Paulina Tananko

January 18, 1932 - April 28, 2013
Paulina Tananko, 81, grew up in the Boyle Heights and Atwater neighborhoods of Los Angeles, attended Hollywood High School and U.C.L.A., and taught for more than 30 years in Los Angeles City Schools. Paulina is survived by her sister, Mary Lou Stephens, niece, Linda Park, nephew, Greg Stephens, and her life-long best friend Barbara Pene and Barbara's family.
A memorial service will be held in the near future.

Published in the Los Angeles Times on May 12, 2013