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Marion Tanner

Birth
Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA
Death 30 Oct 1985 (aged 94)
Greenwich Village, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 12560 · View Source
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Literary Figure. She is believed to be the inspiration for "Auntie Mame." Tanner's nephew, Patrick Dennis 1921-1978, created "Mame" while working in a New York salon. She was known to friends as "Lady Bountiful."


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 14 Sep 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12560
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marion Tanner (6 Mar 1891–30 Oct 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12560, ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) Unknown.