Robert Leipzig died Dec. 8. He was 89.
Mr. Leipzig was born May 3, 1923, in Portland. He graduated high school from Columbia Preparatory, and served in the Navy during World War II. He married Jo Ann Allen in 19456, and he graduated from the University of Portland with a degree in business administration in 1947. In 1951, he began working at Tektronix, retiring after 26 years as chief accountant.
He is survived by his wife, Jo; their eight children, Kurt (Jackie) Leipzig, Mark (Soyoung) Leipzig, Karey (Mike) Manley, Rick (Mary) Leipzig, Tim (Marianne) Leipzig, Jody (Mark) Gordon, Frank (Nicole) Leipzig, Rob Leipzig; 16 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and sister, Genevieve.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 16, at St. John Fisher Church.