In Memorial

Joseph A. Fruchter

Date of Death: January 10th, 2021
27 Tevet 5781


Joseph A. Fruchter; beloved husband and best friend for 41 years to Davida nee Levin; very devoted son of the late Bella and Nathan; treasured nephew of the late Bessie Odzer; cherished brother of Robert Fruchter and Karen and Mitchell Grobman; dear brother-in-law of Larry Fisher; loving uncle of Erron and Mollie Fisher, Moria and Russell Bittmann, Ian Fisher (fiancée Courtney Anderson), Zoe Grobman, Adam Grobman, Devora Fisher, Aviva and Pinchas Rosenberg; proud great-uncle of Dora, Oren, Charlie, Jonah, Eli and Liam. In Joe's memory, please do an act of kindness to help a family in need. Virtual service will take place on Wednesday. To leave condolences and for a link to view the service: Shalom Memorial Funeral Home (847) 255-3520 or

Service Information

Service : Wednesday, January 13th at 11:00 am
Service Location: Private Service-Live Stream Access - Shalom Memorial Park

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Services took place on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 11:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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January 18th, 2021

Always enjoyed greetings and talking to you both at High Holiday services at Beth Hillel.
Our sincere condolences to you for the loss of Joe who we very much appreciated knowing.
Ellen and Allen Sered

~Ellen and Allen Sered
~friend, wilmette

January 14th, 2021

Dear Davida,

Tho I never knew Joe outside of Beth Hillel he was always a friendly and welcoming person.

We were very surprised and sorry to learn of his passing. We always knew the two of you were very close and hopefully your fond memories of Joe will help to keep his spirit alive.


Mike & Barb Katz

~Mike & Barb Katz
~friend, Wilmette, Il

January 13th, 2021

Dear Davida & family,
I was saddened to hear this evening of Joe's death. Davida, you and Joe were so close for so long, I know you will miss him greatly.
The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed.

~Lynne V. Hoyer
~teaching colleague, Wheeling, IL

January 13th, 2021

We were so saddened and shocked by the sudden loss of your beloved Joe. Our thoughts and prayers have been heading to you and your family since we heard the news. To us, Joe was a quiet man, but very welcoming and kind. We enjoyed the time getting to know him and I know Martin enjoyed the time he got to have with him whenever he was there to help you with this that and the other thing. He will be sadly missed. Thinking of you on this very sad and difficult day. Many hugs to you.


The Duda Family

~Christina, Martin and Michelle
~Friend, Lindenhurst

January 12th, 2021

Words cannot express how sorry I am. He was always such a kind, pleasant, friendly gentleman. You had 41 wonderful years together, and those memories will always keep him close to you. You have my deepest sympathy.

~Carol Peterson
~Friend, Skokie, IL

January 12th, 2021

Dear Davida,
Sherwin and I were so very sorry to hear about Joe. It was always so nice to run into the two
of you. Joe and you made such a wonderful couple. We are thinking of you and wishing you strength and peace. Sending our love to you.
Ronda and Sherwin Dubin

~Ronda Dubin

January 12th, 2021

Davida, Robert and Family: on behalf of the Odzer's, we are saddened to hear of Joe's passing. Our father Max loved him just like a son and he was a great cousin. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May his memory be a blessing.

David, Joseph and Randall Odzer

~Randall Odzer
~Cousin, Chicago, IL

January 11th, 2021

Dear Davida and Family,
I was so saddened to hear about the passing on of your beloved Joe. Joe was such a sweet and caring man who always greeted people with a sincere welcome. May you find comfort in knowing that your love and fond memories will always remain in your hearts and minds.

~Elizabeth Stucker
~, Glenview


Yahrzeit Dates For Joseph A. Fruchter

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 Tevet 578212/31/2021
27th of Tevet 57831/20/2023
27th of Tevet 57841/8/2024
27th of Tevet 57851/27/2025
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