Obituary: Megin M. Wells |

Obituary: Megin M. Wells

Megin Wells, 31, died at Kaiser Hospital in South San Francisco on July 29, as a result of complications following gastric bypass surgery.

She was born Oct. 22, 1968 in Berkeley, Calif. She was raised on Donner Summit and in the Truckee area. She attended Donner Trail Elementary School, Sierra Mountain Middle School and graduated from Tahoe-Truckee High School in 1986. Megin was an active member of the Truckee-Tahoe Swim Team and was a high school hospital volunteer. She worked at the Truckee River Coffee Shop and various other local businesses.

She attended San Francisco State University and was employed by GTE/Verizon as the manager of its Fraud Management Technologies for their southeast division. She had purchased a house in Dublin, Calif., which she shared with her mother, Lorraine Wells of Dublin and father James Wells.

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