Today is 01/23/2022 21st of Sh'vat, 5782


In Loving Memory of Leona Rubin


Details about the Funeral, Burial and Shiva in Memory of Leona Rubin are listed below.


Chicago Jewish Funerals provides comprehensive information and guidance about shiva and Jewish mourning through its partner


Date & Time Monday 11/29/2021 at 01:00 PM

Address Chicago Jewish Funerals
Skokie Chapel
8851 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, IL 60077

Clergy Rabbi Bruce Elder
Congregation Hakafa


Address Westlawn Cemetery
7801 West Montrose Avenue
Norridge, IL 60706


Rubin Residence

Address 5019 Wright Terrace
Skokie, IL 60077

Phone 224.316.0340

Additional Information Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
6PM - 9PM
Masks and Vaccines required

Shiva coordinator
Mrs. Melissa Kaufman

We invite you to record a video, sharing a story or memory of Leona Rubin. Your private recording will only be shared with the family.


Illinois Action for Children
Attention: Sandy Matthews
4753 North Broadway, 12th Floor
Chicago Illinois 60640.

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Leona “Lee” Rubin (née Applebaum) 84, the last living family Matriarch, passed away as she lived, on her own terms, with a sharp mind, unparalleled courage, strength, and fabulous nails—to begin, in her own words, “a new adventure.” her daughter, niece, and nephew by her side. Leona was the beloved wife to the love of her life, the late Elmer “Al” Rubin, magnificent mother of Sari, proudest bubbie of Ian Paul, devoted daughter of the late Annie and Harry Applebaum, sweet sister of the late Samuel and Jacqueline, loving aunt and great aunt to her nieces and nephews and loyal friend to many. Service Monday 1 PM at Chicago Jewish Funerals 8851 Skokie Blvd. (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment Westlawn. Memorial gifts may be made to Illinois Action for Children, or 4753 North Broadway, 12th floor, Chicago IL 60640. Attention: Sandy Matthews. To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,

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