Obituary: Leonard B. Spiegel | July 17, 2017 Issue - Vol. 95 Issue 29 | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 95 Issue 29 | p. 37
Issue Date: July 17, 2017

Obituary: Leonard B. Spiegel

Department: ACS News
Keywords: obituaries, ACS News

Leonard B. Spiegel, 87, died on April 20 in Youngstown, Ohio.

“Leonard came to Youngstown in 1961 to begin his university teaching career at Youngstown State University (YSU). For the next 35 years, Leonard had a distinguished career as a professor of biochemistry, in which he was privileged to teach many students who would go on to pursue careers in medicine, nursing, teaching, and industry. Leonard loved working at YSU, especially working with his colleagues in the chemistry department and with undergraduate and graduate students.”—family of Leonard Spiegel

Most recent title: professor of biochemistry, Youngstown State University

Education: Ph.D., biochemistry, Florida State University, 1963

Survivors: wife, Joy Elder; daughter, Rebecca; sons, Jonathan and Robert; 13 stepchildren

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