In Memorial

Morrie Oppenheim

Date of Death: January 10th, 2022
8 Shevat 5782


Photo By  : Morrie Oppenheim, 85, beloved husband of Shirley Oppenheim, happily married for 60 years; loving father of Melinda (Jonathan) Colby and Mitchell Oppenheim; cherished Papa of Morgan (Cornell Neace) Colby Neace, Taylor Colby (Brendan Conway) and Jacob Colby; dear brother of Sharlynn (the late Harris) Jacobs and Bill (Sherri) Oppenheim; special uncle to Julie Snyder; treasured uncle to other nieces and nephews. Morrie was a charter member of the Professional Bowlers Association as well as a member of the AMF Staff of Champions and the Illinois Bowlers Hall Of Fame. Also an ardent horseman, his life revolved around the care, breeding and showing of horses. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection Society, Memorial service Monday, January 17, 12:15 PM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. For additional information and Shiva, Shalom Memorial Funeral Home,, 847-255-3520.

Service Information

Service : Monday, January 17th at 12:15 pm
Service Location: Memorial Service - Shalom Memorial Funeral Home

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Shiva Information

Continental Restaurant
788 S. Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove Illinois 60089

Following the service until 6 PM

Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection Society (HARPS)
PO Box 94
Barrington, Illinois 60011

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Guest Book & Memories

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January 17th, 2022

A wonderful, kind, giving, joyous friend who was always great to be around.

~Paul Neskow
~Friend, Barrington, IL

January 17th, 2022

My time spent drinking thousands of cups of coffee and smoking cigars with Morrie, are some of the best highlights of my life. His friendship and wisdom will be dearly missed.

~John Hall
~Friend, Antioch, IL

January 14th, 2022

Morrie Oppenheim Arlene Folsom

Morrie Oppenheim

~Arlene Folsom
~fd, Arlington Heights


Yahrzeit Dates For Morrie Oppenheim

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
8th of Shevat 57831/30/2023
8th of Shevat 57841/18/2024
8th of Shevat 57852/6/2025
8th of Shevat 57861/26/2026
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