Wool, Mildred Elaine "Millie" (nee Goodman) 89, passed away peacefully on July 3, 2013. Beloved wife of Dr. Frohman "Buddy" Wool for 65 years; loving mother of Dr. Norman (Ruth), Karla Wool Bukstein, Dr. Steven (the late Cindy) and Gary (Lauren); proud grandmother of 13 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. She was born on February 23, 1924. A lifelong resident of Waukegan Illinois, Millie graduated from Waukegan High School and the University of Wisconsin, Madison. After their marriage on January 3, 1948 Millie and Buddy started their life together in Waukegan where Buddy began his medical practice. Millie worked as Buddy's office administrator for over 45 years and knew every patient personally and participated in their care along with her husband. Millie was active in the sisterhood at Temple Am Echod, Hadassah, Women's Auxiliary of Victory Memorial Hospital, and grade school PTA's. Millie was a remarkable cook, enjoyed playing golf and most importantly loved being with her family and friends. Graveside service Friday, 10:30 AM at Am Echod Cemetery, 3200 Grand Ave, Waukegan. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a
in her memory. For information: Shalom Memorial Funeral Home (847)255-3520 or www.shalom2.com to leave tributes and condolences.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on July 4, 2013