THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Philip H. Nelmark
Issue Date: September 3, 2014
Philip H. Nelmark, 58, of Marinette, passed away Thursday, Aug. 28.
Born on Jan. 19, 1956 in Ironwood, Mi., to Ewrin and Vivian (Bloomquist) Nelmark, he graduated from Luther L. Wright High School in 1974 and later received an accounting certificate.
He worked in Ironwood, Iron Mountain, and Marinette/Menominee and enjoyed riding bike, reading, astronomy and enjoyed animals.
He is survived by a brother, Terry (Susan) Nelmark, of Duluth, Mn.; a sister, Sandra (James) Zobel, of Menominee; four nieces, Michelle (Eric) Sorenson, Shannon (Robert) Conklin, Angela (Aric) Nerat and Melissa (Al) Hanson; a nephew, Eric (Jen) Nelmark and seven great-nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a nephew, Bryan Zobel.
Graveside services will be held at a later date at Riverside Cemetery in Ironwood. Thielen Funeral Home is assisting the family.