Sheela Allen-Stephens: A Legacy of Laughs

Sheela Allen-Stephens, NBC10's entertainment reporter for nearly three decades, passed away last Thursday at Bryn Mawr Hospital. Take a look back at her legacy of laughs.

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Sheela Allen-Stephens was our entertainment and features reporter at Channel 10 and NBC10 for three decades.
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Sheela Allen-Stephens was our entertainment and features reporter at NBC10 for nearly 30 years. She was one witty woman and left us all with a laugh and often a bellyache when she was on the air. Here she is as a go-go dancer!
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She'd don just about any costume or work outfit o try out someone's job for a day.
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Sheela passes away last Thursday , Oct. 20, 2016 at Bryn Mawr hospital.
This is a picture of Sheela and Brian Williams when they worked together here at NBC10 years ago.
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And of course there was the show she did with Matt Lauer, Live on City Line.
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Sheela loved to parody people too. Here's her Dolly Parton outfit.
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And of course she dressed up like Marilyn Monroe (more than once!) to belt out a bit of Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend.
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From our archives, we collected some of the funny and memorable moments Sheela Allen-Stephens brought us all through the years.
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This is Lonnie Stephens, the love of Sheela's life. He also worked for NBC10, for 25 years as a photographer. Lonnie died in 2004 a short time after being diagnosed with multiple myeloma. Sheela and Lonnie were married 20 years.
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Sheela retired from NBC10 in 2005.
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NBC10's Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz and Sheela were dear friends. He wrote a tribute to her, which you can read here .
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