December 31, 1960 - May 21, 2017


Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017 at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud for Phillip J. “Fip” Niezgocki, Jr., who passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at his home in Buffalo. Burial will be in Assumption Cemetery.

Phillip was born on December 31, 1960 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. At six months old, he was adopted by Phillip and Lottie Mae (Shaw) Niezgocki, Sr. He graduated from St. Cloud Technical High School in 1982. He worked for Options Inc. in St. Cloud and Big Lake for many years.

Phillip was a loving son, brother and friend. He will be remembered for his sense of humor and quick wit; he was always willing to give someone a good ribbing. Fip loved to listen to music, especially Elvis Presley, and playing along with a mean air guitar. He enjoyed watching movies, collecting records, reading magazines and watching the Vikings and Twins.

He is survived by his father, Phillip Niezgocki, Sr.; baby brother, Mark (Carla) Niezgocki; girlfriend, Gail Linz and many friends.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Lottie Niezgocki in 2004.