Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Robert E. Leader

April 8, 1927 - May 13, 2019


Date and Time

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 12 Noon


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


Rabbi Adam Chalom
Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation


Westlawn Cemetery
7801 West Montrose Avenue
Norridge, Illinois 60706
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Kessler Residence
2000 York Lane
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
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Immediately following the interment.
Tuesday and Wednesday from 4 PM - 8 PM.

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Memorial Contributions

Women's American ORT
3701 Commercial, Suite 13
Northbrook, IL 60062


Robert E. Leader, 92, of Boca Raton, FL, formerly of Highland Park, IL. Beloved husband of the late Tobia, nee Dixler. Loving father of Laurie (Jerald) Kessler and the late Judith (George) Kuhn. Proud grandfather of Jessica Kuhn, Jared (Marybeth) Kuhn and Tobin "TJ" Velazquez. Adored great grandfather of Maxwell, Jackson, Maya and Morgan. Dear brother of Bernard Leader and the late Marilyn (the late Edward) Fischer. Former founder of North Suburban Auto Supply of Evanston and former President of Northwest Suburban Jewish Congregation in Morton Grove. Service Monday 12 PM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Road (One block north of Lake Cook Road) Buffalo Grove. Interment Westlawn. In lieu of flowers, memorials in his memory may be made to Women's American ORT, 3701 Commercial, Suite 13, Northbrook, IL 60062, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Buffalo Grove Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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