December 22, 1946 - May 31, 2019SERVICE INFORMATION
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Chicago Jewish Funerals
Buffalo Grove Chapel
195 North Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
Rabbi Ben Kramer
Willow Lawn Memorial Park
24090 North Highway 45
Vernon Hills, Illinois 60060
Jeanie Mehr Residence
1310 Appletree Lane
Libertyville, Illinois 60048
Residence is located at the intersection of Appletree Lane and Red Top Drive.
A Traditional Shiva, morning to night, will begin after interment, with evening minyanim at 7:30pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Due to Shabbat immediately being followed by Shavuot, Shiva will cease on Friday at 4pm.
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie, Illinois 60077
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
100 Raoul Wallenberg Place Southwest
Washington, DC 20024
Neal Stewart Mehr, (AKA Dr. Magic), age 72, Dearly beloved husband and best friend of Jeanette (Jeanie) Mehr, nee Jashunsky; devoted father of Joel (Jennifer) and Heather Mehr Melnick; caring and loving grandfather of Abby, Ari, Molly, Eli; devoted son of the late Betty Rosen Mehr and the late Cecil Mehr; brother of the late Harlene (Barry) Miller. Unforgettable uncle and cousin. Lovingly cared for by his devoted caregivers, Jimmy and Marty. Neal will be remembered for his engaging personality, his intelligence, and his keen sense of humor. He was a lifelong Cubs fan in their losses and WINS!! One of his greatest joys was fishing, especially teaching his children and grandchildren to enjoy the sport with him. Through good times and bad, his Jewish faith never waivered. Sleep in peace, Mr. 2%. Service Tuesday, 10 AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 195 North Buffalo Grove Rd., (one block North of Lake Cook Rd.) Buffalo Grove. Interment Willow Lawn Memorial Park, Vernon Hills. In lieu of flowers, memorials in his memory may be made to Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, www.ilholocaustmuseum.org or United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, www.ushmm.org. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Buffalo Grove Chapel - 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com.