, Illinois 60302


Ira Pogodin, loving husband of 36 years to Kathleen nee Drwila. Devoted father of Susanne Martini and Terri (Roger)n Shiley. Proud Grandfather of Deanna, Matt and Faith. Dear brother of Arlyne Pogodin. He loved sharing his love for sports with his family and was a great fan of both the Blackhawks and the Cubs. To keep everyone safe and healthy, the interment service will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Chabad of Oak Park, 219 Randolph Street, Oak Park, Illinois 60302 www.oakparkjewish.org. To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com.


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Our hearts are with you. May you find some comfort in happy memories. With deep sympathy, The Clugg Family

David, Amy, John and Katy The Clugg Fanily

July 28, 2021
May happy memories carry you through this sorrowful time. Ira and I knew one another at a time in our lives when we were teenagers. We dated a few times. He was full of energy, smiles and laughter. Rest in peace Ira.

Marilyn Tempkins

August 3, 2021
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