Elizabeth Magid

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: pilot who flew for the U.S. military during World War II and was among 1,074 women who became pilots in the short-lived program Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP's), and whose poem Celestial Flight became a fixture at funerals for female pilots.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: December 31, 1917

 

Died: March 23, 2004

 

Location: Golden, Colorado