Michael Lipson


Michael Jay Lipson, MD of Phoenix, Arizona and Netanya, Israel, passed away in Netanya on May 6, 2022. He was 76.

He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. He practiced medicine in the Valley for 46 years before retiring and making Aliyah with his beloved wife Stefanie in 2019.

Michael is survived by his wife, Stefanie Ramras Lipson; son, J. Rami Dov Lipson (Jodi Lipson); daughter, Jafi Alyssa Lipson (Josh Lehrer-Graiwer); brother, Stuart Lipson; granddaughters Noa Lena Lehrer, Sasha Ava Lehrer and Tali Amalie Lehrer and grandson, Ethan Gregory Lipson. He was predeceased by his parents, Flora Florence Lipson and Herbert Jacob Lipson.

Services were held at Netanya Shikun Vatikim Cemetery in Netanya, Israel on May 9, 2022. Donations can be made in his memory to Congregation Beth Tefillah, 6529 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, Arizona 85254 and Jewish National Fund, 42 E. 69th St., New York, New York 10021. JN