Sue Chait, nee Retzky, 98, loving mother of Joanne (John) Gallagher and Loren “Lori” Chait Soria; cherished grandmother of Ellen (Shannon), Sean (Valerie), Leslie (Kurt) and Max; adored Bubbe of Blake, Elliott, Miles, Alec, Aidan, and Gemma; beloved sister of Betty, Eleanor and Harold. Sue was born and lived in Chicago most of her life where she raised her family. She volunteered regularly, worked until 80 years old and drove until 91. Sue loved going to the movies and spending time with friends. Matriarch of the family and Gramma Sue to all who knew her, she was most fulfilled when with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Sue leaves a legacy of love, laughter, and latkes. Chapel service 12:15 PM Friday at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Rd, Arlington Heights. Interment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the JUF Ukraine Fund ( To leave condolences and for information, including a link to view service: or 847-255-3520

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Service : Friday, May 6th at 12:15 pm
Service Location: Shalom Chapel Service -Shalom Memorial Funeral Home

Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights

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