Date of Death: June 6th, 2021
26 Sivan 5781
ObituaryRuth Weiner nee Spielberg, 90, beloved wife of the late Samuel K. for 66 years; loving mother of David (Suzanne) Weiner, Debra (William) Canon and Pamela Weiner (Dr. Steven Malkin); cherished Boubie of Laura (Michael) McAndrew, Benjamin Weiner (fiancée Ashley Smolen), Jordyn, Kendall and Spencer Malkin; treasured great-Boubie of Jonathan, Noah, Jacob, Benjamin and Alex; many loving nieces and nephews. Ruth was born in Vienna, Austria to Ignaz and Elisabeth Spielberg and left with her family in 1938 to escape Nazi persecution. She was able to recount her memories with a private taping for Steven Spielberg Survivors of the Shoah. She attended University of Chicago where she met Sam and practiced as a school social worker for many years in Highland Park IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to HIAS or the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center. Private chapel service. Please attend via livestream, Tuesday 1:30 PM. For the link to view the service, shiva information or to leave condolences: Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, www.shalom2.com or (847) 255-3520.
Service InformationService : Tuesday, June 8th at 1:30 pm
Service Location: Private Service-Live Stream Access - Shalom Memorial Funeral Home
May Her Memory Be A Blessing.
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The funeral service will occur Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 1:30 PM CDT.
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Guest Book & Memories
June 8th, 2021
Ruth was one of the most friendly and genuine people that I have ever met. We first met in 1998 and only saw each other sporadically but each time and on our phone chats it was if no time had passed. My thoughts are with the family.
~Acquaintance, Winnipeg, MB Canada
Yahrzeit Dates For Ruth Weiner
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.
|26th of Sivan 5782||6/25/2022|
|26th of Sivan 5783||6/15/2023|
|26th of Sivan 5784||7/2/2024|
|26th of Sivan 5785||6/22/2025|