Gilbert Fix

Gilbert "Gillie" Fix

1936 - 2018

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Obituary of Gilbert "Gillie" Fix

September 20, 2018 at the age of 81. Predeceased by his parents, Bessie & Eli Fix. He is survived by his brother, Elliot (Tamar) Fix; nephew, Dr. Oren (Amy) Fix & nieces, Shira (David) Friedman & Ronit Fix. 

Gilbert was much loved by his nephew & nieces and he loved being a proud uncle. He was an avid hiker & gardener who happily helped friends with their gardens. He was selfless & generous with his time & possessions. He had many interests including art, travel, classical music, film, books & ethnic foods. He worked at the Seneca Park Zoo, where he was praised for his strong commitment and valued stewardship.

The family wishes to express profound gratitude to the physicians & nurses for their wonderful & compassionate care at Pluta Cancer Center, Wilmot Cancer Center & the Palliative Unit at Strong Memorial Hospital.

Graveside Services will be held on SUNDAY, September 23, 2018 at 11 AM in Britton Road Cemetery. Click HERE for a map to the cemetery.

Due to the Sukkot holiday, Shiva will only be observed SUNDAY from 2-4:30 PM at 15 Brandywine Lane in Brighton. Click HERE for a map to the Shiva House. 

Donations may be made to a charity of one's choice in Gillie's memory.  



2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sunday, September 23, 2018
Family Home
15 Brandywine Lane
Rochester, New York, United States


11:00 am - 11:45 am
Sunday, September 23, 2018
Britton Road Cemetery
188 Britton Road, <no data>
Greece, New York, United States
(585) 698-0162