Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Bernice Reinglass


Date and Time

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 12 Noon


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004


Rabbi Nate Crane
Cantor Pavel Roytman

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Guests attending the funeral must be vaccinated and masked. Unvaccinated guests may not attend.
Hugging and kissing are not permitted; elbow bumps are recommended.


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

Tuesday 3PM-9PM & Wednesday 2PM-9PM with Minyan at 7:30PM

Shiva will continue at the residence of Dr. Howard and Bev Reinglass in their backyard by entering the gate at either end of the home.
48 Meadowview Drive
Northfield, Illinois 60093
Thursday 1PM-3PM; 7PM-9PM (7:30PM Minyan)
Friday 1PM-3PM
Saturday 9PM-10:30PM
Sunday 1PM-3PM; 7PM-9PM (7:30PM Minyan)
Monday 1PM-3PM

Guest attending the Shiva both at the funeral home in Skokie and the Reinglass Residence in Northfield must be vaccinated and masked, except when eating and drinking.

Memorial Contributions

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie, Illinois 60077
Alzheimer’s Association
225 North Michigan Avenue, Floor 17
Chicago, Illinois 60601
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
595 Elm Place
Highland Park, Illinois 60035


Bernice Reinglass nee Waldman, 99 years and 4 months.

Beloved wife and best friend of the late Arnold Reinglass. Devoted and proud mother of Dr. Howard (Bev) Reinglass, Marvin (Pam) Reinglass and Dr. Steven (Donna) Reinglass. Treasured “Baubie Bea” of Michael (Dana) Reinglass, Carolyn (Dr. David Sklar) Reinglass, Tami (Randy) Horton, Daniel Reinglass, Mollie (Alexander) Plotkin, Derek (Alexandra) Reinglass, Amanda Reinglass and Kaylie Reinglass, blessed great grandmother of Shai, Shula, Elitsa, Ezra, Nace, Sarena, Noah, Namah, Lainey, Ila Gabrielle, and Jett. Dear sister of Tunia (the late Max) Kogan and sister-in-law of the late Jack(the late Frances) Reinglass. Auntie of many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Lovingly cared for by Amy for many years. A Holocaust survivor who met and married her husband of 63 years in Italy after liberation, she became the matriarch of a large, loving family, a member and supporter of Pioneer Women, Na’amat, B’nai B’rith Janusz Korczak Lodge, Ort, Israel Bonds, JUF and both the US Holocaust Museum, Washington and Illinois Holocaust Museum, Skokie, and a long-time member of A.G. Beth Israel Synagogue, Chicago. She will remain in our hearts forever. Graveside service Tuesday 12Noon at Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery (Section 10), 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Remembrances in Bernice’s name to Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, 9603 Woods Dr, Skokie, IL 60077, www.ilholocaustmuseum.org and Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17 Chicago, IL 60601, www.alz.org and The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 595 Elm Pl, Highland Park, IL 60035, www.ushmm.org are appreciated. To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com.


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Dear Marvin and Family, I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. Nancy and my prayers are with you and your family. Ken Arlen

Ken Arlen

August 30, 2021
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