In Memorial

Oscar Miller

Date of Death: April 26th, 2021
14 Iyar 5781


Oscar Miller, age 100, beloved husband of Esther Miller (nee Bromberg), happily married for 75 years; loving father of Lauren Miller, Sharyn Yensko and Ira (Lillie) Miller; cherished grandfather of Eran (Steven); preceded in death by his dear brothers Harold and Samuel Miller; treasured uncle of Alan, Debbie, Marilyn, Phil, and the late Lois and Marty; Oscar was a WWII veteran, Hebrew School and Sunday School teacher, and a Professor Emeritus in Economics and a much-admired Dean of Students Affairs and Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs at the University of Illinois, Chicago. Oscar was brilliant, gentle, kind, and modest. He taught and inspired literally thousands of people throughout his life and career. He was a loving father and husband with a focus and passion for family, Israel, Judaism, economics, and classical music. He will be sorely missed by friends and family. His legacy will live on for generations to come. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Jewish United Fund, Private chapel service.

Service Information

Service : Thursday, April 29th at 12:00 pm
Service Location: Private Service-Live Stream Access - Shalom Memorial Funeral Home

May His Memory Be For A Blessing

You are invited to view the funeral service of Oscar Miller which will take place on Thursday, April 29 at 12:00 PM by clicking on the link below.

Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights

Shiva Information

Shiva is Private
Notes of condolences may be sent to
Ira Miller
13485 W. Hart Street
Wadsworth, Illinois 60083

Jewish United Fund (JUF)
30 S. Wells Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60606

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Yahrzeit Dates For Oscar Miller

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
15th of Iyyar 57825/16/2022
15th of Iyyar 57835/6/2023
15th of Iyyar 57845/23/2024
15th of Iyyar 57855/13/2025
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