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September 3, 1927 - May 27, 2015 Lizabeth Stevens passed away on the 27th of May 2015. Liz was married to Lee Stevens, a former CEO of the William Morris Agency, until his death in 1989. Liz was born in Brooklyn, New York on the 3rd of September 1927, to Henrietta and Joseph Silverman. She left home at 16 to pursue a career in show business. In her early 20s, Liz danced on Broadway and later turned her talents to The Ice-Capades. Liz considered herself a gypsy and while touring in Rome, met her husband, Lee, who was stationed there in the US army. The couple married in 1956 and resided in Long Island, New York until 1985 when Lee's career soared to new heights and they moved to Los Angeles. Liz was an avid tennis player, hiker, explorer and lover of life. Liz is survived by her three children; Todd, Claudia and Jennifer and 5 beautiful grandchildren - she is deeply missed by her family and all of those whose lives she touched. Liz will be buried alongside Lee at Hillside Memorial in Los Angeles at 11am on the 7th of June. In lieu of flowers please send donations to your local animal shelter.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from June 3 to June 5, 2015
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