Funeral Details

Bernard Shuman

July 23, 1933 - September 20, 2022



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Memorial Contributions

The Chicago Center Refuah 311
c/o Rabbi Matzliach
6557 Lincoln Avenue
Lincolnwood, Illinois 60712
Shomrim Society of Illinois Endowment Fund
PO Box 59258
Chicago, Illinois 60659


Bernard Shuman, 89.
Beloved husband and partner in crime for 58 years of Arlene Shuman. Loving father of Jan Shuman and Julie (Ben) Rubin. Extremely proud grandfather of Zachary and Mitchell Rubin. Cherished brother of the late Chuck Shuman. Bernie was proud to be a Chicago Police Officer for more than 38 years. He also served in the United States Army. Bernie had a way with people. He was warm, funny, kind, positive, honest and passionate. He never met a stranger. Most of all he loved his family. Private graveside services were held. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Chicago Center Refuah 311, 6557 Lincoln Avenue Lincolnwood, IL 60712, c/o Rabbi Matzliach, and Shomrim Society of Illinois Endowment Fund, PO Box 59258 Chicago, IL 60659 Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Heartfelt and prayerful condolences from the Chicago Police Chaplains. Bernie will be remembered at the next Police Mass.

In the meantime, may family and friends know the healing touch of our all-loving, all-merciful God! [Police Chaplains Ministry: or 312/738-7588]

~ ~ Fr. Dan Brandt, CPD Chaplain
September 23, 2022
Worked with Bernie in MAIS great guy and friend help me many times when I was bogged down with work and always
had a smile and a good/great story. He may be gone but I'll always remember him.
Condolences to the Family you have lost a great guy.

Ed Ryan CPD retired.

September 23, 2022