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Jon Lipowitz

April 25, 1937 ~ September 30, 2020 (age 83)

Obituary

Jon Lipowitz of Midland, passed away due to cardiac-related complications on Wednesday, September 30th, at Mid-Michigan Medical Center.

Jon was born in Paterson, New Jersey on April 25, 1937. He graduated from Eastside High School in 1954 and attended Rutgers University.  He received a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Pittsburgh and continued post-doctoral studies at Penn State University.  In his career at Dow Corning Corporation, he received the designation of Scientist.

He was an active member in the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Midland.

Jon enjoyed classical music and travel as well as skiing, and was an avid sailor throughout the Saginaw Bay and Great Lakes.

Surviving family are his wife of 59 years, Evelyn, his son Robert, his daughter Suzanne Feldschmied (Georg Feldschmied) and his sister Harriet Lipowitz.  He was preceded in death by his brother Isaac and parents Alex and Esther Knoble Lipowitz.

A virtual memorial event is planned for Saturday, October 24th, 2020 at 3:00 pm. RSVP to office@uufom.org.

Those wishing to honor Jon’s memory are asked to consider a donation to the political candidate of their choice or to WCMU Public Radio, 199 E. Campus Drive, Mt. Pleasant, MI  48859, or online at https://www.wcmu.org/donate. Arrangements are under the care of Wilson MILLER Funeral Home.

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