Ethel Appelbaum nee Blume, 86, beloved wife of the late Sol. Loving mother of Samuel (Simcha) Appelbaum and Brenda (Daniel) Golani. Devoted grandmother of Eliav, Jennifer, David and Michelle Appelbaum; Shira and Ariel Golani. Dear sister of Dorothy Walzer, Eleanore Ruben and the late Goldie Goodkind. Many loving nieces and nephews. Chapel service, Wednesday 12:15 PM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment Shalom Memorial Park. For info: (847) 255-3520, www.shalom2.com.
.Published in Chicago Tribune on December 17, 2012