Marc C. Lowenstein, 74
He was an award-winning architect, designer and builder in solar architecture and a passionate sailor.
Marc C. Lowenstein, of Barrington, died Jan. 6, 2013, surrounded by family. He was 74.
He is survived by his wife RoseMary (Donath) of 48 years and his children, Lisa, D. Mara and Ari Lowenstein, all of New York City.
He was a Barrington resident since 1972. Born in the Bronx, he was a son of the late Seymour and Evelyn (Weingarten) Lowenstein, and a brother of the late Alida Putterman.
A graduate of Lehigh University and Rhode Island School of Design, he served as a Coast Guard reservist and was a passionate sailor and real-life “MacGyver’.
He was a U.S. Department of Energy award-winning architect, designer and builder in the field of solar architecture who suffered a life-altering stroke in 1983.
He will be remembered April 28 at a place to be determined. Donations may be made to SailtoPrevail.org.