The following obituary was provided by Chicago Jewish Funerals.
Izak Taksin of Northbrook, born May 25, 1922, died Jan. 16, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Schandel nee Giler. Loving father of Aaron (Sheri), Joseph and the late Michael (Marilyn) Taksin.
Proud grandfather of Sarah (Jonathan) Leon, Matthew Taksin, Bonnie (Scott) Walsh, Sam (Vicki) Taksin, Kara Taksin and the late Jared Taksin. Cherished great grandfather of four.
Service will be held Thursday, Jan. 17 at 11:00 a.m. at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd. in Skokie.
Interment will be held at Waldheim Jewish Cemetery, 1300 South Des Plaines Ave. in Forest Park.
Shiva will be held at the Taksin residence, 2931 Crabtree Lane in Northbrook. Call (847) 480-9331 for details.
Memorials in his memory can be made to the Chicago Chesed Fund through www.chicagochesedfund.org.
Funeral arrangements byChicago Jewish Funerals-Skokie Chapel. Visit www.cjfinfo.com for more information.