Stephen W. Zucker, age 78, loving, caring, and devoted husband for 48 years of Shelly Zucker, nee Young; devoted son of the late Mildred and Herbert Zucker; beloved son-in-law of the late Naomi and Herb Young; caring and stunning father of Neal (Marko Iglendza) Zucker, Herbie Zucker, Jennifer Healy, and Tory (Randy) Boyer; loving Papa of DJ, Ally, Cassidy, Sammy, Daniel and Lizzie; dear brother of Patti (Howard) Penner; cherished brother-in-law of Alan (Cara) Young; treasured uncle and friend to many. Member of Tamarisk Country Club, Rancho Mirage, CA: attended DePaul University LLB 1966 and DePaul University JD 1969; Member of the Illinois State Bar, ABA, Northern District of Illinois, Federal Court, Illinois Supreme Court and member of the Florida Bar; former member of the DePaul University Deans Advisory Council School of Law; former member of the Presidents’ Council of Roosevelt University; former member of the NFL Player Association, MLB Players Association, and the NBA Players Association. In 2011, Steve was the first agent to be inducted into the Chicago Sports Hall of Fame. In 1994, recipient of the Ed Kelly’s Giants Award Dinner. In 1997, recipient of the Illinois Fatherhood Initiative. Sustaining board member of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and founding member of the Juvenile Diabetes Metropolitan Chicago. Service Wednesday, 1:30 p.m. at Am Shalom, 840 Vernon Ave., Glencoe. Interment Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 1 N. LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60602. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.
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