• "Mom lighting a candle in your honor. Loving you always!"
    - Kate Alson
  • "Dearest Mom/Libby - how is it that Monday marked three..."
    - Kate Alson
  • "Mom - August 28, 2015 marked a year since you "shuffled off..."
    - Kate Alson
  • "I'm so sorry to hear about Libby. She took amazing care of..."
    - Lysa & Gary Hoffman
  • "I only had the pleasure of meeting Libby once, and she made..."
    - Meghan Dent

ALSON--Elizabeth "Libby" Lee, 80, died on August 28, 2014. Born in Bronxville, she attended Horace Greeley and Radcliffe, worked for McCall's and Knopf, assisted director Joseph Mankiewicz, and curated at Caramoor museum. Libby loved the arts, travel, nature, animals, and people. She will be greatly missed by her husband Larry, daughter Kate, stepson Peter, son-in-law Jason, daughter-in-law Alice, sister Helen, stepsister Mary, sister-in-law Elaine, her grandchildren Eliot and Eden, and a legion of family and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Pets Alive: petsalivewest.org A memorial will be held at Croton Point Park.

Published in The New York Times on Aug. 31, 2014