Death Certificates of Finns in Kitsap County, Washington, 1908-1947


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


[1908 - 1921] [1922 - 1935] [1936 - 1947]


1936

CARLSON, JACOB V. -- Born January 3, 1886, Finland. Died Jan. 1, 1936, Olalla, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary abscess and bronchiectasis. Husband of Katherine. Farmer. Father: Charley Priest (b. Finland). Informant: William Blomquist, Olalla, Wash. Burial Jan. 5, 1936, Olalla, Wash.
JOHNSON, MILDRED -- Born August 16, 1922, Hansville, Wash. Died March 4, 1936, County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Hansville, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. School girl. Father: Eric Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Amelia Koping (b. Finland). Burial March 7, 1936, Hansville, Wash.
SEVON, GUST F. -- Born April 3, 1870, Finland. Died March 23, 1936, Eglon, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Husband of Ida. Retired carpenter. Father: Victor Sevon (b. Finland). Mother: Louisa (b. Finland). Burial March 26, 1936, Eglon, Wash.
TRAST, SULO ARMAS -- Born February 12, 1897, Finland. Died Apr. 4, 1936, U.S. Naval Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Arlington, Wash. Cause of death: spinal meningitis. Husband of Tyyne Elvira. Retired quartermaster, U.S. Navy. Father: John Trast (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Hokkanen (b. Finland). Removal Apr. 4, 1936, to Everett, Wash. (Record corrected by Arvo A. Trast, brother of the deceased, of Seattle, Wash.)
JOHANSON, AGDA SOPHIA -- Born June 19, 1880, Finland. Died Apr. 19, 1936, Kingston, Wash. Cause of death: chronic nephritis. Wife of Oscar Johanson. Burial Apr. 23, 1936, Kingston, Wash.
KIPPOLA, MARY ELIZABETH -- Born April 20, 1871, Finland. Died Apr. 19, 1936, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral embolus; diabetes. Wife of Leander Kippola. Father: Sephania Suttinomaki (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth (b. Finland). Informant: Matt L. Kippola, Kingston, Wash. Burial Apr. 22, 1936, Pearson, Wash.
KOKKO, GABRIEL LUTTINEN -- Born March 22, 1869, Piipola, Finland. Died June 4, 1936, Pearson, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Margareeta. Farmer. Father: Hannu Luttinen (b. Finland). Mother: Riitu Luttinen (b. Finland). Informant: Edwin Kokko, Port Orchard, Wash. Burial June 7, 1936, Pearson, Wash.
HALVER, ARTHUR -- Born September 27, 1906, Snohomish County, Wash. Died July 8, 1936, Hansville, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Farmer. Father: Gust Halver (b. Finland). Mother: Hanna Nilund (b. Finland). Informant: Gust Halver, Hansville, Wash. Burial July 11, 1936, Hansville, Wash.
KIPPO, LOVIISA -- Born March 14, 1854, Finland. Died July 21, 1936, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerotic heart disease and decompensation; senility. Widow. Father: Charles Jarvi (b. Finland). Informant: John A. Kippo, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial July 24, 1936, Island Lake, Wash.
ROSTEN, LILA -- Born June 17, 1917, Issaquah, Wash. Died Aug. 8, 1936, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Kirkland, Wash. Cause of death: killed in automobile accident on Port Orchard-Harper road; fractured neck. Single. Waitress, Harbor View Hospital. Father: John Rosten (b. Finland). Mother: Josephine Haikla (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 8, 1936, Kirkland, Wash.
ALTO, GUS -- Age 72, born in Pori, Finland. Died Aug. 11, 1936, Vinland, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Married. Seaman. Father: Gus Alto (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 13, 1936, County Cemetery, Bremerton, Wash.
AHONEN, LEONARD -- Born November 23, 1914, Astoria, Oregon. Died Sept. 10, 1936, Winslow, Wash. Usual residence Quincy, Ore. Cause of death: gunshot wound in head; suicide. Single. Fisherman aboard ship Flying Fish. Father: John Ahonen (b. Finland). Mother: Selma Sirnia (b. Finland). Informant: Eino Ahonen, Quincy, Ore. Removal Sept. 15, 1936, to Quincy, Ore.
KARKANEN, ELY -- Born June 29, 1857, Finland. Died Sept. 12, 1936, Sunnyview Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of trachea. Widower. Public laborer. Father: Matt Karkanen (b. Finland). Mother: Johanna Tilkanen (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Hannah Anderson, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Sept. 17, 1936, Vinland, Wash.
FORSMAN, AUGUSTA JOHANNA -- Born April 3, 1859, Finland. Died Oct. 25, 1936, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; myocarditis. Widow. Father: Mathias Neuman (b. Finland). Mother: Maria E. (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. G.A. Lund, Bremerton, Wash. Burial Oct. 28, 1936, Bremerton, Wash.
BOVELA, SOPHIA -- Born September 3, 1881, Finland. Died Dec. 14, 1936, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Wife of Jacob Bovela. Father: Andrew Hill (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Makie (b. Finland) Informant: Emil Bovela, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Dec. 22, 1936, Poulsbo, Wash.

 

1937

KARKANEN, MATTI -- Born March 24, 1866, Finland. Died Jan. 18, 1937, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Widower. Farmer. Father: Marchus Karkanen (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Lillian Lyon, Seattle, Wash. Burial Jan. 22, 1937, Vinland, Wash.
WAALI, SUSANNA WILHELMINA TUURI -- Born November 27, 1884, Vasa, Finland. Died Jan. 21, 1937, Pearson, Wash. Cause of death: brain tumor; hypostatic pneumonia. Widow of Urho Waali. Father: John Tuuri (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Hakala (b. Finland). Informant: P.W. Waali, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Jan. 30, 1937, Poulsbo, Wash.
ANDERSON, JOHN H. -- Born December 3, 1884, Finland. Died Feb. 1, 1937, Silverdale, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary silicosis; pleurisy; influenza. Husband of Hermina. Granite cutter. Burial Feb. 5, 1937, Bremerton, Wash.
JOHNSON, ANDREW -- Born November 22 (age 81 yrs. 2 mos. 24 days), Finland. Died Feb. 16, 1937, Manzanita, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis with chronic endocarditis. Widower of Hulda. Retired farmer. Informant: Edwin A. Johnson, Seattle, Wash. Burial Feb. 19, 1937, Port Madison, Wash.
USITALO, RICHARD I. -- Born June 27, 1901, Carbonado, Wash. Died May 22, 1937, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: auto accident. Husband of Cora H. Logger. Father: Mike Usitalo (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Hogan (b. Finland). Burial May 25, 1937, Bremerton, Wash.
ERLAND, JULIA -- Born November 15, 1869, Finland. Died June 12, 1937, Port Gamble Hospital, Port Gamble, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: acute pyelitis with toxemia. Widow of John E. Erland. Father: Jacob Aho (b. Finland). Mother: Lisa (b. Finland). Burial June 17, 1937, Vinland Cemetery, Poulsbo, Wash.
CONWAY, BUD JULIAN -- Born June 18, 1937, Bremerton, Wash. Died Aug. 17, 1937, Olympic Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: meningitis (streptococcus). Father: Dixon E. Conway (b. Oklahoma). Mother: Elaine Kentala (b. Ilwaco, Wash.). Burial Aug. 19, 1937, Bremerton, Wash.
WICKMAN, WILLIAM FREDERICK -- Born October 6, 1888, Munsala, Finland. Died July 12, 1937, Port Blakely, Wash. Cause of death: hemorrhage of lungs; silicosis. Husband of Alice. Gold miner. Father: Frederick Wickman (b. Munsala, Finland). Mother: Louisa Sundius (b. Munsala, Finland). Informant: Edwin Wickman, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial July 15, 1937, Island Center, Wash.
JOHANSON, ELIN AMANDA -- Born May 11, 1890, Finland. Died Sept. 4, 1937, Kingston, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral apoplexy. Wife of Emil Johanson. Father: Karl Nordberg (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 6, 1937, Kingston, Wash.
SJOLUND, FRANZ MIKAEL -- Born October 4, 1875, Finland. Died Oct. 10, 1937, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Keyport, Wash. Cause of death: severe head injuries, possible skull fracture and broken neck; auto accident. Husband of Mrs. E. Sjolund. Navy Yard employee. Burial Oct. 14, 1937, Bremerton, Wash.

 

1938

JOHNSON, SERENA W. -- Born September 27, 1877, Finland. Died March 29, 1938, Port Blakely, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of left orbit and head. Wife of Johannes Johnson. Father: Karl O. Karlson (b. Finland). Mother: Wilhelmina Matson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 2, 1938, Port Blakely, Wash.
JOHNSON, HENRY -- Born May 18, 1859, Finland. Died Apr. 14, 1938, Eglon, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis and decompensation; diabetes mellitus. Widower. Retired fisherman. Informant: Iver Johnson, Eglon, Wash. Burial Apr. 18, 1938, Eglon, Wash.
HARSILA, ISAAC -- Born December 24, 1874, Finland. Died June 10, 1938, Olympic Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Pearson, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral embolus; cancer of stomach. Husband of Hilja. Farmer. Informant: Toivo Harsila, Pearson, Wash. Burial June 12, 1938, Pearson, Wash.
OLSON, HILMA LA____ -- Born September 29, 1884, Finland. Died June 11, 1938, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: generalized carcinoma. Wife of Jacob Olson. Father: John Makkla (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Oyala (b. Finland). Burial June 15, 1938, Poulsbo, Wash.
ISAACSON, MATT -- Born February 24, 1863, Finland. Died Nov. 26, 1938, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; influenza, arteriosclerosis. Widower. Farmer. Father: Isaac Sir Crane (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 28, 1938, Pearson, Wash.
ESKOLIN, ALEXANDRA CAROLINA -- Born July 12, 1853, Finland. Died Dec. 27, 1938, Port Blakely, Wash. Cause of death: senile gangrene of left foot; arteriosclerosis. Widow of John B. Eskolin. Father: Zacharias Fason (b. Finland). Mother: Carolina (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 30, 1938, Port Blakely, Wash.

 

1939

JOHNSON, HANNAH HEDMAN -- Born October 30, 1871, Vasa, Finland. Died Jan. 16, 1939, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; chronic nephritis. Wife of August Johnson. Burial Jan. 19, 1939, Bremerton, Wash.
NYLAND, MINNIE -- Born July 31, 1862, Finland. Died May 26, 1939, Washington State Veterans Home, Retsil, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Frank Nyland. Father: Frederick Rongle (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Granni (b. Finland). Burial May 29, 1939, Retsil, Wash.
HESTER, CHARLES -- Born March 17, 1887, Finland. Died June 11, 1939, Winslow, Wash. Cause of death: acute bronchial pneumonia; cerebral hemorrhage. Retired laborer. Burial June 16, 1939, _______, Wash.
KESTI, LIZZIE -- Born September 18, 1885, Finland. Died July 30, 1939, Kitsap Co. Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: general cardiac failure; embolus. Wife of John Kesti (age 55). Father: Matt Nikko (b. Finland). Mother: Lizzie Belmaa (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 3, 1939, Bremerton, Wash.
JOHANSON, JOHN -- Born May 12, 1872, Finland. Died Sept. 13, 1939, Winslow, Wash. Cause of death: paralysis agitans (Parkinsons disease). Husband of Anna. Farmer. Burial Sept. 16, 1939, Port Blakely, Wash.
GROHN, HILJA -- Born June 19, 1884, Finland. Died Sept. 29, 1939, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: terminal pneumonia; cancer of breast. Wife of Peter Grohn. Father: Henry Kartelainen (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Grohn (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 3, 1939, Poulsbo, Wash.
HEMMING, ERIC EDWIN -- Born July 20, 1896, Finland. Died Oct. 23, 1939, U.S. Naval Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac disease (mitral stenosis); pulmonary edema. Widower. Mariner. Burial Oct. 24, 1939, Bremerton, Wash.
MAKI, OSCAR -- Born September 17, 1883, Finland. Died Nov. 8, 1939, Vinland, Wash. Cause of death: peptic ulcer; chronic nephritis; arthritis. Husband of Ina. Farmer. Informant: Edwin Maki, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Nov. 10, 1939, Briedablik, Wash.
HILBERG, SAMUEL VICTOR -- Born March 22, 1867, Finland. Died Nov. 27, 1939, Port Blakely, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis. Husband of Olga M. Shipwright, Winslow Shipyard. Father: Stiffon Hilberg (b. Finland). Mother: _____ Jamila (b. Finland). Cremation Nov. 30, 1939, Seattle, Wash.

 

1940

ANDERSON, ALEX ERIK -- Age 69 yrs. 3 mos. 13 days, born in Finland. Died Jan. 2, 1940, Manzanita, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; arteriosclerosis. Widowed. Farmer. Father: Andrew Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Andrew B. Anderson, Seattle, Wash. Burial Jan. 5, 1940, Island Center, Wash.
NAYKKI, MATT NIKOLAI -- Born 1874 in Finland. Died Jan. 28, 1940, Eglon, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; hypertension. Husband of Anna (age 65). Retired stone mason. Father: Matt Naykki (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 1, 1940, Eglon, Wash.
TAKALO, AUGUST -- Born April 1, 1889, Finland. Died March 7, 1940 Olympic Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: intercranial hemorrhage with paralysis left side; hypertension. Single. Fisherman. Father: Antone Takalo (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Untinen (b. Finland). Informant: Lauri Lahti, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial March 11, 1940, Pearson, Wash.
RONN, HERMAN ALFRED -- Born January 24, 1882, Finland. Died March 9, 1940, Olympic Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: basal skull fracture; accidental fall on head. Widowed. Plumber. Burial March 12, 1940, Bremerton, Wash.
FINHOLM, IDA U. -- Born May 27, 1882, Munsala, Finland. Died May 1, 1940, Olalla, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; hypertension; arteriosclerosis. Wife of John Finholm (age 60). Father: Erick Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Nordling (b. Finland). Burial May 5, 1940, Feaola Cemetery, Olalla, Wash.
HOGLUND, ANNA SOPHIA -- Born August 4, 1869, Vaasan Laani, Finland. Died July 27, 1940, Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of liver, gall bladder, and general metastasis. Wife of Michael Hoglund. Father: Michael Michelson (b. Finland). Mother: Brita (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. H.G. Salmonson, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial July 30, 1940, Port Orchard, Wash.
PETERSON, LISETTE -- Born May 15,1881, Finland. Died Aug. 9, 1940, Keyport, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of breast. Wife of Karl A. Peterson (age 66). Burial Aug. 11, 1940, Bremerton, Wash.
LILQUIST, HANNAH -- Born October 19, 1858, Finland. Died Sept. 13, 1940, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Hansville, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; myocarditis; hypertension. Wife of Simon Lilquist (age 81). Father: Isaac Onen (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah Koping (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 18, 1940, Hansville, Wash.
SMITH, ELIZABETH W. -- Born December 19, 1865, Finland. Died Nov. 5, 1940, Colby, Wash. Usual residence Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of liver and intestine. Widow. Father: Wasenkari (b. Finland). Informant: Leonard Smith, Port Orchard, Wash. Burial Nov. 9, 1940, Port Orchard, Wash.
RINTALA, KONSTA -- Born June 6, 1870, Finland. Died Nov. 29, 1940, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Silverdale, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Divorced from Anna C. Farmer. Burial Dec. 2, 1940, Pearson, Wash.
NYBERG, HULDA EVELYN -- Born December 25, 1870, Finland. Died Dec. 15, 1940, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: influenza. Widow of Andrew Nyberg. Father: Johnson (b. Sweden). Burial Dec. 18, 1940, Bremerton, Wash.
WESTERLUND, AXEL -- Born May 26, 1906, Port Orchard, Wash. Died Dec. 29, 1940, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: aortic insufficiency; syphilis; tubercular intestines. Divorced from Lillian. Ferry boat purser, Black Ball ferries. Father: John Westerlund (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Sandstone (b. Finland). Informant: Frans Westerlund, Port Blakely, Wash. Removal Dec. 29, 1940, to Port Blakely, Wash.

 

1941

HENDRICKSON, GUST -- Born December 28, 1857, Finland. Died Feb. 5, 1941, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; senility. Husband of Wilhelmine. Farmer. Father: William Murramaki (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Irene Dodd, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Feb. 8, 1941, Pearson, Wash.
APPLEGREN, EMILIA JUSTINA -- Born November 8, 1875, Finland. Died March 18, 1941, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Manette, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy; hypertension. Wife of Oscar Applegren (age 84). Cremation March 20, 1941, Bremerton, Wash.
HEINO, EINO -- Born February 4, 1902, Finland. Died Apr. 28, 1941, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: acute alcoholism; hypertension. Divorced from Gertrude (age 35). Longshoreman. Father: Victor Heino (b. Finland). Mother: Alexandria Simontr (b. Finland). Informant: Wano Heino, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial May 3, 1941, Vinland, Wash.
KALLIO, GUSTI -- Born March 3, 1877, Finland. Died June 8, 1941, Olympic Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; chronic nephritis. Husband of Mary (age 69). Rancher. Father: John G. Kallio (b. Finland). Informant: Leonard J. Kallio, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial June 12, 1941, Poulsbo, Wash.
BLOOMQUIST, JOHN B. -- Age about 60, born in Finland. Died Sept. 17, 1941, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: chronic nephritis; bronchial pneumonia. Single. Rancher. Burial Sept. 19, 1941.
FREDRICKSON, IDA MARIE -- Born December 16, 1875, Finland. Died Nov. 5, 1941, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Wife of John S. Fredrickson (age 68). Father: August Anderson (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 8, 1941, Bremerton, Wash.

 

1942

HOLM, HANNAH -- Born September 23, 1861, Finland. Died March 4, 1942, Olalla, Wash. Cause of death: senile dementia. Widow. Burial March 8, 1942, Olalla, Wash.
PERALA, HILYA LYDIA -- Born January 7, 1884, Tampere, Finland. Died March 12, 1942, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral thrombosis; hypertension. Wife of Nestor Perala (age 53). Father: John Rekola (b. Finland). Cremation March 14, 1942, Bremerton, Wash.
NYHOLM, GUSTAF -- Born November 21, 1862, Pedersöre, Finland. Died Apr. 11, 1942, Olympic Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Brownsville, Wash. Cause of death: diabetic coma; pneumonia. Husband of Lena (age 69). Father: Peter Anders Fredrickson (b. Pedersöre, Finland). Mother: Margareta Forsman (b. Pedersöre, Finland). Informant: S.S. Nyholm, Port Orchard, Wash. Burial Apr. 15, 1942, Forest Lawn Cemetery.
SUNILA, ALEX -- Born August 8, 1876, Finland. Died May 30, 1942, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: dementia praecox. Husband of Helen. Laborer. Father: Paul Sunila (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Mutru (b. Finland). Burial June 5, 1942, Poulsbo, Wash.
JURMA, CHARLES -- Born August 14, 1904, Michigan. Died May 31, 1942, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: tuberculosis pneumonia. Single. Laborer. Father: Matt Jurma (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Jurma (b. Finland). Burial June 2, 1940, Port Orchard, Wash.
HEDMAN, ALFRED -- Born April 4, 1896, Phillipsburg, Montana. Died Sept. 7, 1942, Clare Hotel, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: found dead in bed; chronic myocarditis. Divorced. Chipper and caulker, Puget Sound Navy Yard. Father: Alfred Hedman (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 12, 1942, Ivy Green Cemetery, Bremerton, Wash.
FAGERHOLM, LOUIS -- Born March 22, 1864, Finland. Died Oct. 12, 1942, Olalla, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; arteriosclerosis. Widower. Farmer. Father: John Fagerholm (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 15, 1942, Feaola Cemetery, Olalla, Wash.
MICKELSON, MIKE -- Born December 19, 1858, Finland. Died Oct. 27, 1942, Fletcher Bay, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerotis heart disease. Widower of Marie. Farmer. Father: Mike Mickelson (b. Finland). Informant: Mike Tunis (son), Port Blakely, Wash. Burial Oct. 31, 1942, Port Blakely, Wash.

 

1943

MAHRLS, ANDREW -- Born October 10, 1861, Finland. Died Jan. 18, 1943, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: gangrene of leg; arteriosclerosis. Single. Longshoreman, Pope & Talbot Lumber Co. Cremation Jan. 30, 1943, Bremerton, Wash.
LUNDGREN, FRANK FREDERICK -- Born October 2, 1876, Finland. Died Jan. 19, 1943, Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: heart failure; coronary thrombosis. Husband of Sanna. Retired shipwright. Father: Frank F. Lundgren (b. Finland). Informant: A. Fred Lundgren, Port Orchard, Wash. Burial Jan. 20, 1943, Port Orchard, Wash.
LARSON, IDA -- Born May 8, 1874, Finland. Died Feb. 8, 1943, Retsil, Wash. Cause of death: chronic nephritis. Widow of John Larson. Father: Elias Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Maria Elizabeth (b. Finland). Informant: Ruth Westmore, Retsil, Wash. Burial Feb. 10, 1943, Retsil, Wash.
TOMLIN, MARY JOHANNA -- Born June 21, 1859, Finland. Died Feb. 15, 1943, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy; senility. Widow of Erick Tomlin. Father: Kokkais (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 18, 1943, Poulsbo, Wash.
AXEM, MARY A. -- Born November 1871, Finland. Died July 1, 1943, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Suquamish, Wash. Cause of death: not known, possibly diabetic acidosis. Widowed. Maid, hotel. Removal July 2, 1943, to Seattle, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, WILHELMINA -- Born January 24, 1870, Finland. Died June 14, 1943, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; pernicious anemia. Widow of Gust Hendrickson. Father: John Fredrick Reine (b. Finland). Mother: Lena Pisppa (b. Finland). Burial July 8, 1943, Poulsbo, Wash.
NURMIE, STEPHEN -- Born April 14, 1886, Finland. Died July 7, 1943, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Single. Laborer. Cremation July 10, 1943, Bremerton, Wash.
NORDBERG, HELMA -- Born May 24, 1909, Kitsap, Wash. Died Aug. 17, 1943, Port Blakely, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Father: Paul Nordberg (b. Finland). Mother: Amanda Sundell (b. Finland). Cremation Aug. 20, 1943, Seattle, Wash.
NONES, ALARIC -- Born June 15, 1872, Finland. Died Oct. 5, 1943, Kingston, Wash. Cause of death: cerebro-vascular accident. Single. Retired farmer. Father: Carl Nordberg (b. Finland). Informant: Einar Nordberg, Kingston, Wash. Burial Oct. 7, 1943, Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Wash.
WICKMAN, VICTOR A. -- Born November 15, 1879, Finland. Died Nov. 7, 1943, Winslow, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Fannie. Shipyard foreman. Father: F. Wickman (b. Finland). Mother: Breta J. Bjongs (b. Finland). Removal Nov. 8, 1943, to Portland, Ore.
AHO, EMILIA -- Born 1892 in Finland. Died Nov. 19, 1943, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach and metastasis. Wife of Emil Aho. Father: John Koski (b. Finland). Mother: Finna (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 24, 1943, Poulsbo, Wash.
HEINONEN, ISAAC H. -- Born April 12, 1857, Finland. Died Dec. 6, 1943, Harrison Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Widower. Retired farmer. Father: Henry Heinonen (b.Finland). Removal Dec. 7, 1943, to Port Angeles, Wash.

 

1944

SARIN, HILDA M. -- Born August 29, 1872, Finland. Died Apr. 12, 1944, Eagledale, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of John H. Sarin. Father: Alexander Sanderson (b. Finland). Mother: Maria (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 17, 1944, Port Bigelow, Wash.
SCHELIN, ANDREAS -- Born January 10, 1858, Finland. Died Apr. 17, 1944, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Single. Fisherman, purse seine and gillnet. Father: Andreas Schelin (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Beata (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 21, 1944, Poulsbo, Wash.
ALMQUIST, HANNAH MARGARET -- Born September 24, 1881, Finland. Died June 3, 1944, Harrison Mem. Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral stroke. Wife of Albert Almquist (age 62). Burial June 6, 1944, Island Lake, Bremerton, Wash.
SALIN, JACOB -- Born March 29, 1876, Finland. Died June 14, 1944, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of liver and metastasis. Single. Father: John Salin (b. Finland). Mother: Tina Manila (b. Finland). Burial June 17, 1944, Poulsbo, Wash.
NIKULA, GUSTAV -- Born February 17, 1870, Finland. Died June 27, 1944, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; senility. Single. On Old Age Assistance. Father: Gustav Nikula (b. Finland). Mother: Sofia Torey (b. Finland). Informant: Henry Nikula, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial June 30, 1944, Port Gamble, Wash.
SILVAN, JOHN -- Born March 31, 1860, Finland. Died Oct. 14, 1944, Seabold, Wash. Cause of death: senile debility. Husband of Sanna. Lumberman. Father: John A. Silvan (b. Finland). Mother b. Norway. Informant: Ida Moench, Seabold, Wash. Burial Oct. 16, 1944, Seabold, Wash.
LILIQUIST, SIMON -- Born April 16, 1858, Finland. Died Oct. 26, 1944, Ebenezer Old Folks Home, Poulsbo, Wash. Usual residence Hansville, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Widower. Retired farmer. Father: Andrew Liliquist (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 30, 1944, Hansville, Wash.
WAHTO, WILLIAM -- Born January 1, 1884, Finland. Died Nov. 8, 1944, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: strangulation by hanging (suicide). Husband of Lydia (age 59). Farmer. Father: Carl Wahto (b. Finland). Mother: Helena Hakkala (b. Finland). Informant: Paul J. Wahto, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Nov. 11, 1944, Poulsbo, Wash.
VANAMO, EVA MARY -- Born July 7, 1887, Finland. Died Nov. 29, 1944, Silverdale, Wash. Cause of death: nephritis; diabetes. Wife of Victor Vanamo. Father: John Pirinen (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 4, 1944, Pearson Cemetery, Pearson, Wash.
HOGLUND, MICHAEL -- Born April 3, 1870, Waasanlaani, Finland. Died Dec. 1, 1944, Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; bronchial asthma. Widower of Anna S. Construction worker. Father: John Hoglund (b. Finland). Mother: Beata Finne (b. Finland). Informant: Mary Salmonson, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Dec. 5, 1944, Port Orchard, Wash.
JOHNSON, MATILDA KATHERINE -- Born May 4, 1899, Port Angeles, Wash. Died Dec. 23, 1944, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Port Angeles, Wash. Cause of death: hypostatic pneumonia; brain tumor; coma. Widow. Father: John Thompson (b. Finland). Mother: Katherine Wahtola (b. Finland). Removal Dec. 25, 1944, to Port Angeles, Wash.

 

1945

MICKELSON, ANNIE KATHERINE -- Born January 28, 1903, Bernett, Wash. Died Jan. 4, 1945, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: septicemia; septic sore throat; tonsilitis with quincy abscess. Wife of Leder Mickelson. Father: Mike Usitalo (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Hogan (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 10, 1945, Bremerton, Wash.
ERKILE, EMIL -- Born April 26, 1879, Finland. Died Jan. 12, 1945, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: acute congestive heart failure. Single. Laborer. Father: Henry Erkile (b. Finland). Mother: Marie Huttonen (b. Finland). Informant: Carl Erkile, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Jan. 15, 1945, Poulsbo (Briedablik), Wash.
JOHNSON, JACOB -- Born July 25, 1861, Finland. Died Feb. 20, 1945, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; bronchial pneumonia. Widower. On Old-Age Assistance. Cremation Feb. 23, 1945, Bremerton, Wash.
WESTERLUND, JOHN E. -- Born August 19, 1874, Finland. Died May 7, 1945, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Eagledale, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Ida (age 65). Carpenter. Father: Erick Westerlund (b. Finland). Informant: Frans Westerlund, Port Blakely, Wash. Burial May 10, 1945, Port Blakely, Wash.
NIEMI, IDA MARIA -- Born April 8, 1891, Finland. Died Aug.14, 1945, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of Sam Niemi. Father: Gust Hanerman (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 18, 1945, Pearson, Wash.
SOSTROM, JOHN HJALMAR -- Born July 6, 1887, Bjarneborg, Finland. Died Sept. 11, 1945, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Jenny (age 56). Sailor and farmer. Father: Jacob Sostrom (b. Finland). Mother: Josephine Traskelin (b. Finland). Cremation Sept. 27, 1945, Bremerton, Wash.
JOHANSON, ANNA L. -- Born July 4, 1882, Finland. Died Nov. 30, 1945, Winslow, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of left breast with extensive metastases to liver, stomach, peritoneum and probably spine. Widow of John J. Johanson. Father: Anders Lindell (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Informant: Mildred Eliason, Winslow, Wash. Burial Dec. 4, 1945, Winslow, Wash.
FREDRIKSON, KATHERINE HELEN -- Born June 3, 1874, Finland. Died Dec. 7, 1945, Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: died in her sleep from apparent acute myocarditis. Wife of Jonas Fredrikson. Father: Henry Fena (b. Finland). Mother: Katherine (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 12, 1945, Retsil, Wash.
SALO, HILMA -- Born August 14, 1882, Kuopio, Finland. Died Dec. 18, 1945, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral thrombosis; chronic myocarditis. Wife of David Salo (age 69). Father: Ole Kokkonen (b. Finland). Cremation Dec. 22, 1945, Bremerton, Wash.

 

1946

SMITH, ELMA MARIA -- Born September 10, 1910, Pearson, Wash. Died Jan. 20, 1946, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of stomach. Wife of Orville M. Smith. Father: Henry John Kokko (b. Finland). Mother: Mary K. Pelkonen (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 23, 1946, Pearson, Wash.
TORNENSIS, MARIE GRETE -- Born June 6, 1866, Finland. Died Jan. 28, 1946, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocardial failure. Widow. Father: Solmon Nekkela (b. Finland). Mother: Inga Hatta (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 31, 1946, Poulsbo, Wash.
HENTILA, VICTOR -- Born Novemer 1, 1874, Finland. Died March 10, 1946, Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral thrombosis; coronary sclerosis. Husband of Selma (age 50). Farmer. Father: Hentila (b. Finland). Mother: Wilhelmina (b. Finland). Burial March 16, 1946, Port Orchard, Wash.
ELMEN, AMALIA -- Born November 30, 1867, Finland. Died March 15, 1946, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: apparent heart attack; found dead in home. Widow. Informant: Walter F. Elmen, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial March 20, 1946, Vinland Cemetery, Poulsbo, Wash.
OJA, JOHN -- Born December 23, 1871, Finland. Died Apr. 19, 1946, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; prostatic hypoplasia. Single. Retired farmer. Cremation Apr. 23, 1946, Bremerton, Wash.
KERANEN, ANDREW -- Born April 17, 1886, Suomussalmi, Finland. Died Apr. 30, 1946, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Husband of Vendla. Farmer. Father: Johan Keranen (b. Finland). Mother: Lissa (b. Finland). Burial May 3, 1946, Poulsbo, Wash.
LACOFF, ELIZABETH -- Age 72, born in Finland. Died June 7, 1946, Harrison Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; hypertension. Widow. Burial June 11, 1946, Ivy Green Cemetery, Bremerton, Wash.
KARI, JENNY IRENE -- Born December 24, 1890, Finland. Died July 27, 1946, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; hypertension. Wife of Isaac Kari (age 61). Father: Victor Isomaki (b. Finland). Mother: Willimina Sandla (b. Finland). Burial July 31, 1946, Poulsbo, Wash.
VAUGHN, AMANDA JOSEPHINE -- Born May 19, 1896, Port Orchard, Wash. Died Aug. 27, 1946, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Wife of Edison T. Vaughn. Father: John Stone (b. Finland). Mother: Emma Rosenander (b. Sweden). Burial Aug. 31, 1946, Port Orchard, Wash.
KESTI, JOHN -- Born February 3, 1883, Finland. Died Sept. 28, 1946, Kitsap County Hospital, Port Orchard, Wash. Usual residence Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis, far advanced. Widower. Caretaker. Father: Tom Kesti (b. Finland). Mother: Leda (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 3, 1946, Bremerton, Wash.
KALLIO, DAVID ALLEN -- Born and died October 14, 1946, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: prematurity. Father: Si A. Kallio (b. Wilkeson, Wash.). Mother: Esther R. Malen (b. Poulsbo, Wash.). Cremation Oct. 19, 1946, Bremerton, Wash.
JOHNSON, ELINA EDLA -- Born October 14, 1866, Finland. Died Nov. 2, 1946, Bremerton, Wash. Cause of death: found dead in her cottage; died apparently of effects of cold. Widow. Father: Peter Bergland (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 6, 1946, Bremerton, Wash.
MOILANEN, ANNA -- Born June 6, 1882, Finland. Died Nov. 9, 1946, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Port Orchard, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy (cerebral hemorrhage). Wife of John Moilanen. Father: Willilampa (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. R.L. Early, Port Orchard, Wash. Burial Nov. 14, 1946, Port Orchard, Wash.
USITALO, MIKE -- Born January 3, 1860, Finland. Died Nov. 24, 1946, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; rheumatic heart disease; lobar pneumonia. Husband of Mary. Farmer. Father: Isaac Usitalo (b. Finland). Mother: Susna (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 27, 1946, Bremerton, Wash.
TOLONEN, MATTI -- Born September 22, 1869, Tervola, Finland. Died Dec. 29, 1946, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: probably coronary occlusion. Husband of Maria. Retired farmer. Burial Jan. 3, 1947, Poulsbo, Wash.

 

1947

MAKI, EMIL -- Born December 9, 1884, Finland. Died Apr. 7, 1947, Roosevelt Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of left lung. Husband of Johanna (age 58). Farmer. Father: Joseph Maki (b. Finland). Mother: Reega Santa (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 12, 1947, Bremerton, Wash.
LAMPI, SAULIS -- Born February 8, 1868, Finland. Died Apr. 24, 1947, Harrison Hospital, Bremerton, Wash. Usual residence Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; chronic nephritis. Widower. Farmer. Burial Apr. 28, 1947, Poulsbo, Wash.
ENQUIST, K. AXEL -- Born August 28, 1882, Marichamn, Finland. Died May 4, 1947, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Alma (age 50). Carpenter. Father: Caloudus Enquist (b. Kumlingen, Finland). Informant: Felix Enquist, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial May 10, 1947, Bremerton, Wash.
LINDROOS, CARL ARTHUR -- Born May 24, 1878, Finland. Died June 13, 1947, Washington Veterans' Hospital, Retsil, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; arteriosclerosis. Widower. Retired war veteran, logger and ship carpenter. Father: John Lindroos (b. Finland). Mother: Charlotte Lundeen (b. Finland). Burial June 17, 1947, Washington Veterans' Home, Retsil, Wash.
KALLIO, JOHN -- Born November 20, 1874, Finland. Died Aug. 3, 1947, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cirrhosis of liver. Widower of Maria. Logger. Father: Matt Kallio (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Heikkela (b. Finland). Informant: Eino J. Kallio, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Aug. 6, 1947, Mountain View Cemetery, Poulsbo, Wash.
HAHTO, BEN H. -- Born February 2, 1880, Hailyodon, Finland. Died Nov. 25, 1947, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach with metastasis. Husband of Mary (age 67). Farmer. Mother: Mary Ranta (b. Finland). Informant: Emil Hahto, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Nov. 29, 1947, Bremerton, Wash.
JOHNSON, SUSANNA -- Born August 21, 1874, Ilmajoki, Finland. Died Dec. 21, 1947, Poulsbo, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; arteriosclerosis. Wife of Frank Johnson (age 81). Father: John Tuominieme (b. Finland). Informant: Matt Kainolainen, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial Dec. 27, 1947, Bremerton, Wash.

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