In Memorial

Max Kolpas

Date of Death: March 3rd, 2019
27 in Adar I 5779


Max Kolpas, age 94, loving father of Sharon Kolpas, Terri (Bob Menardo) Clotfelter and Michael Kolpas; cherished grandfather of Blake, Ashley, Brittany, Westin, Krystle, Tiffany (Judd), Keith (Ameyalli), Ginger and the late Kevin; adored great grandfather of Justin and Avery Elaine; much loved brother of Lou (Mariam) Kolpas, Judith Zalutsky (nee Kolpas) and the late Irving (the late Molly Lou) Kolpas; treasured uncle of many nieces and nephews. Chapel service Wednesday, March 6, 10:00 AM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment at Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to National Coalition for Homeless Veterans. For information and condolences: 847-255-3520 or

Service Information

Service : Wednesday, March 6th at 10:00 am
Service Location: Shalom Chapel Service -Shalom Memorial Funeral Home

Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights

Guest Book & Memories

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March 5th, 2019

 Brittany Kolpas

Lunch at Omega Restaurant in Niles, IL on May 4, 2014.

~Brittany Kolpas
~Granddaughter, Niles, IL

March 5th, 2019

Max, Elaine and little Sharon. Sharon Kolpas

My first Thanksgiving 1955, Juneway Terrace, Chicago Illinois. I was a year old a month later. My mother just turned 21, she was 20 years old when she had me and got married at 19. My father was 11 years older than she was. We were a beautiful family.

~Sharon Kolpas
~Daughter/first born, Daytona Beach, FL.

March 5th, 2019

 Sharon Kolpas

My dad and I at his 80th birthday party

~Sharon Kolpas
~First born of Max and Elaine, Daytona Beach, FL

March 5th, 2019

Thank you for being a wonderful caring uncle. You will be deeply missed.

~Dr. Sid Kolpas
~Nephew, Rose Valley, PA

March 5th, 2019

Grandpa, Mike (son of Max Kolpas), Westin and Keith (grandchildren). Keith M Clotfelter

Dinner with the 3 generations.

~Keith M Clotfelter
~Grandson, Mount Prospect

March 4th, 2019

Dad Michael Kolpas


~Michael Kolpas
~Son, Skokie, IL


Yahrzeit Dates For Max Kolpas

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.

Gregorian Date
27th of Adar 57803/23/2020
27th of Adar 57813/11/2021
27th of Adar I 57822/28/2022
27th of Adar 57833/20/2023
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