Marion Wilkinson born June 27, 1937 in Glendale, CA, died March 5, 2008 in Laguna Beach, CA. Survived by her husband of 49 years, Richard ‘Dick’ Wilkinson and 3 children: Susan Mark Miller, Judy Joe Dvoracek and Tom Mona Wilkinson. She is also survived by 8 grandchildren: Jacqueline & Megan Miller, Lauren, Christopher and Garret Dvoracek, and Emilyn, Natalie and Drake Wilkinson and 2 step-grandchildren: Sarah Miller Morphew and Rachel Miller as well as a sister, Lee Herman of Tujunga, CA. She was pre-deceased by her parents Anthony and Vera Imbelloni of Glendale, CA.
In addition to caring for her family, Marion enjoyed participation in the Beta Sigma Phi sorority, National Charity League, Burbank Chapter and the La Providencia Guild of Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles. She was an active member of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Laguna Beach, serving on the Women’s Council, Altar care and the financial counting team. Marion was also a reading assistant for the 2nd grade class at St. Catherine’s School in Laguna Beach. Concerned about maintaining the beauty of the Laguna Beach shoreline, Marion served the community as a Tidewater Docent for 2 years . Marion enjoyed the performing arts and was an accomplished gardener. She will be greatly missed.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to City of Hope P. O. Box 513477, Los Angeles, CA 90051-3477 or www.cityofhope.org/fightcancer.