Lisa Westphal, 47, had family in New Milford
She was born July 14, 1961, in Mount Vernon, N.Y. She was the wife of the late Holger Westphal and daughter of Jack and Carol (Pucci) Eberhardt.
She fought a courageous battle with breast cancer for eight years. She supported others who have survived cancer as well.
Mrs. Westphal was a devoted mother, daughter, sister and aunt.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by a daughter, Alissa Yurt of Fort Myers, Fla.; two sisters, Karen Failla of Danbury and Elena Tagini and her husband Frank of St. Thomas; a brother-in-law, Steve Failla of New Milford; and four nieces, Kristine, Catherine, Claire and Anne.
The Cornell Memorial Home of Danbury was in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to The American Cancer Society, 372 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897-2523.