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


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


[1907 - 1918] [1919 - 1929] [1930 - 1939] [1940 - 1947]


1919

WINSBERG, CHARLEY W. -- Born July 12, 1882, Wellington, Michigan. Died Jan. 6, 1919, Morton, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia following influenza. Husband of Louise. Merchant, general merchandise. Father: John Winsberg. Mother: Mary. Informant: John A. Winsberg, Kent, Wash. Burial Jan. 8, 1919, Morton, Wash.
MARTIN, JOHN E. -- Age 25, born in Finland. Died Jan. 12, 1919, Employees Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia following influenza. Single. Logger (bucker). Father: E. Martin. Mother: Enoholm. Informant: E. Johnson, Elma, Wash. Burial Jan. 19, 1919, Hoquiam, Wash.
GUNELL, JOHN -- Age 48, born in Finland September 10. Died March 16, 1919, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of liver. Married. Miner, farmer. Father: Elias Gunell. Burial March 20, 1919, Winlock, Wash.
PIESKI, ONNI -- Age 34, born in Finland. Died Apr. 14, 1919, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: shock following accident; right limb crushed by (?). Single. Miner, metal. Informant: Toivo Suliin, Astoria, Ore. Burial Apr. 21, 1919, Mt. View Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
LYLY, IDA INKER -- Born February 19, 1916, Stackit, Montana. Died June 15, 1919, Toledo, Wash. Cause of death: gastro-enteritis. Father: John Lyly. Mother: Ida Sarimaki. Burial June 16, 1919, Toledo, Wash.

 

1920

BENSON, CHARLES -- Born March 7, 1877, Finland. Died Jan. 7, 1920, Lewis Co., Wash. Cause of death: paresis. Husband of Martha. Logger, woods. Father: Olaf Benson. Mother: Hilda Finstad. Usual residence Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Jan. 10, 1920, Hoquiam, Wash.
HIRVI, OSCAR -- Age 37, born (June 4) in Finland. Died Feb. 19, 1920, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Serafiya. Miner, retired 3 1/2 years. Farming. Father: John Jacob Hirvi. Informant: M.E. Lahti. Burial Feb. 22, 1920, Vader, Wash.
BUURI, GERTRUDE ELVIRA -- Born May 11, 1903, C___ City, South Dakota. Died Apr. 21, 1920, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; influenza. School girl. Father: Henry Buuri. Mother: Margerita Pintamo. Burial Apr. 25, 1920, Winlock, Wash.
SEPPOLA, SIMO -- Born May 10, 1914, Winlock, Wash. Died May 4, 1920, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral meningitis. Father: Thomas Seppola. Mother: Hilda Bulkkinen (b. Red Lodge, Mont.). Burial May 9, 1920, Winlock, Wash.
KAHTANEN, HILDAH -- Born October 20, 1871, Finland. Died Aug. 1, 1920, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: dilatation of heart; exopthalmic goiter. Wife of Felix Kahtonen. Father: John Ruikka. Burial Aug. 4, 1920, Winlock, Wash.
PETERSON, ERICK -- Born June 6, 1843, Finland. Died May 26, 1920, St. Helens Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: hemorrhage of bowel; duodenal ulcer. Husband of Mary. Farmer. Father: Erick Sappiney. Informant: William Peterson, Eagleton, Wash. Burial May 28, 1920, IOOF Cemetery, Chehalis, Wash.
TORKKO, JOHN ARTHUR -- Born June 10, 1906, Alberta, Canada. Died Sept. 25, 1920, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: accidentally shot himself. School boy. Father: Jacob Torkko. Mother: Elizabeth Jussila. Informant: Mats. Torkko, Winlock, Wash. Burial Sept. 28, 1920, Winlock, Wash.
LATUNEN, MATTI -- Born September 25, 1880, Finland. Died Oct. 6, 1920, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Hanna. Farmer on rented farm. Father: Juha Latunen. Mother: Hanna Ruona. Informant: Mrs. Hilja L. Hava, Winlock, Wash. Burial Oct. 10, 1920, Winlock, Wash.
AHONEN, JACOB -- Born June 29, 1885, Finland. Died Nov. 29, 1920, Toledo, Wash. Cause of death: probably due to tuberculosis in lungs. Husband of Aliina. Carpenter, farmer. Father: Mike Ahonen. Burial Dec. 2, 1920, Toledo, Wash.
HILL, JOHN JR. -- Born December 24, 1920, Castle Rock, Wash. Died Dec. 26, 1920, Toledo, Wash. Cause of death: atelectasis; very sudden death; no symptoms except general malnutrition. Father: John Hill Sr. Mother: Elma Johnson. Burial Dec. 27, 1920, Toledo, Wash.

 

1921

HOGLUND, EDLA JOHANNA -- Born October 16, 1845, Finland. Died Apr. 7, 1921, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: acute pulmonary tuberculosis, secondary to influenza; acute myocarditis. Wife of Fred Hoglund. Father: John Bergstrom. Burial Apr. 10, 1921, Winlock, Wash.
HERTTUA, HERMAN -- Age 61, born (July 9) in Finland. Died Oct. 20, 1921, Bend Precinct, Wash. Cause of death: probably heart disease; had historyof repeated attacks. Husband of Lizzie. Miner, farming. Father: Isaac Herttua. Mother: Lizzie Renko. Usual residence Castle Rock, Wash. Burial Oct. 23, 1921, Winlock, Wash.
RAISANEN, MARIA KRISTINA -- Born March 1, 1843, Finland. Died Nov. 18, 1921, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: chronic gastritis; mitral insufficiency. Widow. Father: Adam Hajanen. Informant: Onni Raisanen, Custis, Wash. Burial Nov. 22, 1921, Winlock, Wash.
JOHNSON, ALEX -- Born October 9, 1868, Finland. Died Dec. 15, 1921, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: mitral insufficiency. Husband of Fiina. Laborer in mine, farming. Father: John Johnson. Informant: Henry Sarvala, Winlock, Wash. Burial Dec. 18, 1921, Winlock, Wash.
KENTALA, EINO -- Born August 11, 1903, Astoria, Oregon. Died Dec. 15, 1921, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: accidentally struck on back by a log; shock. Single. Father: Iver Kentala. Mother: Helga. Burial Dec. 18, 1921, Independence, Wash.

 

1922

BACKMAN, WERNER ALEX. -- Born March 20, 1876, Wasa, Finland. Died Feb. 4, 1922, near Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of liver. Husband of Marie E. Farmer. Father: August Backman. Mother: Maria Boyd (b. Wasa, Finland). Burial Feb. 7, 1922, Winlock, Wash.
MARSYLA, WALFRED H. -- Born March 17, 1899, Red Lodge, Montana. Died Feb. 7, 1922, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: skull crushed by cable while working in logging camp. Single. Rigging slinger, Union Lumber Co. Father: Matt L. Marsyla. Informant: Waino Marsyla, Winlock, Wash. Burial Feb. 9, 1922, Winlock, Wash.
NELSON, FANNIE -- Born December 12, 1894, Finland. Died Feb. 12, 1922, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: influenza. Wife of Herbert Nelson. Father: William Mattila. Burial Feb. 14, 1922, Aberdeen, Wash.
ANDERSON, A. GUST -- Born November 4, 1869, Finland. Died Apr. 15, 1922, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: suicide; gunshot in head. Husband of Hilda L. Farmer. Burial Apr. 17, 1922, Vader, Wash.
ANDERSON, HILDA L. -- Born March 12, 1879, Finland. Died Apr. 15, 1922, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: homicide; throat cut and right jugular vein severed by razor (by A.G. Anderson). Wife of A.G. Anderson. Father: Andrew Koski. Informant: Hilda Anderson (Jr.), Vader, Wash. Burial Apr. 17, 1922, Vader, Wash.
RITARI, EINO JOHN -- Born September 13, 1903, Conneaut, Ohio. Died May 4, 1922, Kennicott Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: appendicitis; lobar pneumonia. High school student. Father: Herman Ritari. Mother: Matilda Saari. Burial May 7, 1922, Toledo, Wash.
ANDERSON, JOHN -- Born September 15, 1867, Finland. Died June 6, 1922, 2 miles north of Vader, Wash. Cause of death: accidentally drowned. Widowed. Carpenter, farming. Father: John Anderson. Informant: O.J. Anderson, Winlock, Wash. Burial at Winlock, Wash.
JOHNSON, MATT -- Born May 12, 1890, Wyoming. Died June 16, 1922, St. Helens Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound of back (accidental); tetanus. Husband of Emma. Farmer. Father: Jacob Johnson. Mother: Justina Palo. Informant: John Johnson, Independence, Wash. Burial June 18, 1922, Finn Hill Cemetery.
KARKKAINEN, JOHN HENRY -- Born August 15, 1907, Aberdeen, Wash. Died July 10, 1922, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: acute dilatation of heart. School boy. Father: Steve Karkkainen. Mother: Mary Saari. Burial July 12, 1922, Winlock, Wash.
JACOBSON, FRED -- Age 35, born in Finland. Died Aug. 21, 1922, Scace Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: gastric carcinoma. Single. Logger, Simpson Camp #7. Father: Charles Jacobson. Mother: Mary. Informant: Gust Backland, Olympia, Wash. Removal Aug. 21, 1922, to Olympia, Wash.
LUOMA, KATARIINA -- Born February 15, 1847, Finland. Died Oct. 10, 1922, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: cirrhosis of liver. Widow. Informant: John Jacobson, Winlock, Wash. Burial Oct. 12, 1922, Winlock, Wash.
ERICKSON, HILMA -- Born 1870, Selnis, Sweden. Died Nov. 21, 1922, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death; carcinoma of breast; metastasis. Wife of Oscar Erickson. Father: Isaac Haapalahti (b. Sweden). Mother: Maria Heikka (b. Finland). Removal Nov. 21, 1922, to Buckley, Wash.
KOHTALA, MATT -- Born April 24, 1860, Finland. Died Nov. 24, 1926, Lincoln Creek, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Susana. Rancher. Father: Matt Kohtala. Mother: Helvi Krooka. Burial Nov. 26, 1922, Mt. View Park, Centralia, Wash.
NELSON, MARY -- Born October 22, 1845, Finland. Died Nov. 26, 1922, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy. Widow. Father: John Mullo. Informant: F.O. Nelson, Centralia, Wash. Burial Nov. 29, 1922, Independence, Wash.

 

1923

BUURI, HENRY -- Born March 22, 1871, Finland. Died Jan. 29, 1923, Scace Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: stomach cancer. Husband of Maggie. Farmer. Father: John Buuri. Mother: Sophia Puranen. Informant: Henry A. Buuri, Winlock, Wash. Burial Feb. 1, 1923, Winlock, Wash.
OJA, ELLIS -- Born Dec. 26, 1921, Winlock, Wash. Died Feb. 7, 1923, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral meningitis. Father: Otto Oja. Mother: Linna Lauda (b. Wyoming). Burial Feb. 10, 1923, Winlock, Wash.
FORS, HILDA -- Born December 11, 1890, Finland. Died Feb. 25, 1923, Scace Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: encephalitis. Wife of Alfred Fors. Usual residence Independence, Wash. Father: Carl Backland. Mother: Matilda. Burial March 4, 1923, Sticklin Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
NISULA, WILHO WALTER -- Born October 5, 1908, Winlock, Wash. Burial March 5, 1923, near Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: diabetes mellitus. School boy. Father: Gust Nisula. Mother: Kattie Uitto. Burial March 8, 1923, Winlock, Wash.
OJA, ATTERMAN -- Born September 15, 1884, Finland. Died March 16, 1923, Lee A. Scace Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Married. Logger, H.H. Martin Lumber Co. Burial March 26, 1923, Sticklin Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
KLANKKI, MIKE -- Born February 13, 1876, Finland. Died Apr. 20, 1923, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: valvular heart disease. Married. Coal miner. Father: Jack Klankki. Mother: Anna Nissila. Informant: Jack Klankki, Centralia, Wash. Burial Apr. 23, 1923, Mt. View Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
KANGAS, MATT -- Born October 27, 1855, Finland. Died May 30, 1923, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: acute dilitation of heart; died in auto; reported to have had "heart trouble" several years. Husband of Annie. Farmer. Father: Jacob Luakso. Informant: Francis Kangas, Independence, Wash. Burial June 3, 1923, Independence, Wash.
BACKMAN, MARIA -- Born September 2, 1844, Wasa, Finland. Died May 13, 1923, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis. Widow. Father: J.D. Boyd (b. Finland). Informant: C.O. Backman, Winlock, Wash. Burial May 15, 1923, Winlock, Wash.
NIKULA, CHARLES WILLIAM -- Born August 16, 1905, Aberdeen, Wash. Died July 1, 1923, near Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. School boy. Father: Charles Nikula. Mother: Hustra Lystman. Burial July 3, 1923, Winlock, Wash.
KOSKI, MATHEW -- Born July 15, 1875, Finland. Died Sept. 2, 1923, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: acute appendicitis. Husband of Annie. Farmer. Father: Matt Koski. Mother: Susana. Informant: Henry Koski, Winlock, Wash. Burial Sept. 5, 1923, Winlock, Wash.
OGA, LINA -- Born July 2, 1892, Finland. Died Oct. 24, 1923, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: self-inflicted wound; perforation of perineum. Wife of Otto Oga. Father: Sam Oikari. Burial Oct. 28, 1923, Winlock, Wash.
MATTSON, WILLIAM -- Born November 11, 1894, Finland. Died Nov. 18, 1923, St. Luke Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: compound fracture of skull. Husband of Lena. Logger, National Lumber Co. Father: Matt Mattson. Mother: Hannah Rusk. Informant: I. Wilson, Eidonville, Wash. Burial Nov. 22, 1923, Fords Prairie Cemetery.

1924

OSWALD, OSCAR -- Born January 6, 1881, Finland. Died Feb. 14, 1924, St. Helens Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia due to drinking moonshine and sleeping out. Single. Logger. Father: Victor Oswald. Informant: Victor Richards, Centralia, Wash. Burial Feb. 20, 1924, Greenwood Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
LUOMA, ISAAC -- Born 1878 in Finland. Died Feb. 24, 1924, Morton, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; cirrhosis of liver. Single. Coal miner, Divide Coal Co. Burial March 1, 1924, Seattle, Wash.
KOSKI, HENRY -- Born March 7, 1861, Finland. Died May 1, 1924, Centralia General Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: intestinal paralysis. Husband of Matilda. Farmer. Father: Erick Koski. Mother: Katty Pakala. Burial May 4, 1924, Winlock, Wash.
KANGAS, OSCAR -- Born May 8, 1882, Finland. Died May 8, 1924, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: dementia paralytica. Widower. Mill hand; invalid for 7 years. Father: Sanders Kangas. Mother: Mary Usitalo. Informant: Edw. Kari, Winlock, Wash. Burial May 11, 1924, Winlock, Wash.
ERICKSON, JOHN -- Born July 1, 1891, Finland. Died Aug. 2, 1924, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Single. Laborer. Father: John Erickson. Informant: A. Nordquist, Winlock, Wash. Burial Aug. 5, 1924, Winlock, Wash.
JOHNSON, BEN -- Born August 5, 1880, Finland. Died Aug. 9, 1924, St. Helens Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: general peritonitis following appendicitis. Single. Farm labor for Mrs. A. Lindquist, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Aug. 12, 1924, Winlock, Wash.
ALLARD, ABRAHAM -- Born February 18, 1865, Finland. Died Oct. 31, 1924, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Hilda E. Copper miner. Father: A. Allard. Burial Nov. 2, 1924, Vader, Wash.
RANTALA, AINO PAULINE -- Born October 18, 1917, Astoria, Oregon. Died Nov. 3, 1924, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: septicemia following scarlet fever. School girl. Father: Sakri Rantala. Mother: Mary Riipinen. Burial Nov. 5, 1924, Vader, Wash.
MANSIKKA, ISAAC -- Born June 15, 1868, Finland. Died Nov. 15, 1924, near Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Mary. Blacksmith. Father: Isaac Mansikka. Informant: John Mansikka, Stockett, Montana. Burial Nov. 18, 1924, Winlock, Wash.

 

1925

LENGREN, MICHAEL -- Born January 10, 1864, Finland. Died Jan. 21, 1925, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Husband of Marie. Coal miner. Father: Michael Lengren. Burial Jan. 24, 1925, Winlock, Wash.
SCHWARTZ, LEMBIE -- Born January 22, 1902, Carbonado, Wash. Died March 29, 1925, St. Helens Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: gangrene and ruptured appendix. Wife of William Schwartz. Father: Nick Karvia. Burial March 31, 1925, Mt. View Cemetery, Chehalis, Wash.
MAKI, AMANDA -- Born December 4, 1879, Finland. Died May 2, 1925, St. Helens Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: acute dilatation of heart following operation; gangrenous appendix. Wife of Nick Maki. Father: Ed Rannanjarvi. Mother: Mary Koski. Burial May 5, 1925, Winlock, Wash.
MARSYLA, MATT -- Born February 24, 1873, Finland. Died May 15, 1925, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound of abdomen; homicidal. Husband of Mae. Farmer. Father: Leander Marsyla. Informant: Weino Marsyla, Winlock, Wash. Burial May 19, 1925, Winlock, Wash.
KOIVUNEN, SAMUEL -- Born August 25, 1865, Finland. Died May 30, 1935, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Susanna. Miner, farmer. Father: Isaac Koivunen. Mother: Helen Helberg. Burial June 2, 1925, Vader, Wash.
NELSON, FRANCIS HAROLD -- Born September 12, 1912, Centralia, Wash. Died July 11, 1925, St. Luke's Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: infantile paralysis, encephalitic type. Student. Father: F.O. Nelson. Mother: Mary Berg. Burial July 14, 1925, Mt. View Burial Park, Centralia, Wash.
FILPPULA, HERMAN -- Born January 10, 1894, Finland. Died July14, 1925, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound to heart; suicide. Single. House painter. Father: Herman Filppula. Mother: Hetvick Tolvittie. Informant: Eila Hill, Seattle, Wash. Burial July 11, 1925,Winlock, Wash.
HAVILA, WAINO FILER -- Born January 14, 1900, Finland. Died July 20, 1925, near Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound of head; suicide. Single. Farming. Father: Matt Havila. Mother: Filma Eskola. Informant: Yalmer Havila, Winlock, Wash. Burial July 22, 1925, Winlock, Wash.
GRANROTH, SAIMA MIRIAM -- Born January 18, 1905, Calumet, Michigan. Died Sept. 25, 1925, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: meningitis pneumococci infection. Laundry girl. Father: John Granroth. Mother: Mary Riikonen. Burial Sept. 27, 1925, Winlock, Wash.
NORDLING, ARTHUR -- Age 65, born in Finland. Died Nov. 8, 1925, Lewis County Farm, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; interstitial nephritis. Single. Laborer. Burial in IOOF Cemetery, Chehalis, Wash.
PAKKALA, GEORGE -- Born September 23, 1902, Carbonado, Wash. Died Dec. 23, 1925, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Truck driver. Father: Arvid Pakkala. Mother: Louise Niemela. Burial Dec. 27, 1925, Winlock, Wash.

 

1926

KORPI, ARTHUR EVERETT -- Born January 11, 1910, Winlock, Wash. Died Apr. 26, 1926, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: cerebro-spinal meningitis. Father: Jacob Korpi (b. Oulu, Finland). Mother: Hilda Murto(b. Oulu, Finland). Burial Apr. 29, 1926, Winlock, Wash.
PAKKALA, CARL ARVID -- Born May 22, 1904, Winlock, Wash. Died May 11, 1926, near Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Father: Arvid Pakkala. Mother: Louise Niemela. Burial May 15, 1926, Winlock, Wash.
JOHANSON, K. MARY -- Born November 1, 1852, Finland. Died June 13, 1926,
Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: appendicitis; obstruction of bowel; generalized peritonitis. Widow. Father: A. Pelto. Mother: Hurd. Informant: Mrs. Eula Johanson, Centralia, Wash. (No burial data given.)
TURULA, ANDREW EDWARD -- Born July 3, 1888, Rock Springs, Wyoming. Died Sept. 6, 1926, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: staphylococcus septicemia. Single. Warehouse foreman, Wash. Co. Egg Assn. Father: Elias Turula. Mother: Otelia Ruskin. Burial Sept. 10, 1926, Winlock, Wash.
CARLSON, VIOLA -- Born January 13, 1913, Roundup, Montana. Died Oct. 29, 1926, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: recurrent attack of acute articular rheumatism; chronic myocarditis. School girl. Father: Charles Carlson. Mother: Hilda Verranen. Informant: Eino Raiha, Winlock, Wash. (No burial data given.)
NYGARD, ARNE LEANDER -- Born February 28, 1924, Rochester, Wash. Died Dec. 16, 1926, General Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: interosusception of bowels. Father: Victor Nygard. Mother: Elvira Lundqvist. Burial Dec. 19, 1926, Sticklin Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.

 

1927

PAKKALA, LEO O. -- Born February 18, 1910, Winlock, Wash. Died Jan. 15, 1927, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. School boy. Father: Arvid Pakkala. Mother: Louise Niemela. Burial Jan. 18, 1927, Winlock, Wash.
KLEM, JOHN -- Born February 12, 1881, Finland. Died Feb 14, 1927, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot suicide; probably due to anxiety over auto accident to himself and others the previous day. Husband of Ida. Poultryman. Father: Mike Klem. Mother: Mary. Burial Feb. 18, 1927, Vader, Wash.
HEIKKILA, THEODORE ISAAC -- Born November 15, 1907, Independence, Wash. Died March 27, 1927, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Father: Victor Heikkila. Mother: Ida Huuki. Burial March 30, 1927, Independence, Wash.
MATTSON, HILDA KOSKI -- Born March 6, 1891, Finland. Died Apr. 16, 1927, St. Helens Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: shock following prolonged instrumental delivery; deformed uterus. Wife of Fred Mattson. Father: Henry Koski. Mother: Matilda Salmela. Burial Apr. 19, 1927, Winlock, Wash.
TALSO, MARIA -- Born October 20, 1853, Finland. Died May 29, 1927, Galvin, Wash. Cause of death: diabetes melitis. Wife of John Talso. Father: Gust Kallio. Informant: Gus Hakola, Galvin, Wash. Burial June 1, 1927, Independence, Wash.
MARSYLA, MARIA -- Born September 15, 1869, Finland. Died July 18, 1927, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Widow. Informant: Waino Marsyla, Winlock, Wash. Burial July 27, 1927, Winlock, Wash.
HAVILA, YALMAR -- Age 29 yrs. 2 mos, 4 days (b. Oct. 2), Finland. Died July 29, 1927, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: suicide; shot in head by .32 revolver. Single. Farmer. Father: Matt Havila. Mother: Tino Escola. Informant: Matt Havila, Winlock, Wash. Burial Aug. 3, 1927, Winlock, Wash.
KOLEHMANEN, ARNE -- Born July 6, 1897, Finland. Died June 30, 1927, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Hulda. Poultryman. Father: John Kolehmanen. Mother: Fredrica Lamsa. Burial July 3, 1927, Winlock, Wash.
MANBERG, VERNA -- Born December 21, 1914, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Aug. 3, 1927, St. Luke's Hospital, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: generalized peritonitis following ruptured appendix. Student. Father: Matt Manberg. Mother: Hilma Libesto. Usual residence Independence, Wash. Burial Aug. 6, 1927, Mt. View Park, Centralia, Wash.
MATSON, JOHN JACOB -- Born December 12, 1888, Finland. Died Sept. 30, 1927, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: accidental dynamite blast; blood loss and shock. Husband of Edla. Rancher. Usual residence at Fords Prairie. Father: John Matson. Burial Oct. 4, 1927, Mt.View Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
JOHNSON, HENRY L. -- Born October 23, 1865, Finland. Died Oct. 16, 1927, Lincoln Creek, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Maria. Rancher. Father: John Johnson. Burial Oct. 20, 1927, Independence, Wash.
LAINE, ANNIE -- Born October 26, 1879, Finland. Died Oct. 21, 1927, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Wife of David Laine. Father: Andrew Laine. Burial Oct. 25, 1927, Winlock, Wash.
HENDERSON, HENRY -- Born 1860 in Finland. Died Dec. 17, 1927, County Farm, Union, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Laborer. Burial Dec. 26, 1927, Greenwood Cemetery, Chehalis, Wash.

 

1928

GUNELL, JOHN WARNER -- Born November 3, 1905, Winlock, Wash. Died Feb. 16, 1928, St. Helens Hospital, Chehalis, Wash. Cause of death: accident; hit by log. Single. Logger. Father: John Gunell. Mother: Mary Strom. Burial Feb. 19, 1928, Winlock, Wash.
SALO, MARY -- Born August 18, 1845, Finland. Died Feb. 20, 1928, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: senile decay; paralysis. Widow. Father: Hoane. Informant: Jake O. Salo, Rochester, Wash. Burial Feb. 23, 1928, Independence, Wash.
ALLARD, HILDA EVELINE -- Born January 24, 1866, Finland. Died March 23, 1928, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of liver. Widower. Father: John Hogan. Mother: Caroline Esko. Informant: Mrs. Ida Klem, Winlock, Wash. Burial March 27, 1928, Vader, Wash.
PERTTULA, ROY CHARLES -- Born June 3, 1927, Vader, Wash. Died April 6, 1928, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: inanition, due to chronic digestive disorders. Father: Charles Perttula. Mother: Lempi Kamppila. Burial Apr. 8, 1928, Vader, Wash.
LAAKSO, PHYLLIS ROSALIE -- Born April 18, 1928, Winlock, Wash. Died Apr. 26, 1928, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: dermatitis exfoliatum bullosa (neonatorum). Father: Archie A. Laakso (b. Carbonado, Wash.). Mother: Selma Rinta (b. Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada). Burial Apr. 28, 1928, Winlock, Wash.
LUOMA, THOMAS -- Born May 3, 1889, Finland. Died Apr. 30, 1928, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: acute lobar pneumonia. Husband of Mary. Farmer. Burial May 3, 1928, Winlock, Wash.
KARKI, VILMA HELEN -- Born October 2, 1927, Vader, Wash. Died May 14, 1928, Vader, Wash. Cause of death: probably "marasmus." Father: Andrew Karki. Mother: Laina Kulmen. Burial May 16, 1928, Vader, Wash.
MORGAN, WAINO -- Born February 15, 1909, Washington. Died Aug. 23, 1928, Mayfield, Wash. Cause of death: fractured skull result of accident while loading logs at Andron Logging Co. Single. Loader. Father: Jalmer Morgan. Mother: Ragina Beck. Informant: William Morgan, Hobart, Wash. Burial Aug. 26, 1928, Renton, Wash.
JYLHA, MARIA -- Born August 3, 1869, Finland. Died Sept. 17, 1928, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy. Widow. Father: Huuki. Informant: Elmer Jylha, Rochester, Wash. Burial Sept. 20, 1928, Independence, Wash
WESTERBACK, SELMA -- Born December 21, 1880, Finland. Died Dec. 15, 1928, near Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: influenza pneumonia. Wife of Matt Westerback. Father: Maki. Informant: Ellen Mack, Winlock, Wash. Burial Dec. 20, 1928, Winlock, Wash.

 

1929

ORNI, LIZZIE -- Born November 21, 1877, Finland. Died Feb. 18, 1929, near Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Widow of Jacob Orni. Father: Jacob Tormali. Informant: Jacob Orni, Winlock, Wash. Burial Feb. 20, 1929, Winlock, Wash.
KLANKKI, WESLEY RICHARD -- Born May 26, 1928, Centralia, Wash. Died Feb. 27, 1929, Lincoln Creek, Wash. Cause of death; bronchial pneumonia; anemia. Father: J.A. Klankki. Mother: Setula (b. Montana). Burial March 2, 1929, Independence, Wash.
SUNDQUIST, IDA E. -- Born September 13, 1903, Washington. Died May 26, 1929, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: run over by train at Summa Street main line crossing; head cut off. Single. School teacher. Father: John L. Sundquist. Mother: Ida Vikstrom. Informant: John L.Sundquist, Mt. Vernon, Wash. Burial May 31, 1929, Mt. Vernon, Wash.
HAKOLA, EINAR J. -- Born November 19, 1905, Centralia, Wash. Died Nov. 1, 1929, Centralia, Wash. Cause of death: auto accident; fractured skull and chest crushed. Single. Logger. Father: G. Hakola. Mother: Maria Talso. Informant: G. Hakola, Lincoln Creek, Wash. Burial Nov. 3, 1929, Greenwood Cemetery, Centralia, Wash.
LAURY, DAVID -- Born December 30, 1873, Laitila, Finland. Died Dec. 24, 1929, Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: sudden cardiac failure. Husband of Alexandra. Farmer. Father: Juhan Lauri. Burial Dec. 29, 1929, Winlock, Wash.

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