MORTON GROVE, IL — Bob DeWyze, former Director of ITT Bell & Gossett's Little Red Schoolhouse in Morton Grove, Illinois, for more than 40 years, recently passed away. DeWyze trained tens of thousands of HVACR professionals at one of the industry's most venerable educational institutions from the mid-1950s until his retirement in 1997. An ex-Marine and World War II veteran, Bob was known for his no nonsense approach to quality education.
Born on January 16, 1923, he was 88 years old when he died on February 8, 2011. He is survived by his daughter Renee and sons Bruce and Brian, and three grandchildren.