Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Edwin Levinson

March 12, 1920 - October 8, 2018


Date and Time

Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 10:00 AM


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


Rabbi Rachel Weiss
Cantor Howard Friedland
Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation


Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Road
Skokie, Illinois 60076
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Levinson Rose Residence
3627 Davis Street
Skokie, Illinois 60076
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Immediately following the interment until 8 PM and Friday from 3 PM-6:30 PM

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Memorial Contributions

National Louis University Lifelong Learning
c/o Beth Epstein Rosenthal
5202 Old Orchard Road, Suite 300
Skokie, Illinois 60077


Edwin Levinson, 98. US Army Veteran of WWII and Korea. Beloved husband of the late Helen, nee Weinstein. Loving father of Dr. Judith Levinson (Lawrence Rose) and Dr. Michael (Sue) Levinson. Proud grandfather of Lisa (Jeff) Orschel and Emily Rose, Hilary Levinson (Stephen Wade) and Margy Levinson. Cherished great grandfather of Jackson, Louis and Hana. Dear brother of the late Shirley (the late Seymour) Shiner. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Service Thursday, 10 AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his memory to National Louis University Lifelong Learning, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Michael and Sharon Shapiro

Judy and Michael Our sincere condolences to your family. I have fond memories of your dad being a kind and thoughtful man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Sharon

Judy and Harvey Diamond

So sorry to hear of your fathers passing. He was a strong force in our once very large family. His research and written words will forever be handed down for generations. Thanks to our cousin Joan who is working hard to continue his work.
Hugs to you and your families.
Judy and Harvey Diamond
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