Jacqueline Brave

Jacqueline C. "Jacquie" Brave

Saturday, December 28th, 1935 - Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
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Jacqueline C. “Jacquie” Brave, nee Cohen, age 84, of Chicago, formerly of Kansas City, MO and New Orleans, LA, Founder and retired Co-President of Accenting Chicago Events and Tours; loving mother of Amy B. (Jim) Acri and Suzanne Bettinger; adored grandmother of Emily and Madeline Acri and Carolyn (Jonathan) Boren; devoted daughter of the late Harry P. and late Sarah M. Cohen; cherished sister of Arthur (Sheryl) and Joseph Cohen and Barbara Lief; Jacquie’s beloved friend Robert Spieler. Jacquie was a volunteer and active member of Friends of the Parks, National Council of Jewish Women, and Congregation Hakafa. In addition, she was an avid lover of music, theater and art museums. Service Friday, 12:30 p.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 Blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment Willow Lawn Cemetery, Vernon Hills. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society,, Congregation Hakafa,, The Lyric Opera, or a charity of your choice. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, (847) 478-1600.
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  • Service

    Friday, February 7th, 2020 | 12:30pm
    Friday, February 7th, 2020 12:30pm
    Buffalo Grove Chapel - Under the Direction of The Goldman Funeral Group
    195 N. Buffalo Grove Road
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    Rabbi Bruce Elder
  • Interment

    Willow Lawn Cemetery
    24090 U.S. 45
    VERNON HILLS, IL 60061
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  • Shiva

    The Clare, The Abbey on the 53rd Floor
    55 E. Pearson Street
    CHICAGO, IL 60611
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    Friday from the cemetery (approximately 4:00 p.m.) until 7:00 p.m., There is parking at The Clare on Rush Street. THEN ON SATURDAY EVENING, February 8th, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Amy and Jim Acri Residence, 871 Bell Lane, Winnetka, IL 60093.


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