Senator Stabenow Statement on the Passing of A. Alfred Taubman

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow today issued the following statement regarding the passing of businessman, philanthropist, and Michigan native A. Alfred Taubman. Funeral services for Taubman will be held today in Southfield.

"Al Taubman was an American visionary who will be remembered for his vast generosity and commitment to creating opportunities for Michigan families. A successful entrepreneur, Al shared his hard-earned success by giving back to our communities and universities, funding medical research, and donating to the arts. His legacy as a philanthropist will have a lasting impact for decades. As he is laid to rest today, my thoughts and prayers are with his wife Judith and the Taubman family during this difficult time."