Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Arnold Traeger



Traeger Residence
473 Castle Pines Lane
Riverwoods, Illinois 60015

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Tuesday, August 17, 4PM - 8:30PM
Wednesday, August 18, 6PM - 9PM

**Please try to park on one side of the street**

Glen Traeger

Shiva will be held in the Traeger's back yard and only vaccinated people to attend please.

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We invite you to record a video, sharing a story or memory of Arnold Traeger. Your private recording will only be shared with the family.

Memorial Contributions

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
225 East Chicago Avenue, Box 4
Chicago, Illinois 60611
International Mosaic Down Syndrome Association


Arnold Traeger

Beloved husband of the late Mitzi (Spunt) Traeger. Loving father of Barry (Jana) Traeger, Sharon (Jeff) Wilken and Glen (Michelle) Traeger. Proud grandfather of Dayna Traeger, Carly (Gregory) Corey, Leah Traeger, Amy (Isaac) Brubaker, Brandon (Sarah) Wilken, Brooke Traeger, and Dylan Traeger. Cherished great-grandfather of Sadie, Declan, Micaela, Olivia, Carter, Presley and Frankie. Friend to all. He will be missed by so many. May his memory forever be a blessing. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in memory of Arnold Traeger to Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, 225 East Chicago Avenue, Box 4, Chicago, IL 60611, foundation.luriechildrens.org/ArnoldTraeger or a donation may also be made in his memory to the International Mosaic Down Syndrome Association to imdsa.org/ways-to-help. PRIVATE FUNERAL FOR IMMEDIATE FAMILY ONLY. Service will be live streamed on Tuesday 8-17 at 12PM. SHIVA FOR VACCINATED GUESTS ONLY. For more information about the live stream and Shiva, please visit Chicago Jewish Funerals, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com


We encourage you to share your personal
condolences and stories of Arnold Traeger below and
we will share them with the family.
Indeed, what a friend to all Arnie was! Upon first meeting Arnie, we immediately felt that we were his friends. Later on, we felt like we were his family. We so enjoyed being with him in Northbrook area and in Weston. We have lost a dear friend, but memories of Arnie will bring us comfort. May your memories comfort you, too.

Kathleen Drewno

August 14, 2021
Dear Traeger family,,
Arnie is a big part of my memories from childhood. The family got together a lot and those are days I long for. I remember Arnie being funny, and playful. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Sleep peacefully Arnie, you will be enormously missed.
With loving memories,
(Cousin) Hayley

Hayley Nadel (Herskovitz)

August 17, 2021
Arnie was one of my father's best friends. I met him several times, a very intelligent and charming gentleman...alav ha-shalom Arnie.

Lewis Heller

August 22, 2021
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