Marilyn Fay NendickMarilyn Fay Nendick, 78, of Cloquet, Minn., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Inter-Faith Care Center in Carlton, Minn., surround by her family, Kevin and Leigh.
Marilyn Fay Nendick, 78, of Cloquet, Minn., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Inter-Faith Care Center in Carlton, Minn., surround by her family, Kevin and Leigh. She was born June 27, 1934, in Cloquet to Leonard and Eva (Williams) Murphy. Marilyn had worked at Lincoln Grade School, Cloquet Middle School and the Cloquet Senior High School cafeteria. She was member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and the Wee Care Sewers; St. Paul's Lutheran Church women's auxiliary; and was the unofficial resident caramel roll and bread maker for residents at Evergreen Knoll. Marilyn loved to travel, camp, bake, cook, and entertain large dinner gatherings of family and friends. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy and she attended every event and activity they participated in.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald Nendick; a daughter, Kim; two sisters, Gloria and Dotie; and special family members, Grama Williams, Ella Convers and Gladys Dobbins.
She is survived by one son, Kevin (Leigh) Nendick of Cloquet; two granddaughters, Tiffany (Peter) Carlson and Courtney Nendick, both of Blaine, Minn.; three great-grandchildren, Addyson Bates, Sarah Carlson and Hannah Carlson; one brother, Ronald (Marie) Murphy of Huntington Beach, Calif.; two half-sisters, Carol Trafton and Sharon Kingsbrough; and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.
Visitation will be held Sunday, Feb. 3, from 12:30 p.m. until the 1:30 p.m. memorial service at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Cloquet, followed by a luncheon in the church social hall.
The family has selected Nelson Funeral Care of Cloquet to assist them with arrangements. See the family online guest book at www.nelsonfuneralcare.net.
February 7, 2013 ~ Pine Journal, Cloquet, Minn.