Jerome “Jerry” Rosenblum, age 77, passed away Dec. 15, 2020, in Atlanta. Jerry was born in Canton, Ga., March 28, 1943, and moved to Atlanta in 1950.
He graduated from Northside High School in 1961 and went on to the University of Georgia. An avid Georgia Bulldog fan and great athlete, he loved playing all sports, especially golf.
His career in apparel started at Rosenblum’s Department Store in Canton. Named Salesman of the Year numerous times, he spent many years selling menswear and accessories. He never met a stranger, and his sense of humor was infectious. For Jerry, family and friends always came first, especially his wife Carol.
Jerry was preceded in death by his loving parents Si Rosenblum and Dorothy Saul Rosenblum.
He is survived by his wife of 37 years Carol (Samuel) Rosenblum; sons Scott Rosenblum, Hank (Jennifer) Rosenblum and Adam (Heather) Blank; daughters Molly Rosenblum and Marisa (Dave) Gewertz; and eight grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister Renay (Alan) Levenson and brother Bobby (Brenda) Rosenblum, and numerous other family members and friends.
A memorial service was held Dec. 18, 2020. The family requests donations in Jerry’s memory be made to Weinstein Hospice or the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.