Cecilia Parker

Cecilia Parker, 79, actress who played Mickey Rooney’s sister Marian in the “Andy Hardy” films, died July 25 in Ventura.

Born in Fort William, Ontario, Parker became a contract player at MGM when she was 16.

Her film credits include “Young as You Feel,””High School Girl,””Ah Wilderness!” and “The Painted Veil,” with Greta Garbo.

Parker married actor Robert Baldwin Sr. in 1938 and became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1940.

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