Marilyn Myrtle Miller, "Myrt", the daughter of Max and Louise (Gronewald) Miller was born in Ft. Dodge, IA, on December 15, 1938. After graduating from Manson High School in 1957, she attended Wartburg College for two years. On October 3, 1959, she was united in marriage with Robert Jepsen in Missouri. During her working career of 28 years, she was a cook, and, later, she was the Food Service Director in the Manson School District.
Marilyn is survived by her children Rhonda (Jared) Carlson) of Lohrville, IA; Ken Jepsen of Ames, IA; Holly (David) Courtney of Waterloo, IA; Troy (Angie) Jepsen of Farnhamville, IA; nine grandchildren; three great grandsons and one great granddaughter due to be born in November; sisters Barbara (Jerry) Hansen of Manson, IA, and Bonnie (Barry) Grant of Urbandale, IA. She was preceded in death by her parents Max and Louise Miller, and her husband Robert on June 28, 2018.