Death Certificates of Finns in Grays Harbor County, Washington, 1907-1947


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


[1907 - 1910] [1911 - 1914] [1915 - 1918] [1919 - 1922] [1923 - 1926] [1927 - 1930] [1931 - 1934] [1935 - 1938] [1939 - 1943] [1944 - 1947]


1931

EARL, WILLIAM -- Born about 1861 in Finland. Died about Jan. 9, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis. Laborer, logging. Cremation Jan. 14, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash.
ABRAHAMSON, ROSE -- Born February 17, 1889, Astoria, Oregon. Died Jan. 10, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: mesenteric embolism with paralytic ileus; shock. Wife of Arthur O. Abrahamson. Father: Paul Paulson. Mother: Priita Matkala. Burial Jan. 15, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KLAUS, VICTOR -- Age 44, born in Finland. Died Jan. 10, 1931, Grayland, Wash. Cause of death: drowned in Pacific Ocean. Deep sea fisherman. Cremation Jan. 16, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash.
PANTIILA, JOHN -- Born about 1889 in Finland. Died Jan. 19, 1931, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Resident of Columbia Hotel. Single. Laborer. Cremation Jan. 23, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KUUSINEN, HERMAN -- Born December 31, 1883, Finland. Died Feb. 4, 1931, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: goiter; heart failure. Husband of Emmi. Laborer, Donovan Sawmill #1. Father: Abraham Kuusinen. Mother: Hanna Hytonen. Burial Feb. 6, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
OSTERBERG, GUNNARD -- Born December 20, 1906, Tacoma, Wash. Died Feb. 21, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: tuberculosis of lungs and larynx. Divorced from Lydia Jones. Carpenter, home-building. Father: William M. Osterberg. Mother: Adela Staff. Burial Feb. 24, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JURVA, TOIVO -- Born May 1, 1874, Finland. Died March 4, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; coronary occlusion. Widower of Johanna. Offbearer, sawmill. Informant: H.A. Jurva, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial March 7, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash.
NIEMI, SANNA -- Born September 29, 1888, Finland. Died March 10, 1931, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia; influenza. Wife of Van Niemi. Father: John Airila. Burial March 15, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
CARY, EMIL -- Born February 24, 1881, Finland. Died March 24, 1931, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: accidentally caught between two logs while working in logging camp. Father: Matt Cary. Mother: Lena. Burial March 26, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RANTA, IDA -- Born June 23, 1878, Finland. Died March 30, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: general paresis. Wife of Emil Ranta. Father: Andrew Risin. Burial Apr. 2, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WIRTA, ALENA -- Age about 52, born in Finland. Died Apr. 15, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: thrombosis right coronary artery; aortitis. Wife of David Wirta. Father: John Isaacson. Burial Apr. 19, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LIUKKO, ANDREW -- Born July 25, 1874, Finland. Died Apr. 27, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; arteriosclerosis. Husband of Alina. Laborer, lumber mill. Burial Apr. 30, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, MARIA KRISTINA -- Born October 15, 1864, Finland. Died May 30, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of stomach; cardiac failure. Widow of John Hendrickson. Informant: Mrs. A.M. Arra, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial June 2, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RICHARDSON, ELSIE CECELIA -- Born August 21, 1903, Aberdeen, Wash. Died June 4, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute endocarditis associated with acute alcoholism. Divorced from Fred F. Zunke. Father: Emil Hokkanen. Mother: Cecelia Muotonen. Informant: Mrs. Arne Niemi, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial June 7, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LILLQUIST, ANDREW -- Born August 25, 1872, Finland. Died June 5, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: angina pectoris. Husband of Rosena. Laborer, Polson Lumber & Shingle yard. Father: Andrew Lillquist. Mother: Margaret Fors. Burial June 9, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash.
LAGGER, HENRY -- Born September 1861 in Finland. Died June 8, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: influenza; endocarditis. Husband of Johanna. Logger, Polson Logging Co. Father: Andrew Lagger. Mother: Johanna. Burial June 11, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KELTALA, HELMA -- Born October 31, 1874, Finland. Died July 8, 1931, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: hydroniphoresis; heart collapse. Wife of Thomas Keltala. Father: Leonard Murtala. Burial July 12, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
THORS, ISAAC -- Born October 16, 1886, Finland. Died July 15, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: suicide by hanging. Single. Logger. Father: Hendrick Thors. Mother: Susan Cares. Informant: Erick Thors, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial July 23, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash.
HEKKALA, WILLIAM -- Age 58, born in Finland. Died Aug. 1, 1931, Hoquiam General Hospital, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Clam digger. Cremation Aug. 5, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HAUTALA, JACOB -- Born September 25, 1885, Finland. Died Aug. 3, 1931, Hoquiam General Hospital, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: chronic pyonephritis, bilateral. Single. Common laborer, scaler. Father: Jacob Hautala. Cremation Aug. 7, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash.
RINTALA, MILLARD KNUTT -- Born January 15, 1909, Parlier, California. Died Aug. 8, 1931, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: fracture 2nd cervical vertebra; fell from gangplank at Shafer Mill #2, Montesano, Wash. Single. Quartermaster, S.S. Pt. Loma. Father: Knutt Rintala. Mother: Alma Kasari. Informant: Knutt Rintala, Parlier, Calif. Burial Aug. 9, 1931, Reedley, Calif.
MCKAY (WIRTA), FRANK EDWARD -- Born October 1, 1901, Finland. Died Aug. 17, 1931, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: bichloride poisoning (100 2-gr. tablets), suicide intent. Husband of Lucinda. Barber. Father: Gustav E. Wirta. Mother: Fannie Rautala. Burial Aug. 19, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KAIYALA, JACOB -- Born May 17, 1877, Finland. Died Aug. 23, 1931, Aberdeen Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Miner (copper mine, Butte, Montana, two years previously). Husband of Susana. Informant: Waldemar Kaiyala, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Aug. 28, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
GUSTAFSON, WILLIAM -- Born November 27, 1879, Finland. Died Aug. 29, 1931, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: decompensation of myocarditis. Husband of Myrtle Riley. Timber faller, logging. Father: William Gustafson. Burial Sept. 2, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, ALEX -- Born January 2, 1892, Finland. Died Sept. 2, 1931, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: accidental fall; fracture and dislocation of cerebral vertebrae with complete paralysis below shoulders. Husband of Hulda. Mill cutter, lumber mill. Father: Johnuse Sparring. Burial Sept. 6, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash.
LOUNBLAD, JOSEPHINE -- Born September 25, 1878, Finland. Died Sept. 18, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy; paralysis of lungs. Wife of Karl Lounblad. Father: Gustave Jarvinen. Burial Sept. 20, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KOSKI, FRANK -- Born February 22, 1894, Finland. Died Sept. 25, 1931, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; tuberculous laryngitis. Single. Laborer, logging. Father: Frank Koski. Burial Oct. 1, 1931, Elma, Wash.
EKLUND, JOHANNA -- Born June 1, 1862, Finland. Died Oct. 1, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Wife of Matt Eklund. Father: Matt Wester. Informant: Ernest Eklund, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Oct. 4, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash.
MATSON, JOEL -- Age abour 47, born in Finland. Died Oct. 2, 1931, Wishkah Bridge, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism many years; chronic arteriosclerosis 5 years ago; chronic myocarditis 3 years ago. Widowed. Millworker, lumber mill. Burial oct. 5, 1931, Castle Rock, Wash.
NELSON, JOHN -- Born May 19, 1877, Finland. Died Oct. 2, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; arteriosclerosis. Single. Retired Merchant Marine seaman. Burial Oct. 4, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash.
RONN, WILLIAM -- Born November 25, 1882, Finland. Died Oct. 3, 1931, near Grayland, Wash. Cause of death: suicide; strangulation by rope. Had dementia praecox 5 years. Single. Laborer, mill worker. Former inmate at Steilacoom. Mother: Janik Sands. Informant: Mrs. Ina Luomo, Tacoma, Wash. Cremation Oct. 9, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
PESONEN, ISAAC -- Born December 23, 18__, Lulu, Finland. Died Oct. 10, 1931, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Elina. Laborer, lumber yard. Father: Paul Pesonen. Mother: Mary Niemi. Burial Oct. 13, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash.
KULMA, OSCAR -- Age 41, born in Finland. Died Oct. 24, 1931, Hoquiam General Hospital, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: chronic Brights disease. Single. Longshoreman. Cremation Oct. 29, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NIEMI, LYYLI MATHILDA -- Born December 18, 1889, Finland. Died Oct. 25, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: anemic endocarditis; embolus. Wife of August Niemi. Father: Adam Kruskob. Burial Oct. 28, 1931, Hoquiam Cemetery, Hoquiam, Wash.
RAINI, AUGUST WALTER -- Born May 7, 1890, Finland. Died Nov. 17, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: uremia; polycystic kidney. Husband of Hannah. Restaurant proprietor. Fatehr: Frederick Raini. Burial Nov. 22, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HEDMAN, ANNA ALENA -- Born September 6, 1906, Colorado. Died Dec. 9, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; tubercular peritonitis. Wife of Ernest Hedman. Father: Matt Johnson. Mother: Anna. Burial Dec. 13, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MOLINE (MOHLINE), MARIA -- Born September 18, 1885, Finland. Died Dec. 10, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: nephritis; cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Carl J. Moline. Father: Tom Kronlof. Mother: Biata Autbrams. Burial Dec. 13, 1931, Hoquiam, Wash.
MANTTARI, KATHERINE MARIE -- Born August 2, 1895, Finland. Died Dec. 27, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: encephalitis. Wife of Otto Manttari. Father: John Juuro. Burial Dec. 30, 1931, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LINDHOLM, CHARLES -- Age 68, born about 1853 in Finland. Died Dec. 29, 1931, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of bowel. Stevedore. Burial Jan. 5, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.

 

1932

SALO, CARL -- Age about 60, born about 1872 in Finland. Died Feb. 3, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of sigmoid. Common laborer. Burial Feb. 11, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LETHO, ARTHUR -- Born December 1, 1912, Winlock, Wash. Died Feb. 6, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute appendicitis; peritonitis. Single. Motorcycle driver, package delivery. Father: Gust A. Letho. Mother: Josephine Tapinen. Burial Feb. 9, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RIMPILA, OTTO A. -- Born January 15, 1883, Finland. Died March 3, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; angina pectoris. Husband of Alma. Lumber inspector. Father: Simon Rimpila. Mother: Jorgenson. Informant: Lauri Rimpila, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial March 6, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WESTERHOLM, LAINA L. -- Born December 24, 1891, Finland. Died March 7, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Theodore L. Westerholm. Father: John Palsa. Mother: Johanna Majander. Burial March 10, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
BEROLA, JOHN -- Age about 60, born about 1872 in Finland. Died March 12, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Washington. Cause of death: chronic nephritis; chronic myocarditis. Laborer, logging. Cremation March 19, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WILSON, MILDRED ESTHER -- Born September 27, 1919, Ashland, Wisconsin. Died Apr. 11, 1932, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: tubercular meningitis. Father: J.E. Wilson. Mother: Augusta Dufva. Burial Apr. 13, 1932.
BERG, EMIL -- Age 40, born 1892 in Finland. Died Apr. 19, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: decapitated by railroad car, Union Depot Freight Yards; probably suicide; laid head on railroad track under cars. Single. Faller, logging camp. Burial Apr. 29, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NIEMI, EVELYN MARY -- Born May 17, 1866, Finland. Died Apr. 24, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Andrew Niemi. Father: John H. Polso. Mother: Evelyn Laspa. Informant: Mrs. Melvin Wray, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Apr. 27, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RANKILA, MATT -- Age about 73, born in Finland. Died May 8, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; generalized arteriosclerosis. Husband of Amalia. Retired laborer. Father: Andrew Rankila. Informant: Andrew Rankila, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial May 11, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WEST, SAGA LOUISA -- Born February 18, 1919, Aberdeen, Wash. Died May 9, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: appendicitis; acute suppurative, ruptured, gangrenous peritonitis, general. School girl. Father: Emil West. Mother: Laida Sjovik. Burial May 12, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WINBERG, JOHN -- Born February 4, 1860, Finland. Died May 17, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcio-vascular insufficiency; general senility. Divorced from Ida. Cranberry farmer at Grayland, Wash. Father: John Winberg. Mother: Eriika Pirttiaho. Informant: Joel Backa, Grayland, Wash. Burial May 20, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, GERTRUDE -- Born April 19, 1913, Aberdeen, Wash. Died June 12, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Father: Matt Johnson. Mother: Mary Wirkkala. Burial June 15, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HEIKKINEN, GUSTAV -- Age 92, born in Finland. Died July 10, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac asthma; arteriosclerosis; senility. Single. Retired pool hall janitor. Burial July 13, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
GROFF, ANDREW -- Born March 2, 1864, Finland. Died July 16, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: gangrene since 1931. Divorced from Lydia Heikkila. Proprietor, grocery store. Burial July 19, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RASANEN, PETER PAUL -- Born July 13, 1893, Finland. Died July 29, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion, top of gas tank W. Hume St. Husband of Ada. Blacksmith, N. Nelson & Co. Father: Paul Rasanen. Mother: Maria Hofgren. Burial July 31, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KOEVU, ANDREW -- Born April 7, 1888, Finland. Died Aug. 2, 1932, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; tubercular enteritis. Single. Faller, logging camp. Burial Aug. 5, 1932, Elma, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, HENRY -- Born December 23, 1914, Raymond, Wash. Died Aug. 13, 1932, Montesano, Wash. Cause of death: accidental drowning in Wynoochee River. Student. Father: Ole Hendrickson. Mother: Maria Lyydinen. Burial Aug. 15, 1932, North Cove, Wash.
MACKEY, ANDREW -- Born December 22, 1880, Finland. Died Sept. 2, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: emphysema; bronchial pneumonia. Widower of Alma. Dairy farmer at Satsop, Wash. Informant: Mrs. Anna Filip, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Sept. 5, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LAINE, JOHN C. -- Age 53, born in Finland. Died Sept. 27, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: skull fracture; struck by auto. Widowed. Stevedore. Burial Oct. 9, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SALMI, SYLVIA I. -- Born August 6, 1902, Aberdeen, Wash. Died Sept. 28, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: abortus artificialis; septicemia. Wife of Frank C. Salmi. Father: Matt Strommer. Mother: Sofia Erickson. Burial Oct. 2, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HUHTA, GUST -- Age about 65, born about 1867 in Finland. Died Oct. 7, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: streptococcus infection, bloodstream. Single. Laborer, lumber camps. Burial Oct. 10, 1932, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ADAMS (PYLLKKANEN), ADAM -- Born July 2, 1869, Finland. Died Nov. 11, 1932, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: suicide; strychnine poisoning. Husband of Kathrine. Farmer. Informant: George Adams, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Nov. 15, 1932, Hoquiam, Wash.
BOWERS, ROBERT ELLIS -- Born May 12, 1912, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Nov. 23, 1932, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute nephritis with streptococcal infection. Student. Father: Edgar Bowers (b. Washington). Mother: Thelma Bloomquist. Burial Nov. 27, 1932, Hoquiam, Wash.
SALO, LAURI -- Age 41, born in Finland. Died Dec. 6, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: drowned in ocean near Grays Harbor Bar. Single. Fisherman. Informant: George Kari, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Dec. 27, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash.
BLOOMQUIST, MATT -- Born October 20, 1884, Finland. Died Dec. 19, 1932, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of liver. Single. Bucker, logging. Father: John Bloomquist. Mother: Mary Anderson. Informant: Nels Johnson, Oakville, Wash. Burial Dec. 23, 1932, Aberdeen, Wash.
FLETCHER, MARION -- Born October 1, 1900, Helsingfors, Finland. Died Dec. 24, 1932, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; tubercular enteritis; tubercular laryngitis. Wife of Edward Fletcher. Father: Konrad Henderson. Mother: Marie. Removal Dec. 25, 1932, to Bakersfield, Calif.

 

1933

MAKI, DAVE -- Age 49, born in Finland. Died Jan. 26, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: suicide by hanging; found March 2, 1933. Divorced from Minnie. Stevedore, Grays Harbor Stevedore Co. Informant: Charles Kauppi, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial March 3, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SAARI, ISAAC -- Age 51, born in Finland. Died Feb. 11, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; influenza. Husband of Hilja. Laborer, Anderson & Middleton sawmill. Burial Feb. 15, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
GRANDALL, HENRY -- Age about 56, born about 1877 in Finland. Died Feb. 15, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: bronchiestasis. Laborer, sawmills. Cremation Feb. 17, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WARJONEN, GUST -- Born October 23, 1882, Finland. Died March 11, 1933, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: suicide by hanging in Polson Park. Husband of Manda. Worked on drop in sawmill. Father: Adam Warjonen. Informant: Reino Warjonen, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial May 27, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
ERICKSON, CHARLES -- Age about 60, born in Finland. Died March 19, 1933, Westport, Wash. Cause of death: drowned when his fishing boat was destroyed by storm over Grays Harbor Bar. Single. Fisherman. Informant: Mr. A. Kari, Westport, Wash. Cremation March 27, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
LAHTI, IDA L. -- Born September 5, 1882, Finland. Died March 30, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of uterus. Wife of Richard Lahti. Father: Holman. Cremation Apr. 3, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
HANSON, JOHN -- Born April 10, 1886, Pori, Finland. Died Apr. 16, 1933, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: endocarditis; myocarditis. Husband of Elizabeth Hill. Janitor, Whitman Grade School. Father: Elmer Hanson. Mother: Amelia Clanberg. Informant: Walfrid Hanson, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial at Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ANTUS, MARTIN -- Born October 30, 1853, Finland. Died Apr. 19, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; chronic bronchitis. Widower of Anna. Retired millworker. Informant: John Antus, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Apr. 21, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, IMPI MARIA -- Born May 30, 1907, Virginia, Minnesota. Died Apr. 19, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic interstitial nephritis. myocarditis; miscarriage. Wife of John J. Johnson. Father: Jacob Engman. Cremation Apr. 25, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
CARLSON, JOHN ALERIC I. -- Born August 10, 1872, Finland. Died Apr. 20, 1933, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Husband of Ellen. Engineer, road construction. Father: Carl Matson. Burial Apr. 23, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
HARTMAN, VICTOR -- Born May 1871, Finland. Died Apr. 21, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac syphilis; aortic regurgitation; aortitis. Single. Logger. Father: Fred Hartman. Mother: Helena. Informant: Nestor Hartman, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Apr. 25, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MATTSON, CRIST -- Born May 26, 1862, Finland. Died Apr. 28, 1933, Oakville, Wash. Cause of death: mitral regurgitation; bronchial pneumonia. Widower. Farmer. Informant: William Matson, Oakville, Wash. Burial Apr. 30, 1933, Oakville, Wash.
KIVILA, WERNER -- Born July 10, 1888, Finland. Died May 7, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: fibro-caseous can____; pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Lempi Viita. Longshoreman. Father: August Kivila. Burial May 10, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
PENTTI, ANTONE -- Age 50, born in Finland. Died May 7, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute alcoholism. Single. Longshoreman, Grays Harbor Stevedore Co. Cremation May 10, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LEHTO, RICHARD -- Born February 12, 1885, Finland. Died May 9, 1933, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: coronary sclerosis. Husband of Hanna. Fisherman. Father: Salman Lehto. Mother: Ericka. Burial May 14, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
AHVENUS, MINNIE -- Born October 30, 1874, Finland. Died June 4, 1933, Montesano, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma ventriculi. Wife of John Ahvenus. Father: Charles Fehmus. Mother: Maria Mattela. Informant: Miss Sylvia Ahvenus, Montesano, Wash. Burial June 7, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
SALO, MATT -- Age about 55, born in Finland. Died June 4, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: endocarditis. Odd jobs, wood-cutting, mostly. Cremation June 7, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LINDQUIST, HENRY -- Born May 26, 1911, Aberdeen, Wash. Died June 15, 1933, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Student. Father: Andrew Lindquist. Mother: Anna Dalberg. Burial June 15, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
ANDERSON, NELS -- Born November 4, 1884, Lapland, Finland. Died June 20, 1933, Westport, Wash. Cause of death: accidental drowning. Deep sea fisherman. Body recovered 6-27-1933. Single. Informant: E.W. Westerberg, Westport, Wash. Burial July 6, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SUOMELA, SAKRI -- Born March 17, 1873, Finland. Died June 21, 1933, Westport, Wash. Cause of death: accidental drowning. Husband of Matilda. Fisherman (trolling). Burial June 24, 1933, Portland, Ore.
PLANTING, HERMAN JULIUS -- Born September 6, 1847, Kemijärvi, Finland. Died June 25, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of the cheek. Widower of Johanna Romberg. Carpenter/millwright. Father: Abraham Planting. Mother: Sophie Louise. Informant: J. Fred Planting, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial June 28, 1933, Astoria, Ore.
WASARA, ADA -- Born April 1, 1889, Finland. Died July 17, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Informant: Axel Strand, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial July 20, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SALMINEN, JOHN -- Age 40; born about 1893 in Finland. Died July 26, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: gangrenous appendicitis. Single. Common laborer. Cremation July 28, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HAATAJA, WILLIAM -- Age about 21, born about 1902, Hancock, Michigan. Died Aug. 8, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: hemorrhage from middle m______ artery right; causing respiratory paralysis from intra-cranial pressure. Was in fist fight. Single. Laborer, logging camp. Father: John Haataja. Cremation Aug. 12, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STROM, VIENA -- Born February 1, 1910, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Aug. 12, 1933, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: eclampsia; chronic interstitial nephritis. Wife of John Strom. Father: Matt Riippa. Mother: Mary Swan. Burial Aug. 16, 1933, Hoquiam, Wash.
KNAPP, SANDRA -- Born May 9, 1885, Finland. Died Aug. 12, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: encephalitis. Widow of Elmer Knapp. Father: Victor Johnson. Mother: Katherine Kivioja. Informant: Sallie Luoma, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Aug. 20, 1933, Portland, Ore.
NISSILA EMIL -- Age 42, born 1891 in Finland. Died Aug. 15, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: endocarditis; acute alcoholism. Single. Clerk, cigar store. Informant: Matt Mackey, Palace Cigars, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Aug. 20, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SCHISTAD, ANNA -- Born December 27, 1863, Finland. Died Aug. 15, 1933, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Peter J. Schistad. Father: Kari. Burial Aug. 18, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
CARLSON, GUS -- Age 55, born about 1878 in Finland. Died Aug. 21, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; lobar pneumonia. Not employed. Cremation Aug. 28, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WEST, IDA O'DELL -- Born August 15,1872, Finland. Died Aug. 22, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: endocarditis. Widow of Gust West. Burial Aug. 25, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
TIKKA, JOHN -- Born June 6, 1874, Finland. Died Aug. 29, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral infarction. Widower of Alma Hiltunen. Farmer. Informant: Samuel Tikka, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Sept. 1, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, CHARLES -- Age 53, born 1880 in Finland. Died Sept. 16, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Logger. Cremation Sept. 22, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SJOBLOM, GUSTAF ADOLPH -- Born May 2, 1857, Finland. Died Sept. 24, 1933, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Katherina. Bath house operator. Burial Sept. 27, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash.
ANDERSON, HELMER -- Born October 8, 1910, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Sept. 28, 1933, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; tubercular enteritis. Single. College student. Father: Emil Anderson. Mother: Matilda Backholm. Burial Oct. 3, 1933, Oakville, Wash.
ERICKSON, HERMAN -- Age 54, born about 1879 in Finland. Died Sept. 28, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Timber faller, logging camp. Cremation Oct. 3, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SALO, JOHN JACOB -- Born May 31, 1873, Finland. Died Sept. 30, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; acute nephritis. Husband of Alma Pihlman Salo. Lumber piler, sawmill. Burial Oct. 3, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KARVONEN, JOHN -- Born July 11, 1861, Finland. Died Oct. 1, 1933, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: aneurism of aorta. Husband of Mary Karvonen. Laborer, pulp wood cutter. Father: Matt Karvonen. Mother: Marion. Informant: William Karvonen, Aberdeen, Wash. Burail Oct. 4, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JACOBSON, WILLIAM -- Age about 70, born about 1863 in Finland. Died Oct. 2, 1933, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; pulmonary tuberculosis. Laborer, sawmills. Cremation Oct. 5, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KOSKI, SYLVIA ELIZABETH -- Born March 9, 1913, Aberdeen, Wash. Died Oct. 12, 1933, Hoquiam General Hospital, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: diptheria. Single. Student. Father: John Koski. Mother: Alma Westerinen. Burial Oct. 16, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RUUSKA, THEODORE -- Born December 15, 1905, Michigan. Died Nov. 15, 1933, City Jail, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: suicide by hanging. Single. Laborer, odd jobs. Father: Anselm Ruuska. Mother: Salome Mantyla. Informant: Nora Ruuska, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Nov. 20, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HUTTULA, CHARLES -- Born April 18, 1856, Finland. Died Dec. 2, 1933, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; streptococci infection. Husband of Anna Maria Byttyla. Farmer. Father: Jacob Huttula. Burial Dec. 5, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HEIKKINEN, MIKE -- Age 46, born in Finland. Died Dec. 7, 1933, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardio-renal disease. Widower of Hulda. Logger. Father: Mike Heikkinen. Mother: Keiser. Informant: K.N. Heikkinen, Aberdeen, Wash. Cremation Dec. 11, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MYRSKY, HILMA -- Born July 25, 1871, Finland. Died Dec. 27, 1933, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of vagina. Widow of John Myrsky. Father: Valentine Laitinen. Burial Dec. 29, 1933, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.

 

1934

MANTTARI, OTTO -- Born June 29, 1887, Finland. Died Jan. 11, 1934, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute dilatation of right heart. Widower of Katherine Jwuso. Groundman, Grays Harbor Railway & Light Co. Father: Matt Manttari. Mother: Ara Waukkara. Informant: August Niemi, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Jan. 13, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
BERG, GUS -- Born 1897 in Finland. Died Jan. 13, 1934, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Longshoreman, handling lumber. Cremation Jan. 22, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MATSON, ED -- Born about 1871 in Finland. Died Jan. 30, 1934, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Rigging man, logging. Cremation Jan. 31, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, FRED -- Age about 60, born in Finland. Died Feb. 21, 1934, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; valvular insufficiency. Single. Farmer. Cremation March 13, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MORGAN, MAXINE YVONNE -- Born August 5, 1930, Aberdeen, Wash. Died Feb. 27, 1934, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: burned; playing with matches, clothing caught fire. Father: Ed Morgan (b. Portland, Ore.). Mother: Hilda Pekkala (b. Finland). Burial March 3, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LONG, JOHN -- Born July 26, 1886, Finland. Died March 21, 1934, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Single. Laborer, logging camps. Father: Johan Long. Mother: Margaret Sandback. Burial March 24, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NIEMI, NATALIA -- Born April 22, 1883, Finland. Died March 23, 1934, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; nephritis. Widow of Victor Niemi. Informant: Andrew Niemi, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial March 26, 1934, Sunset Memorial Park, Hoquiam, Wash.
PETERSON, ANDREW -- Born September 24, 1894, Finland. Died May 8, 1934, Bay City, Wash. Cause of death: probably drowning; body badly decomposed and eaten by crabs. Single. Logger. Father: Peter Ostman. Mother: Hannah Sandstrom. Burial May 19, 1934, Sunset Memorial Park, Hoquiam, Wash.
KAVA, ANTTI -- Age about 50, born about 1884 in Finland. Died May 10, 1934, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: erysipelas following operation wound, bilateral herniotomy. Sailor and laborer. Cremation May 14, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RANTA, GUST -- Born 1882 in Finland. Died May 12, 1934, Hoquiam General Hospital, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: aortitis and aortic regurgitation. Single. Laborer. Burial May 17, 1934, Hoquiam Cemetery, Hoquiam, Wash.
FORSSTROM, IDA W. -- Born March 21, 1855, Finland. Died June 3, 1934, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac asthma; cardiovascular renal disease; senility. Widow of Gustav Forsstrom. Father: Andrew Mattson. Informant: Mrs. Sigrid Pulli, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial June 6, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ZUTAC, ROBERT -- Born August 15, 1915, Aberdeen, Wash. Died June 12, 1934, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: typhoid fever. Single. Student. Father: John Zutac (b. Austria). Mother: Loreta Koski (b. New York). Burial June 15, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HEIKKINEN, MARY B. -- Born February 29, 1889, Kingston, Minnesota. Died June 17, 1934, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic heart disease. Wife of Gabriel M. Heikkinen. Father: Jonas Jarvis. Burial June 20, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, ANNA SOPHIA -- Born December 18, 1886, Finland. Died June 19, 1934, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Axel Johnson. Father: John Strombeck. Burial June 22, 1923, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
EKLUND, ALFRED -- Born December 6, 1884, Wora, Finland. Died July 11, 1934, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; massive pulmonary hemorrhage; pneumo-coniosis. Husband of Anna Anderson. Fueler, plywood mill. Father: Erick Eklund. Mother: Marie. Informant: Mrs. Hanna Eklund, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial July 14, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, WALTER -- Age 29 yrs. 11 days. Born Silver Lake, Wash. Died July 20, 1934, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Invalid from 14 years of age. Father: Charles Johnson. Mother: Sophia. Burial July 24, 1934, Castle Rock, Wash.
CARLSON, ELVI MARY -- Born February 26, 1927, Hoquiam, Wash. Died July 21, 1934, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: glaucoma of right eye. Father: Axel Carlson (b. Sweden). Mother: Elin E. Carlson (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 3, 1934, Hoquiam, Wash.
HAGLUND, HERMAN -- Age 53, born in Finland. Died Aug. 4, 1934, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: coronary sclerosis; coronary thrombosis. Single. Timber faller. Informant: Albin Peterson, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Aug. 11, 1934, Hoquiam, Wash.
THOMPSON, AZARIAS -- Age 80, born in Finland. Died Aug. 24, 1934, Hoquiam General Hospital, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of larynx. Laborer, unemployed. Burial Aug. 27, 1934, Hoquiam Cemetery, Hoquiam, Wash.
LEMPIE, KATHERINE -- Age about 77, born in Finland. Died Sept. 3, 1934, Melbourne, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Widow of John Lempie. Informant: Effie LeClaire, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Aug. 7, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
TOMMI, JOHN ELLIS -- Born February 21, 1886, Finland. Died Sept. 3, 1934, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: skull fracture and strangulation; homicide by person/s unknown. Seaman. Cremation Sept. 8, 1934, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.

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