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Myla Corrine Opsvig


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Myla Corrine Opsvig

Myla Corrine Opsvig, 87, passed peacefully on Friday, August 24, 2018 at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden, Washington, surrounded by her loving family. Myla's brilliant smile and infectious laugh will be greatly missed.

Myla was born January 28, 1931, in Minot North Dakota to Julius and Aleda (Nelson) Lund. She graduated from Minot High School and attended college at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington.

On July 4, 1954, in Washington DC, she married the love of her life, Robert (Bob) Opsvig. Bob and Myla moved to Seattle in 1957 where they raised six children. In 1996, Bob and Myla made one last move to Lynden, Washington where they happily spent their retirement years. Myla loved her doll and teddy bear clubs. In Seattle, she was a member of the Children's Hospital Guild Association, but most of all she adored her family.

Myla was predeceased by her parents; her husband of 61 years, Bob; brother, Ted Lund; sister, Joyce Kolberg. Survivors are children, Robb Opsvik, Kristen (Rusty) Reams; Eric (Teresa) Opsvig; Todd (Jan) Opsvig; Heidi (Brian) Croissant; Sonja (Bob) Beal. Numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

A family memorial will be determined for a later date.

Memorials can be made in Myla's name to a .
Published in The Seattle Times from Sept. 14 to Sept. 15, 2018
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