Places

  • 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 noted on December 1st, 2015 that Roger A Mattson died in Duluth, Minnesota.  Mattson was 77 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Roger A'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 express your sorrow and honor Loann Elenora's life.

It was reported by Auburn Reporter on August 7th, 2015 that Carol E Davis (Manginen) passed away 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 disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on February 23rd, 2015 that Sylvia Cohodas (Casper) perished in Longboat Key, Florida.  Ms. Cohodas was 93 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sylvia's life.

It was reported by West Central Tribune on January 20th, 2015 that Richard E Rev Orchard passed on in Iron River, Minnesota.  Orchard was 95 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Richard E Rev's life.

It was reported by West Central Tribune on January 20th, 2015 that Richard E Rev Orchard passed on in Iron River, Minnesota.  Orchard was 95 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard E Rev's life.

It was written by Iron County Reporter on December 10th, 2014 that Marie C Deloria passed away in Ishpeming, Michigan.  Deloria was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Marie C's life.

It was written by Iron County Reporter on November 12th, 2014 that Sharon L Zimny (Koski) died in Ishpeming, Michigan.  Ms. Zimny was 73 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Sharon L's life.

It was disclosed by Finnish American Reporter on October 1st, 2014 that Evelyn J Torreano (Jarvi) perished in Ishpeming, Michigan.  Ms. Torreano was 67 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Evelyn J's life.

It was reported by Eau Claire Leader-Telegram on September 11th, 2014 that Cheryl Lynn "Cheri" Uelmen (Rundman) passed away in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.  Ms. Uelmen was 58 years old and was born in Ishpeming, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Cheryl Lynn "Cheri"'s life.

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Bjork and Zhulkie Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Ishpeming, WA 98185
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Ispheming Cemetery Office Bldg
5423 21st Ave Ne
Ishpeming, WA 98185
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Racine Funeral Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Ishpeming, WA 98185

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Axel William Poju Laxo
Following his honorable discharge from the military, he returned to Republic where he started his new career working for Cleveland Cliffs Iron Co in their Ishpeming ... Republic, MI from 1:30-3:00PM e.s.t. on Saturday, October 30, 2010 with funeral service ...
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Ken D. Wilson
A gathering of family and friends will be held prior to the service beginning at 12:30 PM at the funeral home. He was born February 2, 1940 in Iron Mountain, Michigan to Francis ... Adams of Ishpeming, Chrystal (Scott) George of Coldwater, his sisters ...
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Douglas C. Johnson
MI 49854; or the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 2141 Rosecrans Ave., Suite 7000, El Segundo, CA 90245. The Messier-Broullire Funeral Home in Manistique is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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Bjork & Zhulkie Funeral Home : Ishpeming, Michigan (MI)
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