Barbara Pinsker

Barbara Pinsker (Sloan)

Tuesday, April 17th, 1934 - Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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Barbara Sloan Walzer Rosenberg Pinsker, age 84, raised her family in Glencoe, then moved to Kansas City, and returned to the Chicago area in 2010; beloved wife of the late Dr. Oscar Pinsker and the late Paul Rosenberg; cherished friend and former spouse of the late Irwin Walzer; loving mother of Wendy (Robbie Greene) Walzer Bandklayder, Judy (Jerry) Shapiro and the late Bennett Walzer; adored Nana of Melissa (Brandon) Hechtman, Allison (Jesse) Gray, Scott (Alyse) Shapiro, Michael and Sari Bandklayder, and Jami Shapiro; proud Great Nana of seven; devoted daughter of the late Philip and the late Fannie Sloan; dear sister of Gerald (Marsha Serlin) Sloan; treasured aunt, cousin, and friend to many. Barbara was lovingly cared for by her “Angel” Monica. Service Sunday, 10:00 a.m. at The Chapel, 8851 Skokie Blvd., Skokie (at Niles Center Rd.). Interment Westlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation,, JourneyCare Hospice,, National Multiple Sclerosis Society,, or Aids Foundation of Chicago, Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, (847) 478-1600.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Sunday, March 24th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Sunday, March 24th, 2019 10:00am
    Skokie Chapel - Under the Direction of The Goldman Funeral Group
    8851 Skokie Boulevard
    SKOKIE, IL 60077
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    Cantor Steven Stoehr
  • Interment

    Westlawn Cemetery
    7801 W. Montrose Avenue
    Norridge, IL 60706
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    Section: Eastlake
  • Shiva

    Judy and Jerry Shapiro Residence
    3572 Dauphine Avenue
    NORTHBROOK, IL 60062
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    Sunday from the cemetery (approximately 1:00 p.m.) until 9:00 p.m.


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Karen and Scott Solovy

Posted at 08:48pm
So sorry for your loss.
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Molly and Linda Rudnick and Bernice Tarshis

Posted at 11:31pm
We loved learning more about Barbara today and what a wonderful mom, nana and friend she was to so many. Our love and thoughts are with you.
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Sari Forero

Posted at 03:06pm
Every minute i got to spend with my nana was a special one filled with so much love its impossible to pick just one she was an inspiration to me and my biggest cheerleader i love you nana with all my heart yout in my pocket gone but never forgotten

Faith Bandklayder & Neil Wasserman

Posted at 07:29am
In memory of Barbara Pinsker and the love and care that she gave to all her family and friends. May she live on in the hearts of those whose lives she touched. Love, Faith and Neil
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The Hanna Family

Posted at 01:00am
We are so sorry for your loss Judy and family. Sending you condolences and love
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