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  • Name: Robert "Bob" Medich
  • Location of Birth: Greenway Township, Itasca County, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: June 5, 1931
  • Date of Death: February 18, 2012
  • Parents: Joe Medich & Mary (Morich) Medich
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    Bob Medich lived most of his life in the Snowball Lake and Calumet areas in Itasca County. He married Phyllis Clayton-Neumann in 1982 in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. He was a heavy equipment operator in the iron ore mines and for 14 years for Greenway Township.

    Bob died in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Coleraine, Minnesota. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis; a daughter, Robin Medich; step-children, Mark (Judy) Neumann, Lee Anne (Randy) Ruppelius, Mitch Neumann, Kim (Greg Johnson) Neumann, and Lance (Janine) Neumann; eleven grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren; sisters, Minnie Kivlin and Ellen Cogger; and a sister-in-law, Ardythe "Pat" Chupurdia. He was preceded in death by his parents; his step-daughter, Vicki Reed in 2012; six brothers; and one sister.

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