Services for will be today at 2:30 p.m. at Pacific View Memorial Park, 3500 Pacific View, Corona del Mar.
Mara was the PTA president at Bergeson Elementary School from 2005-2008 and is known to many throughout the Bergeson Community.
There will be an informal dessert reception in the Bergeson library at 6 p.m. after the service.
If you need child-care, Dorain Cassell has a few spots available in the Bergeson YMCA. Call her to make a reservation at 643-0721.
If you’d like to help with the reception, feel free to bring a homemade finger dessert to share.
In lieu of flowers, Mara’s family has set up a memorial fund to upgrade the Bergeson multi-purpose room. Mara loved the arts and the school will be upgrading the sound system and staging area per the family’s request.
Checks can be made out to the “Bergeson PTA” and include in the memo line “Mara fund.”