Funeral Details

Sherwin Packer

July 9, 1928 - July 11, 2022


Date and Time

Friday, July 15, 2022 at 10:00 AM


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


Rabbi David Oler


Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Road
Skokie, Illinois 60076
Get Directions


Maggiano's Little Italy
4999 Old Orchard Center, Suite A28
Skokie, Illinois 60076
Get Directions
Immediately following the Interment


We invite you to record a video, sharing a story or memory of Sherwin Packer. Your private recording will only be shared with the family.

Memorial Contributions

Save-A-Pet, Inc
31664 North Fairfield Road
Grayslake, Illinois 60030
Center for Enriched Living
280 Saunders Road
Riverwoods, Illinois 60015

Understanding Shiva


Sherwin Packer, age 94. Beloved husband of the late Joanne Packer nee Papish and the late Marilyn Lipton Packer. Loving father of Steven (Ginny) Packer, the late David (Nancy) Packer, and the late Gary Packer. Proud grandfather of Jeremy Packer, Ryan Packer, Ben Packer, Hannah Widman, and Joshua Widman. Service Friday 10AM 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 Save-A-Pet, Inc., 31664 N. Fairfield Road, Grayslake, IL 60030, or Center for Enriched Living, 280 Saunders Road, Riverwoods, IL 60015, To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


We encourage you to share your personal condolences and stories of Sherwin Packer below and we will share them with the family.
*Email and phone numbers will NOT be displayed online

My deepest sympathy.

Linda Surgick
July 15, 2022
Sincere condolences.

Maurice Nix
July 18, 2022