Marja Bakker



Age: 59


Summary: Dutch-born co-organizer of the Boston Marathon and the only female president of the Boston Athletic Association Running Club when she joined in 1978 but became its president in 1982 and was the first and only female president of the running club in the organization's 119-year history.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: April 20, 1947


Died: October 14, 2006


Location: Boston, Massachusetts