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Obituary: Precilla Marcella Niemiec

Precilla Marcella Niemiec, 93, of Cloquet passed away in her beloved home on Monday, Oct. 31, 2022, with her family near her. Precilla was the first child of Martin and Nellie (Norby) Ness, born on May 30, 1929, in Duluth.

Precilla loved to embroider, travel, garden, read and spend time with her family in Arizona, Florida, Georgia and Wisconsin.

She was blessed with seven children who will miss her greatly: Lynda (Brad) Juntunen, Steven (Christine) Borgeson, Jim (Toni) Borgeson, Mark Borgeson, Sherry Cook, Tom (Rachel) Niemiec and Annette Niemiec. She is also survived by 17 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Precilla was preceded in death by her first husband, Gerald Borgeson; second husband, Mike Niemiec; grandchild Joshua Niemiec; brother, Norval Ness; and sister, Nellie Ness Lyes.

The family would like to give a special thankyou to St. Croix Hospice for the love and care it gave to Precilla.

Her funeral and celebration of life will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 28, 2023 at Atkins Northland Funeral Home in Cloquet. In lieu of flowers, send memorials to St. Croix Hospice. To sign the guestbook and leave an online tribute, visit http://www.atkinsnorthlandfuneralhome.com.

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