Marilyn Louise Moppin, 70, Platte City, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at the North Care Hospice House in North Kansas City, Missouri. Marilyn was born Feb. 4, 1950 in Leavenworth, Kansas to Earl Theodore "Jim" and Elsie Louise (Oberdiek) Moppin. She grew up in Weston, Missouri, graduating from West Platte High School in 1968. Marilyn then attended the Career Academy of Medical Assisting College in Kansas City, Missouri, before becoming a Medical Assistant Instructor herself. She taught at Concord Career College in Kansas City, Missouri for over 15 years before her retirement. She was a longtime member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Farley, Missouri, her family being among the founders and builders of the current church in 1912.
Marilyn loved teaching, reading, cooking, and most of all spending time with her grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Ronald Moppin.
Marilyn is survived by daughters, Tiffany (John) Black and Tami Inojos; grandchildren, Anthony Nelson and Tyriq Williams; great-granddaughter, Scarlett Nelson; sister, Peggy (Steve) Tyler; sister-in-law, Darlene Moppin; and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
A visitation will be held at St. John's Lutheran Church in Farley, Missouri on June 6, 2020 from 9-10:30 a.m., followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m. Inurment will follow at Platte City Cemetery, Platte City, Mo. Condolences and more information may be found at www.rollinsfuneralhome.net Arrangements By: Rollins Funeral Home, Platte City, Mo. 816.858.2129