Lillian Bostwick Phipps Pulitzer Rousseau, known as fashion designer Lilly Pulitzer, died Sunday morning, April 7, 2013 at her Palm Beach home at the age of 81.
The news was posted on the Lilly Pulitzer company Facebook page today:
“Early this morning, Lilly Pulitzer Rousseau passed away peacefully in Palm Beach, surrounded by family and loved ones. Lilly has been a true inspiration to us and we will miss her.
“In the days and weeks ahead we will celebrate all that Lilly meant to us. Lilly was a true original who has brought together generations through her bright and happy mark on the world.”
Pulitzer is survived by her children Liza, Minnie and Peter Pulitzer, as well as her grandchildren.