Ervin Minier, 91, of Ely

Ervin Lee Minier, 91, of Ely, died Friday, July 3, 2020 in Wakefield Michigan.
He was born April 27, 1929 in Wakefield to James and Eloise (Hopkins) Minier.
He was married to Kathryn Zuidmulder on November 21, 1953. She preceded him in death on December 16, 1995.
Ervin was a proud veteran of the armed services of the US. He worked at LTV and was a lifetime logger. He enjoyed traveling, restaurants, gardening and making firewood. Spending time with his family, relatives and friends is what he enjoyed the most.
Survivors include his daughter, Debra Minier of Floodwood, his four sons, Daniel, Michael, Dennis and Edward all of Ely, his sister Karen Wedenoja of Ironwood Michigan, and his grandchildren and great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Ervin was preceded in death by his wife, his parents, his two brothers and three sisters.
Special thank you to Leonard at the Northwoods Motel, Wakefield, Michigan and to the Gogebic County Sheriff’s Rescue Squad for all of their help .
Graveside services will be held on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 12 noon at the Embarrass Cemetery in Embarrass, MN. Family arrangements have been entrusted to Kerntz Funeral Home of Ely.