Funeral Details

Harriet Z. Katz

October 10, 1919 - April 30, 2024


Date and Time

Friday, May 3, 2024 at 2:00 PM


Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Road
Skokie, Illinois 60076
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Rabbi Paul Cohen
Temple Jeremiah


Katz Residence
1070 Saxony Drive
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
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Friday from 3:30PM until 7pm

Memorial Contributions

Gastro-Intestinal Research Foundation
1954 1st Street, Suite 167
Highland Park, Illinois 60035


Harriet Zelzer Katz passed away on Tuesday, April 30, at her home in Glenview, Illinois. She was blessed to live a complete and long life. She celebrated her 104th birthday with her family. She was the loving wife of the late Ernest Katz and the devoted daughter of the late Harry Zelzer. Harriet is lovingly remembered by her four sons and daughters-in-law: Dean (Elizabeth) Katz, Stuart (Deborah) Katz, Jordon (Barbara) Katz and the late Barry (Roberta) Katz. She is also survived by her grandchildren: Jason Katz, Jennifer (Paul) Margolis, Amy (Jason) Torf, Brian Katz, Jonathan (Jennifer) Katz and Adam (Sarah) Katz. Harriet’s great grandchildren Allison, Zachary and Tyler Torf as well as Hailey, Alexa and Palmer Katz were blessed to know their great-grandmother. Graveside service Friday, 2:00pm at Memorial Park Cemetery, 9900 Gross Point Road, Skokie, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Gastro-Intestinal Research Foundation, 1954 1st Street, Suite 167, Highland Park, IL 60035, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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