renowned humanitarian and charity activist known widely as 'Dr. Liza'
who in 2007 founded the Fair Aid charity fund in Moscow, which provides
financial support and medical care to cancer patients, underprivileged
families, the homeless, and others in need, who also helped
evacuate many children with heart conditions who were wounded during
the Ukrainian conflict and was honored three times with state awards
for her work, including the State Prize of the Russian Federation
national award presented by President Vladimir Putin earlier in
December 2016 for outstanding achievements in charity and human rights
activities in Ukraine and Syria.
Cause of Death: Airplane accident
Born: February 20, 1962
Died: December 25, 2016
Location: Sochi, Russia