Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Marvin E. Sopkin

April 19, 1929 - May 14, 2019


Date and Time

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 1:00 PM


Waldheim Jewish Cemetery
1400 South Des Plaines Avenue
Forest Park, Illinois 60130


Rabbi Barry Schechter
Congregation Kol Emeth

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Memorial Contributions

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Marvin E. Sopkin, 90

Adored son of the late Edna nee Weiss and Robert Sopkin. Loving brother of Karen S. (the late Joseph) Schneider and the late Ronald Sopkin and brother-in-law of Sylvia Gillis. Uncle to Andrea (Gerald) Worthen, Paul (Wendi) Sopkin and Daniel (Stacy) Sopkin and the late Beth (the late Rodger) Olsen. Great-uncle to many. Past teacher at Taft High School for many, memorable years. Graveside Service, Thursday, 1:00 pm at Waldheim Jewish Cemetery, 1700 South Harlem Ave., Forest Park. In lieu of flowers, donations to your charity of choice would be appreciated. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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