The following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of Voice of OC. County Mourns Passing of Former Supervisor Marian Bergeson
County officials mourned the passing Wednesday of former Supervisor Marian Bergeson, who was elected to represent the Fifth District on the Board of Supervisors in 1994 after a prestigious career in the state Legislature. Mrs. Bergeson left the Board in November 1996 after being appointed by then-Gov. Pete Wilson to serve as California’s Secretary of Education. She later served on the state Board of Education and on the California Transportation Commission.