August Parochelli

IRON RIVER – August C. Parochelli, 85, of Iron River, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls.

He was born April 23, 1929, in Sesser, Ill., son of the late August and Julie (Vander) Parochelli. While living in Iron River, August worked as a brick layer and constructed many buildings in the area. He served in the U.S. Army and upon being honorably discharged moved to the area.

In accordance with August’s wishes, private family services will be held.

You may light a candle in remembrance of August or leave a condolence for his family online at

The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home of Crystal Falls to honor August’s legacy of life.