Mesa, AZ —-
born 4/27/1945 to Donald and Eva (Widell) Gertz in Rockford, Illinois.
attended East High School.
Joined Marine Corp in 1965. served in Vietnam.
Died July 3, 2014, in Mesa, in his home, after a long battle with cancer.
Private military services were held at the National Veteran’s Cemetery in Phoenix, AZ.
Source: Rockford Register Star July 16, 2014