In Memorial

Ruth S. Harris

Date of Death: November 29th, 2021
25 Kislev 5782


Ruth S. Harris, 64; loving mother of her "lovely boy" Alex and her "wonderful boy" Jacob; devoted and treasured wife for 26 years of Mark; cherished sister of Joan (Michael) and Sarah (Joe); beloved daughter of Jean and the late Herbert; dear sister-in-law of Ben (Susan) and Paula; caring aunt of Aliza, Audrey (Andrew), Elaine, Ethan, Isabel, Rachel, Rebecca, and Zach. Ruth is loved by her many friends and will be dearly missed. "Her mouth opens with wisdom, her words guide with loving-kindness." (Proverbs 31:26). Chapel service today, Wednesday, at 2:30 PM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Moriah Congregation,, Camp Ramah Wisconsin,, and Hadassah, To leave condolences and for information, including a link to view the service: (847) 255-3520 or

Service Information

Service : Wednesday, December 1st at 2:30 pm
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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December 17th, 2021

Mark, Beverly and I are sorry to hear that Ruth passed away. We send our condolences to your sons and your whole family. She'll always be in your heart and memory.

You are in our prayers.
Beverly and Jerome

~Jerome Marcus
~friend, Dallas, Tx

December 17th, 2021

Dear Mark,

My condolences to you and your family on Ruth's passing. May the memories be a blessing to all who knew and loved her.


~Allen Marcus
~Friend, Dallas, TX

December 1st, 2021

We (Stephanie and I) are with you in spirit and wish we could be with you and your family at this time in Chicago. Although, over the years, we didn't get to spend much time with you and your family in Chicago, we greatly enjoyed our times with your family. Ruth is in our memories.

Jonathan and Stephanie Harris

~Jonathan O Harris

December 1st, 2021

Dear Mark, Alex, Jacob and family,

My deepest condolences on your loss. May Ruth's memory be for a blessing.

Most Sincerely,

Chuck Kahalnik

~Chuck Kahalnik
~Friend, Highland Park

December 1st, 2021

Cousins Beth,Ron,David & James. Our deepest sympathy for your loss. Ruth was a wonderful person and will be missed . All our love.

~Ronald Cohen
~Cousin, Westbloomfield Michigan


Yahrzeit Dates For Ruth S. Harris

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 Kislev 578312/19/2022
25th of Kislev 578412/8/2023
25th of Kislev 578512/26/2024
25th of Kislev 578612/15/2025
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