Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Howard Kaplan

April 6, 1939 - July 12, 2019


Date and Time

Monday, July 15, 2019 at 2:00 PM


Chicago Jewish Funerals
Skokie Chapel
8851 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, Illinois 60077


Rabbi Jonathan Ginsburg


Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Road
Skokie, Illinois 60076
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Howard Irwin Kaplan, 80, born April 6, 1939, passed away July 12, 2019 from complications of pneumonia and COPD after a courageous 20-year battle with cancer. Beloved husband and best friend of Marsha, nee Cohen. Cherished father of Marcie (Trevor) Vernier and grandfather of Spencer and Sydney Vernier. Loving brother of Ed (Fran) Kaplan. Adored uncle and granduncle. He was a friend to many and will be sorely missed. Howard was born in Chicago but grew up in East Chicago, Indiana and attended Indiana University. He was a founding member of the Chicago Board of Options Exchange and held seats on other exchanges. Service Monday, 2 PM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment Memorial Park, Skokie. Contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Ingrid Anthan

Please accept our sincere condolences. Weâ??re sending love and prayers from W Des Moines. Love, Ingrid, Pete and kids

Craig and Peggy Clough

We are so saddened by Howardâ??s passing. You are in our prayers during this difficult time.
Sincerely, Craig and Peggy

Linda Muskin

Ed: Please accept my condolences on the loss of your brother. I'm sure this is a difficult time for you and your family
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