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Obituary for Larry B. Gelles

Larry B.  Gelles
Larry B. Gelles, age 76, of Chicago, former member of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and current stock broker; beloved husband for 40 years of Phyllis, nee Friedstein; loving father of Jay, Lisa, Debbie (Frank) McPherson and Paul (Amy); grandfather of Shayna, Max, Noah, Zachary, Emma and Benjamin; treasured brother-in-law, uncle and friend to many. Service Monday, 10:00 a.m. at Anshe Emet Synagogue, 3751 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60613. Interment Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Anshe Emet Synagogue, Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger, or Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, (847) 478-1600.
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