LongeviQuest is saddened to report the passing of Louise Levy. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio, USA on 1 November 1910 and passed away on 17 July 2023 in Rye, New York, USA  at 112 years, 258 days. She became the oldest known living person in the U.S. state of New York on 11 August 2022, following the death of 111-year-old Sadie Rosenkrantz.

On her 112th birthday. (Source: MyRye.com)

On her 112th birthday.
(Source: MyRye.com)

Levy got married at 28 and the couple had two children. Levy worked as a secretary for her husband’s business for most of her life. She was a dedicated employee who continued to work even after her husband’s death. She retired in her 90s.

When asked about the secret of her longevity, she cited a healthy diet, especially yogurt.

LongeviQuest is extending our deepest condolences to the bereaved family and friends of Mrs. Louise Levy.