(L.A.) Maria Munson, 65, Died in a Vehicle

Case Number: 2023-16925

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 65-year-old female that occurred in a vehicle.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Maria Munson.

Manner of Death: Natural

Cause of Death: Massive Endometrioma

RIP MARIA MUNSON (November 16, 1958 – December 5, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 6:36 a.m.

Endometrioma (also called chocolate cyst) is the presence of tissue similar to, but distinct from, the endometrium in and sometimes on the ovary. It is the most common form of endometriosis. Endometrioma is found in 17–44% patients with endometriosis.