Date of Death: July 2nd, 2019
29 in Sivan 5779
ObituaryRay Fleischer best friend and devoted husband of 71 years to Marlynn Fleischer; proud father of Cary, Ken (Judy), David (Tina), and Adam (Kim); loving grandfather of Holly (Tony), Benjamin (Erica), Rachel (Avi), Tamara (Michael), Johanna, Julia, and Jordan; beloved great grandpa of eight, and brother of Larry (the late Beverly) and the late Davie (Lenie); treasured uncle, cousin and friend of many. Ray lived his commitment to community by serving as President of the of the Skokie School Board 73 ½, Niles Township High School Board 219, and the Skokie Park District Board. He was founder and vice president of McNally Park Little League, a board member of Y-Me Breast Cancer, and a tireless worker for Jewish causes including Israel Bonds and the Niles Township Jewish Congregation where he held numerous leadership roles over 60 years. Ray will be remembered for his quick wit, humor and unique pun-manship. His eye-rolling one-liners will live on through generations in what forever will be affectionately and lovingly known as "such a grandpa joke." Chapel service Friday 2:30 PM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Congregation at www.ehnt.org . For information and condolences, (847) 255-3520 or www.shalom2.com
Service InformationService : Friday, July 5th at 2:30 pm
Service Location: Shalom Chapel Service -Shalom Memorial Funeral Home
Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Guest Book & Memories
July 7th, 2019
Ray was quite the Hoofer !
~Friend of the family, State of delirium
July 4th, 2019
We are so sorry to hear about the passing of Ray. Our condolences go out to Marlynn and family.
Marla & David Freedman
July 4th, 2019
On behalf of the former campers and staff of Camp Waupaca (The Camp Waupaca Reunion Group), we offer our sincere condolences. May his memory be a blessing.
~Friend, Sleepy Eye
Yahrzeit Dates For Ray Fleischer
Tradition directs us in the evening before the Yahrzeit dates listed below, the anniversary of our loved one's day of death, we are to kindle a candle in our homes as a reminder of their place in our hearts.
|29th of Sivan 5780||6/21/2020|
|29th of Sivan 5781||6/9/2021|
|29th of Sivan 5782||6/28/2022|
|29th of Sivan 5783||6/18/2023|