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In Loving Memory of Leon Poteshman

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Details about the Funeral, Burial and Shiva in Memory of Leon Poteshman are listed below.

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Date & Time Friday 08/20/2021 at 01:30 PM

Address Shalom Memorial Park
1700 Rand Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Clergy Rabbi Yosef Schanowitz
Central Avenue Synagogue

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Wounded Warrior Project
P.O. Box 758516
Topeka, KS 66675-8516
www.woundedwarriorproject.org

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Leon Poteshman, 99. WWII Veteran. Served in the Army and was a “Ritchie Boy” on the French team. Also a member of the OSS and trained at Fort Ritchie, Maryland. Beloved husband for 69 years of Esther, nee Schwartz. Loving father of Marcy (Dr. Richard) Walovitch and Gary Poteshman. Proud grandfather of Ilana (Anthony) Seariac, Joshua Theodore (Jasmine) Walovitch, Ariel Walovitch, Alyssa (Matt) Shamis and Danielle Poteshman. Cherished great grandfather of Luke Seariac, Jack Seariac, Naomi Walovitch and Jacob Shamis. Dear brother of the late Alice Poteshman. Graveside service Friday, 1:30 PM at Shalom Memorial Park, 1700 W. Rand Rd., Arlington Heights, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516, www.woundedwarriorproject.org. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Buffalo Grove Chapel, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com


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