Maxine Arkes

Maxine Jane Arkes (Newar)

Thursday, December 28th, 1922 - Thursday, April 4th, 2019
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Maxine Arkes, nee Newar, age 96, of Chicago, beloved wife for 75 years of Ben Arkes; loving mother of Hal (Sylvia) and Michael (Helen, nee Leshner) Arkes; adored grandma of Daniel Arkes; dear sister of the late Donald (Leila) Newar; treasured aunt, cousin and friend to many. Service Monday, 11:00 a.m. at Anshe Emet Synagogue, 3751 N. Broadway, Chicago. Interment Private. Maxine was personally active and philantropic in numerous community service organizations. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl 17, Chicago, IL 60601, For condolence information: The Goldman Funeral Group, (847) 478-1600.
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  • Service

    Monday, April 8th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Monday, April 8th, 2019 11:00am
    Anshe Emet Synagogue
    3751 North Broadway
    CHICAGO, IL 60613
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rabbi Michael Siegel
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    Anshe Emet Synagogue
    3751 N. Broadway
    CHICAGO, IL 60613
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Immediately following the service, there will be a reception in the Malkov Chapel at Anshe Emet Synagogue. On Monday and Tuesday evening, 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. the Arkes Family will be receiving condolences at Michael and Helen's residence, 130 E. Oak St., Unit 27 A, Chicago, IL 60611. There is parking in their building, off of Oak Street.


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