Harris Barnett

Harris "Bootie" Barnett

Tuesday, October 12th, 1926 - Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Harris “Bootie” Barnett, age 93 of Margate, FL and Lincolnshire, IL; long-time scrap dealer and broker, beloved husband of the late Rae Barnett, nee Pollack; loving father of Edward (Gayle Goldstein) Barnett, Howard (Angie) Barnett, and Paul (Ellen) Barnett; adored grandfather of Joshua, Benjamin (Laura), Michael (Susie), and Richard (Shannon) Barnett; proud great grandfather of Oliver, Elliot, Samantha, Ari, Ethan, Rhys, CeCe, Teddy, Everett, and Aidan; devoted son of the late Jesse and the late Mollie Barnett; cherished brother of the late Arnie (late Mary) Barnett and the late Glennis Barnett; dear brother-in-law of the late Morris (late Rose) Pollack, late Beatrice (late Simon) Ganellin, and the late William (late Muriel) Pollack; treasured uncle to numerous nieces and nephews. Bootie was the last survivor of his generation. He was an avid golfer, boater, and a true lifetime character. Loved by all that knew him. Service Tuesday, 12 Noon at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Entombment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions to JUF, Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, (847) 478-1600.
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    Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 | 12:00pm
    Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 12:00pm
    Buffalo Grove Chapel - Under the Direction of The Goldman Funeral Group
    195 N. Buffalo Grove Road
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rabbi Victor Weissberg
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    Paul and Ellen Barnett Residence
    1576 Braeburn Court
    Riverwoods, IL 60015
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    Tuesday from the cemetery (approximately 3:00 p.m.) until 9:00 p.m.


Donations are being accepted for: JEWISH UNITED FUND OF METROPOLITAN CHICAGO.


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