Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Arnold Cowen

May 13, 1929 - September 10, 2019


Date and Time

Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 1:00 PM


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


Rabbi Aaron Melman
Congregation Beth Shalom


Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Road
Skokie, Illinois 60076
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Harris Residence
980 Brand Lane
Deerfield, Illinois 60015
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Thursday upon return from the cemetery until 9PM.
Friday 1-4PM, Saturday 6-9PM and Sunday 3-8PM.

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Memorial Contributions

Oakton Community College
Educational Foundation
1600 East Golf Road
Des Plaines, Illinois 60016


Charity of your choice


Arnold Cowen. Beloved husband of Phyllis for 68 years. Beloved father of Lori (Bruce) Harris, Gary (Nina) Cowen, and Sharon (Allen) Lefkovitz. Proud grandfather of Nicole Harris (Matt Marcin), Mollie Cowen, Annie Harris, Emma Cowen, Jake Lefkovitz, Zach Lefkovitz, and Jeff Lefkovitz. Dear brother of Davida (the late Marty) Goldner, and the late Carole. Cherished brother-in-law of Richard (Carole) Spilberg. Service Thursday 1PM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Oakton Community College Educational Foundation or Charity of Your Choice. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


We encourage you to share your personal
condolences and stories of Arnold Cowen below and
we will share them with the family.

Nancy Mynard

Phyllis and family. How I loved being with you together. Arnold was a delight and a great man. May he rest in peace kibbitzing with Sy and Richard. My thoughts are with you.

Sheldon and Linda Gibbs

It has been a long time and lots of memories. All our sympathy
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