Funeral Details

Buddy Black

November 28, 1947 - June 7, 2024

Interment - Private

Memorial Contributions

Chicago Master Singers
P.O. Box 1503
Barrington, Illinois 60011
Anti-Cruelty Society
157 West Grand Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654
Doctors Without Borders USA
P.O. Box 5030
Hagerstown, Maryland 21741


Buddy Black, age 76.
Devoted husband of 43 years of Barbara A. Black, nee Teslik. Loving father Rebecca Anne Black. Fond uncle of Dr. Adam (Dr. Stephanie) Black and Brian (Heiji Choi) Black. Beloved great uncle of many. Dear brother of the late Dennis (Joyce) Black. Cherished son of the late Harold and the late Frances Black.
Buddy was an avid sports enthusiast, an “almost-pro” golfer, and possessed a natural talent for singing and performing. He was a dedicated member of the Chicago Master Singers and served as president of the organization for a time. Buddy was also a very dedicated employee of 35 years at Nichicon, working his way up to National Distribution Manager and traveling abroad for business often. He also enjoyed traveling with his family, especially to Europe. He will be remembered for his sense of humor, his love of animals, and his dedication to his family.
To keep everyone safe and healthy, the chapel service and interment are private. A public memorial service will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Chicago Master Singers, P.O. Box 1503, Barrington, Illinois 60011,, or to Anti-Cruelty Society, 157 West Grand Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60654,, or to Doctors Without Borders USA, P.O. Box 5030, Hagerstown, Maryland 21741, Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals – Buffalo Grove Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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