500 Lake Cook Road
Suite #350
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: 630-MITZVAH (630-648-9824)
Fax: 847-282-5136

This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Herbert Gertz. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

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Obituary for Herbert Elmer Gertz

Herbert Elmer Gertz. WWII Veteran. Beloved husband of the late Jane Gertz nee Harris. Loving father of Lisa Gertz, Gwynne (David) Gertz, and Betsy Gertz. Proud grandfather of Alex Smerch. Wonderful companion of Zelda Starr with whom he traveled through elder Hostel. He was a successful Vice President at R.H. Donnelly, a drummer in his younger days, tennis player, consummate duplicate bridge player, and continual learner. Graveside service Friday 12Noon at Westlawn Cemetery, Norridge, IL. Remembrances in Herbert’s name to Roger Baldwin Foundation of the ACLU of Illinois, 180 N. Michigan Ave., #2300, Chicago, IL 60601 would be appreciated. Info Mitzvah Memorial Funerals, 630-MITZVAH (630-648-9824) or www.mitzvahfunerals.com
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