Lieselotte Ella Biswas

Biswas Lieselotte Ella "Lilo" Biswas, age 94, previously of South Bend, Indiana, currently of Westerville, passed away Friday, March 28, 2014. Lilo was born and raised in Kassel, Germany, daughter of the late Walter and Luisa Thiel. Also preceded in death by her beloved husband Nripendra Biswas and two siblings. When arriving in America, Lilo and her husband settled in South Bend, Indiana, and stayed there for more than 40 years. The two of them raised their family there and Lilo also worked as a kindergarten teacher. It wasn't until recently Lilo moved to the Columbus area to be closer to her family. She will be greatly missed by her children, Indira (Timothy) Benbow and Arun (Julie) Biswas; and grandchildren, Natasha Benbow and Sangita and Aneel Biswas. Memorial service and inurnment will be held in South Bend, Indiana at a later date. Arrangements by SCHOEDINGER NORTHEAST CHAPEL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Nripendra and Lieselotte Biswas Physics Fellowship through the University of Notre Dame, 1100 Grace Hall, Notre Dame, Indiana 46556. To share memories or condolences, please visit

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Apr. 5, 2014