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  • Ishpeming is also known as: Marquette County / Ishpeming city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Steven Wiig (actor and musician).

History

Ishpeming is considered the birthplace of organized skiing in the United States and is the home to the National Ski Hall of Fame. The city was also prominently featured in the 2010 documentary Catfish. The name Ishpeming comes from the Anishinaabe language ishpiming, meaning "on top" or "from above" or "upon high. " Ishpeming, in the Ojibwa dialect of the Anishinaabe language, also means "Heaven". A statue of a Native American figure has stood in the small town square since 1884 and is referred to as "Old Ish". According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9. 2 square miles (24 km), of which, 8. 7 square miles (23 km) of it is land and 0. 6 square miles (1. 6 km) of it (6. 16%) is water. Ishpeming's elevation is 1,436 feet (438 m) above mean sea level, which is over 800...

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Ishpeming Obituaries

It was reported by Finnish American Reporter on April 1st, 2016 that Rudolph Rev Dr Kemppainen passed on in Ishpeming, Michigan.  Kemppainen was 84 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Rudolph Rev Dr's life.

It was noted on February 1st, 2016 that Melvin G Holli passed away in Chicago, Illinois.  Holli was 82 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Melvin G's life.

It was written by Kearney Hub on January 26th, 2016 that Barbara Ann Bancroft (Roos) passed on in Kearney, Nebraska.  Ms. Bancroft was 75 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Barbara Ann's life.

It was noted by Chicago Tribune on January 20th, 2016 that John P Nardi died in Illinois.  Nardi was 96 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John P's life.

It was noted on December 1st, 2015 that Roger A Mattson passed away in Duluth, Minnesota.  Mattson was 77 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Roger A's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on November 29th, 2015 that William Joseph Dr "Dr T" Thompson died in Bradenton, Florida.  Thompson was 83 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William Joseph Dr "Dr T"'s life.

It was disclosed by Milford Times on November 5th, 2015 that Loann Elenora Nilsen (Thomas) passed away in Ishpeming, Michigan.  Ms. Nilsen was 81 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Loann Elenora's life.

It was reported by Auburn Reporter on August 7th, 2015 that Carol E Davis (Manginen) died in Auburn, Washington.  Ms. Davis was 77 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Carol E's life.

It was written by Iron County Reporter on June 24th, 2015 that Robert E "Bob" Zaiki passed away in Ishpeming, Michigan.  Zaiki was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert E "Bob"'s life.

It was written by Iron County Reporter on May 6th, 2015 that Udith Kathleen "Sis" Stewart (Dejonge) perished in Ishpeming, Michigan.  Ms. Stewart was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Udith Kathleen "Sis"'s life.

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Axel William Poju Laxo
IRON MOUNTAIN - Axel William "Poju" Laxo of 909 West A St, Iron Mountain, Michigan, formerly of Republic quietly ... his new career working for Cleveland Cliffs Iron Co in their Ishpeming/Negaunee mines until a strike forced him and his family to move to ...
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George R. Ford
He was an avid hunter, was a member of the Ishpeming Beagle Club and enjoyed time at the hunting ... Tousignant) Ford, 2 daughters: Nancy (Nick) Taddeucci of Bellaire, MI, Marcia (Alan) Morrison of San Jose, CA, 3 grandchildren: Michele Maki, Scott and ...
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Douglas C. Johnson
Burial will be in the Hiawatha Township Cemetery in Hiawatha Township. A luncheon will follow at the church. Memorials may be directed to the Zion Lutheran Church, 435 Oak St., Manistique, MI 49854; the Eva Burrell Animal Shelter, 6091W U.S. Highway 2 ...
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Find A Grave - Ishpeming Cemetery
Ishpeming Cemetery, Ishpeming, Marquette County, Michigan, USA ; Voelker, John Donaldson b. June 29, 1903 d. March 18, 1991 John Voelker was born in Ishpeming, Michigan on June 29 ...
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