The following obituary is from Kelley & Spalding Funeral Home:
Dr. James E. Getz, 85, of Deerfield, passed away May 17, 2014.
Beloved husband of Soni; loving father of Steve (Doreen), Dave (Anne), Carol (Martin) Rice and Marianne; cherished grandfather of Kaitlin (Ben) Hendrikse, Colleen and Allison Getz, Anna, Elliott and John Michael Getz and Danielle, Clayton and Ashley Rice; and fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. James was predeceased by his 5 siblings.
A memorial visitation will be held Saturday, May 24, 2014 from 10 am until time of memorial service at 11:30 at Village Church of Lincolnshire, 201 N Riverwoods Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045. Interment private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Village Church of Lincolnshire or to the Moody Bible Institute, 820 N LaSalle St, Chicago, IL 60610.