OSWEGO, NY – Marie-Louise (Malou) Kagan Zeitlin, 79, of Oswego, NY, passed away on Thursday February 21, 2013, in Oswego Hospital.
Malou was born in Lausanne, Switzerland, to Eugenie and Francis Trabaud and came to the United States in 1955.
She was predeceased by her first husband, Dr. Eugene H. Kagan.
She is survived by her two children, Eliot (Sharon) Kagan and Jennifer (Edward
Arrington) Kagan; her two grandchildren, Glenn and Gabriel; and her husband, Gerry Zeitlin.
Malou was extraordinarily interested in the human sociocultural, political, economic, technological and spiritual evolutionary paths.
She left no endeavor untouched, reading and writing extensively about many topics.
She was a pioneer in discussions of applications of nanotechnology.
As a fellow of the Space Studies Institute in California, she became an advocate of space
She described the possibility of establishing habitats and refuges in space, and platforms for exploration of other surfaces.
She imagined life-enhancing technologies and hidden genetic empowerments for the human mind.
With husband, Gerry Zeitlin, an engineer and companion in exploration, Malou produced the web site End of Enchantment where much of her writing has been available to a network of readers and correspondents around the world.
She and Gerry dedicated the past fifteen years to their projects, expanding the limits of knowledge with questions about our interstellar connections and heroic struggles
between good and evil.
Burial will be in the spring at Oswego Town Rural Cemetery.
The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home,
147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Onondaga Nation School, Route 11A
RR #1 Box 270 Nedrow, NY 13120.