Gerald Lester Eisel, an architect, passed away Dec. 23, 2017, peacefully at home. He was 75.
He was the beloved husband/partner of 36 years to James Kevin Custard; and the dear brother of Marilyn Harris, Dan ( Donna ) Eisel, Greg ( the late Barbara ) Eisel and Kathy ( Chuck ) Marshall. Gerald was also a loving uncle, cousin and friend.
He was preceded in death by siblings Howard ( Teresa ), Jackie, Bob ( Louise ), Vicki ( Robert ) and Karen.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society, Cancer.org, or to Chicago's local PBS affiliate at WTTW.org .
There will be a celebration of Gerald's life on Saturday, Jan. 13, 4-7 p.m. ( remembrances begin 5 p.m. ) at the family home.
For information contact Cremation Society of Illinois at 773-281-5058 or Cremation-society.com .