Mearle Heitzman, right, chats with Annie Silveria and wife Marilyn in 2006 outside Mearle’s College Drive-In in Visalia.
Mearle Heitzman, right, chats with Annie Silveria and wife Marilyn in 2006 outside Mearle’s College Drive-In in Visalia. CHRISTIAN PARLEY Fresno Bee file photo
Mearle Heitzman, right, chats with Annie Silveria and wife Marilyn in 2006 outside Mearle’s College Drive-In in Visalia. CHRISTIAN PARLEY Fresno Bee file photo

Owner of Visalia’s iconic Mearle’s College Drive-In dies

March 05, 2016 07:00 AM

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