Funeral Details

Robert Loren Wolfberg

December 21, 1938 - May 3, 2024


Date and Time

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 at 12:30 PM


Chicago Jewish Funerals
Buffalo Grove Chapel
195 North Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
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Rabbi Binah Wing
Temple Beth-El Rockford

Interment - Private

Memorial Contributions

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22478
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73123


Robert Loren Wolfberg, 85.

Beloved husband of Judith nee Stein. Loving father of Lawrence (Paul Bowman) Wolfberg, Robin (Kevin) Hoppenrath and step-father of Jill Shachter and Benjamin (Kara) Shachter. Adoring Zayde of Alexander Hoppenrath, Rachel Kammerer, Payton Kammerer and step-Zayde of Kalyn Reagan and Julia Reagan. Dear brother of Adele "Nicky" (the late George) Hall. Service Tuesday, 12:30 pm at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Road, (one block North of Lake Cook Rd.) Buffalo Grove. Interment private. To view the funeral online, please visit our website. In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 would be appreciated. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals – Buffalo Grove Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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A dear friend a wonderful man our prayers and thoughts are with the family, you will be missed!!!!

Phil and Berta Tofani

Berta and Phil Tofani
May 5, 2024
Oh the memories…… those were the days. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Love , Leanne.

Leanne Seikel
May 5, 2024
We will miss our chats with Bob at Puerta Espana in Mazatlán. We loved talking with Bob about his love for spending time away from the cold Chicago winters. He loved his Mazatlán home. We hope to catch up with Judy in November in Mazatlán.

Bob & Cindy Stevens
May 5, 2024
My sincerest condolences to Judy, Jill, and the entire family.

Cary Kozlov
May 5, 2024
Continuously thinking of you and all of your family. May you have peace and comfort during this sad time. Much love, Phyllis

Phyllis Bowman-Cash
May 6, 2024
Heartfelt condolences to the families at this sad time. May your happiest memories lessen your grief.

Noreen Stein Silverman and Robert Silverman SILVERMAN
May 6, 2024
We will miss date nights with Bob and Judy, Wednesdays at Villa Italia. We hope Judy will continue to be our date in Mazatlan next year. Our hearts go out to the entire family for the loss of Bob as you try to adjust to a new reality without someone that was so loved. Please accept our condolences. Bob will truly be missed.

Susan and Brien Kulbaba
May 6, 2024
Words cannot express our sadness. We will always remember our good times with Bob in Mazatlan. May there be comfort in knowing that someone so special will never be forgotten.

David and Brenda Kazin
May 6, 2024
We are thinking about you and your family
during this sad time.

Shirley and Phil Bowman
May 6, 2024
Judy & family
We can’t tell you enough how sorry we are to hear of Bob.s passing. Our prayers & hugs are with you today & tomorrow & all the days, months & years afterwords.
We have known Bob for 60 years - that’s a long & wonderful time. We shared many wonderful & not so wonderful memories during those years.
Then you came along & became an important part of our friendship.
I value the time we had with you & Bob very much.
Again, our prayers & thoughts are with you.
Our love to all.
Rena & Ron

Rena &Ron Bahrmasel
May 6, 2024
My most sincere condolences to you and your family.
Marion Lazar

Marion Lazar
May 7, 2024