|Birth: ||Jul. 8, 1935|
St. Louis County
|Death: ||Jan. 21, 2007|
St. Louis County
Lillian I. Namchek, 71, of Eveleth, former longtime resident of Greaney, died Sunday, January 21, 2007 at her residence. She was born in Greaney on July 8, 1935; the daughter of Frank and Antonia (Hlahulek) Pliml. Lillian grew up in Greaney where she lived most of her life. She married James A. Namchek on March 8, 1952 at the Bear River Lutheran Church. She was a member of the former Greaney American Legion Post #605, was a bookkeeper for WRN Trucking for 5 years, and was a bartender for 15 years. Lillian enjoyed flower gardening, and loved camping and "being at the lake." Her family fondly remembers her as a loving and caring mother and grandmother.
She is survived by 4 sons, James (Jill) Namchek of Hermantown, William (Chris) Namchek of Elk Mound, Wis., Robert (Sandy) Namchek of Cook, and John Namchek of Dunnellan, Florida; 2 daughters, Georgean (Kevin Turner) Namchek of Eveleth and Loretta (Dan) Bogren of Cook; 2 brothers, George Pliml of Cook and John Pliml of Duluth; 1 sister, Helen "Betty" Franklin of Chicago, Ill.; 23 Grandchildren, 18 Great Grandchildren, along with numerous nieces, nephews, and friends, and her special companion, her pet dog George.
She is preceded in death by her husband James on August 26, 1988; 1 son, Gerald in 1976; 3 brothers, James, Frank, and Anthony Pliml; and 1 sister, Antoinette "Tonka" Pliml.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday (January 27th) at the Mlaker Funeral Home in Cook. The officiant will be Tom Kennebeck. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral. The casket bearers will be the family members: James, William, Robert and John Namchek, Kevin Turner and Dan Bogren. The honorary casket bearers will be George and John Pliml. Spring interment will be in the Bearville Cemetery, Itasca County.
Funeral arrangements are with Mlaker Funeral Home, Cook.
John J Namchek (1965 - 2013)*
Created by: JudyH
Record added: Jan 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64746345
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