Donald Ray Gerber

April 14, 1928 ~ October 18, 2023 (age 95) 95 Years Old

Donald Gerber Obituary

Don passed away peacefully early Wednesday morning October 18th at the age of 95. Devoted husband of the late Lynn Hunt Gerber; beloved father of Kim Gerber, Karen Gerber Spangler, and Donna Gerber Schwald; adored son of Julia and Ray Gerber; fond brother of Gerald Gerber.

Don served in the National Guard from 1947-1953. After, Don started his career at Glen Oak Country Club in Glen Ellyn, IL 1944-1955.  Don then went on to become Golf Course Superintendent of Chicago Golf Club in Wheaton, Illinois from 1955-1989.  Don met and married his wife Lynn H. Gerber in 1953 until her passing in 2010.  

Don had a passion for animals and enjoyed taking care of his 4 acre property. 

In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation would be appreciated to DCAS (DuPage County Animal Services), 120 N County Farm Rd. Wheaton, IL 60187.

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