Marilyn Lou Rollins died Aug. 2 in Grass Valley. She was 73.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 16, at Greenwood Memorial Gardens in Grass Valley. Ann Cummings will officiate. Burial will take place at Greenwood Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Rollins was born March 6, 1935, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Leonard Hammer and Elizabeth Sheldon. She attended Wilson High School in Long Beach. She married Jack Rollins on Feb. 21, 1960, in Santa Ana.

Mrs. Rollins worked for various real estate companies. She was on the Nevada County Board of Education for two years, president of Alta California Regional Center for two years, and was a member of Toastmasters, Habitat for Humanity, Daughters of the American Revolution, and Nevada County Council for Exceptional Children. She enjoyed horseback riding, birdwatching, hiking and pottery.

Mrs. Rollins is survived by her husband, Jack Rollins of Grass Valley; daughter and son-in-law, Gayle and Mike Cronie of Coos Bay, Ore.; sons and daughters-in-law Lane and Valerie Rollins of Nevada City and Mark and Michele Rollins of Lake Havasu City, Ariz.; sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and Bob Hayes of Arroyo Grande; sons Brant and Shawn Rollins, both of Grass Valley; cousin and cousin-in-law, Marlene and Wendell Fouche of Urbandale, Iowa; four grandsons; two granddaughters; five great-grandsons and one great-granddaughter.

She was predeceased by her father, Leonard Hammer; mother, Elizabeth Hammer; brother, Butch Hammer and son, Lyn Rollins.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Aid Thrift Shop.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary in Nevada City.

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