Marcy P. Filinson nee Mitnick, age 69.
Beloved wife of Roy A. Filinson. Loving mother of Wendy (Mark), Laura (Joey), and Haley (Jeff). Proud grandmother of Grant and Chase (Wendy), Madeline, Russell, and Dylan (Laura), and Mia and Ellie (Haley). Dear sister of Penny (Richard). Cherished aunt of Emily, Jonathan, Melanie, and Valerie. Devoted daughter of the late William and Dorothy Mitnick. Marcy had a teaching career in District 112, in Highland Park, IL. She taught children with special needs, and piloted a program where behavior disordered students were able to participate in a mainstream classroom all day. She also taught social studies to eighth graders. In addition to her educational career, Marcy the fashionista, opened up a clothing store in Port Clinton, in Highland Park. She took upscale second hand clothes and also sold purses, shoes and other designer accessories. The store was called SEAMS LIKE NEW. To keep everyone safe and healthy, service will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contribution may be made to Northshore University Foundation - Kellogg Cancer Center, in memory of Marcy, foundation.northshore.org/donatekellogg.
Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229-8822, www.cjfinfo.com