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Gary Trim

November 26, 1936 June 30, 2019
Gary Trim
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Trim, Gary

Gary Trim passed away on June 30, 2019. Beloved and loving partner of Carole Timkovich; dear father of Steve Trim; cherished son of the late Emerson and Lillian Trim; fond cousin of Alice (the late Murton) Sommerville and Janice (Jim) Drechsel. Gary’s lifelong career was in publishing, first at Chas. Levy Co., then as sales manager at the University of Chicago Press. In 1981 he founded Trim Associates to represent academic publishers throughout the Midwest and to national chains and wholesalers. Visitation Saturday, July 6, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon at Curley Funeral Home, 6116 W. 111th Street, Chicago Ridge; interment Mount Greenwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, because of Gary’s profound love of jazz, donations to Youth Education Programs of Chicago Jazz Philharmonic, 1111 N. Wells Street, Suite 501, Chicago, IL 60610 or are appreciated. For service info 708-422-2700 or

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10:00 AM 7/6/2019 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 7/6/2019 12:00:00 PM
Curley Funeral Home

6116 West 111th Street
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415

Curley Funeral Home
6116 West 111th Street Chicago Ridge 60415 IL
United States

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Mt. Greenwood Cemetery Final Resting Place

2900 W. 111th Street
Chicago, IL 60655

2900 W. 111th Street Chicago 60655 IL
United States

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