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Arnold Paul Nickila

Arnold Paul Nickila

April 2, 1935 - January 5, 2018

Arnold Paul Nickila, 82, of Duluth, passed away on Friday, January 5, 2018 at North Shore Estates. He was born April 2, 1935 to Edward and Esther Nickila.

Arnold graduated from Morgan Park High School in 1953. He worked and retired from the US Steel Plant and Minntac.

Arnold was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Edward Nickila, Jr. and John W. Nickila, Sr.; sister Lois Hammer; sister-in-law Gayle Nickila.

He is survived by siblings, Marion (Ron) Rico of St. Louis Park and Betty (Doug) Galinski of Minneapolis; sister-in-law Claudia Nickila of Duluth; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral service and celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, January 13. Visitation 2:00 pm until service at 3:00 pm at First Memorial Funeral Chapel at 4100 Grand Avenue, Duluth, MN.

Interment will be in Oneota Cemetery.