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February 18, 1938 – August 20, 2020

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Richard Gerber
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Obituary for Richard Gerber

Richard Gerber, 82, of Bethlehem, formerly of Philadelphia and New York, passed away peacefully in his home. He was the beloved husband of Linda Lee Sabatine. They were together for 17 years before getting married and recently celebrated their 8th anniversary. Born in Bronx, NY, he was a son of the late Irving and Betty (Greenblat) Gerber. He served in the U. S. Army and later worked as a salesman in the textile industry for many years until retiring. He was of the Jewish faith.

Survivors: In addition to his wife, Linda, he is survived by his son, Marc Gerber of New York; daughter, Elisa Gerber of Long Beach, NY; and stepdaughter, Melissa Hohl (Chris) of Hagerstown, MD. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Marshall Gerber.

Services: At Richard's request there will be no services as he wished to be remembered as he was. Arrangements entrusted to JAMES FUNERAL HOME, Bethlehem.

Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions in Richard's memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl., Memphis, TN 38105

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At Richard's request there will be no service. He wished to be remembered as he was. Cremation was private.
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