Mardi J. Dawson, 80, of Silverdale, WA, passed away on May 26, 2021. Born on August 1, 1940 in South Gate, CA to William and Charlotte K. (Walker) Howard, Mardi went on to graduate from Long Beach State University receiving a BA in Education. Mardi worked as a teacher in the L.A. Unified School District, retiring after over 30 years. She married Peter L. Dawson on July 14, 1973 in Palace Verdes, CA. Mardi was a Girl Scout Leader, member of Eastern Star, Social Order of the Beauceant and St. Anthony of Egypt Episcopal Church. She enjoyed her time in church as a volunteer and as part of the church bell ringers. Preceded in death by her parents and sister, Roslin Ross, Mardi's memory will live on with her loving husband, Peter L. Dawson. Services will be held at St. Anthony Episcopal Church in Silverdale on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 2:00pm. An online memorial can be seen at www.poulsbomortuary.com
Published by Palos Verdes Peninsula News on Nov. 11, 2021.