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Obituary for Lillian "Lyla" Lazen

Lillian "Lyla" Lazen (nee Caplan), of Baltimore, Maryland, passed away on Sunday, November 12th, 2023, at the age of 85. She is survived by her children, Mark (Catherine) Lazen, Matthew Lazen, and Beth Lazen; by her grandchildren Jacob Lazen, Max Lazen, Evelyn Lazen, and Zachariah (Olivia) Lazen. She was predeceased by her sister Diane Dubin and by her parents Rose and Philip Caplan.

Lyla was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She was kind, caring, and funny. She served for nearly 50 years as a reading teacher and school psychologist in the Baltimore City Public Schools. Lyla loved spending time with her friends, family, and her pets, meeting new people, smiling at babies, watching movies, and following world events.

Services at Sol Levinson's Chape, 8900 Reisterstown Road, Pikesville, MD 21208, on Tuesday, November 14th, 2023, at 10:30 am. Interment Arlington Chizuk Amuno Cemetery - N. Rogers Avenue. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Hospice of the Piedmont.