Jay Alan Gerwit, 78, of Duluth passed away peacefully Friday, Nov. 25, 2016.

He was born July 1, 1938, to Lottie and Lawrence Gerwit, both of blessed memory. Jay attended Cornell University and enjoyed a successful career as the owner of Uniforms by Mindy for over 30 years.

He is survived by his wife, Pam; daughters Mindy Gerwit and Stacey Wood (Geoff); son Larry (Debby); stepdaughters Bonnie and Debbie Golden; grandchildren Max, Ellie and Paige Mason and Grant and Abby Gerwit; brother Kenny (Barbara); ex-wife Arline Gerwit; mother-in-law Phyllis Lee; and beloved dog Queenie. He was loved by all and will be deeply missed.

Sign the online guestbook at www.edressler.com. Graveside services will be held at noon Monday, Nov. 28, at Arlington Memorial Park in Sandy Springs with Rabbi Scott Colbert officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.