Funeral Details

Judith M. Kamen

June 2, 1944 - May 6, 2022


Date and Time

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 2:30 PM


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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Rabbi Paul Cohen
Temple Jeremiah



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Memorial Contributions

Temple Jeremiah
937 North Happ Road
Northfield, Illinois 60093


Judith M. Kamen nee Kaplan, age 77

Loving wife for 55 years of Dr. Gary Kamen. Dear mother of Jonathan (Kristi) Kamen and the late Joshua Kamen. Proud grandmother of Ashley and Elizabeth “Ellie” Kamen. Cherished sister of Hal (Caroline Bombar) Kaplan. She was proud of her profession as a clinical social worker who also had post graduate training and certification in couples and family therapy. She loved teaching, reading and leading support groups. Most of all she loved her family. To keep everyone safe and healthy, the service has been changed to Tuesday 2:30PM graveside at Shalom Memorial Park (Section 8), 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights, Illinois. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Temple Jeremiah, 937 North Happ Road, Northfield, Illinois 60093, To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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My deepest condolences to you and your family.

carol saldinger
May 6, 2022
Dear Gary, We are sending our deepest condolences to you and your family. Judy's memory will always
be a blessing to us. Laura, Rose and Amy Homma

Laura Homma
May 10, 2022
My condolences to Dr Kamen and Jon. Growing up with Jon, I have very fond memories of Mrs. Kamen. She was very kind, giving and caring. I felt like a member of the family when I would visit. I will cherish the childhood memories and always have the family in my heart.

Carmine Perrelli
May 11, 2022