Funeral Details

Jack S. Wise

June 1, 1936 - June 15, 2024


Date and Time

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 2:00 PM


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


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 West Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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Continental Restaurant
788 South Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
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Upon return from the cemetery until 8PM.

Memorial Contributions

An Animal Shelter
Rescue Organization of Your Choice
Alzheimer’s Association
8430 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60631


Jack S. Wise, age 88.
Beloved husband of the late Sandra Wise, nee Bluver. Loving father of Jodie (Bob) Wasikowski and Marcy (the late Keith) Fowler. Cherished grandfather of Jeffrey (Rachel) Wasikowski, Nicole Navarro, Gregory (Sydney) Wasikowski, Carly (T.J.) Fernandez and Jessica Benson. Proud great grandfather of Nathan and Kira Wasikowski and Juliet Navarro. Dear brother of the late Richard (Susan) Wise. Will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends as well as long-time companion, Barbara Deutsch. Service Monday 2PM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 195 North Buffalo Grove Road, Buffalo Grove. (One block North of Lake Cook Road.) Interment Shalom. Following the interment, family and friends are invited to share in a celebration of Jack’s life at Continental restaurant (788 S Buffalo Grove Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL). Please bring your fondest memories of Jack to share with his family and friends. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to an animal shelter or rescue organization of your choice or to the Alzheimer’s Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, IL 60631, To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Jack was a wonderful man, father, grandfather, and friend.
He was kind, thoughtful and loving, and as we recall, a great sense of humor. He will be missed.
Sue & Trevor DeSilva

Susan DeSilva
June 15, 2024
Rest in peace Jack. You were a good and fine man. Now you are reunited with your beloved Sandy to enjoy eternal life together. Godspeed!

Barbara Benson
June 16, 2024
A good friend that became like family Always there for you. Rest in peace.

Stanley Rich
June 18, 2024
I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
❤️ Doug

Rabbi Doug Zelden
June 20, 2024
BD”E i’m so sorry to learn of your father‘s passing! I want to extend my most sincere condolences to your entire family!!
My father also asked me to send condolences from him to you.
😍Rabbi Doug Zelden & family

Rabbi Doug Zelden
June 20, 2024