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Magazine Editor-Doreen Lioy Biography, Date of Birth with Her Life

Magazine Editor-Doreen Lioy Biography, Date of Birth with Her Life

Facts of Doreen Lioy

Full Name:Doreen Lioy
Profession:Magazine Editor
Country:United States
DivorceRichard Ramirez (2010)
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorDark Brown
Birth PlaceBurbank, California
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Doreen Lioy is an American Magazine editor who is well-known as the ex-wife of Late Richard Ramirez, an American serial killer, rapist, and burglar.

Early Life of Doreen Lioy

Doreen Lioy stepped in her footsteps in this world in Burbank, California, the USA. She has an American nationality and her ethnicity is White. She follows the Christianity religion.

Death of Doreen Lioy’s Husband Ramirez

For several years before Ramirez’s death, Lioy stated that she would commit suicide when Ramirez was in execution. In late 2010, there was a separation between the pair. Later, it reveals that Richard had a direct link to the murder and rape of nine years old girl. After that, there were no visitors to the murderer.

Sadly, her husband died of complications secondary to B-cell lymphoma, at Marin General Hospital in Greenbrae, California, on June 7, 2013. Besides this, he was also affected by chronic substance abuse, liver failure, and chronic hepatitis C viral infection.

But nobody claimed his body states that Lioy had already broken up with him. She is out of the limelight since then and there is no information about her.

Is Doreen Lioy Married?

Concerning her personal life, Doreen Lioy was married to the famed stalker and murderer, Richard Ramirez.

By the time of the trial, Ramirez had fans who were writing him letters and visiting him. In an 11 years period, Doreen sent him a total of 75 love letters. Later in 1988, he proposed to her, and on October 3, 1996, the couple got married. The ceremony took place in California’s San Quentin State Prison. While talking about her husband, Lioy stated innocently in the year 1997.

Doreen Lioy with her ex-husband, Richard Ramirez
Caption: Doreen Lioy with her ex-husband, Richard Ramirez

Lily’s family even disowned her because of her marriage to Ramirez but that did not stop her from falling for him. The Los Angeles Times published a report where Christopher Goffard described Lioy “as a journalist who first saw Ramirez on TV and claimed she could see his vulnerability”.

He further said, Lioy visited her husband four or more times a week and was one of the first people in the visiting line. She did not care what anyone would say about her decision. If anyone commented on her marriage, she would roll her eyes and say, “hometown girl makes bad.

How much is Doreen Lioy Net Worth and Salary?

But it is expected that her net worth is in the millions considering her work as a magazine editor. As per some online sources, the average salary of an American magazine editor is $53,500 a year.

On the other hand, the net worth of her late husband is $1.3 Million as of 2022.


  • Considering Doreen Lioy’s profession, she initially worked as a magazine editor.
  • She also worked in a TV documentary, THS Investigates: Love Behind Bars.
  • Furthermore, Lioy introduces herself as an author when she wrote a biography of Richard Ramirez: The Night Stalker.
  • As she hides from the spotlight, there is no information about her further profession.