Harry J. Grossman died at his home in Encinitas, California on September 7 at the age of 103. Harry was one of a few thousand surviving World War II U.S. Army veterans, served in North Africa and was stationed with a hospital unit in Italy.
Harry and his wife Marjorie (nee Spielman) would have celebrated their 79th wedding anniversary in October. Harry and Marge lived in West Rogers Park, in Chicago and Northbrook, Illinois for over 70 years, where they were extremely active at KINS Synagogue and Harry served as the men's club president. Harry loved golfing - which he played until he was 99, and cooking - especially his corned beef recipe.
Harry is survived by his wife Marjorie, son Eric (Monika) Grossman, daughter Judith Klinger, grandsons Warren (Laura) Klinger, Todd (Lisa) Klinger and great granddaughter, Robbie Ted Klinger. Funeral at Miramar National Cemetery, San Diego, September 30.
Published by Chicago Tribune on Sep. 15, 2021.