All in the Family: Liesel Van Cleef

Liesel Van Cleef

Liesel Van Cleeff, passed away peacefully on October 13 in Seattle, WA. She was born in Rotterdam, Holland to Gretchen and Ernest Van Cleeff. She was a holocaust survivor having spent almost 3 1/2 years in various camps between 1942 and 1945. 

Liesel was a lifelong (52 years) member of the University Unitarian Church where she was on the Art Committee.

There will be a celebration of her life at University Unitarian Church on Saturday,  November 23, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Read more about her interesting life in her obituary

Watch a video interview from 1996 in which Liesel spoke at length about her Holocaust experiences.

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  1. UUC Staff says:

    Please note that the time for the Celebration of Liesel’s life has been changed to 3-5 p.m.