Longtime Marina del Rey resident Bernice “Bea” Wilson (Leech) has died. She was 82.

Wilson, who lived in the Marina del Rey area for over 60 years, passed away peacefully Friday, November 6th, her family said.

She was born May 2nd, 1927 in Topeka, Kansas.

Wilson is survived by her husband Burton Wilson; her daughter Sandi LeBlanc and son Rick Wilson; grandchildren Matthew Wilson, Tabatha Willis, Steven LeBlanc and Tobias Wilson; and 13 great grandchildren.

Memorial graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 24th at Woodlawn Cemetery, 1847 14th St., Santa Monica. A light lunch will follow the service at First Lutheran Church, 815 Venice Blvd., Venice.