February 27, 1936 - November 20, 2022
Date and Time
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at 12 Noon
Chicago Jewish Funerals
8851 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, Illinois 60077
Rabbi Aron Wolf
7801 West Montrose Avenue
Norridge, Illinois 60706
Bernard William Revsine of Chicago died on Sunday, November 20, at Buckingham Pavilion. He was 86. Loving husband of the late Joan Revsine (nee Burdick), and devoted father and proud grandfather, he is survived by his sons Paul (Jacqueline Henderson), Mitchell (Anna Mohl), and Norman, and his grandchildren Cambria, Mahler, Dylan and Samantha. His brother Lawrence died in 2007.
He was born in Chicago to Victor B. and Pauline (Berger) Revsine. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting with honors from Roosevelt University. He earned an MBA in finance with honors from Northwestern University and was a certified public accountant. He also studied at the Hebrew Theological College.
He initially worked for several international consulting firms and later was a corporate accountant and controller. He also taught accounting and finance courses at Chicago City College and served on national and regional AICPA accounting committees.
Along with his late wife, he was a long-time subscriber to Lyric Opera, Court Theatre, and several other theater companies, and travelled to Israel and other foreign and domestic destinations. He enjoyed reading the Wall Street Journal and watching sports.
Service Wednesday 12Noon at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd. (at Niles Center Road) Skokie. Interment Westlawn. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hadassah Medical Organization, my.hadassah.org/ or Ida Crown Jewish Academy, www.icja.org/. To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com