Gerald "Gerry" Staub M.D.

Staub, Gerald Gerry MD of Hampshire, Illinois passed on Wednesday, September 18, 2013. He was preceded in death by Gail Staub, (wife), and is survived by wife Jackie Staub and children Chris (Julie) Staub, Mike (Lisa Staub, Melissa (Kris) Golebiewski; five grandchildren and also brother Denny (Fran) Staub. Uncle to Tracey (Jeff) Swabby, Geoff Staub and great-uncle to Carley and Gino Swabby. He graduated from Soldan High School in 1953 and the University of Missouri Medical School in 1962. Gerry dedicated his life to the care and treatment of children. He helped establish the first Neonatal High Risk unit and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in North outstate Illinois, both in Rockford, Illinois; where he practiced pediatric medicine for twenty-eight years. Gerry loved his family, all sport teams (Missouri and Illinois) and the children that God sent to him. Services: A memorial service will be held on October 19th in Rockford Illinois. Memorials may be sent to: Rockford Rescue Mission, P.O. 1958, Rockford, Illinois 61110-0458.

Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Oct. 6, 2013