Margaret Waln (Bebe) of Redondo Beach, CA passed away Friday, January 19, 2007. Born December 15, 1927 in Oxnard, CA. The fifth of seven children and second daughter to parents William and Margaret Van Hosen was one of seven children. In 1939 the family moved to Hermosa Beach. Margaret graduated from Redondo Union High School. She loved the beach and made her home in Redondo Beach. In between raising her two children she worked at several local restaurants including the "Light House", a well known jazz club in Hermosa Beach and "Concerts by the Sea" in Redondo Beach. Margaret is survived by her daughter Kari Farrelly, son-in-law Russell of Redondo Beach; her son, Craig Hogle; a granddaughter, Lisa Hogle of Northern California; and one brother and his wife Robert and Sara VanHosen of Pleasant Hill, CA; she is further survived by other nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Virginia Howard and four brothers, Jim, Jude, Hollis (Hoppy) and John.

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  1. The day I met your brother John and he introduced you to me, my life took a turn..You taught me so much about life and I’ll always be grateful…I’ve never had so much fun,than being part of a family of Van Hosens..I will never forget you and will miss you so much. I love you as a special sister, the one I never had. “Sonnie”

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