Joseph E Jamnick, age 60

Joseph Edward Jamnick, 60, died on June 12th 2020 at St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth, MN after a two month battle with cancer.

Joe was born to Joseph and Theresa (Zupancich) Jamnick in Ely on March 24th, 1960. Joe graduated from Ely Memorial High in 1978 and in 1980 moved to Silver Bay, MN. He married the love of his life Denise Monson March 21, 1987.

Joe was employed by Zups Store for 40 years, working in Silver Bay, Aurora, and Ely. Joe loved hunting, working with his hands, and spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. Joe was a man of few words but was always willing to lend a helping hand. Joe was always an early riser and sometimes was up to grind polish for making meat potica on Holy Saturday before his children, nieces and nephews had gone to bed.

Joe was preceded in death by his wife Denise, father Joe, siblings Michael and Patricia Jean Jamnick.

Joe was survived by his children Donald Jamnick and April Jamnick, grandchildren Madison, Jackson, Adeline and Carter, mother Theresa Jamnick, Siblings: John (Diane) Jamnick, Theresa Harris, Matt (Shelly) Jamnick, Ann (Warren) Johnson, Sister-in Law Debbie Jamnick. And many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Graveside service will be held at 10am on Saturday June 20th, 2020 at Beaver Bay Cemetery in Beaver Bay, MN. A celebration of life will take place at the Johnson residence from 3-6pm in Ely Minnesota at 1003 S 2nd Ave E.

Family arrangements are provided by Cavallin Funeral Home.