MILLIE (POPEJOY) NIEDZIELA
July 5, 1944 ~ February 16, 2017
Millie (Popejoy) Niedziela passed away peacefully at her home in Vancouver, WA on Feb. 16th, 2017. She was born on July 5th, 1944 in Kewanee, IL. Millie attended Kewanee High School graduating with the class of 1962. While residing in Kewanee, she worked for the Hyster Company prior to relocating to Vancouver.
Millie married Dennis Niedziela on Aug. 5th, 1977.
She worked many years for Larsen Electronics, retiring in 2006.
Millie is survived by her husband, Dennis; a son, William Flannery of Nashville TN; step-children, Pamela Tyler of Brinnon, WA, Jill Niedziela of Beaverton, OR, Jeff Niedziela of Washougal, WA; a brother, Lonnie Popejoy of Germantown, IL; a brother, Terry Popejoy of Ft. Collins, CO; five grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; seven sisters, including her twin sister, Marion (Doatie) Campen; and two brothers.
A Celebration of Life will be held Sat., March 11th 2017 at 11:00a.m. at Northwood Park Funeral Home, 16407 NE 15th Ave., Ridgefield, WA 98642.
Family requests donations to the
in lieu of flowers.
Please sign her guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.
Northwood Park Funeral Home, Cemetery & Mausoleum
16407 North East 15th Avenue
Ridgefield, WA 98642
Published in The Columbian on Feb. 21, 2017