In Memorial

Sylvia Gilbert

Date of Death: August 15th, 2020
25 in Av 5780


Sylvia Gilbert nee Skar beloved wife and helpmate of Raymond for 61 years; loving and wonderful mother of Natalie (Nate) Solomon, Sheldon (Donna) Gilbert and Jeffrey (Jenilyn) Gilbert; cherished and devoted grandmother of Elena Solomon (Oren Yirmiya), Arielle Solomon, Jeremy Solomon, Alex Gilbert, Carley Gilbert and Shannon Kate Gilbert; dear sister of the late Francine (Howard) Malkin; adored aunt of many loving nieces and nephews. Sylvia taught in the Chicago Public schools for 37 years and was a winner of the President's Award for Excellence in Science Teaching. Private Service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Beth Hillel Bnai Emunah, American Cancer Society or Alzheimer's Association. For information including a link to view the service or to leave condolences, Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, (847) 255-3520 or

Service Information

Service : Monday, August 17th at 1:00 pm
Service Location: Private Graveside Service -Shalom Memorial Park

Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights

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Yahrzeit Dates For Sylvia Gilbert

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
25th of Av 57818/3/2021
25th of Av 57828/22/2022
25th of Av 57838/12/2023
25th of Av 57848/29/2024
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