Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Barbara Bornstein

September 23, 1930 - January 13, 2022


Date and Time

Monday, January 17, 2022 at 10:00 AM


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


Rabbi Ari Margolis
Congregation Or Shalom


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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Memorial Contributions

Libros for Learning
c/o Glen Baron
7614 Sims Road
Waxhaw, North Carolina 28173
Stevenson High School Foundation
2 Stevenson Drive
Lincolnshire, Illinois 60069


Barbara Bornstein, age 91

Beloved wife of the late Melvin. Loving mother of Randy (Joel) Finfer, Shelley (James) Swift, David (Jamee) Bornstein. Proud grandmother of Erica (Rick) Loiben, Benjamin Finfer, Jordan Finfer (Dr. Laura Wool), Jason Swift, The Honorable Ryan (Julie) Swift, and Jori Swift. Cherished great-grandmother of Madalyn, Isabelle, and Zach Loiben, Sydney and Leo Finfer, Bryn and Beckett Swift. Dear sister of Elaine Wegweiser. Service Monday, 10AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Road (One block north of Lake Cook Road) Buffalo Grove. Interment Shalom. To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Libros for Learning c/o Glen Baron, 7614 Sims Road, Waxhaw, NC 28173 or the Stevenson High School Foundation, 2 Stevenson Drive, Lincolnshire, IL 60069, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Buffalo Grove Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Dear family of Barbara Bornstein,
We are so sorry to hear about the death of your dear mother, Barbara. In her passing you have suffered a great loss. May the life she lived and the legacy she leaves you be a comfort for many years to come.
She was so special and we will never forget her. May Barbara’s spirit live on and remember those we hold most dear never truly leave us.
Phyllis and Bob Felsenberg

Phyllis and Bob Felsenberg
January 17, 2022
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