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George Downing

Apr 15, 2015

George Downing passed away on February 26, 2015 in Sanibel, Florida. Beloved husband of Molly Bruce Downing. Dear father of Matthew H. Downing (Debby) and Gwynne Downing Gretter (Craig). Dear grandfather of Anna, Avery and Tom Downing; Kate and Gage Gretter. George was a partner with the law firm of Baker Hostetler since 1962. He practiced in the areas of intellectual property and environmental law. For many years he worked with Charles Schulz on contracts for movies, television specials and accessories related to the Peanuts comic strip. He also worked with Jim Davis on contracts and other legal support for Garfield. The family prefers that those who wish make contributions in his name to the Rowfant Club, 3028 Prospect Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115. A Memorial Celebration will be held at a later date. For further information and to sign the guestbook, please log online to: www.Brown-Forward.com BROWN-FORWARD SERVICE. 216-752-1200