Funeral Details

Stephanie Rachel Bakrins

July 24, 1991 - September 7, 2023


Date and Time

Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at 1:00 PM


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 West Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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By Family


Miller-Bakrins Residence
1070 Fremont Court West
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
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Following the interment until 9PM
Wednesday and Thursday 4PM to 9PM

Memorial Contributions

The Michael I. Jacobson Memorial Gomle Fund
195 North Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089


Stephanie Rachel Bakrins, age 32.

Beloved mother of Eli. Cherished daughter of Celene (Edward Pondell) Bakrins and Perry Bakrins. Dear sister of Michelle Bakrins and Dustin Bakrins. She was the most loving, big-hearted person there was. Stephanie cared about others more than herself. She was the proudest loving mother of the sweetest baby boy. Stephanie was always the life of the party and lived life to the fullest. She truly lived like a free bird. She will be missed, but her memory will forever live on through her family and friends. She will forever be their guardian angel. Graveside service Tuesday 1PM at Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery, Section 8, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Michael I. Jacobson Memorial Gomle Fund, 195 North Buffalo Grove Road, Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089, To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Dear Celene,and Family,
We are so deeply sorry about the loss of sweet dear Stephanie.
Sending much Love and she will always be in our hearts.
Lisa, Mitch, Garrett & Breya

Lisa Whitefield
September 11, 2023
To your family at this time, may you always remember the joy she brought. May Eli help shine a light through the darkness. Love and peace to you all.

Marcy Goldstein
September 11, 2023
Please accept our sincere condolences at this very sad time.
May Stephanie Rest In Peace.
Candi & Mark Nathan

Candi Nathsn
September 11, 2023
My heart and prayers will be with you Celine,Eli and family.
Make a memory photo album together so Eli will always knows how special Stephanie was. You both have a guardian angel who will always be watching over you.

Hang in there my friend, I'm here to talk if you need me. Love you

Deb Derbin
September 11, 2023
Dear Celene and Family,
I am so very sorry to hear of the passing of your sweet daughter Stephanie. Sending you my deepest heartfelt condolences. May her memory be for a blessing.

Abbie Libman
September 12, 2023