Gerald Lapins

Gerald "Jerry" Lapins

Thursday, November 3rd, 1921 - Saturday, April 20th, 2019
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Gerald “Jerry” Lapins, age 97, of Mequon, WI, formerly of Highland Park, IL; served honorably in the U.S. Army during WWII and was a Bronze Star Recipient; beloved husband of the late Beverly Lapins; loving father of Valerie Lapins and Amy (Michael Gonzales) Lapins; dear father-in-law of Brian Black; adored Papa of Molly (Stuart) Jenkins, Stephanie (Andrew) Katz, Michael and Caroline Black, Sean, Jill and Dana O’Brien; proud Zayde of Leo; devoted son of the late Daniel and Bessie Lapins; cherished brother of Sorrell “Sooky” (Lona) Lapins and the late Conrad “Connie” (late Ann) Lapins; treasured uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Jerry was a loyal and passionate long-time Chicago Cubs fan. Service Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. at North Suburban Synagogue Beth El, 1175 Sheridan Rd., Highland Park, IL 60035. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to North Suburban Synagogue Beth El or Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid, 6880 N. Green Bay Ave., Glendale, WI 53209. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, (847) 478-1600.
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  • Service

    Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 | 10:30am
    Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 10:30am
    North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
    1175 Sheridan Road
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    Rabbi Michael Schwab
    Rabbi Alex Freedman
    Cantor Benjamin Tisser
  • Interment

    Memorial Park Cemetery
    9900 Gross Point Road
    SKOKIE, IL 60076
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Anshe Emet Section
  • Shiva

    Tracey and Robert Kritt Residence
    440 Standish Drive
    DEERFIELD, IL 60015
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    Tuesday from the cemetery until 9:00 p.m.


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