Robert J. Gjertvik

Born: September 3, 1943
Died: May 14, 2019
Visitation: Thursday, May 16, 2019
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 7:30 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Friday, May 17, 2019
Prayers begin at 9:00 am at Michaels
Interment and Committal Service: Immediately following at Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery, Northlake, IL

Robert J. Gjertvik, 75, a resident of Hanover Park since 1972 and formerly of Chicago was born on September 3, 1943 in Chicago to Arthur and Josephine (nee Olsen) he passed away peacefully May 14, 2019 in Bartlett. Bob was a proud US Army Veteran serving as a Private 1st Class stationed in Saigon during the Vietnam War. He was an avid golfer and bowler.

He was the adoring husband of 52 years to Christina (nee Tamburrino); loving father of Carolyn (Christopher) Cesarz and Janet (Mark) Werner; fond grandfather of Andrew, Ryan and Joshua Cesarz and Juliana and Nathan Werner; dear friend, he will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

Memorials in Bob’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association and click “Donate”.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.