Mary Kay Letourneau

Mary Kay Letourneau

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Updated On July 4, 2022
California, USA
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California, USA

Mary Kay Letourneau is an American school teacher. Mary Kay Letourneau rose to the headlines after she was accused of raping a student in sixth grade. Moreover, she later married Fualaau and their marriage lasted almost 14 years.

Early Life and Childhood

Mary Kay Letourneau was born in the year 1962 on the 30th of January. Moreover, she was 58 years old at the time of her death. She was born in Tustin, California, USA. Likewise, the elementary school teacher belongs to the American nationality and was born under the star sign Capricorn.

Mary Kay Letourneau

Caption: Mary during her young days(Twitter)

Moving on to Mary’s family, she was born to Mary E (née Suehr), a former chemist, and John G. Schmitz, a community college instructor, and politician. Likewise, she had six siblings as well. However, the information regarding the names of her cousins is not available on the internet. According to our sources, she along with her cousins grew up in a strict Catholic household.


Moving on towards the educational background of mary Kay, she was a member of the Servite High School cheerleading squad while attending Cornelia Connelly High School. It was an all-girls Catholic school in Anaheim, California. Likewise, She went on to Arizona State University after that.

Career and High School

Mary Kay Letourneau happens to be an elementary school teacher. Aside from this, there are no additional details regarding her career and profession.


Mary Kay Letourneau was found having sexual affair with her elementary school student. Vili Fualaau (born June 26, 1983) was a second-and sixth-grade student in Letourneau’s courses at Shorewood Elementary. Letourneau’s relationship with the 12- or 13-year-old Fualaau shifted from platonic to sexual when she was 34, in the summer of 1996. Police discovered her in a car with Fualaau in a marina parking lot on June 18, 1996.

Likewise, he was caught pretending to sleep in the rear seat as she jumped into the front seat. When asked for identification, she and Fualaau gave bogus names, and Fualaau claimed to be 18 years old. There had been no touching, according to Fualaau. Letourneau pleaded guilty to two counts of child rape in the second degree. Her daughter was born on May 29, 1997, while she was awaiting punishment alongside Fualaau. The state wanted her to serve six and a half years in prison.

Letourneau was found in a car with Fualaau near her home on February 3, 1998, two weeks after completing her prison sentence. Letourneau claimed she was alone in the car at first. When questioned for identification, she and Fualaau gave bogus names. Despite reports of sexual intercourse in the car, he informed a detective that he and Letourneau had kissed repeatedly and that he had caressed Letourneau on the thigh, but that no sexual intercourse had taken place.

Since Letourneau’s release from prison on January 2, there was evidence that the two had met multiple times. Police discovered $6,200 in cash, baby items, and her passport inside the car when she was apprehended. Furthermore, he dropped out of high school, and his two children were given to his mother. He battled with depression and alcoholism, and in March 1999, he attempted suicide.

Relationship status

Mary Kay Letourneau was first married to Steve Letourneau. Moreover, she had four children with him. The pair later divorced in the year 1999. Likewise, later in the year 2005 May 20, she married Fualaau. The pair also separated from each other in August of 2019.

Mary Kay Letourneau

Caption: Mary with her husband(source: Wiki bio)


Letourneau died on July 6, 2020, at the age of 58, from colon cancer at her home in Des Moines, Washington.

Body measurements and Social media

Mary Kay Letourneau stood tall at 5 feet 6 inches and weighs 60 kg. Likewise, her body measurements(chest-waist-hips) are 34-28-35 respectively. The elementary school teacher had brown eyes and blonde hair.

Mary Kay Letourneau was not active on any social media platforms.