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

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Mike Bordick (baseball player), Susan Diol (actor), John Gilmore (american football player), Justin Florek (ice hockey player), and David Zaugh (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Mining Journal.

History

The population was 21,355 at the 2010 census, making it the most populated city of the Upper Peninsula. In 2012, Marquette was listed among the 10 best places to retire in the U. by CBS Money Watch. The land around Marquette was known to French missionaries of the early 17th century and the trappers of the early 19th century. Development of the area did not begin, however, until 1844, when William Burt and Jacob Houghton (the brother of geologist Douglass Houghton) discovered iron deposits near Teal Lake west of Marquette. In 1845, Jackson Mining Company, the first organized mining company in the region, was formed. The village of Marquette began on September 14, 1849, with the formation of a second iron concern, the Marquette Iron Company. Three men participated in organizing the firm: Robert J. ...

The official website for the city of Marquette is http://www.mqtcty.org/.

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Marquette Obituaries

It was noted on May 3rd, 2016 that John S Ries died in Marquette, Michigan.  Ries was 76 years old and was born in Chicago, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John S's life.

It was revealed on November 3rd, 2015 that Richard Dennis Bernard died in Marquette, Michigan.  Bernard was 72 years old and was born in Midland, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Richard Dennis's life.

It was disclosed by Kalamazoo Gazette on October 20th, 2015 that Robert David Ganzel perished in Marquette, Michigan.  Ganzel was 74 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert David's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on September 12th, 2015 that Charles Jr "Charles J Francisco" Francisco passed on in Havana, Illinois.  Francisco was 89 years old and was born in Marquette, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Charles Jr "Charles J Francisco"'s life.

It was disclosed by Arizona Republic on August 9th, 2015 that Helen Autore (Stafford) died in Arizona.  Ms. Autore was 89 years old and was born in Marquette, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Helen's life.

It was disclosed by Finnish American Reporter on July 1st, 2015 that Melvin W Hirvonen passed away in Marquette, Michigan.  Hirvonen was 84 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Melvin W's life.

It was disclosed by Iron County Reporter on July 1st, 2015 that Iris M Zimmerman (Grandahl) perished in Marquette, Michigan.  Ms. Zimmerman was 75 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Iris M's life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on June 25th, 2015 that Mary Jane Harper (Britton) passed away in Phoenix, Arizona.  Ms. Harper was 76 years old and was born in Marquette, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Jane's life.

It was written by Iron County Reporter on May 13th, 2015 that Luciana O Torrespico (Ortiz) passed on in Marquette, Michigan.  Ms. Torrespico was 79 years old and was born in Chihuahua, .  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Luciana O's life.

It was noted by Flint Journal on May 5th, 2015 that Betty J Wienbrauck passed away in Marquette, Michigan.  Wienbrauck was 90 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Betty J's life.

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Canale-Tonella Funeral Home
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Fassbender Funeral Home Incorporated
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Marquette, WA 98185
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Holy Cross Cemetery
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Marquette, WA 98185
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Marquette Park Cemetery
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Marquette, WA 98185
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Swanson-Lundquist Funeral Home
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