Beverly “Bev” Melinger, 94, August 16, 2023. Beloved wife of the late Jack for 40 wonderful years, loving mother of Terry (Sheila Edelstein), Andrew (Debbie) and Melissa (Rob) Gerlach; cherished “Bubbe” of Jessica (Dave) Conner, Michelle (Justin) Nickel, Amanda, Morgan Rothman, Chad (Erica), Joshua (Elise), Sara (Michael) Fletcher, Lisa Gerlach and the late Meagan; much loved great “Bubbe” of Jaxon, Ryder, Rylee, Caelyn, Shyanne, Luca, Gaby and Zander; treasured aunt, great aunt and friend of many. Bev loved a good game of mah-jongg, enjoyed plays at the Marriott Lincolnshire, but her biggest joy was spending time with her family. She was a proud member of JWI for 20 plus years. Memorial donations in her honor may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Interment Shalom Memorial Park. Chapel service, Monday, August 21, 2023; 12:15 PM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights, IL. For the shiva information and to leave condolences: or (847) 255-3520.

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Service : Monday, August 21st 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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