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In Loving Memory of

Burton Bud Shulhafer

April 12th, 2024


Burton Shulhafer, 102, passed away on April 12, 2024. Beloved husband and best friend of the late Carolyn Ruth for 71 wonderful years; loving father of Donna (James) Holmes, Joan (Scott) Osika, Linda (William) Bingham and the late Richard (Leslie); cherished "Grandpa Bud" of Sarah (Randy Tipton), Lynne, Jeffrey (Brooke) Holmes, Jennifer (Robert Heuchling) Holmes, Robert Bingham and Joseph Bingham; much loved great grandpa of Georgia Tipton, Emilia, Louis and William Holmes, Brennan, Madeleine and Amelia Heuchling; devoted brother of the late Gloria (the late Art) Greenman; dear uncle, great uncle and friend of many. Bud was a proud Air Force Veteran. He served in World War II and the Korean War and was a decorated Lieutenant Colonel. The family would like to express their gratitude to all the staff that took exceptional care of Bud during his time at Captain James A, Lovell Community Living Center. Memorial donations can be made to: Community Living Center at The Captain James A. Lovell VA Healthcare, Interment Shalom Memorial Park. Chapel service, Monday, April 15, 2024; 2:30 PM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights, IL. For a link to view the service, shiva information and to leave condolences: or (847) 255-3520.

Memorial Events

Shalom Chapel Service

Date & Time Monday 04/15/2024 at 02:30 PM

Address Shalom Memorial Funeral Home
1700 West Rand Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60004


Address Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights


The Family is receiving calls of condolence at:
The Home of Jeff and Brooke Holmes
2806 Blackhawk
Wilmette, Illinois 60091

Following the service until 8 PM

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