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John Baron M.D. passed away on May 22 at age 82 in Sarasota FL. Services were held on May 26 at Temple Beth Sholom in Sarasota FL by Rabbi Michael Werbow.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 58 years, Edythe Baron by one day, and parents, Charlotte Sudack Baron Lovitt and Theodore Baron.

He is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Dr. Bruce and Jill Baron of Omaha and Dr. James and Kriss Baron of Lithia, FL; daughter and son-in-law, Dr. Felice Baron and David Berkowitz of Sarasota, FL; grandchildren: Madison Baron and Jacob Baron of Omaha, Ben Berkowitz and Dana Berkowitz of Sarasota, FL, Spencer Baron and J.J. Baron of Lithia, FL.

He graduated from University of Massachusetts Yeshiva University Albert Einstein College of Medicine Pediatrics. He was in residency at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. He was a member of the American Medical Association Allegheny County Medical Society American Academy of Pediatrics.

Memorials may be made to Neuro Challenge for Parkinson’s in Sarasota, FL.