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Lila Doris Waldow


1921 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Lila Doris Waldow Obituary
August 1, 1921 - February 2, 2017 Lila came to Los Angeles in 1938 along with her brother Larry and her parents Elizabeth and Samuel Lazarus. She was 17 years old. The family lived in the Fairfax district behind Canter's restaurant. She went on to graduate from Fairfax High in 1940. Lila then went to work for Monogram Studios.She was introduced to a young medical doctor Bernard Waldow. They married and thus began a story book life together. The marriage lasted 67 years and produced two children, a daughter Karen and a son, Charles. Lila was known throughout her life for her beauty and style. She and Bernie with their many friends loved golf and traveling together. They were also avid and talented dancers. Lila is survived by her daughter Karen (Clarke), her son, Charles (Dana) and her loving granddaughter, Samantha, as well as by her brother Larry (Rosalie) and in-laws Marilyn and David.
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Feb. 19, 2017
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