3.29.13 Issue

Norman Harold Zevitz passed away on March 25 at age 89. Services will be held on Thursday, March 28 at 2 pm at Beth Israel Cemetery, 78th and Crown Point Ave.

He was preceded in death by wife Dorothy; sister, Eileen Liss of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; brother, Leonard Zevitz of Los Angeles; brother, Robert Zevitz of Kissimmee, FL.

He is survived by daughter Marilyn Zevitz; son, Michael E. Zevitz, M.D. of Norway, MI; daughter-in-law, Joan Zevitz; grandchildren: Erica of Milwaukee, WI and Laurel of Chicago.

He was the son of Samuel Zevitz and Mollie Auerbach Zevitz. He was married to Dorothy Jean Schwartz on April 8, 1951 until her death on June 11, 2008. Norman worked as an optician at Commercial Optical Company for 53 years.  His favorite interests were sports, Beth Israel Synagogue, the Henry Doorly Zoo, current events, and his family.

Memorial may be made to Rose Blumkin Jewish Home, Beth Israel Synagogue, or Jewish Veterans.