Miriam Kasson Lipp, 88, of Bridgeport and the owner of Kasson Jewelers in the Southport section of Fairfield, died Sept. 11 in the Carolton Convalescent Hospital.

Born in New York, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Aaron and Fannie Cooper, and the widow of Philip Kasson and David Lipp.

She continued in the family jewelry business after the death of her first husband, Philip. She was a member of Women's American ORT and Loyalty Lodge.

Survivors include her sons, Stuart Kasson of Ocala, Fla., and Alan Kasson and his wife Susan Rona Kasson of Easton; her grandsons, Adam, Michael and Alec, and nieces and nephews.

Services took place Monday, Sept. 12. Burial was in Loyalty Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.