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


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


[1907 - 1913] [1914 - 1920] [1921 - 1927] [1928 - 1934] [1935 - 1941] [1942 - 1947]


1928

GRASDAL, JOHN -- Born April 15, 1880, Finland. Died Jan. 12, 1928, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Kelso, Wash. Cause of death: organic heart disease; cardiac asthma. Single. Logger, R.H. Rose Logging Co. (No burial data given.)
MUSTONEN, INGEBORG -- Born 1886 in Finland. Died Jan. 31, 1928, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Deep River, Wash. Cause of death: exhaustion; manic-type insanity. Single. Housekeeper. (No burial data given.)
JACKSON, ANDREW -- About 45 years of age, born in Finland. Died Feb. 28, 1928, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: asphyxiation by fuel gas, suicidal or accidental. Single. Logger. Burial March 3, 1928, Pierce County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ERICKSON, ANDREW -- Born July 2, 1882 (place not cited). Died March 8, 1928, Valley Hospital, Puyallup, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; intestinal paralysis; influenza. Husband of Alma. Father: John Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). Burial March 8, 1928, Enumclaw, Wash.
FANT, CARL RUSSELL -- Born July 13, 1920, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Apr. 22, 1928, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: encephalitis. School boy. Father: Fred Fant (b. Finland). Mother: Hilda Hendrickson (b. Finland). Removal to Aberdeen, Wash.
SALINE, JOHN -- Age 63, born in Finland. Died Apr. 25, 1928, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: moist gangrene of leg caused by arterial sclerosis; myocarditis. Single. Laborer. Father: Gust Saline (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Marki (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Mandy Randal, Rainier, Wash. Burial Apr. 27, 1928, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HILLY, JOHN -- Age 67, born in Finland. Died May 11, 1928, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral arteriosclerosis; cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Miner. Father: Jack Makela (b. Finland). Mother: Lena Lyni (b. Finland). (No burial data given.)
REINIKANEN, EVA -- Age 66, born in Finland. Died June 22, 1928, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral arteriosclerosis; senile dementia. Divorced. Father: John Haymalanen (b. Finland). Mother: Sara Heranaen (b. Finland). (No burial data given.)
KLINGEBIEL, HILDA ELVEDA -- Born November 2, 1903, Washington. Died June 22, 1928, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: Lysol poisoning (suicide). Wife of Frank C. Klingebiel. Father: Erick Englund (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Beckman (b. Finland). Burial June 26, 1928, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JACKSON, ANNA -- Born September 19, 1876, Finland. Died July 17, 1928, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac exhaustion from chronic myocarditis and mitral insufficiency, and auricular fibrillation. Widow. Father: Eric Hill (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Al Hoffman, Portland, Ore. Burial July 19, 1928, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.,
ALKIO, EINO -- Born January 11, 1907, Winlock, Wash. Died July 30, 1928, Mt. View Sanitarium, Lakeview, Wash. Usual residence Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Egg-candler, Wash. Co-op Egg Assn. Father: Abs Alkio (b. Finland). Mother: Alma Rantananm (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 1, 1928, Winlock, Wash.
DANIELSON, WALTER D. -- Born October 1892, Finland. Died Aug. 5, 1928, Mt. View Sanitarium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Seaman/deck hand. Cremation Aug. 6, 1928, Tacoma, Wash.
RAATA, LARS PETER -- Age 74, born in Finland. Died August 23, 1928, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: senile arteriosclerosis; chronic myocarditis. Widowed. Coal miner. (No burial data given.)
SALLA, WILLIAM -- Age about 65, born in Finland. Died Oct. 27, 1928, N.P. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Winlock, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma (sub-maxillary) origin lower lip with metastasis. Single. Section laborer. Informant: Mrs. Fred Johnson, Winlock, Wash. Removal to Winlock, Wash.
FREEMAN, OTTO EMIL -- Born December 10, 1864, Finland. Died Dec. 29, 1928, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of rectum. Husband of Olga M. Freeman. Baker. Father: John Freeman (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 2, 1929, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
PALO, CHARLES -- Born July 25, 1870, Finland. Died Dec. 31, 1928, South Prairie, Wash. Cause of death: Bright's disease; uremic poisoning. Husband of Ida. Mill laborer (retired). Father: John Palo (b. Finland). Mother: Lizabeth Krekila (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 6, 1929, Woodlawn Abbey, Sumner, Wash.

 

1929

WESTLUND, CHARLES -- Age 65, born in Finland. Died Jan. 2, 1929, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage and softening. Single. Laborer. Burial Jan. 5, 1929, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
JOHNSON, OLIVIA -- Born 1876, Finland. Died Jan. 7, 1929, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; dementia praecox. Wife of Herman Johnson. Father: Matt Makkonen (b. Finland). Cremation Jan. 5, 1929, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, JOHN (aka John LIND) -- Age 35, born in Finland. Died Jan. 16, 1929, Alder, Wash. Cause of death: contusion and crushed chest wall with broken ribs and punctured lungs, with intestinal hemorrhage; accident; crushed between two logs. Single. Logger, Cascade Lbr. Co. Father: John Uusitalo (b. Finland). Mother: Miss Osterlund (b. Finland). Informant: Oscar Hill, Portland, Ore. Burial Jan. 26, 1929, Eatonville Cemetery, Eatonville, Wash.
SAMUELSON, TOM -- Born 1874, Finland. Died Jan. 15, 1929, Pacific National Lbr. Co. camp, Pierce Co., Wash. Cause of death: sudden death due to dilated heart with mitral insufficiency. Single. Logger. Informant: Oscar Niemi, Chisholm, Minn. Burial Feb. 18, 1929, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
SIMONSON, WILLIAM -- Born October 31, 1900, Cowlitz Co., Wash. Died Feb. 14, 1929, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Kelso, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; epileptoid convulsions; dementia praecox. Single. Farmer. Father: John H. Simonson (b. Finland). Mother: Katie (b. Finland). Removal to Kelso, Wash.
HEMMING, JACOB ERICKSON -- Born March 17, 1858, Finland. Died Apr. 6, 1929, Alderton, Wash. Cause of death: angina pectoris. Husband of Josephine. Farmer. Father: Eric Hemming (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Helga Nelson. Burial Apr. 9, 1929, Bremerton, Wash.
KAARTINEN, PAAVO -- Born December 10, 1883, Finland. Died Apr. 11, 1929, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: rupture of spleen; fracture of 9, 10, 11 rib, left, and 10 right; fractured right clavicle; accident. Husband of Auli. Longshoreman, Rothchild Stevedore. Burial Apr. 16, 1929, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
WESTERLAND, CHARLES W. -- Born January 22, 1871, Pennsylvania. Died Apr. 17, 1929, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral thrombosis. Widowed. Unemployed painter. Father: Mathias E. Westerland (b. Finland). Mother: Augusta F. Rogers (b. Erdigsburg, Penn.). Burial Apr. 20, 1929, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ALLMAN, E.E. -- Born January 10, 1871, Finland. Died Apr. 23, 1929, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: septicemia with kidney retention; cancer of colon with metastasis. Husband of Katherine. Physician. Father: Frederick Allman (b. Finland). Mother: Catherine (b. Finland). Removal to Hoquiam, Wash.
NUMMELA, VICTOR -- Age 65, born in Finland. Died May 8, 1929, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Single. Laborer. Father: Aaro Nummela (b. Finland). Burial May 10, 1929, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
WIRTAMO, JOHN -- Born February 25, 1884, Finland. Died May 11, 1929, Mt. View Sanatorium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Longshoreman. Father: Wirtamo (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Hestrum (b. Finland). Burial May 18, 1929, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, WILLIAM -- Age 56, born in Finland. Died May 29, 1929, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; dementia praecox. Single. Samill hand. Burial June 3, 1929, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
SKULEY, FRANCES ELIZABETH -- Born August 20, 1907, Tacoma, Wash. Died June 24, 1929, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary stenosis; bacterial endocarditis. Student, Franklin School. Father: Philip Skuley (b. Bohemia). Mother: Edith M. Ostar (b. Finland). Burial June 27, 1929, Calvary Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, JOHN -- Born August 22, 1876, Finland. Died Sept. 3, 1929, Mtn. View Sanatorium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: acute pulmonary tuberculosis; chronic myocarditis. Single. Logger. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Louise Marens (b. Finland). Cremation Sept. 5, 1929, Tacoma, Wash.
JACOBSON, JACOB -- Born July 10, 1854, Finland. Died Sept. 17, 1929, Orting, Wash. Cause of death: chronic valvular heart disease; chronic nephritis; chronic prostatitis. Widower. Retired sailmaker. Father: Jacob Hilsinger (b. Finland). Mother: Honor Bryer (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 23, 1929, home cemetery, Orting, Wash.
JOHNSON, OTTO -- Born March 8, 1881, Finland. Died Dec. 13, 1929, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: malignant hypertension; chronic interstitial nephritis and uremia; cardiac hypertrophy with terminal insufficiency. Husband of Imbe. Woodsman (unemployed). Father: Andrew Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Martin (b. Finland). Removal to Wilkeson, Wash.

 

1930

VALLEY, JOHN -- Born December 27, 1870, Finland. Died Jan. 27, 1930, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Gig Harbor, Wash. Cause of death: perforating duodenal ulcer; chronic interstitial nephritis. Husband of Anna S. Farmer. Informant: Martha Valley, Gig Harbor, Wash. Removal to Rosedale, Wash.
ANTILLA, MARY JOHANNA -- Born March 3, 1851, Finland. Died Jan. 29, 1930, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: myocardial degeneration; arteriosclerosis; senility. Widow of Simon Antilla. Father: Ronda (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. William Donald, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Jan. 31, 1930, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ISOLA, ERIC -- Age 80, born in Finland. Died Jan. 29, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Married. Farmer. Removal to Vancouver, Wash.
CREST, WALTER CLARENCE -- Born March 25, 1919, Tacoma, Wash. Died March 7, 1930, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: abrasion of left hand; septicemia. Single. Factory worker, Mutual Fir Column Co. Father: Crest (b. Finland). Mother: Sophie (b. Finland). Burial March 10, 1930, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ISOLA, JENNIE -- Born October 25, 1881, Finland. Died Apr. 2, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Clark Co., Wash. Cause of death: cerebral arteriosclerosis; chronic myocarditis; dementia praecox. Single. Father: Eric Isola (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 4, 1930, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
LASFOLK, MARIE -- Born August 25, 1863, Finland. Died Apr. 3, 1930, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: angina pectoris. Widow of Henry Lasfolk. Father: Charles Carlson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Anna Cobb, Portland, Ore. Burial Apr. 7, 1930, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
WALL, ED. -- Age unknown, born in Finland. Died Apr. 12, 1930, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: carbon monoxide poisoning; accidental mine explosion. Widower. Miner, P.C.C. Co. Burial Apr. 16, 1930, Carbonado, Wash.
MATSON, WILLIAM -- Born June 10, 1887, Finland. Died Apr. 12, 1930, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: carbon monoxide poisoning; accidental mine explosion. Husband of Hilma. Miner, P.C.C. Co. Father: Gust Matson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. William Matson, Rock Springs, Wyo. Burial Apr. 20, 1930, Carbonado, Wash.
JOHNSON, ELSIE -- Born December 5, 1913, Washington. Died Apr. 16, 1930, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: tuberculous meningitis. Student. Father: Albert Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Erickson (b. Finland). Removal to Hoquiam, Wash.
MATSON, MATT -- Born May 30, 1869, Finland. Died June 9, 1930, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of rectum with mesenteric metastases; chronic intestinal obstruction. Husband of Josephine. Retired miner. Father: Matt Matson (b. Finland). Informant: William Matson, Tacoma, Wash. Removal to Carbonado, Wash.
KOSKI, LOUIE -- Born August 24, 1857 (location unknown). Died June 18, 1930, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: gangrene right leg due to thrombo angistis right femoral artery and chronic diffused nephritis; senility; arteriosclerosis. Single. Laborer. Father: Tony Koski (birthplace unknown). Cremation June 20, 1930, Tacoma, Wash.
PARKER, HARRY -- Age 50, born in Finland. Died June 19, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. cause of death: chronic valvular heart disease (mitral). Single. Longshoreman. Burial June 27, 1930, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
NISKA, HERMAN -- Age 77, born in Finland. Died June 19, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: senile arteriosclerosis. Single. Blacksmith. Burial June 27, 1930, institition cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
LUND, IRENE THERESA -- Born April 13, 1894, Michigan. Died June 29, 1930, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia; uterine fibroid. Wife of Axel Lund. Father: John Holmes (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah Rosengren (b. Finland). Mausoleum interment July 3, 1930, Tacoma, Wash.
WALTARI, SUSANNA -- Born September 24, 1869, Finland. Died July 14, 1930, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: Bright's disease; chronic parenchymatous nephritis. Wife of Jacob Waltari. Father: Daniel Röysköö (b. Finland). Burial July 16, 1930, Wilkeson, Wash.
KALIN, HILDA -- Born February 3, 1872, Finland. Died Aug. 24, 1930, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: diabetic coma; uremic comm.; chronic nephritis and hypertension. Wife of Frank Kalin. Burial Aug. 26, 1930, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KANTALA, HILGA -- Born 1875, Finland. Died Oct. 21, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Lewis County, Wash. Cause of death: chronic interstitial nephritis; dementia praecox. Widow of Leander Kantala. Removed to Independence, Wash.
POSTROM, JOHN DOE -- Born 1844, Finland. Died Nov. 3, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral arteriosclerosis; manic depression. Single. Laborer. Burial Nov. 7, 1930, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
PALO, HERMAN -- Born June 30, 1878, Finland. Died Nov. 13, 1930, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: paralysis agitans. Husband of Ida. Coal miner. Father: Jack Palo (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 16, 1930, K. of P. Cemetery, Wilkeson, Wash.
HEGGBLOM, ELIZABETH -- Born August 24, 1877, Finland. Died Nov. 19, 1930, Gig Harbor, Wash. Cause of death; complete obstruction of small bowel. Wife of Charles Heggblom. Father: Johnson (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 19, 1930, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KOSKI, ALEX -- Age 51, born in Finland. Died Nov. 28, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of tongue. Single. Logger. Burial Nov. 29, 1930, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
WILLIAMSON, HUGO -- Born December 13, 1896, Finland. Died Dec. 24, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; dementia praecox. Married. Laborer. Father: William Lassfolk (b. Finland). Mother: Josephine Swenss (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 30, 1930, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
JALEN, ANNIE -- Born 1884 in Finland. Died Dec. 25, 1930, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; dementia praecox. Wife of Ed. Jalen. Father: Andrew Judeman _______ (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 30, 1930, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.

 

1931

LUIKKO, HENRY -- Age 61, born in Finland. Died Jan. 1, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: senile gangrene right foot; chronic myocarditis. Husband of Josephine. Tailor. Father: Matt Luikko (b. Finland). Mother: Albertina (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 6, 1931, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
ALLIN, JOHN W. -- Born November 4, 1880, Finland. Died Jan. 31, 1931, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: suicide by inhaling illuminating gas. Husband of Briget. Painter. Burial Feb. 3, 1931, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
REED, JOHN -- Born January 26, 1876, Finland. Died Feb. 6, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral softening (from hemorrhage). Single. Sailor.
Father: Rudy Reed (b. Finland). Burial at Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
KEISKI, W.N. -- Age about 50, born in Finland. Died Feb. 15, 1931, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: acute alcoholism (denatured alcohol). Marital status not given. Logger. Cremation Feb. 18, 1931, Tacoma, Wash.
FORSTROM, MATT -- Age 73, born in Finland. Died Feb. 18, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of face. Married. Farmer. Father: Carl Forstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Anderson (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 22, 1931, Grand Mound, Wash.
OWLILA, ELMER -- Age 50, born in Finland. Died Feb. 19, 1931, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: probably advanced tuberculosis with terminal pneumonia. Logger. Informant: Capt. Osborn, Tacoma, Wash. Cremation at Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, EMIL -- Born April 29, 1881, Finland. Died Apr. 5, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Clark Co., Wash. Cause of death: general paralysis of the insane; syphilis. Single. Logger, Northern Pacific Railroad. Father: Alidias Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Hendricka (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 8, 1931, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
NELSON, WILLIAM N. -- Born September 30, 1870, Finland. Died Apr. 21, 1931, Bridges Clinic, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Milton, Wash. Cause of death: massive hemorrhage from throat; cause unknown; probably ruptured aneurism. Husband of Mary. Elevator operator, West Coast Grocery Co. Father: Nels Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 24, 1931, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
NORBECK, JOHN -- Age 41, born in Finland. Died May 13, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: general paralysis of the insane; hypostatic pneumonia. Single. Logger. Father: Daniel Norbeck (b. Finland). Burial May 16, 1931, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
STAFF, AUGUST -- Age 46 years, 8 months, 4 days; born in Finland. Died May 22, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Lewis Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; dementia praecox, paranoid type. Divorced. Laborer. Father: Johannes Staff (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Wasser (b. Finland). Burial May 20, 1931, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
JOHNSON, HENRY -- Born January 7, 1881, Finland. Died June 17, 1931, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac decompensation; secondary syphilitic myocarditis with aortic mitral insufficiency; cirrhosis of liver. Single. Logger, mill. Father: Johan Johnson (b. Finland). Cremation June 18, 1931, Tacoma, Wash.
WUOTILA, SIIRI -- Born July 19, 1907, Alaska. Died Aug. 26, 1931, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; chronic glomerulo-nephritis with hypertension and terminal uremia. Single. Father: Eli Wuotila (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Kitilla (b. Finland). Informant: Henry Wuotila, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Aug. 29, 1931, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MICHAELSON, EDWARD -- Age about 70, born in Finland. Died Aug. 27, 1931, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: asphyxiation from gas. Single. Day laborer. Informant: Mrs. Annie J. Rouseau, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Aug. 29, 1931, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, JACK -- Age 52, born in Finland. Died Aug. 28, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Widower. Laborer. Father: Herman Hendrickson (b. Finland). Mother: Lizzie Trokla (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 3, 1931, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
HARRIS, CHARLES G. -- Age 66, born in Finland. Died Sept. 4, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Single. Logger. Father: August Harju (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Rontello (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 8, 1931, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
BLOOMQUIST, SOPHIE -- Born October 18, 1872, Finland. Died Sept. 7, 1931, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: uremic coma; apoplexy and nephritis. Single. Housemaid. Father: Isaac Knutas (b. Finland). Mother: Liza Nylund (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. M. Nylander, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Sept. 10, 1931, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
SHEPARDSON, AGNES -- Born November 26, 1896, West Kelso, Wash. Died Sept. 20,. 1931, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Castle Rock, Wash. Cause of death: acute pulmonary tuberculosis, far advanced; tuberculosis of intestines, larynx. Wife of L.D. Shepardson. Father: Harry Hendrickson (b. Finland). Mother: Anne Mattson (b. Finland). Removal to Castle Rock, Wash.
ERICKSON, JUNIOR HIRAM WILBUR -- Born December 29, 1919, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Oct. 5, 1931, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: acute septic endocarditis. School boy. Father: Herman Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Wilson (b. Finland). Removal to Hoquiam, Wash.
JOHNSON, JOHN EMIL -- Born January 1881, Finland. Died Oct. 18, 1931, Melmont, Wash. Cause of death: giant powder blast, premature explosion; rock work, N.P.R.R. between Carbonado and Fairfax; body blown 400 feet; mangled. Widowed. Contractor, rock work. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Louise Sears (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 3, 1931, K. of P. Cemetery, Wilkeson, Wash.
DEVIK, RICHARD N. -- Born January 12, 1927, Tacoma, Wash. Died Oct. 30, 1931, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: gastric hemorrhage; diptheria. Father: T. Devik (b. Norway). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 31, 1931, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, SAMUEL -- Born June 7, 1906, Pennsylvania. Died Nov. 7, 1931, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: asphyxiation from fuel gas; found dead in bed with all gas jets turned on. Husband of Inez. Logger. Father: Samuel Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Hill (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Betty Carlson, Seattle, Wash. Cremation Nov. 11, 1931, Tacoma, Wash.
LAITO, EMMA -- Age 45, born in Finland. Died Dec. 4, 1931, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral apoplexy; manic depressive insanity. Married. Father: Jonas Peltoniemi (b. Finland). Mother: Johanna Nikula (b. Finland). Removal Dec. 6, 1931, to Aberdeen, Wash.
HYDINEN, MAT -- Born April 16, 1882, Finland. Died Dec. 5, 1931, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence County Farm. Cause of death: right lobar pneumonia. Single. Logger. Father: Jack Hydinen (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Dvrola (b. Finland). Cremation Dec. 5, 1931, Tacoma, Wash.
HUHTA, OSCAR -- Born July 10, 1893, Finland. Died Dec. 9, 1931, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: accidental death; cave-in in coal mine; suffocation. Husband of Helmi. Coal miner. Father: John Huhta (b. Finland). Mother: Annie (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 20, 1931, Sumner, Wash.
JOHNSON, JOHN SEMPRI -- Born October 19, 1894, Finland. Died Dec. 9, 1931, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: accidental death; cave-in in coal mine; suffocation. Husband of Elvera. Coal miner. Father: William Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Lillian Putio (b. Finland). Informant: Ed. Johnson, Deep River, Wash. Burial Dec. 20, 1931, Sumner, Wash.
OLSON, RAY -- Born March 21, 1914, Arizona. Died Dec. 20, 1931, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: meningitis due to infection from abscess on nose. Single. At home on ranch. Father: Adolph Olson (b. Sweden). Mother: Sophie Lindberg (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 23, 1931, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1932

ANDERSON, ANNA M. -- Born November 1, 1883, Finland. Died March 22, 1932, Clover Creek Sanitorium, Lakeview, Wash. Usual residence Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy; local infection (abscessed teeth); hypertension. Wife of Emil Anderson. Father: Michael Andas (b. Finland). Burial March 27, 1932, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
LAMBE, ANDREW -- Age about 35, born in Finland. Died May 25, 1932, Hollywood on Tideflats, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: intra-thoracic hemorrhage from tearing of left common carotid artery and gunshot wound through left lung, while attempting robbery. Single. Logger, logging camps. Cremation May 25, 1932, Tacoma, Wash.
LARSEN, JOHN -- Age about 63, born in Finland. Died June 9, 1932, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: congestive heart failure. Divorced. Proprietor, Del Monte Cigar Store. Burial June 13, 1932, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
PETERSON, IDA SOFIA -- Born July 18, 1890, Finland. Died June 27, 1932, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: septicemia following caesarian section; atrophy of liver. Wife of Vic Peterson. Father: Earl Hoglund (b. Finland). Burial June 29, 1932, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
RUUSKA, ANSELM -- Age 50, born Nivala, Finland. Died June 29, 1932, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; exhaustion from acute melancholia. Married. Sawmill laborer. Removal June 29, 1932, to Aberdeen, Wash.
GUSTAFSON, VICTOR -- Born November 20, 1887, Finland. Died July 20, 1932, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: compound comminuted fracture of skull and contents; rifle gunshot through head. Single. Cabinet maker. Father: August Holmgren (b. Finland). Mother: Maria Kull (b. Finland). Informant: August Gustafson, Tacoma, Wash. Burial July 23, 1932, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KANGAS, ELI -- Born December 24, 1878, Finland. Died Aug. 20, 1932, Mt. View Sanitorium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis, far advanced; tubercular enteritis. Single. Laborer. Father: Andrew Kangas (b. Finland). Mother: Minnie (b. Finland). Cremation Aug. 23, 1932, Lakeview, Wash.
KAMPY, IDA -- Age 39 years, 7 mos., 16 days; born Astoria, Ore. Died Aug. 25, 1932, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Brush Prairie, Wash. Cause of death: acute manic exhaustion from psychoses; hypostatic pneumonia. Wife of Isaac Kampy. Father: John Sakrison (b. Finland). Mother: Minnie Velma (b. Finland). Removal Aug. 25, 1932, to Vancouver, Wash.
JOHNSON, HANNAH -- Age 70, born in Finland. Died September 18, 1932, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Laundry washer. Burial Sept. 21, 1932, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
MATTSON, MARIE -- Born August 8, 1881, Finland. Died Oct. 21, 1932, Puyallup, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; chronic arteriosclerosis. Wife of Johan Mattson. Father: Storberg (b. Finland). Entombed Oct. 25, 1932, Tacoma Mausoleum, Tacoma, Wash.
WILSON, CHARLES -- Born April 11, 1877, Finland. Died Nov. 5, 1932, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac decompensation with chronic myocarditis and hypertrophy; passive congestion of liver and stomach and coronary sclerosis; nephritis; syphilis; hypertension. Husband of Bertha. Longshoreman. Father: Holstrom Wilson (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 8, 1932, New Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KING, MATT -- Age 77, born in Finland. Died Nov. 25, 1932, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Single. Laborer. Burial Nov. 30, 1932, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
KOPPE, JOHN -- Age 53, born in Finland. Died Nov. 26, 1932, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: starvation and inanition (autopsy complete did not disclose any gross pathology); necrotic teeth and pyorrhea. Single. Laborer. Father: John Koppe (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Hiltlen (b. Finland). Cremation Nov. 29, 1932, Tacoma, Wash.
FINLEY, CHARLES -- Age 64, born in Finland. Died Dec. 19, 1932, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: senile arteriosclerosis. Divorced. Logger. Father: Joseph Wallem (b. Finland). Mother: Annie Eck (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 31, 1932, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
FINNELL, EARL E. -- Born July 8, 1878, Finland. Died Dec. 24, 1932, Hollywood on Tideflats, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: compound comminuted fracture of skull with laceration of entire brain; struck by unknown hit-and-run driver of auto. Single. Employee of Federal Bakeries. Informant: Carl H. Swanstrom, Tacoma, Wash. (No burial data.)
LAKSTROM, FRED -- Age 55, born in Finland. Died Dec. 29, 1932, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Married. Miner. Father: Carl Johan ______ (b. Finland). Mother: Susan Lakstrom (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 30, 1932, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
MC NEILL, ROBERT P. -- Born January 22, 1896, Portland, Oregon. Died Dec. 30, 1932, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: acute dilatation of heart; chronic valvular heart disease. Husband of Esther. Ladle man, Griffin Foundry. Father: John McNeill (b. Portland, Ore.). Mother: Mary Evelyn (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 4, 1933, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1933

TERVO, HJALMAR -- Born May 6, 1884, Finland. Died Jan. 18, 1933, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: advanced carcinoma of stomach with secondary gastro-coli fistula; secondary anemia; starvation; inanition. Single. Laborer. Father: Jack Tervo. Cremation Jan. 21, 1933, Tacoma, Wash.
RANDA, CHARLES -- Born 1878 in Finland. Died March 14, 1933, Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: suicide; despondent; stomach trouble; and no work for three years; cut left exterior jugular and severed trachea with razor. Widower of Mary. Coal miner. Informant: Hans Randa (son), Buckley, Wash. Burial in Buckley, Wash.
SODERMAN, WILLIAM -- Born March 31, 1864, Finland. Died March 16, 1933, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; myocardial dilatation; hypertension; nephritis. Husband of Ida. Farmer. Father: Nicholas Soderman (b. Finland). Mother: Johanna Hyselus (b. Finland). Informant: Ida Marie Soderman, Tacoma, Wash. Burial March 20, 1933, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
GUSTAFSON, GRETA -- Born February 6, 1859, Finland. Died March 17, 1933, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: aortic stenosis; senility; arteriosclerosis. Divorced from Gustave Thompson. Father: Enrot (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Marie Lundstrom, Tacoma, Wash. Burial March 21, 1933, New Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ENQUIST, JOHN -- Age 60, born in Finland. Died March 19, 1933, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence King Co., Wash. Cause of death: carbuncles; psychosis with gross brain disease; arteriosclerosis. Married. Laborer. Father: Isaack Halvars (b. Finland). Removal March 19, 1933, to Enumclaw, Wash.
WALLIN, MARY -- Born September 5, 1860, Finland. Died March 29, 1933, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral apoplexy; arteriosclerotic hypertension. Wife of Isaac Wallin. Father: Andrew Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Burial April 1, 1933, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
NICHOLS, CARL -- Born January 16, 1908, New York Mills, Minnesota. Died Apr. 11, 1933, Mt. View Sanitorium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: far advanced pulmonary tuberculosis; tubercular enteritis; tubercular laryngitis. Single. Laborer. Father: Felix Nichols (b. Finland). Mother: Ann (b. Finland). Cremation Apr. 12, 1933, Tacoma, Wash.
JUNTTI, IDA -- Born August 15, 1872, Finland. Died May 24, 1933, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pernicious anemia. Wife of Matt Juntti. Father: Edward Eskola (b. Finland). Burial May 27, 1933, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, ALINA -- Born August 10, 1877, Finland. Died Aug. 3, 1933, Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: asthma. Widow of William Johnson. Father: Charles Salo (b. Finland). Mother: Johanna Littlekole (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Hilda Wilkeson, Carbonado, Wash. Burial Aug. 7, 1933, Buckley, Wash.
LAMMI, SAMUEL -- Born May 3, 1888, Finland. Died Aug. 13, 1933, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Mary. Butler. Father: Lammi (b. Finland). Mother: Greta Haapala (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 15, 1933, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
BORG, OSCAR -- Born November 9, 1886, Finland. Died Sept. 12, 1933, Rainier Park (38 miles east of Enumclaw), Wash. Usual residence Eagles Club, Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: yellowjacket piques on nose and neck; acute anaphylaxsis. Single. Woodsman, employed by Civilian Conservation Corps. Removal Sept. 12, 1933, to Enumclaw, Wash.
HILL, OSCAR -- Age 61, born in Finland. Died Sept. 17, 1933, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Vancouver, Wash. Cause of death: chronic pulmonary tuberculosis; cerebral arteriosclerosis. Single. Logger. Father: Hendric Hill (b. Finland). Mother: Helen (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 23, 1933, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
FAGERHOLM, SELMA -- Born March 31, 1876, Finland. Died Sept. 24, 1933, Gig Harbor, Wash. Usual residence Olalla, Wash. Cause of death: aortic insufficiency; mitral insufficiency; syphilis. Wife of Louis Fagerholm. Father: Kort (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 27, 1933, Olalla, Wash.
ALANKO, JACK -- Born May 15, 1884, Finland. Died Sept. 28, 1933, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary hemorrhage following two days of active congestion of lungs; pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Ellen. Coal miner, Wilkeson Coal & Coke Co. Father: Jack Alanko (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 1, 1933, K. of P. Cemetery, Wilkeson, Wash.
CHRISTOPHERSON, GUST -- Born May 30, 1894, Finland. Died Oct. 3, 1933, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: bilateral pulmonary tuberculosis; chronic diffuse nephritis. Single. Laborer. Father: Gust Christopherson (b. Finland). Mother: Susan (b. Finland). Cremation Oct. 4, 1933, Tacoma, Wash.
PALO, EDWIN -- Born July 2, 1905, Carbonado, Wash. Died Oct. 6, 1933, White Creek, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot through head; homicide, 30-30 rifle. Single. Father: John B. Palo (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Rautio (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 9, 1933, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ERICKSON, ISAAC -- Born July 6, 1884, Finland. Died Oct. 20, 1933, Belleview Sanitarium, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary abscess; bronchial asthma. Single. Woodsman, logging. Father: Erik Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Isaacson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Hannah Seaholm, Olympia, Wash. Removal to Olympia, Wash.
KOI, ANTI -- Age 48, born in Russia. Died Oct. 26, 1933, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic fibrous myocarditis; chronic enlarged heart; psychosis with mental deficiency. Single. Laborer, lumber industry. Father: John Korpela (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 28, 1933, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
OJALA, CHARLES -- Born August 16, 1883, Finland. Died Nov. 13, 1933, Bridge Clinic, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Raymond, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; carcinoma of rectum. Husband of Vera. Laborer, sawmill. Father: John Ojala (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Karhala (b. Norway). Informant: Fred Ojala (son), Raymond, Wash. Removal to Menlo, Wash.
NYLAND, LEE -- Born April 22, 1888, Finland. Died Dec. 12, 1933, Mt. View Sanatorium, Lakeview, Wash. Usual residence Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: far advanced tuberculosis; chronic myocarditis. Husband of Irene. Carpenter, Welsby Construction Co. Father: Gustav Nyland (b. Finland). Mother: Beate Jacobsen (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 14, 1933, New Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KORPELA, NICHOLAS JACOB -- Born July 25, 1884, South Dakota. Died Dec. 29, 1933, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Minnie. Boiler mechanic. Father: Jacob Korpela (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Sophia Annandi (b. Finland). Removal Dec. 30, 1933, to Tacoma, Wash.
NUMAN, HENRY -- Born February 17, 1866, Finland. Died Dec. 31, 1933, Pierce Co. Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of pyloris and stomach; emaciation.
Single. Laborer. Father: Carl Numan (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Corine Warry, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Jan. 4, 1934, Mt. View Burial Park, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1934

FAGERUD, CEDAR JOHN -- Born November 15, 1893, Olalla, Wash. Died Jan. 1, 1934. Veterans Adm. Facility, American Lake, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia; psychosis with multiplesclerosis. Husband of Clara. Mail carrier. Father: Victor Fagerud (b. Finland). Mother: Amanda Corte (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 4, 1934, Frayola Cemetery, Olalla, Wash.
AMANN, HILDA MARIE -- Born May 23, 1889, Norwalk, Ohio. Died Jan. 14, 1934, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: generalized paralysis. Wife of Alois Amann. Father and mother born Finland. Burial Jan. 17, 1934, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, MARY -- Born 1867 in Finland. Died Jan. 16, 1934, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic parenchymatous nephritis; uremia; psychosis with cerebral arteriosclerosis. Wife of August S. Johnson. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 18, 1934, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
LUND, THEODORE A. -- Born November 9, 1889, Duluth, Minnesota. Died Feb. 1, 1934, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence National, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary oedema; empyema; pneumonia; perforated gastric ulcer. Husband of Florence. Machinist, Pacific National Lumber Co. Father and mother born Finland. Burial Feb. 3, 1934, Mt. View Cemetery, Lakeview, Wash.
SPENCER, INA -- Born January 4, 1882, Finland. Died Feb. 16, 1934, Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: chronic nephritis; myocarditis. Wife of Jas. A. Spencer. Father: Twickela (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 17, 1934, Buckley, Wash.
ALSKOG, ALEX -- Born January 12, 1888, Finland. Died March 5, 1934, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: fracture of atlas and axis of the neck with severance of spinal cord; fractures of both legs below the knees; struck by auto. Husband of Sophia. Apartment house manager. Father: John Alskog (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Berg (b. Finland). Burial March 9, 1934, New Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
GOLDBRAND, SUSAN -- Born October 9, 1858, Finland. Died March 14, 1934, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: toxic goiter. Wife of August Goldbrand. Mother and father born in Finland. Burial March 16, 1934, Mt. View Cemetery, Lakeview, Wash.
ANDERSON, WILLIAM -- Born November 10, 1891, Finland. Died March 18, 1934, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: stab wound of left chest, self-inflicted with probable suicidal intent; pneumothorax and traumatic pneumonia; manic depression psychosis. Husband of Elvira. Farmer, small ranch. Father: Jarvela Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). Burial March 22, 1934, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
LOGAN, THOMAS -- Born June 18, 1859, Finland. Died March 27, 1934, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Anna. Coal miner. Father: Jacob Logan (b. Finland). Mother: Lissa Tontti (b. Finland). Burial March 31, 1934, New Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ELLISON, JACOB -- Age 78, born in Finland. Died Apr. 2, 1934, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: advancedd senile deterioration; generalized arteriosclerosis. Widowed. Cremation Apr. 11, 1934, Tacoma, Wash.
HUTTULA, LEONARD J. -- Born July 31, 1891, Michigan. Died May 22, 1934, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Elma, Wash. Cause of death: operative removal of left kidney May 16, 1934, having had a parenchy--tis drainage Sept. 1933; uremia. Single. Farmer. Father: Charles Huttula (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Marie Byttyla (b. Finland). Informant: Richard J. Huttula, Elma, Wash. Removal to Elma, Wash.
LIND, ISAAC -- Age 46, born in Vadso, Norway. Died June 7, 1934, Western State Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: pernicious anemia; dementia praecox. Single. Laborer. Father: Isaac Lind (b. Norway). Mother: Rosinda Kovalako (b. Finland). Burial June 12, 1934, institution cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
MATTSON, EMIL -- Age about 50, born in Finland. Died June 27, 1934, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: m---hemoglobin of blood from acute denatured alcoholism. Single. Logger. Father: Matt Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Katherine Jacobson (b. Finland). Cremation June 30, 1934, Tacoma, Wash.
HAHTO, LIINA KAROLINA -- Born December 23, 1878, Finland. Died July 24, 1934, Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Sigfred Hahto. Father: Andre Smith (b. Finland). Mother: Sanna Yroh (b. Finland). Informant: Harman Smith (brother), Buckley, Wash. Burial July 27, 1934, Sumner, Wash.
JOHNSON, ELMER -- Born April 4, 1878, Finland. Died Aug. 26, 1934, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Great Northern Freight Yards. Cause of death: sudden heart failure due to chronic myocardial degeneration with coronary lesions; malignant hypertension. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). Cremation Aug. 29, 1934, Tacoma, Wash.
MATSON, JOHN -- Born September 3, 1882, Finland. Died Sept. 7, 1934, Mt. View Sanatorium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; tuberculous enteritis. Single. Hospital orderly. Father: John Eric Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Marie (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 10, 1934, Mt. View Cemetery, Lakeview, Wash.
JOHNSON, LILLIAN -- Born April 2, 1922, Olympia, Wash. Died Oct. 30, 1934, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: hydrocephalus (internal) since birth; cyst of right cerebellum. Father: Emil Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Alma (b. Sweden). Informant: Leonard Johnson, Olympia, Wash. Removal Oct. 30, 1934, to Olympia, Wash.
NYLUND, ISAAC -- Born June 2, 1852, Finland. Died Nov. 29, 1934, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Puyallup, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of face (upper lip); senile myocardial depression; chronic bronchial asthma; prostatic hypertrophy. Husband of Mina. Carpenter. Father: Jacob Nylund (b. Finland). Mother: Lizzie Gustaf (b. Finland. Informant: Mrs. Denna Robinson, Puyallup, Wash. Burial Dec. 1, 1934, Woodinville Cemetery, Woodinville, Wash.
ARVETT, FRANK -- Born February 5, 1896, Canada. Died Dec. 2, 1934, Northern Pacific Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: coronary sclerosis; coronary occlusion. Married. Machinist helper. Father: Frank Arvett (b. Finland). Mother: Christiana Lehto (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 5, 1934, Washelli Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.

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