Simon “Si” Lipp, formerly of Merit Brass Co., passed away on Nov. 5, 2014, in Scottsdale, AZ surrounded by his family. Si was the beloved husband of Elaine (deceased) married 52 years, father of Marci (Marc) and Alan (Peggy), “Poppy” of Brian Kaplan (Jill), Lauren (Lucas), Jordan, Kevin and Alison Lipp and great grandfather of Clark. He is also survived by his sister Pearl and brothers Ronald and Steven along with many nieces and nephews.

Si was the former vice president of Sales and Marketing of Merit Brass, with a career that spanned nearly 45 years until his retirement in 2001.