July 31, 1934 - Nov. 15, 2012
Resident of San Mateo
Passed away in San Mateo on November 15, 2012. Dearly beloved wife of John G. Hitchcock Jr. Devoted mother of John III, James Daniel, Patrick Joseph and Paul Gerard. Cherished grandmother of Blanca Paloma, Pilar, Santiago, Belén. Mandalay, Camran, Jack, Evelyn, Jeremy, and Tara. Loving daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Peterson. Dear sister of Ellen, Roberta, Carol, Connie, Madelein, Christine, Kathy, James, Mike, and Mark.
A published poet, Marilu was a developer of healthy relationships, especially of women coping with conflicting roles. She was generous and caring of others in need. Marilu was a great believer of healthy families.
Memorial Mass will be held at St. Bartholomew November 30, 2012 at 10:45am. Private reception to follow.
Donations preferred to Parkinson's Institute, Sunnyvale, CA.