Ruth Theresa Berger, nee Manchik, 92, beloved wife of the late Sol Jay Berger; loving mother of Ethan (Kay) Berger, Joyce (Edwin) Dolin and Maris (Larry) Stein; cherished grandmother of Joshua (Abigail) Dolin, Brad Dolin, Cheryl (Bob) Wasserman, Douglas (Carolyn) Stein and Jacob and Joseph Berger; adored great-grandmother of Seth and Noah Wasserman and Alex and Carter Stein. The family appreciates Ruth's dedicated caregivers, Norma Santa Anna and Gemma Dozanovs. We also gratefully acknowledge Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter for their kindness and loving support. Chapel Service 12:30 p.m. Friday at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment at Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Disease Association, 4709 Golf Road, Ste., 1015, Skokie, IL 60076. For Info, 847-255-3520.
Published in Chicago Tribune on November 29, 2007