Funeral Details

Jean Best

December 16, 1934 - September 22, 2023


Date and Time

Sunday, September 24, 2023 at 9:00 AM


Chicago Jewish Funerals
Skokie Chapel
8851 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, Illinois 60077
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Rabbi Zvi Engel


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 West Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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Best Residence
3600 Grove Street
Skokie, Illinois 60076
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Traditional shiva
Sunday Only after interment

Memorial Contributions

Michael and Jean Best Philanthropic Fund
c/o Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation
30 South Wells Street
Chicago, Illinois 60606


Jeaninne Best nee Cohn

Beloved wife of the late Michael Best. Loving mother of Alison (Alan) Molotsky, Edward (Jane) Best and Barry (Malka Finkelstein) Best. Proud grandmother of Dina (Asher) Feuchtwanger, Aviva (Etai) Sooliman, Talia Molotsky, Jacob (Rachel), Rachel, Noah (Emma Bellows) and Ari Best. Devoted great grandmother of Yonatan, Chana, Tuvya Chaim, Amichai, Yair, Nadav Meir, Maya, Elah and Daniel. Dear sister of the late Arthur Crandall. Service Sunday 9AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals 8851 Skokie Blvd. (at Niles Center Road) Skokie. Interment Shalom Memorial Park. Memorials may be made in her name to the Michael and Jean Best Philanthropic Fund, c/o Jewish United Fund / Jewish Federation, 30 South Wells Street, Chicago, IL 60606. To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Sending sincere condolences to the Best Family. May warm memories comfort you in the days, months, and years to come.

Tina Herpe

Tina Herpe
September 22, 2023