Harvey L. Goldberg, 85, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on May 8, 2022; beloved husband and best friend of Geri nee’ Prosk for 65 wonderful years; loving father of Marla, Donna (Jeffery) Hersh and Jack (Susan); cherished “Poppi” of Juliana (Howard) Abrams, Jordan (Stephanie Kurensky) Hersh, Max and Terry Goldberg; adored great grandfather of Sadie Dove Abrams and much loved brother of Elaine Lauter. Harvey graduated from Drake University in 1955. Michigan City is a special place where Harvey spent youthful summers and later met Geri, whom he married three years later. He was a Navy man who prided himself as a professional Registered Pharmacist. Harvey was a dear and cherished friend who will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to CJE Senior Life ( or JNF Trees in Israel ( would be greatly appreciated. Graveside service, Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at 12:15 PM at Shalom Memorial Park. For the link to view the service, shiva information and to leave condolences: Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, or (847) 255-3520.

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Service : Wednesday, May 11th at 12:15 pm
Service Location: Graveside Service -Shalom Memorial Park

Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights

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