“It’s My Party” -singer Lesley Gore partied further in heaven with her angel voice. She died at the young age of 68 in New York City.
Besides her smash hit “It’s My Party”, she is famous for the song “You Don’t Own Me”, also known in a beautiful Dusty Springfield version and last year redone by POLICA on their Album “Shulasmith”
According to Lois Sasson, her lover for 33 years, Lesley a non-smoker, died on February 16, 2015, at the NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan, New York City, of lung cancer.
Her funeral services were scheduled for February 19, 2015, at the Frank E. Campbell Funeral Home on Madison Avenue.
Lesley Gore R.I.P.
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