Death Certificates of Finns in Pacific County, Washington, 1908-1950


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


[1908 - 1922] [1923 - 1934] [1935 - 1941] [1942-1950]


1942

ANDERSON, FERDINAND -- Born September 15, 1882, Pyhajoki, Finland. Died Jan. 2, 1942, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; stroke; arteriosclerosis. Single. Fisherman and logger. Father: Antti Ahoenlampi. Mother: Anna Liisa Vaarala. Burial Jan. 6, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash.
TALUS, IDA MARIA -- Born Dec. 16, 1872, Merijärvi, Finland. Died Jan. 10, 1942, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral embolism; myocarditis. Widow of Mikko Talus. Father: Erick Savukoski. Mother: Gustava Sarveranta. Informant: Mrs. Gayle Valentine, Cathlamet, Wash. Burial Jan. 13, 1942, Naselle, Wash.
JERNSTROM, KARL VICTOR -- Born September 26, 1862, Tenala, Finland. Died March 9, 1942, Chinook, Wash. Cause of death: acute myocarditis; chronic orchiditis. Husband of Clara Jernstrom. Retired trap fisherman. Father: Andrew Jernstrom. Mother: Louise. Burial March 11, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash.
BRUNMAN, JOSEPH VICTOR -- Born October 12, 1865, Lappfjord, Finland. Died Apr. 23, 1942, Chinook, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis. Divorced from Aina Lundell. Farmer. Burial Apr. 25, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash.
TOLVA, JACOB HERMAN -- Born November 12, 1864, Kuusamo, Finland. Died May 24, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; myocarditis. Husband of Mathilda. Retired fisherman. Informant: Robert Tolva, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial May 28, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash.
KORPELA, KAARLE CASPER -- Born November 6, 1887, Kaustinen, Finland. Died June 5, 1942, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: acute myocarditis; angina pectoris. Husband of Emma. Carpenter and farmer. Father: Charles Korpela. Mother: Briita Maria Pakkala. Informant: Wilho Korpela, Naselle, Wash. Burial June 9, 1942, Naselle, Wash.
SAARI, LAURIE LEONARD -- Born April 2, 1906, Ilwaco, Wash. Died June 7, 1942, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: uremic convulsions; acute nephritis. Husband of Leontine. Salmon fisherman. Father: Charles Saari (b. Veteli, Finland). Mother: Martha Kaino (b. Veteli, Finland). Informant: Charles Saari Jr. Burial June 9, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash.
TAPIO, AINA -- Born June 29, 1872, Kalvia, Finland. Died June 8, 1942, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: stroke; arteriosclerosis. Wife of Herman Tapio. Father: Kalle Puukangas. Mother: Mina Pernu. Informant: U.S. Pernu, Raymond, Wash. Burial June 11, 1942, Naselle, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, SIGNE EMILE -- Born September 6, 1892, Finland. Died June 22, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of Herman Hendrickson. Father: Matt Hill. Informant: H. A. Hendrickson, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial June 23, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash.
ANDERSON, WENDLA -- Born March 27, 1866, Petelax, Finland. Died June 29, 1942, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia following flu; diabetes. Widow of Andrew Anderson. Informant: Axel Anderson, Raymond, Wash. Burial July 3, 1942, Menlo, Wash.
HEINO, AUNE -- Born February 3, 1882, Finland. Died May 9, 1942, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of John Heino. Burial May 13, 1942, Menlo, Wash.
CARLSON, VICTOR -- Born May 14, 1885, Finland. Died September 13, 1942, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: aneurism of aorta. Single. Logger, logging camp. Burial Sept. 16, 1942, Menlo, Wash.
AHO, VICTOR – Born October 17, 1888, Finland. Died Nov. 16, 1942, Deep River logging camp, Deep River, Wash. Cause of death: killed by falling limb; fractured skull; internal injuries. Single. Logger and fisherman. Burial Nov. 21, 1942, Astoria, Ore.
ELO, MARY -- Born December 2, 1880, Elimaki, Finland. Died Sept. 9, 1942, Long Beach, Wash. Cause of death: stroke; arteriosclerosis. Wife of John Elo. Burial Sept. 14, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash.
HAUTAKOSKI, JOHN -- Born February 24, 1866, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Dec. 23, 1942, Jacobson Home for Aged, Long Beach, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral embolism. Single. Laborer. Burial Dec. 26, 1942, Ilwaco, Wash.

 

1943

SAUKKONEN, ARVID -- About 70 years of age, born in Finland. Died Jan. 1, 1943, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: evidently heart failure. Single. Unemployed. Burial Jan. 4, 1943, Menlo, Wash.
MUSTONEN, JOHN -- Born February 17, 1882, Finland. Died Jan. 8, 1943, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: strangulation by hanging. Husband of Hilda. Mill laborer, sawmill. Informant: Leo Mustonen, Bremerton, Wash. Burial Jan. 14, 1943, Menlo, Wash.
WAHLSTROM, JOHN -- Born March 2, 1875, Rauma, Finland. Died Jan. 19, 1943, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; senile gangrene. Single. Seine fisherman. Informant: Mrs. Aili Saari, Naselle, Wash. Burial Jan. 22, 1943, Naselle, Wash.
PULKKINEN, JENNIE GUSTAVA -- Born March 6, 1905, Renton, Wash. Died Jan. 24, 1943, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; nephritis. Widow of Jhalmer Pulkkinen. Father: Matt Pollari. Mother: Hilma Heikkila. Informant: Eino P. Pollari. Burial Jan. 28, 1943, Menlo, Wash.
LEHTI, CARL -- Born April 10, 1882, Jaala, Finland. Died Jan. 24, 1943, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: ruptured ulcer of stomach. Widower of Olga. Farm laborer. Informant: Mrs. H.J. Ollila, Long Beach, Wash. Burial Jan. 27, 1943, Ilwaco, Wash.
HILLY, HILMA K. -- Born June 11, 1864, Taivalkoski, Finland. Died March 3, 1943, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; carcinoma of stomach. Wife of Erick Hilly. Father: Andrew Kurtti. Informant: Mrs. Hilja Pitkanen, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial March 6, 1943, Ilwaco, Wash.
PETIT, DOUGLAS HERBERT -- Born April 5, 1943, Ilwaco, Wash. Died Apr. 9, 1943, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: local obstruction; malformation of anus, urethra, penis. Father: Ernest E. Petit (b. Ilwaco, Wash.). Mother: Helia Kentala (b. Ilwaco, Wash.). Burial Apr. 9, 1943, Ilwaco, Wash.
KIMARI, DAVID -- Born May 1, 1873, Pieksimaki, Finland. Died Apr. 22, 1943, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Ottilia. Retired farmer. Burial Apr. 24, 1943, Naselle, Wash.
RAHKONEN, MARY -- Born May 3, 1883, Kittila, Finland. Died May 16, 1943, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of larynx. Wife of Peter Rahkonen. Father: John Juhola. Mother: ___ Raudus. Burial May l9, 1943, Aberdeen, Wash.
METSALA, IDA JOHANNA -- Born July 28, 1891, Finland. Died June 10, 1943, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: influenza; bronchitis. Wife of Nick Metsala. Father: John Peter Pala. Mother: Breta Johanna Kentta. Informant: Mrs. Caroline Osmus, Astoria, Ore. Burial June 13, 1943, Menlo, Wash.
BJORK, JOHN -- Born April 11, 1873, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Aug. 15, 1943, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: heart failure. Single. County road laborer. Father: John Bjork. Mother: Lena. Informant: Olga E. Kivinen, Portland, Ore. Burial at Naselle, Wash.
PAAVOLA, JOHN SANFRED -- Born December 28, 1872, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Aug. 22, 1943, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Husband of Hilga. Retired farmer. Father: Juho Paavola. Mother: Maria Liisa Paavola. Informant: Oscar Paavola, Naselle, Wash. Burial Aug. 25, 1943, Naselle, Wash.
PAKANEN, JACOB -- Born November 4, 1863, li, Finland. Died Feb. 27, 1943, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: stroke; hypertension. Husband of Wilhelmina. Retired farmer. Father: Jacob Pakanen. Informant: E.C. Pakanen, Naselle, Wash. Burial March 2, 1943, Naselle, Wash.
SPENCER, LAILA LAHJA -- Born March 18, 1914, Frontier, Wyoming. Died Dec. 25, 1943, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: shotgun wound of left chest, diaphragm, abdomen; accident. Wife of Oakford Spencer. Father: Everett Hale (b. Finland). Mother: Iva Samsten (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 28, 1943, Menlo, Wash.

 

1944

WUORINEN, WERNER -- Born February 28, 1874, Hameenkyla, Finland. Died Jan. 28, 1949, Deep River, Wash. Cause of death unknown. Husband of Hilda M. Wuorinen. Farmer. Father: Gust Marjaniemi. Informant: Einar E. Wuorinen, Deep River, Wash. Burial Feb. 1, 1944, Deep River, Wash.
KENTALA, MATT -- Born October 10, 1882, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Feb. 11, 1944, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; myocarditis. Husband of Hilda. Salmon fisherman. Father: Matt Kentala. Burial Feb. 14, 1944, Ilwaco, Wash.
BEYAR, JOHN EINAR -- Born November 17, 1914, Raymond, Wash. Died Feb. 22, 1944, rural Pacific County. Cause of death: log rolled on chest. Husband of Evelyn. Logger. Father: Emil Beyar (b. Sweden). Mother: Ida Uda (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 27, 1944, Menlo, Wash.
MAKARA, PAUL ROBERT -- Born April 28, 1882, Oulu, Finland. Died March 30, 1944, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis with hemorrhage. Husband of Elina. Faller, logging camp. Burial Apr. 2, 1944, Menlo, Wash.
JOHNSON, SOPHIA -- Born January 16, 1872, Esse, Finland. Died Apr. 17, 1944, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: chronic pulmonary tuberculosis. Widow of Matthew Johnson. Burial at Menlo, Wash.
AHLSKOG, MATILDA S. -- Born December 21, 1867, Vaasa, Finland. Died May 3, 1944, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Jonas Ahlskog. Father: Isaac Sundblad. Burial May 7, 1944, South Bend, Wash.
GUSTAFSON, EMIL JOHN -- Born June 7, 1890, Finland. Died May 17, 1944, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Widower of Hannah. Laborer, lumber mill. Burial May 20, 1944, Menlo, Wash.
MICHELSON, JOHN -- Born October 27, 1888, Finland. Died Sept. 6, 1944, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: acute myocarditis; acute chronic alcoholism. Single. Laborer, unemployed. Burial Sept. 9, 1944, Menlo, Wash.
PETERSON, CARL P. -- Born July 4, 1875, Finland. Died Oct. 9, 1944, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: stroke; cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Ina. Retired farmer; hotel operator. Father: Peter Peterson. Burial Oct. 12, 1944, Menlo, Wash.
WINTERS, LEANDER (LEE) -- Born August 22, 1870, Finland. Died Oct. 11, 1944, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; coronary thrombosis; angina pectoris. Widower of Rosa. Retired gillnet fisherman. Father: Matt Winters. Informant: Viola Hughes, Kennewick, Wash. Burial Oct. 14, 1944, Ilwaco, Wash.
RANTALA, ERICK -- Born July 19, 1895, Finland. Died Oct. 31, 1944, near Elma, Wash. Cause of death: history of heart trouble; died suddenly, supposedly of heart failure. Divorced from Olga Maki. Logger. Informant: Mrs. Laura Kangas, Robbinsville, Wash. Burial Nov. 6, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash.
MILLS, MAYME SANELMA -- Born January 10, 1914, Raymond, Wash. Died Dec. 6, 1944, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac asthma; myocarditis. Wife of William Mills. Father: Herman Hendrickson (b. Astoria, Ore.). Mother: (b. Finland). Burial at Ilwaco, Wash.
HUNDIS, MATTI -- Born January 3, 1870, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Dec. 26, 1944, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: angina; gastric ulcer. Husband of Lena. Farmer. Father: Abraham Huntus. Mother: Maria E. Puumala. Informant: Eino A. Hundis, Naselle, Wash. Burial Dec. 30, 1944, Naselle, Wash.
ISOTALO, FRANK V. -- Born August 25, 1877, Kinkainen, Finland. Died Dec. 28, 1944, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: angina pectoris; myocarditis. Husband of Hilma. Laborer, Pacific County (P.U.D.). Father: Gust Isotalo. Mother: Johanna Maijala. Informant: Mrs. Wm. Lampa, Astoria, Ore. Burial Jan. 2, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash.

 

1945

KOSKINEN, MARY WILHELMINA – Born March 2, 1884, Loviisa, Finland. Died Apr. 21, 1945, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: oedema of lung; myocarditis; arteriosclerosis; overweight. Wife of Henry Koskinen. Father: Hollander (b. Finland). Informant: John Koskinen, Raymond, Wash. Burial Apr. 23, 1945, Menlo, Wash.
SAARI, HENRY -- Age 64, born in Finland. Died May 16, 1945, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; exposure; acute alcoholism. Divorced. Common laborer, janitor. Burial May 22, 1945, Menlo, Wash.
KENTALA, HILDA KAROLINA -- Born September 29, 1884, Kuusamo, Finland. Died July 5, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; stroke. Widow of Matt Kentala. Burial July 9, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash.
KIMARI, OTTILIA -- Born December 1, 1882, Lahti, Finland. Died July 10, 1945, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: found dead; heart trouble of long standing. Widowed. Father: Gabriel Manninen. Mother: Mary. Informant: Olga Jarvie, Port Angeles, Wash. Burial July 16, 1945, Naselle, Wash.
WARRA, CHARLES -- Born April 18, 1885, Deep River, Wash. Died June 26, 1945, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death; coronary sclerosis; coronary occlusion. Widower. Logger-rancher. Informant: George Warra. Burial June 30, 1945, Naselle, Wash.
KINGELIN, KAARLO ARMAS -- Born February 1, 1889, Keura, V.L., Finland. Died Aug. 6, 1945, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: acute myocarditis. Husband of Olga. Bucker, logging. Father: Abraham Kingelin. Burial Aug. 11, 1945, Naselle, Wash.
PAKKALA, ANTTI OSCAR -- Born October 27, 1883, Yliveteli, Finland. Died Sept. 17, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: angina pectoris; coronary thrombosis; myocarditis. Husband of Anna. Gillnet fisherman. Father: Juho Pakkala. Mother. Maria. Informant: Lee Aho, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial Sept. 20, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash.
BUHAKKA, AUGUST -- Born July 22, 1881, Pudasjarvi, Finland. Died Oct. 19, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: stroke; arteriosclerosis. Husband of Selma. Farmer. Mother: Lotta Pirr. Burial Oct. 23, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash.
METSALA, NICK -- Born August 6, 1882, Finland. Died Nov. 28, 1945, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: uremia; chronic nephritis. Widower of Ida J. Retired sawfiler. Burial Dec. 2, 1945, Menlo, Wash.

 

1946

KOSKI, MATT -- Born June 21, 1866, Finland. Died Jan. 4, 1946, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; influenza. Husband of Liisa. Retired. Burial Jan. 8, 1946, Menlo, Wash.
JOHNSON, KATIE -- Born June 17, 1884, Puolanka, Finland. Died Jan. 20, 1946, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; oedema. Wife of Emil A. Johnson. Father: Wayrynen. Burial Jan. 23, 1946, Naselle, Wash.
BACK, HENRY W. -- Born November 18, 1910, Bingham, Utah. Died Feb. 22, 1946, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Signe. Meat cutter. Father: John Back. Mother: Alma Andrews. Burial Feb. 24, 1946, Winlock, Wash.
OGREN, ARVID EMIL -- Born August 30, 1896, Finland. Died Feb. 23, 1946, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Longshoreman. Divorced. Father: Gustaf Ogren. Mother: Amelia Lassila. Informant: H.W. Ogren, Longview, Wash. Burial Feb. 27, 1946, Menlo, Wash.
KANANEN, ELINA ELIZABETH -- Born December 3, 1895, Ilwaco, Wash. Died March 1, 1946, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: auto accident; fractured skull; cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Seamstress, dressmaker. Father: Everet Kananen. Mother: Liisa E. Informant: Capt. Edward M. Kananen, Ft. Stevens, Ore. Burial March 5, 1946, Ilwaco, Wash.
KINNUNEN, FRED -- Born March 13, 1896, Clatskanie, Oregon. Died Apr. 14, 1946, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Fisherman. Father: Calys Kinnunen. Mother: Briita Krum (b. Norway). Informant: Mrs. Seima Waisanen, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial Apr. 19, 1946, Ilwaco, Wash.
MATTSON, JOHN WALTER -- Born January 21, 1896, South Bend, Wash. Died June 2, 1946, Ilwaco, Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: stroke; arteriosclerosis; diabetes. Single. Commercial troll fisherman. Father: Andrew Mattson. Mother: Mary Johnson (b. Norway). Burial June 6, 1946, Ilwaco, Wash.

BERGSTROM, HJALMER FERDINAND -- Born April 18, 1871, Oulu, Finland. Died Aug. 8, 1946, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage with right-side paralysis. Husband of Anna. Longshoreman. Informant: Mrs. Alvar Beck, South Bend, Wash. Burial Aug. 11, 1946, Menlo, Wash.

NIEMI, DAVID VICTOR -- Born November 23, 1879, Finland. Died Aug. 16, 1946, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death; coronary occlusion. Husband of Henriika. Longshoreman. Father: Henry Niemi. Mother: Mary H. Heikkila. Informant: George Niemi, Raymond, Wash. Burial Aug. 18, 1946, Menlo, Wash.

PATANA, MATT LEANDER -- Born September 3, 1872, Veteli, Finland. Died Aug. 24, 1946, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: locomotor ataxia; pneumonia; arteriosclerosis. Husband of Kaisa Stiina. Millwright, lumber. Father: Ella Patana. Informant: Hilja M. Johnson, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial Aug. 28, 1946. Ilwaco, Wash.

NYMAN, AINA MATILDA -- Born June 29, 1875, Hameenlinna, Finland. Died Oct. 11, 1946, Naselle Lutheran Church, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: heart failure; toxic ademona thyroid. Wife of Edward Nyman. Father: Wallenius. Burial Oct. 18, 1946, Naselle, Wash.

TIMONEN, OLGA EUPHEMIA -- Born October 24, 1889, Knappton, Wash. Died Oct. 23, 1946, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: probably heart failure; pernicious anemia. Widow of Oscar Timonen. Father: Gustaf Kolback. Mother: Maria A. Nygard. Informant: Hugo 0. Timonen, Naselle, Wash. Burial Oct. 26, 1946, Naselle, Wash.

TULLILA, ANNA LIISA -- Born October 2, 1866, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Oct. 28, 1946, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis. Widow of Abraham Tullila. Father: Jacob Ken __kangas. Informant: Abraham Tullila, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial Oct. 31, 1946, Ilwaco, Wash.
WIRKKALA, ANDREW M. -- Born December 9, 1865, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Dec. 4, 1946, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; carcinoma of liver. Single. Carpenter. Father: Matti Wirkkala. Mother: Helen. Burial Dec. 7, 1946, Naselle, Wash.
BEYAR, CARL EMIL -- Born August 27, 1884, Finland. Died Dec. 9, 1946, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Husband of Ida Udd. Longshoreman. Father: John Baijar (b. Finland). Mother: Christina Norrgard (b. Finland). Informant: Evelyn Blankenship, Mayfield, Wash. Burial Dec. 11, 1946, Menlo, Wash.

 

1947

KOLA, JOHN -- Born February 26, 1871, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Jan. 25, 1947, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Briita L. Gillnet fisherman. Father: John Hautala. Informant: John F. Kola, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial Jan. 30, 1947, Ilwaco, Wash.
UDD, BENJAMIN -- Born October 23, 1885, Wasa, Finland. Died Apr. 16, 1947, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: inanition and heart failure; carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Edla. Tallyman, Willapa Harbor Lbr. Co. Father: Johan Udd. Mother: Anna Lisa Bottman. Informant: Magnus E. Udd, Raymond, Wash. Burial Apr. 18, 1947, Menlo, Wash.
GRANSTROM, WILLIAM -- Born May 7, 1879, Helsingfors, Finland. Died Apr. 23, 1947, Nicholas Corpi ranch. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; arteriosclerosis. Widower of Aina. Cook. Burial Apr. 26, 1947, Menlo, Wash.
LAMPI, ALEXANDER R. -- Born August 2, 1896, Ilwaco, Wash. Died May 1, 1947, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral accident; chronic myocarditis. Widower. Fisherman. Father: Alexander Lampi. Mother: Henrietta Toumali. Informant: Mrs. Herb Johnson, South Bend, Wash. Burial May 5, 1947, Ilwaco, Wash.
GREENBLUM, AUGUST -- Born August 15, 1858, Finland. Died June 19, 1947, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Husband of Mary Greenblum. Carpenter, building trades. Burial June 21, 1947, Ilwaco, Wash.
JOHNSON, IRENE A. -- Born September 11, 1881, Kasisi Jarvi, Finland. Died June 27, 1947, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Wife of Andrew Johnson. Father: Matt Kasisi. Informant: Mrs. Clarence Harris, Naselle, Wash. Burial July 2, 1947, Naselle, Wash.
HILL, ELIZABETH -- Born March 25, 1860, Kuortane, Finland. Died July 29, 1947, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: old age. Wife of John Hill. Father: Matt Makela. Informant: Mrs. E. Nyman, Astoria, Ore. Burial Aug. 2, 1947, Naselle, Wash.
OBLAD, EINAR EDWARD -- Born December 12, 1915, Clinton, Pennsylvania. Died July 4, 1947, Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; pneumonia. Single. Fisherman. Father: Edward Oblad (b. Finland). Mother: Hulda Borgar (b. Finland). Burial July 7, 1947, Menlo, Wash.
NELSON, FRANK O. -- Born October 29, 1874, Finland. Died Aug. 11, 1947, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: stroke; paralysis; cerebral accident. Usual residence Vancouver, Wash. Widower of Mary. Grocer, self-employed. Father: Nils G. Nelson. Mother: Mary Faye. Burial Aug. 15, 1947, Evergreen Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.
SWENSON, MARY -- Born February 17, 1871, Vasa, Finland. Died Aug. 24, 1947, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: myocardial failure. Wife of Swen Swenson. Father: Yenas West (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 27, 1947, Menlo, Wash.
KEISKI, FRITZ -- Born December 2, 1875, Kalvia Lohtia, Finland. Died Oct. 7, 1947, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: acute dilitation of heart; myocarditis. Husband of Sophia. Farmer. Father: Joseph Keiski. Informant: Elmer Keiski, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial Oct. 14, 1947, Ilwaco, Wash.
NORBLAD, FRANK J. -- Born December 17, 1879, Gefle, Sweden. Died Oct. 28, 1947, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Widower of Ester. Oyster grower. Father: Karl Norblad (b. Sweden). Mother: Susanna Tabell (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 31, 1947, Bay Center, Wash.
APUKKA, AILEEN IRENE -- Born March 16, 1908, Calumet, Michigan. Died Dec. 24, 1947, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: generalized peritonitis; pelvic infection. Wife of William E. Apukka. Father: Otto Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: Selma Marie Tammlin (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 27, 1947, Menlo, Wash.
SAARI, CHARLES JALMER -- Born March 19, 1871, Veteli, Finland. Died Dec. 28, 1947, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; myocarditis. Widower. Laborer, fishing. Informant: Charles P. Saari, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial Dec. 30, 1947, Ilwaco, Wash.

 

1948

NORT, OLGA -- Born July 28, 1890, Jamsa, Finland. Died Jan. 1, 1948, Ilwaco Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: carcinomatosis. Wife of Alfred Nort. Cranberry worker. Father: Kalle Lampinen. Burial Jan. 5, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
AHLSKOG, JONAS -- Born February 6, 1869, Wasa, Finland. Died Jan. 17, 1948, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis. Widower of Matilda. Farmer. Father: Jonas Ahlskog. Burial Jan. 22, 1948, IOOF Cemetery, South Bend, Wash.
HAAVISTO, JACK -- Born May 10, 1870, Vimpeli, Finland. Died Jan. 18, 1948, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of the lung. Husband of Emma. Commercial fisherman. Father: Antti Haavisto (b. Vimpeli, Finland). Mother: Lovisa (b. Vimpeli, Finland). Informant: V. William Seeborg. Burial Jan. 20, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
SPARROWS, SAUL-- Born June 26, 1913, Astoria, Oregon. Died Feb. 5, 1948, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: crushed skull in logging accident. Logger, Johnson Logging Works. Husband of Bernice. Father: Matti Putonen. Mother: Vera Sparrows (b. Geru, Finland). Burial Feb. 9, 1948, Naselle, Wash.
SKOGMAN, CARL -- Born March 21, 1883, Finland. Died Feb. 10, 1948, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; arteriosclerosis. Single. Longshoreman, lumber laborer. Burial Feb. 14, 1948, Menlo, Wash.
LUGNET, MOSES -- Born October 18, 1857, Pojala, Sweden. Died Feb. 11, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; senility; found dead in bed. Widowed. Merchant. Informant: Theo. Lugnet, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial Feb. 14, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
BARTELLS, TINNIE -- Born January 1, 1899, Finland. Died March 2, 1948, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: acute pulmonary oedema; influenza. Wife of Emery Bartells. Father: Andrew Loukkanen. Mother: Brita Barkkanen. Burial March 6, 1948, Naselle, Wash.
LUNDQUIST, HILDA SOPHIA -- Born December 3, 1881, Finland. Died March 9, 1948, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary embolus. Widow of Oscar Lundquist. Father: Carl Granlund. Informant: Alvin Lundquist, Raymond, Wash. Burial March 11, 1948, Raymond, Wash.
FORSMAN, ALBERT CARL -- Born June 1, 1886, Deep River, Wash. Died Apr. 27, 1948, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Leona G. Building contractor. Burial Apr. 30, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
HJORT, ANNA LISA -- Born March 3, 1862, Wasa, Finland. Died May 9, 1948, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: acute heart frailure. Widow of Gustave A. Hjort. Informant: Fred Hjort, Raymond, Wash. Burial May 11, 1948, IOOF Cemetery, South Bend, Wash.
SIMMONS, CHARLES ARTHUR -- Born Feb. 27, 1907, Astoria, Ore. Died June 1, 1948, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound in chest; suicide. Single. Mechanic, Brix Logging Co. Father: Edward C. Simmons (b. Placer Co., Calif.). Mother: Tillie Carlson (b. Kausti, Finland). Informant: Edward Simmons, Naselle, Wash. Burial June 5, 1948, Naselle, Wash.
NYGARD, GABRIEL WILLIAM -- Born July 13, 1884, Vasa, Finland. Died June 6, 1948, South Bend, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; carcinoma of prostate. Widower of Marie. Longshoreman, Bendickson Oyster Co. Father: Charles Nygard. Mother: Anna Westermark. Informant: Dora Nygard, South Bend, Wash. Burial June 8, 1948, Menlo, Wash.,
WIRTANEN, SAINA -- Born May 29, 1878, Kalvei, Finland. Died June 10, 1948, Long Beach Rest Home, Long Beach, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; senility. Wife of Gosta Wirtanen. Father: Andrew Penttila (b. Kalvei, Finland). Mother: Sofia Riipa (b. Kelvei, Finland). Informant: Frank Penttila, Naselle, Wash. Burial June 15, 1948, Naselle, Wash.
LEBACK, GUSTAVE ARTHUR -- Born July 19, 1887, Kaustinen, Finland. Died July 7, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Retired fisherman. Husband of Alma. Father: Matt Leback. Mother: Mary L. Kentala. Burial July 12, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
KOSKI, LIISA -- Born December 4, 1864, Finland. Died July 9, 1948, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; fractured right hip. Widow of Matt Koski. Father: John Rof. Informant: J.W. Koski, Raymond, Wash. Burial July 12, 1948, Menlo, Wash.
SUOMELA, WALFRED THEODORE -- Born April 1, 1906, Ilwaco, Wash. Died July 9, 1948, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Troll fisherman. Husband of Hope. Father: William Suomela. Mother: Mathilda Harju. Informant: William Suomela, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial July 13, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
COOK, JOHN -Born August 7, 1870, Pihtipudas, Finland. Died July l6, 1948, Ocean View Rest Home, Long Beach, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; senility. Farmer and fisherman. Widower. Father: Adam Kokki. Informant: Mrs. H. Heikkila, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial July 24, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
FISHER, ISAAC -- Born May 1, 1883, Finland. Died Oct. 4, 1948, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: acute cardiac dilation; pneumonia. Single. Logger. Father: Jonas Fisher. Mother: Lesa. Burial Oct. 6, 1948, Menlo, Wash.
TORPPA, HELGA LYDIA -- Born May 24, 1881, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Oct. 12, 1948, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: coronary sclerosis with coronary thrombosis. Wife of Matti Leander Torppa. Father: Johan Wiitala (b. Kaustinen, Finland). Mother: Marie Simukka (b. Lohtaja, Finland). Informant: Eino A. Torppa, Grays River, Wash. Burial Oct. 15, 1948, Naselle, Wash.
JARVI, JOHN VICTOR -- Born September 2, 1877, Finland. Died Oct. 20, 1948, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; carbon monoxide poisoning. Husband of Ida. Farmer. Burial Oct. 23, 1948, Menlo, Wash.
PAAVOLA, CHARLES VICTOR -- Born April 1, 1901, Naselle, Wash. Died Oct. 26, 1948, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: drowning in Naselle River. Single. Logger, farmer. Father: Alexander Paavola. Mother: Mary Paakinen (b. Norway). Informant: Walter Paavola, Naselle, Wash. Burial Dec. 28, 1948, Naselle, Wash.
LEBECK, EDLA SOFIA -- Born December 30, 1875, Kronby, Finland. Died Oct. 31, 1948, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Wife of John Edward Lebeck. Father: Michael Muller. Mother: Greta. Informant: Berger Lebeck, Denise, Calif. Burial Nov. 3, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
LINDSTROM, ERICK EDWIN -- Born February 25, 1867, Aland, Finland. Died Nov. 1, 1948, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: myocardial failure; pneumonia. Retired fisherman. Husband of Hilda. Father: John M. Lindstrom (b. Aland, Finland). Mother: Erika (b. Aland, Finland). Informant: Arthur Lindstrom. Burial Nov. 4, 1948, Ilwaco, Wash.
JOHNSON, ROLAND RAY-- Born June 28, 1948, Centralia, Wash. Died Nov. 4, 1948, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Father: Ray Johnson (b. Minnesota). Mother: Janice Niemi (b. Minnesota). Burial Nov. 6, 1948, Centralia, Wash.
WIITALA, HANNA EMILY -- Born September 15, 1886, Merijarvi, Finland. Died Nov. 26, 1948, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis. Wife of Sanfred Wiitala. Father: Erick Sarikoski. Mother: Kustaava. Informant: Mitzi Wiitala. Burial Nov. 30, 1948, Naselle, Wash.
BACKLUND, EDWIN MICHAEL -- Born December 16, 1898, Finland. Died Dec. 27, 1948, Grayland, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Husband of Gertrude Miettinen. Cranberry grower, plasterer and cement finisher. Father: Gustav Skriko. Mother: Johanna. Burial Dec. 31, 1948, Aberdeen, Wash.

 

1949

NELSON, WILHELMINA MINNIE -- Born May 27, 1864, Finland. Died Jan. 15, 1949, Chinook, Wash. Cause of death: aortic aneurism. Widow. Father: Martin Anderson. Mother: Minnie Erickson. Informant: Laura W. Benson. Burial Jan. 19, 1949, Ilwaco, Wash.
WIITALA, OTTO -- Born January 5, 1880, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Feb. 7, 1949, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; chronic myocarditis. Married. Fisherman. Father: Kalle Wiitala. Informant: Sophye Wiitala. Burial Feb. 10, 1949, Ilwaco, Wash.
MAKI, HENRY -- Born January 2, 1883, Finland. Died Feb. 13, 1949, Arnold Nursing Home, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Married. Longshoreman. Father: Adolf Maki. Informant: Alfred Maki. Burial Feb. 16, 1949, Menlo, Wash.
SALMI, LEONARD GEORGE -- Born August 12, 1908, Astoria, Oregon. Died Feb. 23, 1949, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Single. Logger. Father: George Salmi. Mother: Ina Kristina. Informant: Mrs. Viola Ullakko. Burial Feb. 26, 1949, Salmon Creek, Wash.
NIKULA, GUST REINHOLD -- Born February 11, 1882, Hailuoto, Finland. Died March 18, 1949, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Single. Cannery worker. Informant: William Suomela. Burial March 23, 1949, Ilwaco, Wash.
WARRA, GEORGE -- Born February 29, 1912, Astoria, Oregon. Died March 23, 1949, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Married. Donkey engineer, logging. Father: Charles Warra. Mother: Riiga Laine. Burial March 26, 1949, Naselle, Wash.
STENROSE, FRANK -- Born May 1, 1877, Finland. Died June 7, 1949, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis. Married. Watchman, Port of Willapa Harbor. Informant: Mrs. Mary Stenrose, Raymond, Wsh. Burial May 24, 1949, Menlo, Wash.
SAILA, FRANK EVERT -- Born December 15, 1891, Finland. Died Sept. 8, 1949, on boat in Willapa Bay, near Tokeland, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Married. Cranberry grower. Father: Karl Phliman. Mother: Josephine Seliin. Informant: Mrs. Milka Saila. Burial Sept. 10, 1949, Aberdeen, Wash.
APUKKA, EDWARD -- Born July 9, 1880, Finland. Died Nov. 3, 1949, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: coronary infarction; carcinomatosis. Married. Longshoreman. Father: Ole Apukka. Mother: Elsa Rentahaleara. Informant: William Apukka, Raymond, Wash. Burial Nov. 5, 1949, Menlo, Wash.
FRANKS, WILLIAM -- Born August 19, 1874, Finland. Died Dec. 31, 1949, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: acute myocardial failure. Married. Laborer, lumber mill. Father: Andrew Franks. Mother: Sophia. Informant: A.R. Franks, Raymond, Wash. Burial Jan. 4, 1950, Menlo, Wash.

 

1950

SILLSTROM, ANDREW -- Born 1876, Finland. Died Jan. 6, 1950, Rayrnond, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Widowed. Faller, logging camp. Burial Jan. 11, 1950, Menlo, Wash.
EAST, SOFIA -- Born February 3, 1863, Yläne, Finland. Died Jan. 17, 1950, Ocean View Rest Home, Long Beach, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; arteriosclerosis. Widow. Father: Paul Wuorinen. Informant: Bert East. Burial Jan. 17, 1950, Riverside, Wash.
MATTSON, HERMAN -- Born February 9, 1889, Finland. Died Jan. 30, 1950, New Riverview Hospital, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: cirrhosis of liver; pyelonephritis and influenza. Father: Matt Huhta. Burial Feb. 2, 1950, Menlo, Wash.
OJALA, KRISTIAN JAAKKO -- Born December 2, 1899, Finland. Died Feb. 20, 1950, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Married. Bucker, logging camp. Father: Jaakko Ojala. Burial Feb. 28, 1950, Naselle, Wash.
KEHUS, JOHANAS -- Born August 14, 1885, C. Becko Co., Minnesota. Died Feb. 24, 1950, Ocean Beach Hospital, Ilwaco, Wash. Cause of death: myocardial failure; arteriosclerosis. Married. Logger. Father: Frank Oscar Kehua. Mother: Anna Leena Matta. Burial Feb. 27, 1950, Seal River, Wash.
SUNDQUIST, SOPHIE SAIMA -- Born September 3, 1906, Deep River, Wash. Died Apr. 4, 1950, Naselle, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; hypertension. Wife of Joel Sundquist. Father: Matt Wirkkala. Mother: Sophie E. Holstrom. Burial Apr. 8, 1950, Naselle, Wash.
CARLSON, IVAR -- Born July 7, 1886, Narpes, Finland. Died Apr. 29, 1950, Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Logger. Single. Burial May 4, 1950, Menlo, Wash.

[1908 - 1922] [1923 - 1934] [1935 - 1941] [1942-1950]