Marvin William Fred Koplin, age 83 of Perham, MN, died June 10, 2015, surrounded by his loving family.
Marvin was born September 9, 1931, the son of Elmer and Olga Koplin of Ottertail, MN, where he was raised. He joined the Air Force and after receiving an honorable discharge Marvin attended the Wahpeton State School of Science. He was united in marriage on March 24, 1955, to Virginia Stenerson in New York Mills, MN. He was employed with Bauck Chevrolet and then with Arvig until his retirement.
Marvin is survived by his wife, Virginia, Perham, MN; children, Sherry Koplin, Perham, MN; Melody (Scott) Thompson, Wadena, MN; Laurie (Pat) Hansen, Alexandria, MN; and Shawn Koplin, Frazee, MN; eight grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren; a brother, Tom (Sue) Koplin, Avon, MN; and a sister, Marian Dertinger, New York Mills, MN.
Preceding Marvin in death are his parents, six brothers and a sister.