Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Elliott M. Golub

January 29, 1934 - July 14, 2019


Date and Time

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 5:00 PM


Community House
620 Lincoln Avenue
Winnetka, Illinois 60093


Rabbi Bruce Elder
Congregation Hakafa

Interment - Private


Golub Residence
228 Sheridan Road
Winnetka, Illinois 60093
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Wednesday following the service and
Thursday 1:30PM - 4PM and 7PM - 9PM

*Parking is available in the two lots on the east side of Sheridan Road. Please ignore restricted parking signs in the Centennial lot and Elder Lane lot. Walk down center sidewalk of parking lots to 228 Sheridan Road on the west side of Sheridan.

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Memorial Contributions

Music of the Baroque
25 East Washington Street, Suite 823
Chicago, Illinois 60602


Elliott M. Golub, 85

Beloved husband of Mona nee Faigen. Loving father of Todd (Martha) Golub and Jessica (Steven Yousha) Golub. Proud grandfather of Lauren, Zach, Zoe and Avery. Dear brother of Charlotte (Malcolm) Day and Seymour (the late Jan) Golub. One of Chicago's preeminent violinists, Elliott Golub was concertmaster of Music of the Baroque from its inception in 1972 until his retirement in 2006, concertizing throughout Chicagoland, The Kennedy Center and the White House during the Carter administration. Since 1996, he has served as a cultural ambassador of the United States, bringing American music to U.S. embassies and music schools in rural regions of the Far East, Africa and the Middle East. He has been recognized with multiple awards including the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the Otto Wirth Award for Lifetime Achievement from Roosevelt University. Service Wednesday 5PM at the Community House 620 Lincoln Ave., Winnetka, IL 60093. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Music of the Baroque, 25 East Washington St., Suite 823, Chicago, IL 60602, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


We encourage you to share your personal
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margo brown

Dear Mona....I was shocked to read of the death of your husband. Paul and I send you our love. Margo

Barbara Haffner

Dear Mona, Todd and Jessica,
I assumed Elliott would be here forever - he was the instigator of everything in my professional life in Chicago and I have been and will always be grateful. My deep condolences for your loss.
Barbara Haffner

Tom Wikman

Dear Mona, So sad to hear of Elliott's passing. My prayers are with you and your family.

Anne Hughes

Dear Mona, This is so sad and numbing news. I send my deepest condolences. My thoughts are with you and your family. Such a kind, family-loving individual who used his talents to create humanistic ties across cultures. His loss is deeply felt. With deepest sympathy, Anne

Joyce Sorinsky Kossy

Charlotte, deepest condolences on the loss of your dear brother. Call me if you can. Love, Joyce
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