Sunday, May 24, 2020
HISTORY OF SYRACUSE MUSIC "OFFICIAL SITE"- CHAPTER 220. THE PASSING OF ANOTHER SYRACUSE MUSIC ICON - BILL GERBER OWNER OF THE HISTORIC GERBER MUSIC COMPANY & Two Time Syracuse Hall of Famer.
The Syracuse Music & Sports scene loses another local icon yesterday (May 23, 2020) with the passed of Bill Gerber III. Bill and his family own the historic Gerber Music Company with locations in Shopingtown Mall, Fairmount Fair Shopping Center , Northern Lights Shopping Center and Penn Can Mall. Bill was inducted into both the Syracuse Area Music Hall of Fame & The Greater Syracuse Sports Hall of Fame (a Champion Golfer) . His family has announced that a Celebration of Bill's live will be held in the spring of 2021. I,ve had the honor of working with Bill, his dad William II and mom Jean Gerber and other family member for many many years. Bill is deeply missed by so so many already.