Gordon "Gordy" Bartelstein
Gordon M. Bartelstein, age 84, of Chicago, beloved husband for 59 years of Myrna, nee Pearl; loving father of Mark (Sheri) Bartelstein, Cari (Michael) Sacks, Patti Bartelstein, and David (Heidi) Bartelstein; adored Papa of Josh, Morgan, Courtney, Kirby, Matt, Rachel, Ben, Danielle, Nickolas, Samantha, Lily, Drew, and Koko; devoted son of the late Esther and late Albert Bartelstein; dear brother of the late Henry (Diane) Bartelstein and the late Aaron Bartelstein; fond brother-in-law of Mel (Lynn) Pearl and Kenny (Susan) Pearl; special uncle. Gordy was an incredible family man, loyal friend to many and a great athlete. An accomplished golfer, Gordy has shot below his age for many years. Service Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. at Am Shalom, 840 Vernon Avenue, Glencoe. Interment Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers and food, contribution would be greatly appreciated to the Gordon Bartelstein Memorial Fund, please make checks payable to Evans Scholars, One Briar Road, Golf, IL 60029, www.wgaesf.org. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.
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