Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Morris Gzesh

March 3, 1924 - February 12, 2018


Date and Time

Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 12 Noon


Chicago Jewish Funerals
Skokie Chapel
8851 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, Illinois 60077


Rabbi Yosef Schanowitz
Central Avenue Synagogue


Shalom Memorial Park
1700 West Rand Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004
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Gzesh Residence
274 Bristol Court
Deerfield, Illinois 60015

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Following the interment until 9PM
Friday 1:30PM-4:30PM
Saturday 6:30PM-9PM
Sunday 2PM-8PM
Shiva coordinator: Debby Zaid

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Memorial Contributions

Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie, Illinois 60077


Morris Gzesh, 93, Holocaust survivor. Beloved husband of Agnes. Loving father of Leonard Gzesh and Irwin (Marla) Gzesh. Proud grandfather of Jennifer Gzesh, Jordan Gzesh and Mallory (Adam) Rosen. Devoted brother of the late Harry (the late Marsha) Gzesh. Dear brother-in-law of the late Ted (the late Hedy) Frosch. Cherished uncle and cousin of many. Service Thursday 12PM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd (at Niles Center Road), Skokie. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the Illinois Holocaust Museum. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


We encourage you to share your personal
condolences and stories of Morris Gzesh below and
we will share them with the family.

Paul Kredow

Motek was a warm and wonderful person who always had something good to say to me. He was among the last of my mother's family who survived the Holocaust and came to this country to make a new life. May his memory be for a blessing.

David and Jane Garron

Dear Irwin and Marla: Our regrets - and peace to all the Gzesh family.
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