Maurie, 89, is survived by his loving wife, best friend & business partner of 68 years, Flo "Flaurie" nee Miska. Cherished father of Scott (Terry), Myles "Mush", Lisa (Don) Drucker. Adoring grandfather of Alyssa "Lyssi" (Jordan), Laura (Ben), Max, Steffie & Ross, & great-grandfather of Talia. Beloved brother of Rosa (Jerry) Burkman. Beloved father-in-law of Pat Garcia (Julie Barton) & grandfather-figure to Livi Barton. Uncle Maurie to many nieces & nephews. In May of 1948, Maurie & Flaurie created, & for the next 67 years nurtured, Chicago's iconic Superdawg Drive-In. Services Tuesday, 1PM at Temple Beth Israel, 3601 Dempster, Skokie, 60076. Interment Westlawn. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Temple Beth Israel. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com
Published by Chicago Tribune from May 18 to May 19, 2015.