Steven Lieberman

by | Jun 10, 2021 | Obituaries

Norfolk—Steven Lieberman, 75, passed away May 27, 2021 at Norfolk Heart Hospital.

Steve was born in Brooklyn, New York on May 6, 1946 to Richard and Esther Margolies Lieberman.

He moved, with his family, to Roanoke, Va. and several years later to Richmond, Va. He graduated from Douglas Freeman High School, VCU, and Washington College of Law.

Steve served as City Attorney of Portsmouth, Va. before entering private practice. Steve loved playing golf, having had three holes in one, all at his favorite course, Cypress Point, in Virginia Beach. He played with friends in the “Lieberman Group” for many years. Steve loved the New York Giants football team and the San Francisco Giants baseball team. He boasted that he was born on the same day as his idol, Willie.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Sherry Blum Lieberman. Son, Brian Lieberman, daughter Lisa Thatch, husband John Thatch and his special loves that call him Pop, Ashlyn Lieberman, Evan Lieberman, Tyler Thatch, Hunter Thatch, Tara Thatch, and Duane Lieberman. His sister, Marilyn Eber, South Bend, Indiana who shared his birthday, May 6, sister and brother-in-law, Linda Green and Ernie Smith, of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, loving nieces, cousins, aunts and friends.

A celebration of Steve’s life will be held at a later date. Donations may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.