Patrick Swayze's widow, Lisa Niemi, marries longtime beau

Swayze and Niemi were married for 34 years before he died of pancreatic cancer in 2009.
By Karen Butler   |   May 26, 2014 at 9:26 AM
| License Photo

PALM BEACH, Fla., May 26 (UPI) -- Lisa Niemi's publicist has confirmed the dancer and actress married jeweler Albert DePrisco Sunday in Palm Beach, Fla.

Niemi, 57, and DePrisco, 58, met through mutual friends, then dated for more than a year before getting engaged last Christmas -- a little more than four years after her first husband, actor Patrick Swayze, died of pancreatic cancer.

Niemi and Swayze were married for 34 years, and co-starred in the 2003 film, One Last Dance, which Niemi also wrote and directed. Her other film acting credits include She's Having a Baby and Swayze's movie, Steel Dawn.

Swayze was best known for his roles in The Outsiders, Dirty Dancing, Ghost and Road House.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Paul McCartney likens post-John Lennon era to 'revisionism,' talks songwriting controversy
Subway spokesman Jared Fogle under investigation
Rumer Willis stuns in new bikini photos
Yolanda Foster posts photo in hyperbaric chamber for Lyme disease treatment
Russell Wilson, girlfriend Ciara practicing abstinence