Mary Lynn Hartman, lecturer emeritus in communications, died Sept. 5 of multiple myeloma cancer. She was 80 years old.
The CSUF alumna — Hartman earned her undergraduate degree in communications in 1965 — had 11 years of journalism experience with the Texas Daily and Orange Coast Daily Pilot and had taught for a number of years in high schools prior to joining the university’s Communications Department in 1974. She served for 14 years.
She is survived by her brother John Walden and wife, Jan; son, David and his wife, Teresa; and daughter, Donna and husband Doug Haley. Grave site rites will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, at Pacific View Memorial Park, 3500 Pacific View Dr., Corona del Mar.