Marion White

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: widow of the late Supreme Court Justice Byron "Whizzer" White (d. 2002) who was the daughter of former University of Colorado president Robert Stearns and met her future husband (a onetime CU football running back star) when her parents invited him to dinner while she was still in high school, whom the couple married in 1946 after both served in the U.S. Navy and moved to Washington, D.C. in 1960 when Byron White was appointed deputy attorney general by President John F. Kennedy, then to the Supreme Court in 1962.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: June 8, 1921

 

Died: January 21, 2009

 

Location: Denver, Colorado