Carolyn Elaine Opitz, Age: 74
Dec 14, 1943 -- Dec 3, 2018

Carolyn Elaine Opitz, 74, Olathe, KS, formerly of Shawnee, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 3, 2018 at Aberdeen Village.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Dorothy, and brother, William, and her husband, OJ.  She is survived by her father, sister, 5 children, 8 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter; Carolyn was born on December 14th, 1943, in Detroit, MI. She spent a portion of her childhood in Liberty, MO and then returned to Detroit, where she graduated from high school and met her beloved husband and love of her life, Olger J. Opitz. She moved with her husband and growing family to Shawnee, KS, in 1967. She was a devoted wife and mother.  Carolyn’s greatest joy was taking care of her family. She was a true angel on earth.

 

A family graveside service will be held at 10:00 A. M. Saturday, December 8, at Resurrection Cemetery Lenexa, KS, Prince of Peace Chapel.  A Memorial Service for friends and family will be held In the Firestone Chapel at 2:00 PM on Friday, December 14th at the Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, KS (BLDG B).  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc.    

 



Condolences

Barb Hughes Dec 08 ,2018

Friend of the Family ,Marietta ,Georgia

To the entire Carolyn Opitz family- Your mother was always a kind, loving person to whomever she met. Always welcoming and so sweet and soft-spoken. She loved all her children and was so proud of each and every one of you. My condolences and best wishes are with all of you! May God send a host of angels to comfort you in this time of sorrow. Barb Hughes

Event:
Graveside Service
Location:
Resurrection Cemetery
Address:
8300 Quivira
City:
Lenexa
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66215
Date:
Dec 08 ,2018
Time:
10:00 AM
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Event:
Celebration of Life
Location:
Church of the Resurrection
Address:
13720 Roe Ave.
City:
Leawood
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66224
Date:
Dec 14 ,2018
Time:
2:00 PM
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