Death Certificates of Finns in Thurston County, Washington, 1907-1947


As contained in microfilm files of the Family History Center at Vancouver, Washington. Excerpted by Merle A. Reinikka.


[1907 - 1928] [1929 - 1947]


1929

HILL, LILLIE ELIZABETH -- Born June 5, 1905, Rochester, Wash. Died Jan. 3, 1929, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; lobar pneumonia. Single. Father: Charles Hill (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Tikenoja (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 6, 1929, Grand Mound, Wash.
HILL, FRANK OSCAR -- Born August 27, 1896, Independence, Wash. Died Feb. 9, 1929, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Father: Charles Hill (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Tikanoja (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 13, 1929, Grand Mound, Wash.
HILL, CHARLES -- Born June 27, 1865, Finland. Died March 12, 1929, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: consumption; pneumonia. Husband of Elizabeth. Rancher. Father: Jack Hill (b. Finland). Burial March 17, 1929, Grand Mound, Wash.
STEINMAN, SAIMA ESTHER -- Born March 15, 1898, Washington. Died May 5, 1929, Maxwell Maternity Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: double bronchial pneumonia. Wife of E.A. Steinman. Father: Joshuia Corpela (b. Finland). Mother: Liimatta (b. Finland). Removal May 5, 1929, to Centralia, Wash.
ANDERSON, FRED -- Age about 47, born in Finland. Died June 21, 1929, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Shelton, Wash. Cause of death: probably endocarditis. Logger. Burial June 26, 1929, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
BERGMAN, GUST -- Born August 25, 1884, Finland. Died June 24, 1929, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: crushing injury to left thigh; hemorrhage and shock; log rolled on him while at work. Single. Logger, Minnby Lumber & Shingle Co. Father: John Bergman (b. Finland). Mother: Louise (b. Finland). Burial June 26, 1929, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
FAGERNESS, ANDREW G. -- Born October 17, 1852, Finland. Died July 3, 1929, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: autopsy partially burned body; no signs of foul play; died of natural causes. Widowed. Farmer and blacksmith. Father: Andrew Fagerness (b. Finland). Informant: Andrew Fagerness, Rochester, Wash. Burial July 21, 1929, Grand Mound, Wash.
JOHNSON, EMIL -- Born November 20, 1884, Finland. Died July 13, 1929, Mud Bay Spit, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: accidental drowning. Husband of Alma. Longshoreman, Olympia Stevedore Co. Father: August Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Gustave Mitts (b. Finland). Burial July 19, 1929, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
MARTENSON, JOHN -- Born October 4, 1858, Finland. Died July 24, 1929, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: angina pectoris. Husband of Greta. Carpenter and builder. Father: John Martenson (b. Finland). Burial July 28, 1929, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ELENIUS, MATT LEONARD -- Born September 28, 1873, Finland. Died July 25, 1929, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Hulda E. Elenius. Painter. Father: Isaac Elenius (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Sam Anderson, Brooklyn, Grays Harbor, Wash. Burial July 28, 1929, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HAKVIST, AMELIA -- Born March 3, 1861, Finland. Died Oct. 7, 1929, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: hemiplegia. Widow. Father: Jacob Asuja (b. Finland). Informant: William Hakvist, Independence, Wash. Burial Oct. 9, 1929, Independence Cemetery, Independence, Wash.

 

1930

JOHNSON, DONALD -- Born January 13, 1916, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Jan. 14, 1930, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: accidentally drowned while skating on Hicks Lake. Student. Father: Alfred Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Hilda S. Forstrom (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 18, 1930, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
JOHNSON, ALFRED -- Born September 22, 1884, Finland. Died Jan. 14, 1930, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: accidentally drowned while skating on Hicks Lake. Husband of Hilma S. Johnson. Chief engineer, Washington Veneer Co. Mother: Hannah (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 18, 1930, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
KRONQUIST, JOHN -- Born June 30, 1873, Finland. Died Jan. 31, 1930, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Widowed. Factory worker, Olympia Veneer Co. Father: John Kronquist (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Theodore Kronquist, Olympia, Wash. Burial Feb. 2, 1930, Auburn, Wash.
QUIST, HANNAH -- Born March 3, 1878, Finland. Died June 26, 1930, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Wife of Andrew Quist. Father: Matt Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Catherine Gibbon (b. Finland). Burial June 29, 1930, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
LUND, SIGRID -- Born May 27, 1910, Shelton, Wash. Died June 12, 1930, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. At home (invalid). Father: J.A. Lund (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Francen (b. Finland). Buried June 15, 1930, Grand Mound, Wash.
HUHTA, JOHANNA -- Born June 13, 1859, Finland. Died July 16, 1930, Rochester, Wash. Usual residence Independence, Wash. Cause of death: cardio-renal insufficiency; acute chronic nephritis; dilation of heart. Widow. Informant: Mrs. Fred Fagerness, Rochester, Wash. Burial July 20, 1930, Independence Cemetery, Independence, Wash.
MATTSON, IDA MARY -- Born December 26, 1877, Vasa County, Finland. Died Aug. 5, 1930, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: hemiplegia. Wife of Eric O. Mattson. Father: Peter Peterson (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 7, 1930, Grand Mound, Wash.

 

1931

KAUVO, MICHAEL -- Born September 1, 1892, Finland. Died Jan. 28, 1931, Weyerhaeuser Camp 4, Vail, Wash. Cause of death: head crushed by a rolling log; died in a minute or two. Single. Hooktender, Weyerhaeuser Logging Co. Father: Eric Kauvo (b. Finland). Mother: Valpur Suurpaa (b. Finland). Burial at Olympia, Wash.
OBERG, IDA -- Born May 25, 1881, Finland. Died Feb. 8, 1931, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; epileptic convulsions; cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Gustav Oberg. Burial Feb. 13, 1931, Sticklin Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
KUMPULA, ANDREW -- Born June 10, 1854, Finland. Died Aug. 10, 1931, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: senility; chronic diarrhea. Husband of Minnie. Retired farmer. Father: Solomon Kumpula (b. Finland). Informant: John O. Johnson, Independence, Wash. Burial Aug. 14, 1931, Centralia, Wash.

 

1932

STRAND, EDLA -- Born March 1, 1865, Finland. Died June 23, 1932, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of Charles Strand. Father: Matt Backman (b. Finland). Burial June 26, 1932, Sticklin Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.

 

1933

STRAND, ADOLPH -- Born May 3, 1869, Finland. Died Apr. 6, 1933, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of esophagus near stomach. Single. Farmer. Father: Karl Gustaf Strand (b. Finland). Mother: Lisa Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Alfred Strand, Rochester, Wash. Burial Apr. 9, 1933, Sticklin Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
LUND, ANDREW -- Born June 3, 1868, Finland. Died June 22, 1933, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Widower of Amanda. Farmer. Informant: Mrs. Agnes Fosnacht, Rochester, Wash. Burial June 26, 1933, Grand Mound, Wash.
WIRKMAN, MATT HJALMAR -- Born October 10, 1884, Finland. Died Sept. 14, 1933, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: gastric carcinoma. Husband of Maria. Farmer. Father: John Wirkman (b. Finland). Mother: Maria Lassas (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 18, 1933, Greenwood, Centralia, Wash.
FREELUND, ANDREW -- Born February 2, 1854, Finland. Died Dec. 27, 1933, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy. Husband of Anna Louise. Farmer. Father: Matt Freelund (b. Finland). Informant: Otto Freelund, Rochester, Wash. Burial Dec. 30, 1933, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.

 

1934

JOHNSON, ERICK HENRY -- Born June 30, 1870, Finland. Died June 29, 1934, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: left chest crushed and brain punctured by some sharp object in car accident on Pacific Highway between Olympia and Tumwater; died instantly. Husband of Anna. Dairy farmer. Father: Erick Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Cathrine (b. Finland). Burial July 2, 1934, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
LUND, INGRID ALICE -- Born July 17, 1913, Rochester, Wash. Died July 7, 1934, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Student. Father: J. Lund (b. Finland). Mother: Annie Franson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. L. Asplund, Rochester, Wash. Burial July 10, 1934, Grand Mound, Wash.
BACKMAN, JOHN -- Age 37, born in Finland. Died Aug. 20, 1934, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: suicide by shooting self through head with shotgun. Single. Farmer and logging. Informant: John Nylund, Rochester, Wash. Burial Aug. 25, 1934, Centralia, Wash.

 

1935

ERICKSON, MARIA LOUISE -- Born March 25, 1852, Finland. Died Jan. 28, 1935, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: senility; myocarditis. Wife of Jonas Erickson. Father: Henry Hendrickson (b. Finland). Informant: Alfred Erickson, Independence, Wash. Burial Jan. 31, 1935, Grand Mound, Wash.
ERKILLA, MATT -- Born April 15, 1881, Finland. Died Feb. 18, 1935, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of stomach. Husbana of Senia. Miner, coal mines. Father: Mike Erkilla (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. John Makie, Winlock, Wash. Burial Feb. 21, 1935, Greenwood Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
WEST, WILLIAM -- Born May 6, 1880, Finland. Died March 31, 1935, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Albertena. Rancher. Father: John West (b. Finland). Mother: Ulreicka Easterbeck (b. Finland). Informant: Alfred West, Rainier, Wash. Burial Apr. 3, 1935, Grand Mound, Wash.
ISAACSON, WILLIAM -- Born April 8, 1865, Pensalaby, Finland. Died Oct. 2, 1935, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy. Husband of Sopha. Farmer. Father: Isaac Isaacson (b. Pensalaby, Finland). Mother: Louise Matson (b. Pensalaby, Finland). Burial Oct. 5, 1935, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1936

ERICKSON, JONAS -- Born February 25, 1853, Finland. Died Jan. 25, 1936, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: senility; asthma. Widower. Farmer. Father: Eric Erickson (b. Finland). Informant: Alfred Erickson, Independence, Wash. Burial Jan. 30, 1936, Grand Mound, Wash.
EKLUND, ARNE JOHN -- Born February 17, 1911, San Francisco, California. Died Apr. 5, 1936, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: compression of spinal cord due to fracture of cervical vertebrae; fall in barn; broken neck. Single. Farmer. Father: John Eklund (b. Finland). Mother: Fina Sanderson (b. Finland). Informant: Joe Eklund, Elma, Wash. Burial Apr. 9, 1936, Greenwood Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
JOHNSON, MATT -- Born October 14, 1868, Finland. Died May 29, 1936, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: angina pectoris; myocarditis. Husband of Hilda. Farmer. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Informant: John Johnson, Rochester, Wash. Burial June 3, 1936, Oakville Cemetery, Oakville, Wash.

 

1937

MATTSON, ANNA SOPHIA -- Born July 21, 1871, Finland. Died Jan. 15, 1937, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: chronic parenchymatous nephritis. Widow of August Mattson. Father: Jacob Peterson (b. Finland). Informant: Theodore Mattson (son). Removal Jan. 15, 1937, to Tacoma, Wash.
CARLSON, HANNAH E. -- Born October 3, 1881, Finland. Died Apr. 4, 1937, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of Victor Carlson. Father: John Nylund (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 8, 1937, Centralia, Wash.
MATTSON, MATT -- Born August 2, 1860, Kronoby, Finland. Died Apr. 15, 1937, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: senility. Widower of Annie. Retired farmer. Father: Matt Kronlund (b. Finland). Informant: Wilfred Mattson, Independence, Wash. Burial Apr. 17, 1937, Grand Mound, Wash.
CARLSON, IDA -- Born February 10, 1882, Finland. Died June 30, 1937, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach (?); obstruction. Wife of Edward Carlson. Father: Jacob Finskas (b. Finland). Mother: Catherine Isaacson (b. Finland). Burial July 3, 1937, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ENGLUND, ERIC -- Born May 25, 1855, Finland. Died Aug. 8, 1937, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: senility; cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Anna. Farmer. Father: John Johanson Nygard (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 12, 1937, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.
CARLSON, IDA JOHANNA -- Born October 11, 1872, Finland. Died Aug. 22, 1937, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; chronic nephritis; diabetes mellitus. Wife of Leander Carlson. Father: John Nylund (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Johanna. Burial Aug. 25, 1937, Greenwood Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
JOHNSON, ALMA MARIE -- Born November 18, 1884, Finland. Died Sept. 3, 1937, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Wife of William Johnson. Father: John Lubeck (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 7, 1937, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.

 

1938

WESTER, ALENA -- Born June 8, 1885, Finland. Died Apr. 17, 1938, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of esophagus. Wife of Eric Wester. Father: Peter Peterson (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Mattson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 23, 1938, Grand Mound, Wash.
FREDERICKSON, JOHN WILLIAM -- Born June 7, 1904, Calmar, Alberta, Canada. Died July 9, 1938, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: suicide; slashed throat with knife. Single. Farmer. Father: John Frederickson (b. Finland). Mother: Caroline Ost (b. Finland). Informant: Miss Teckla Frederickson, Calmar, Alberta, Canada. Removal July 9, 1938, to Olympia, Wash.
BACKLUND, KARIN CHRISTINA -- Born November 10, 1860, Jacobstad, Finland. Died Dec. 27, 1938, Tenino, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; arteriosclerosis. Widow of Wilhelm Backlund. Father: Wickstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Informant: Roy M. Wicklund. Burial Dec. 30, 1938, Grand Mound, Wash.

 

1939

FAGERNESS, FRED NILS -- Born July 3, 1886, Finland. Died May 22, 1939, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: chronic parenchymatous nephritis. Husband of Emma. Farmer. Father: Anders Fagerness (b. Finland). Burial May 22, 1939, Grand Mound, Wash.
ERICKSON, LENA -- Born March 20, 1880, Narpes, Finland. Died July 22, 1938, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: mitral stenosis with cardiac decompensation. Wife of William Erickson. Father: Carl Carlson (b. Finland). Burial July 26, 1939, Greenwood Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
FAGERNESS, ANDREW ALFRED -- Born September 4, 1879, Finland. Died Aug. 3, 1939, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: hemorrhage of stomach; cancer of stomach. Husband of Selma. Farmer. Father: Andrew Gustaf Fagerness (b. Finland). Mother: Louisa Hastbaklsa (b. Finland). Informant: Inga Fagerness, Rochester, Wash. Burial Aug. 8, 1939, Grand Mound, Wash.

 

1940

LUND, ANNIE -- Born November 17, 1876, Finland. Died Aug. 14, 1940, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: gastric carcinoma. Wife of John Alfred Lund. Burial Aug. 17, 1940, Grand Mound, Wash.
LUND, JOHN ALFRED -- Born September 9, 1875, Larsmo, Finland. Died Oct. 31, 1940, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: suicide due to illness; shotgun. Widowed. Farmer. Informant: L. Lund, Rochester, Wash. Burial Nov. 2, 1940, Grand Mound, Wash.

 

1941

NEWMAN, KATRINA -- Born Augustd 13, 1874, Finland. Died Jan. 24, 1941, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Widow. Father: Matt Granlund (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Hazel Johnson, Olympia, Wash. Burial Jan. 27, 1941, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
SUNDE, RAYMOND -- Born August 28, 1888, Finland. Died Oct. 26, 1941, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: multiple brain abscesses. Single. Logging camp worker. Mother: Lizzie Sunde (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 31, 1941, Forest Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
FREELUND, LOUISE -- Born July 4, 1856, Finland. Died Nov. 4, 1941, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; arteriosclerosis; old age. Widow. Father: Andrew Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Ina Skagg, Rochester, Wash. Burial Nov. 8, 1941, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.

 

1942

LILQUIST, EMMA LOUISE -- Born June 29, 1874, Finland. Died Feb. 15, 1942, Rochester, Wash. Usual residence Oakville, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy. Wife of John Lilquist. Father: Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Ethel Dalton, Olympia, Wash. Burial Feb. 18, 1942, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
PETERSON, ANDREW -- Born September 20, 1896, Tyrnava, Finland. Died July 27, 1942, Bucoda, Wash. Usual residence Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: coronary disease, demonstrated by pathologist following autopsy. Single. Miner, coal mine. Father: Bert Peterson Sr. Mother: Anna Jardina (b. Finland). Informant: B.J. Peterson, Tacoma, Wash. Burial July 30, 1942, Greenwood Memorial Park, Centralia, Wash.
KASOLA, JERRY DON CARL -- Born June 25, 1938, Yelm, Wash. Died Dec. 19, 1942, N. Yelm, Wash. Cause of death: toxemia due to glaucoma of both eyes. Father: Oscar Kasola (b. Lewis County, Wash.). Mother: Suoma Maki (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 21, 1942, Roy, Wash.

 

1943

ANDERSON, JACOB ALFRED -- Born May 8, 1883, Finland. Died Jan. 30, 1943, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Single. Farmer. Father: Anders Isaacson Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Sophy Christenson (b. Finland). Informant: Erick E. Anderson, Olympia, Wash. Burial Feb. 3, 1943, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
WIRKKALA, OSWALD WILLIAM -- Born May 26, 1907, Astoria, Oregon. Died Oct. 3, 1943, rural Thurston County, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound. Husband of Hope Ingalls Wirkkala. Farmer. Father: William Wirkkala (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 6, 1943, Centralia, Wash.
ENGLUND, ALEXANDER -- Born September 15, 1893, Ballard, Wash. Died Nov. 14, 1943, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: hemorrhage of lungs; tumor upper left lobe lung removed in April 1943, Portland, Ore.; diagnosis unknown to writer--probably cancer. Husband of Hilma Marie. Farmer. Father: Eric Englund (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Backman (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 18, 1943, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.

 

1944

JOHNSON, MATT LEANDER -- Born May 17, 1872, Finland. Died Feb. 2, 1944, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: gastric cancer. Husband of Edla. Farmer. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Erickson (b. Finland). Informant: Leonard Johnson, Rochester, Wash. Burial Feb. 4, 1944, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.
SEAHOLM, ISAAC ALBERT -- Born September 2, 1910, Olympia, Wash. Died Nov. 15, 1944, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Logger and farmer. Father: Isaac A. Seaholm (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah Erickson (b. Finland). Informant: Selven Seaholm, Olympia, Wash. Burial Nov. 20, 1944, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
STRAND, AUGUST ALFRED -- Born February 19, 1868, Finland. Died Dec. 10, 1944, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: diabetes mellitus. Husband of Emma. Farmer. Father: Carl G. Strand (b. Finland). Informant: Walter Strand, Centralia, Wash. Burial Dec. 13, 1944, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.

 

1945

WIRKKALA, WILLIAM MATT -- Born April 10, 1871, Finland. Died Apr. 2, 1945, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: crushed chest; auto accident. Widowed. Farmer. Father: Henry Wirkkala (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). Informant: Herbert Wirkkala, Rochester, Wash. Burial Apr. 7, 1945, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.
SEAHOLM, ISAAC A. -- Born 1881 in Finland. Died June 18, 1945, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: congestive heart failure. Single. Farmer. Father: John Seaholm (b. Finland). Mother: Marie Louise Storsvad (b. Finland). Informant: Selven Seaholm, Olympia, Wash. Burial June 21, 1945, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ANDERSON, LOUIS -- Born August 5, 1875, Finland. Died Aug. 22, 1945, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of rectum. Husband of Sanna. Farmer. Informant: L.S. Anderson, Olympia, Wash. Burial Aug. 27, 1945, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.
JOHNSON, NELS -- Born January 26, 1870, Pausala Marsala, Finland. Died Dec. 8, 1945, Oakville, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; weak heart; old age. Husband of Hannah. Farmer. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary L. (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 12, 1945, Greenwood Memorial Park, Centralia, Wash.

 

1946

BACK, HAROLD ERIC -- Born April 17, 1915, Butte, Montana. Died March 1, 1946, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: fractured skull; compound fracture of right arm; multiple compound fracture of right leg; crushing injuries to chest. Husband of Eilene. Mill worker, Olympia Veneer Co. Father: Eric Back (b. Finland). Mother: Hilda Anderson (b. Finland). Burial March 4, 1946, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
JOHNSON, ANNA SOPHIA -- Born October 29, 1870, Finland. Died March 24, 1946, rural Thurston Co., Wash. Cause of death: congestive heart failure. Widow of Eric H. Johnson. Father: Johan Nybeck (b. Finland). Informant: Helmer E. Johnson, Tumwater, Wash. Burial March 28, 1946, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
JOHNSON, ALFRED A. -- Born May 27, 1908, Gate, Wash. Died May 18, 1946, Oakville, Wash. Cause of death: accident; large gasoline tank explosion. Single. Farmer. Father: Andrew Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Johanna Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Walter O. Johnson, Oakville, Wash. Burial May 23, 1946, Oakville, Wash.
JOHNSON, JOHANNA A. -- Born May 22, 1866, Finland. Died May 24, 1946, Oakville, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Widow of Andrew Johnson. Informant: Walter Johnson, Gate, Wash. Burial May 29, 1946, Oakville, Wash.
JOHNSON, SELINA -- Born January 17, 1882, Terijarvi, Finland. Died Sept. 30, 1946, Oakville, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; diabetes mellitus. Wife of Emil Johnson. Father: Alexander Furu (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 3, 1946, Sticklin Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.

 

1947

CORPELA, MARIA ELIZABETH -- Born May 27, 1857, Finland. Died March 8, 1947, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Widow of Joshua Corpela. Father: Olaf Liimatta (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Informant: Anna Ditch, Rochester, Wash. Burial March 13, 1947, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.,
MATTSON, ANNA SOFIA -- Born December 23, 1871, Munsala, Finland. Died June 30, 1947, Oakville, Wash. Cause of death: myocardial failure. Married. Father: Isaac Sandos (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Carl Mattson, Oakville, Wash. Burial July 2, 1947, Oakville, Wash.
CORPELA, FRANK JOSHUA ILMARI -- Born October 4, 1888, Shoolcraft, Michigan. Died Dec. 6, 1947, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; generalized arteriosclerosis. Divorced. Farmer. Father: Joshua Corpela (b. Finland). Mother: Maria Liimatta (b. Finland). Informant: Anna Ditch, Rochester, Wash. Burial Dec. 10, 1947, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.
BACKMAN, MARIA ALINA -- Born May 17, 1871, Terijarvi, Finland. Died Dec. 17, 1947, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: myocardial failure; generalized arteriosclerosis. Widow. Informant: Arne J. Backman, Rochester, Wash. Burial Dec. 22, 1947, Grand Mound, Wash.

[1907 - 1928] [1929 - 1947]