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“Our Condolences goes out to friends and family of Gill. The Marquette Girls at Midland Federal will always cherish you Gill and you're everyday...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Midland Federal Marquette Branch - IL

“Barb and Meg, we're very sorry for your loss. Gill was very special. May gods loving arms wrap around him and give him peace. Take care, the Prucha...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: John Prucha - Chicago, IL

“Sal&Wendy Mirasole we lost a real good friend and a real great guy and we will always miss him condolence to you& Megan love Sal&Wendy ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Salvatore Mirasole - Blueisland, IL

“Good Dude. Knew him best since our mutual friendship with Bill and Bob. He we be missed by so many. (So will his Pizzas) ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Ralph Burke - Oak Lawn, IL

“My sincere condolences Barbara. I am so sorry to learn that Gill could not escape the illness that had afflicted him for so long. He fought the good...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Charles Siedlecki - La Porte, IN

“So sad to hear about Gilly Even though in the last few years we didn't keep in touch The events and stories of days gone by are legendary and I...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Steve Tischer - Oak Lawn, IL

“Going to miss you cousin Gil. I will be thinking about you and all my loved ones that have passed before you . ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: alice lepper - Cousin

“John and Judy have lost a fear neighbor and a good friend. He will be missed by all of us here. Our condolences to you and Meg on your loss. Love...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: judy and john rickhoff - IL


Gilbert W. Emerson, 59, of Blue Island, founder of Orlando's Pizza of Oak Lawn, past member Local 73, Sheet Metal Workers, beloved son of the late Wilbur and Helen nee Perlinski, loving fiancé of Barbara Meyers, cherished step-father of Megan Meyers, "Sports Buddy" of Cathy Meyers, fond nephew, cousin and friend to many and a dear friend of Bill W. and Dr. Bob.

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