Today is 06/30/2022 1st of Tamuz, 5782


In Loving Memory of Roy David Gottlieb


Details about the Funeral, Burial and Shiva in Memory of Roy David Gottlieb are listed below.


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Date & Time Sunday 06/19/2022 at 10:00 AM

Address Chicago Jewish Funerals
Skokie Chapel
8851 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, IL 60077

Clergy Rabbi Lizzi Heydemann


Address Westlawn Cemetery
7801 West Montrose Avenue
Norridge, IL 60706


Straus Residence

Address 615 Spring Road
Glenview, IL 60025

Phone 847.729.2557

Additional Information Following the service until 8PM
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The Michael J. Fox Foundation
P.O. Box 5014
Hagerstown, Maryland 21741-5014

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Roy David Gottlieb, 88.

Beloved father of Harry Nathan Gottlieb, Anne (Robert Pemberton) Gottlieb, Tom (Jane Parris) Gottlieb and stepfather of Elizabeth Schwartz, Jeremy (Marta) Schwartz and Richard (Leah) Schwartz. Proud grandfather of Louis and Moses. Dear brother of the late Joan Gottlieb. Former husband of Caryn (Larry) Straus and Diane Gottlieb and father-in-law to Brenda Fowler.

Roy David Gottlieb, the real estate broker, advisor and developer, thoroughbred horse breeder, tennis player, hunter, cowboy, dog-lover, downhill skier, water skier, golfer, playboy, entrepreneur, problem-solver, screenplay writer, investor, chess player, movie-lover, chocoholic, ice cream aficionado, exuberant mentor, dedicated friend, fiercely loyal ex-husband twice over, and endlessly supportive father and grandfather whose love was extreme in both abundance and its complete lack of conditions… decided after almost 89 years, that he had finished drinking every day of life to its fullest, that his legacy here on earth was complete and that his services were now needed in the world to come! Bon voyage, Roy! Bon voyage!!

Service Sunday 10AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd. (at Niles Center Road) Skokie. Interment Westlawn. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation, P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014, To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,

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