ELIZABETH L. ALSON

Obituary
  • "Tom and I remember Libby all the time. It is hard to..."
  • "Lighting a candle in honor and loving memory of Elizabeth..."
    - Kate Alson
  • "Dearest Mommy, Today marks four years since you physically..."
    - Kate Alson
  • "(Written May 5, 2018) Mom we celebrated your 84th birthday..."
    - Kate Alson
  • "Mom lighting a candle in your honor. Loving you always!"
    - Kate Alson

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