STERN: On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, Elizabeth “Liz” Spier Stern. Beloved wife of Theodore Stern. Loving mother of Andrew (Joanne Gold) Stern of Baltimore and Jonathan (Joy) Stern of Rockville, Md. Sister of Hannah (Walter) Hess of New York City. Grandmother of Jason (Jenna), Jessica, Daniel and Zachary Stern. Also survived by brothers- and sisters-in-law and nieces and nephews. Liz was born in Hannover, Germany, grew up in New York City and lived in Pittsburgh since 1958. She worked as an English Teacher at Hillel Academy and as a manager of planning for Allegheny County Department of Human Services for more than 30 years. Services were held at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc. Interment Homewood Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Braddock Redux, P.O. Box 416, Braddock, PA 15104 or Young Peoples Synagogue, 6404 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15217. schugar.com.