Obituary: Marilynn Janet Wheeler

Marilynn Wheeler, born Feb. 13, 1934, and a longtime resident of La Cañada Flintridge, passed away peacefully on Friday, Sept. 13. A graduate of UCLA, she taught swimming, gymnastics and volleyball at the YMCA in the 1960s. She completed her master’s degree in physical education and taught P.E. for the Los Angeles school district at Robert Fulton Junior High in Van Nuys. She later moved to North Hollywood High School, as a counselor in the Zoo Magnet program, where she retired. She was a member of the Assistance League, Kiwanis and La Cañada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Committee, and was active in the local Kappa Alpha Theta group.
She is survived by her children Laurie Wheeler, Donna Harstine and Robert Wheeler, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at noon on Monday, Sept. 23, at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills.

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