Ellin Lieberman – A Celebration of a Life Serving the Community<br />March 5, 2011<br />South Pasadena, California<br />
The Formative Years<br />
It all began a long, long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…<br />Brooklyn – 1933.<br />
Ellin spent her summers on a farm in Connecticut. In addition to milking cows and tending to her chores, she took good car...
Ellin and her family before her cousin’s wedding. <br />Brooklyn, New York – 1947.<br />
Harry sweeps Ellin off her feet!<br />September 11, 1960<br />
Three shining beacons of light arrived over the years: Deborah, Susan and William.<br />Ok, so maybe they were not angels ...
Three generations of Louria’s.<br />Orange County, California – 1980.<br />
The kids and grandkids enjoy another family vacation.<br />Jackson, Wyoming – 2005.<br />
The family comes together for Harry’s 75th birthday.<br />Los Angeles – June 2009.<br />
The Medical Years<br />1956 – 1998<br />
“The Doctor is In!”<br />
Childrens Hospital: Ellin’s home away from home.<br />
Ellin and Dr. ShaulMassry at her retirement party. CHLA – April 1998.<br />
In 2005, Ellin was deeply moved by the devastation from Hurricane Katrina.<br />So she decided to do something about it.<b...
Benefits were held. Donations of money and clothing were collected. And, of course, quilts were made by the pattern-load.<...
Fundraising for Katrina at 1944 Milan Avenue - 2009<br />
Ellin’s point man in Louisiana: Dr. Matti Vehaskari, Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of New Orleans.<br />
Combining art and quilting to help the victims of Katrina.<br />South Pasadena, 2009.<br />
From Russia With Love<br />
Have kidneys, will travel.<br />Orenburg, Russia – 1995.<br />
Ellin helped make it happen over a 10 year period with more than 10 different trips to Russia. (Talk about frequent flyer ...
Helping to raise money for the Russian-American Medical Project (RAMP). <br />American Team for RAMP<br />
Of course, seeing the sights of St. Petersburg, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, was a major side benefit!<b...
Quilting On Steroids<br />
Ellin marching on behalf of quilts worldwide!<br />4th of July, 2000<br />
Harry was always glad to help out. He’s such a ladies’ man!<br />Benefit committee at work.<br />
Erudition, South Pasadena Style<br />Translation: The Book Club comes to Milan Avenue. <br />1988 – Present.<br />
So many books; so little time.<br />
Mrs. Lieberman goes to Washington (well, not really).<br />
2003: The Democratic Party Recruits Its Next Star!<br />
Working for Democrats on the local and national stage.<br />
Recruiting starts at home.<br />
House Party for Obama’s campaign.<br />South Pasadena – 2008.<br />
If at first you don’t succeed...<br />
….help the guy who didn’t have a shot in hell to win!<br />
Ellin & Harry made thousands of phone calls working to make healthcare reform a reality. (And, they now know how to use Sk...
And, of course, Harry has been at her side for every step of the wonderful journey.<br />
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A Celebration of Ellin Lieberman - March 5 2011

  1. 1. Ellin Lieberman – A Celebration of a Life Serving the Community<br />March 5, 2011<br />South Pasadena, California<br />
  2. 2. The Formative Years<br />
  3. 3. It all began a long, long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…<br />Brooklyn – 1933.<br />
  4. 4. Ellin spent her summers on a farm in Connecticut. In addition to milking cows and tending to her chores, she took good care of her horse, Patches.<br />Warren, Connecticut – 1943<br />
  5. 5. Ellin and her family before her cousin’s wedding. <br />Brooklyn, New York – 1947.<br />
  6. 6. Harry sweeps Ellin off her feet!<br />September 11, 1960<br />
  7. 7. Three shining beacons of light arrived over the years: Deborah, Susan and William.<br />Ok, so maybe they were not angels all the time, but they turned out pretty darn good!<br />Los Angeles – 1968.<br />
  8. 8. Three generations of Louria’s.<br />Orange County, California – 1980.<br />
  9. 9. The kids and grandkids enjoy another family vacation.<br />Jackson, Wyoming – 2005.<br />
  10. 10. The family comes together for Harry’s 75th birthday.<br />Los Angeles – June 2009.<br />
  11. 11. The Medical Years<br />1956 – 1998<br />
  12. 12. “The Doctor is In!”<br />
  13. 13. Childrens Hospital: Ellin’s home away from home.<br />
  14. 14. Ellin and Dr. ShaulMassry at her retirement party. CHLA – April 1998.<br />
  15. 15. In 2005, Ellin was deeply moved by the devastation from Hurricane Katrina.<br />So she decided to do something about it.<br />
  16. 16. Benefits were held. Donations of money and clothing were collected. And, of course, quilts were made by the pattern-load.<br />
  17. 17. Fundraising for Katrina at 1944 Milan Avenue - 2009<br />
  18. 18. Ellin’s point man in Louisiana: Dr. Matti Vehaskari, Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of New Orleans.<br />
  19. 19. Combining art and quilting to help the victims of Katrina.<br />South Pasadena, 2009.<br />
  20. 20. From Russia With Love<br />
  21. 21. Have kidneys, will travel.<br />Orenburg, Russia – 1995.<br />
  22. 22. Ellin helped make it happen over a 10 year period with more than 10 different trips to Russia. (Talk about frequent flyer miles!)<br />
  23. 23. Helping to raise money for the Russian-American Medical Project (RAMP). <br />American Team for RAMP<br />
  24. 24. Of course, seeing the sights of St. Petersburg, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, was a major side benefit!<br />
  25. 25. Quilting On Steroids<br />
  26. 26.
  27. 27.
  28. 28.
  29. 29. Ellin marching on behalf of quilts worldwide!<br />4th of July, 2000<br />
  30. 30. Harry was always glad to help out. He’s such a ladies’ man!<br />Benefit committee at work.<br />
  31. 31. Erudition, South Pasadena Style<br />Translation: The Book Club comes to Milan Avenue. <br />1988 – Present.<br />
  32. 32. So many books; so little time.<br />
  33. 33. Mrs. Lieberman goes to Washington (well, not really).<br />
  34. 34. 2003: The Democratic Party Recruits Its Next Star!<br />
  35. 35. Working for Democrats on the local and national stage.<br />
  36. 36. Recruiting starts at home.<br />
  37. 37. House Party for Obama’s campaign.<br />South Pasadena – 2008.<br />
  38. 38. If at first you don’t succeed...<br />
  39. 39. ….help the guy who didn’t have a shot in hell to win!<br />
  40. 40. Ellin & Harry made thousands of phone calls working to make healthcare reform a reality. (And, they now know how to use Skype, too!)<br />
  41. 41. And, of course, Harry has been at her side for every step of the wonderful journey.<br />

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