Robert Colen

Robert E. Colen

Tuesday, February 22nd, 1938 - Monday, June 17th, 2019
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Robert E. Colen, age 81, beloved husband and best friend for 53 years of Joanne, nee Greenberg; loving father of Jill (Steve) Parker and Dr. Darryl (Dave Lendon) Colen; adored Papa of Ian and Kevin Parker; devoted son of the late Joe and Ida Colen; cherished brother of Lenny (late Eunice) Colen and Jack (Arlene) Colen; dear brother-in-law of Ron (Barbara Sonneborn) Greenberg; treasured uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Service Friday 10:00 a.m. at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Cancer Wellness Center, or to the charity of your choice. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, (847) 478-1600.
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  • Service

    Friday, June 21st, 2019 | 10:00am
    Friday, June 21st, 2019 10:00am
    Buffalo Grove Chapel - Under the Direction of The Goldman Funeral Group
    195 N. Buffalo Grove Road
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    Rabbi Sam Gordon
  • Interment

    Shalom Memorial Park
    1700 W. Rand Road
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  • Shiva

    Colen Residence
    8920 Moody Avenue
    MORTON GROVE, IL 60053
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    The family will be receiving condolence Friday from the cemetery (approx 12:15 p.m.) until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Shiva Coordinator is Randi Berger at (773) 742-2702.


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