” The golden gates stood open God saw you needed rest”
Liz (Sylvia Butterfield) passed peacefully away, aged 77 years surrounded by the love of her family.
Liz was born in Leeds in November 1939. She played Vera Duckworth in Coronation Street for 34 years. During her acting career she received the soap award for lifetime achievement. Liz worked tirelessly for The British Lung Foundation and COPD.
One of the highlights of her life was meeting Pope John Paul 11.