Nov., 26, 1927 – Jan. 24, 2016
Marian Eugenia Cheeseman was born in Pittsburg, KS. She was daughter to Emma Irene and Marion Eugene Cheeseman, and sister to her brother Fred. She moved to Tujunga in 1957 to build a family with her husband Edward J. Boitz Sr.
She worked as a grocery clerk and bookkeeper for Vons and a local credit union. She sang in the Southern California Verdugo Hills Chorus, was active in the Sunland-Tujunga Women’s Club, and with two church friends, taught the Good News Club at Mountain View Elementary. In the 1980’s, Marian, her son Joe, and dear friend Luther built her home, a geodesic dome, in the hills of Tujunga. She was always busy helping others. She was an animal lover and gave generously to many needy causes.
She is survived by her children, Joe, Karen, and Roxanne; grandchildren, Jesse, Jennifer, and Harley; great-granddaughters, Madison, and arriving in April, Charisma.
Everybody loved Marian, she was a light to everyone.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Sat., January 30 at Community Christian Church, 10193 Tujunga Canyon Blvd, Tujunga.