Thomas K. Goldstick, Ph.D. age 82, beloved husband of Marcia, nee Jenkins for 34 wonderful years; cherished step father of Alisa (David) Stanfield and Neil (Eliza) Stern; proud and loving grandfather of Matthew, Gavin, Jake, Rachel and Lucy; Dr. Goldstick was a noted scholar and pioneer in the field of Biomedical Engineering and was a professor at Northwestern University's School of Engineeering for over 32 years. He was a dedicated teacher and advisor to countless students. Tom was also a fierce advocate for social justice and contributed generously to many organizations. Chapel service Tuesday 12:15 PM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment Shalom Memorial Park.Donations may be made to Southern Poverty Law Center, www.spicenter.org . For information and condolences (847) 255-3520 or www.shalom2.com .