Darrell Dean Moon, 72 years old, of Marina, CA, passed away on Monday, December 19th, 2022 in his home in the early evening hours.
Darrell was born in Wendel, Idaho to Alma Moon and Gwendolyn Moon on December 6th, 1950. He was the 4th of 9 children. In 1969, he graduated from Seaside High School. He graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a degree in Political Science and received his Juris Doctorate from Monterey College of Law. After receiving his law degree, Darrell was director of operations for fine art galleries for thirteen years before dedicating time and energy to taking and passing the California State bar exam. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1999.
Darrell Moon was a loving son, brother, uncle, and a caring, loyal friend. His quick-witted humor and impressive knowledge of a wide range of topics routinely blended to lift spirits and brightened a day. Darrell was a blessing to his mother and a huge comfort to his brothers and sisters as he spent the last 10 years as her advocate and caregiver. He will be sorely missed.
Darrell is survived by his mother, Gwendolyn Moon of Marina, California, siblings, Alan Moon, Cheryl Jeppson, Melissa Grass, Michael Moon, Melinda Knoll, and 21 nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father, Alma Moon; sister, Glennis Moon; sister, Deborah Tash; and brother, Ronald Moon.
A funeral service in celebration of Darrell’s life will be at San Carlos Cemetery, Monterey on January 11th, 2023 at 11:00am.