Fred Gerlich, age 63, lost his battle with heart issues Sept. 11, 2019. Fred was a talented architectural photographer who graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology and pursued his lifelong passion. He ran Fred Gerlich Photography for 40 years.
Fred was an active member of the Atlanta City Sales Club and had wonderful friends from the many years he was a member.
Survivors include his wife Fran Rothfarb Gerlich, who he married 31 years ago; son Alan Gerlich of Winston Salem, N.C.; daughter and son-in-law Stephanie and Robert Tolley of Charlotte, N.C.; and in-laws Ruth and Dave Rothfarb of Lantana, Fla., Linda and Gary Cutson of New York, Joanne and Michael Kooden of Savannah, and Michael and Lorena Rothfarb of Alpharetta.
Graveside services were held Sept. 13, 2019, at Arlington Cemetery, and were officiated by longtime friend Bonnie Salamon. Donations can be made to the American Heart Association in memory of Fred.