In Memorial

Jacob Harry Hornung

Date of Death: October 15th, 2020
27 in Tishri 5781


Jacob H. Hornung, age 94, Army veteran, beloved husband of the late Ruth Cecilia (nee Buckman) and the late Byrna (nee Lamansky); devoted father of Anita (Brad Burker) Hornung and Lee (Nina) Hornung; cherished grandfather of Sarah and Emily Burker and Katrina and Katherine Hornung; adored brother of the late Caroline (nee Steiner) and late Lorraine (nee Schwarz); loving partner to the late Barbara Adler. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association,, City of Hope, and Honor Flight Chicago, Services are private. To leave condolences and for information, including a link to view the service: Shalom Memorial Funeral Home (847) 255-3520 or

Service Information

Service : Sunday, October 18th at 10:00 am
Service Location: Private Graveside Service - Shalom Memorial Park

May His Memory Be For A Blessing

You are invited to view the recording of the funeral service for Jack Hornung that took place on Sunday October 18 at 10:00 am by clicking on the link below.
This link will be available for 30 days.

Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights

Shiva Information

Shiva will be observed on Zoom, Sunday, October 18 and Monday, October 19th at 6:30 with shiva minyan prayers at 7:00 PM

Notes of condolences may be sent to the Hornung family
c/o Shalom Memorial Funeral Home
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004

Alzheimer's Association
225 N. Michigan Avenue, Floor 17
Chicago, Illinois 60601

City of Hope
1500 E. Duarte Road
Duarte, California 91010

Honor Flight Chicago
9701 W. Higgins Road Suite 310
Des Plaines, Illinois 60018

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Guest Book & Memories

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October 18th, 2020

It was a very respectful and memorable service. May Uncle Jack z”l name be for a blessing to you and all Israel.
Love Anne and Eddie Galster

~Anne &Eddie Galster
~Cousin, Chicago Il

October 17th, 2020

Rest in peace, Jack.

~Karyn Adler Fasel
~, Chester Springs


Yahrzeit Dates For Jacob Harry Hornung

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 Tishri 578210/3/2021
27th of Tishri 578310/22/2022
27th of Tishri 578410/12/2023
27th of Tishri 578510/29/2024
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