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Hi I'm Marilyn.

I'm a Mormon. I'm a native Californian. I'm a librarian, a swimmer and a grandmother.

About Me

I have traveled the world with my now retired Air Force husband, Roger. I love working with my elementary age library students and instilling in them a love of reading. I have five children and seven grandchildren. I do love to swim and, of course, read.

Why I am a Mormon

My parents were Luthern when I was born. When I was three years old, my parents joined the LDS Church. I found that I was drawn to the church at an early age. By the time I was 16 I knew that I needed to find out, for myself, if the church was true. I investigated, prayed, talked and read. It wasn't long before I knew that the Mormon church was the right choice for me. "By their fruits ye shall know them" was a constant reminder to me that the Mormon people are always there to help. I knew I wanted to be associated with Christ's people.

How I live my faith

I serve in our ward Relief Society. I love getting to know our sisters and doing what I can to help them. I also serve in our community as a member of our local school site counsel. I believe in my own self worth as a daughter of God and try to help others to reach their potential.

Do Mormons only help Mormons?

Mormons have a great reputation of giving help wherever help is needed. The church sends help to many countries where disaster has left people in need. No, Mormons do not only help Mormons. We see potential in all our neighbors and community members. Show more Show less