Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Gary R. Shlifka

June 1, 1962 - January 9, 2022


Date and Time

Friday, January 14, 2022 at 1:00 PM


Temple Jeremiah
937 Happ Road
Northfield, Illinois 60093


Rabbi Rachel Heaps
Cantor Susan Lewis Friedman

Interment - Private

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Memorial Contributions

National Multiple Sclerosis Society
PO Box #91891
Washington, D.C. 20090
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
199 Water Street, 11th Floor
New York, New York 10038


Gary Shlifka, age 59

Loving father of Britney Shlifka and Mitchell Shlifka. Beloved son of Ruby and the late Sam Shlifka. Brother of Lori and Gary Kash. Cherished friend and former husband of Joanne Shlifka. Service Friday 1:00 PM at Temple Jeremiah 937 North Happ Road, Northfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to National Multiple Sclerosis Society, PO Box #91891, Washington, D.C. 20090​, www.nationalmssociety.org or the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 199 Water Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10038, afsp.org. To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com


We encourage you to share your personal
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My sincere condolences for your loss. Gary will truly be missed.

Andy Mickiewicz
January 12, 2022
Shlifka family, I am very sorry for your loss. Gary was always fun to be around and will be missed.

Roger Channell
January 12, 2022
Dear Shlifka family, please accept my sincere condolences for your loss. Gary was such a kind man... he will be missed.

Mario Mitola
January 12, 2022
My sincere condolences for your loss. Gary was truly a good man and fun to be around and will be definitely missed.

Surendra Singh
January 13, 2022
Sending my deepest condolences to Brit, Mitchell & family. Brit always talked so fondly of her dad & I always enjoy hearing family stories. Sending love & hugs.

Brittany Galiardo
January 14, 2022
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