GAIL GUTTENBERG LIPTON, 68, of Smyrna, GA, passed away suddenly on Thursday, April 26, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert whom she met at the University of Michigan, and leaves behind her daughter, Danna and her husband Gregg; her son, Jason and his wife Ephrat; and three grandchildren. Private Graveside Services will take place at Haym Salomon Memorial Park in Frazer, PA.
The Following obituary will give you a picture as to the kind of life Gail lived:
ROBERT S. (Treb), 69, died in Atlanta, GA on July 17, 2011, following a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. Mr. Lipton was born in upstate NY. He was an aeronautical and astronautical engineering graduate of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI where he met his wife of forty-six years, Gail, who was also a student there. They moved to Seattle, WA where Mr. Lipton was employed as a wind tunnel test engineer for the Boeing Co. He transferred to Boeing's Vertol Division near Philadelphia and worked in the legal department while attending Temple University School of Law at night. He began his career as a Patent attorney first with the Boeing Co. and then as a private practitioner. Mr. Lipton and his family lived in the Philadelphia area for thirty-nine years. He served as the president of the Workman's Circle Home in Media which is now closed. He was also a founding member of the American Helicopter Museum in West Chester. He served on the board of directors and was legal counsel up until the time he moved to Georgia in 2009. Mr. Lipton was an avid private pilot. He spent most of his free time flying "Victor", the Cessna aircraft he and his partner owned.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Jason, and his wife of Atlanta, GA and his daughter, Danna, and her husband also of Atlanta, GA. He is also survived by granddaughters, Talia and Shira Lipton and Quinn Yedvarb.