Seymour Leibowitz Obituary

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Seymour Leibowitz

December 20, 1928 - July 25, 2014
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Seymour Leibowitz of Orlando, Florida, died peacefully at home on July 25, 2014. Sy was born in the Bronx, New York, December 20, 1928. Working as an engineer for 35 years, his primary employer was Lockheed Martin. He loved to play golf and was a member of several local golf courses. He volunteered to help at many pro-golf events, both organizing transportation and performing marshal duties. He always enjoyed watching the professional golfers compete in telecasted championship events around the globe. Upon retiring in 1989, Sy, and his wife, Anne, traveled extensively and especially enjoyed their trips to China. Locally, he assisted...

Seymour Leibowitz of Orlando, Florida, died peacefully at home on July 25, 2014. Sy was born in the Bronx, New York, December 20, 1928. Working as an engineer for 35 years, his primary employer was Lockheed Martin. He loved to play golf and was a member of several local golf courses. He volunteered to help at many pro-golf events, both organizing transportation and performing marshal duties. He always enjoyed watching the professional golfers compete in telecasted championship events around the globe. Upon retiring in 1989, Sy, and his wife, Anne, traveled extensively and especially enjoyed their trips to China. Locally, he assisted students enrolled in math tutorials and was a strong supporter of Junior Achievement. Sy also volunteered as a mediator in cases presented for Orange County Civil Mediation. One of his favorite pastimes was completing the crossword puzzles and jumbles in the newspaper on a daily basis before the household awakened. Sy and Anne recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Son, Keith, preceded his death with 2 other sons surviving, Dean and Jack. Dean is currently residing in Houston, Texas. Jack and his wife Judy are now located in Hong Kong. Sy is also survived by 3 grandchildren; John and his wife, Jackie, Jeanie and Lindsey. A memorial service will be held for his family and dear friends to celebrate his life on Saturday, August 9, at 3:00pm at Baldwin Fairchild (Ivanhoe) Chapel, 301 Northeast Ivanhoe Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32804. Baldwin Fairchild (Ivanhoe) is handling the arrangements 407-898-8111. If you wish, in lieu of flowers, you may send a gift to Hospice of the Comforter, online.



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