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


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


[1907 - 1915] [1916 - 1922] [1923 - 1929] [1930 - 1933] [1934 - 1938] [1939 - 1943] [1944 - 1947]


1944

LIUKKO, CHARLES L. -- Born April 18, 1871, Finland. Died Jan. 4, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac disease. Husband of Hilda Hinni. Laborer, retired 10 years. Burial Jan. 6, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MANTTA, JACOB -- Born July 2, 1874, Vahakyro, Finland. Died Jan. 6, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of bowel. Single. Lutheran minister. Burial Jan. 11, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
TURKIA, JOHN -- Born December 24, 1873, Finland. Died Jan. 6, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: secondary anemia; undetermined cause of death. Husband of Sanna Hill (age 67). Father: Thomas Turkia. Informant: Peter a. Hill, Aberdeen, Wash. Cremation Jan. 10, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WIRTA, FANNIE S. -- Born October 5,1882, Finland. Died Jan. 21, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of sigmoid and uterus. Wife of Ed Wirta. Resident at Wirta Hotel, Aberdeen, Wash. Father: Samuel Randall. Burial Jan. 26, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ANDERSON, CARL G. -- Born July 21, 1878, Viborg, Finland. Died Jan. 24, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of liver and rectum. Single. Longshoreman. Burial Jan. 27, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HYRSKE, AINO -- Born August 15, 1890, Finland. Died Jan. 28, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of sigmoid. Widow of Felix Hyrske. Father: John Laakis. Informant: William A. Jaska, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Feb. 1, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
AHO, JOSEPH -- Born about 1891 in Finland. Died Feb. 4, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: accident; crushed under automobile 4 hours. Single. Donkey engineer, logging. Burial Feb. 12, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HUTTUNEN, ELIAS -- Born October 5, 1879, Finland. Died Feb. 15, 1944, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary edema; pneumoconiosis (silicosis) 20 years; pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Helma (age 64). Laborer, logging. Usual residence Woodland, Wash. Father: Emanuel Huttunen. Mother: Johanna Partanen. Removal Feb. 15, 1944, to Kelso, Wash.
EVANS, ALENA (LENA M.) -- Born May 29, 1872, Velita, Finland. Died Feb. 19, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of liver. Widow of John Evans. Father: Aho. Burial Feb. 22, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash.
HURME, HELMI MARIA -- Born May 11, 1900, Finland. Died March 5, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pancreatitis; diabetes. Wife of Frank J. Hurme (age 56). Father: Sam Metsala. Mother: Clara Karkimaki. Burial March 8, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WIRTANEN, EDLA WILHELMINA -- Born July 11, 1867, Finland. Died March 15, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Wife of John Wirtanen (age 78). Father: Thomas Fregrian. Informant: John Wirta, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial March 18, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HENDRICKS, ARTHUR -- Born October 31,1886, Finland. Died Apr. 26, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: extreme anemia, cause unknown. Husband of Irene (age 61). Plasterer. Father: Alexander Hendricks. Burial Apr. 29, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash.
ALDEN, INFANT -- Female child born and died April 18, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: prematurity at 7 months. Father: Sulo Alden. Mother: Florence Jalo (b. Aberdeen, Wash.). Residence at Grayland, Wash. Cremation Apr. 29, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HOGLAND, ALFRED -- Born 1866 in Finland. Died May 6, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of lungs; carcinoma of stomach. Single. Laborer. Burial May 9, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MERILA, JOHN J. -- Born May 18, 1884, Finland. Died May 27, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Emma Hill (age 62). Contracting carpenter, general and ship construction. Father: Joseph Merila. Informant: Eero J. Merila, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial May 31, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HILL, ANNA -- Born September 23, 1873, Finland. Died June 2, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute myocardial failure. Wife of William Hill (age 67). Father: John Sakki. Burial June 7, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WESTERLUND, MARY -- Born October 20, 1875, Narpes, Finland. Died June 16, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinomatosis of uterus. Wife of William Westerlund (age 63). Father: Karl Roos. Mother: Aurora M. Hagen. Informant: Conrad W. Westerlund, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial June 19, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash.
WALTOLA, MAURITZ -- Born January 12, 1884, Vasan Laani, Finland. Died June 19, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: severe cerebral concussion; auto accident. Single. Timber faller, logging. Burial June 24, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STENROS, JOHN -- Born October 13, 1875, Nykarleby, Finland. Died July 1, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: found dead in bed, probably from coronary thrombosis. Single. Transfer man, Grayport Transfer Co. Father: John Stenros. Mother: Anna Hansen. Burial July 6, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash.
KARI, JOHN -- Age 64, born in Finland. Died July 7, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: nephritis; hypertension. Single. Laborer, fishing. Burial July 11, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RANDALL, AMELIA L. -- Born March 26, 1856, Finland. Died July 9, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: congestive heart failure. Widow of Matt Randall. Father: Matt Louklamaki. Burial July 12, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WEST, JOHN -- Born August 10, 1875, Finland. Died July 9, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of throat and lungs. Single. Timber bucker, retired. Burial July 12, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, ERICK -- Born September 9, 1868, Finland. Died July 13, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; endanteritis with gangrene of foot. Widower of Mary. Plywood worker, Aberdeen Plywood Co. Burial July 15, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash.
HILL, EMMANUEL -- Born March 9, 1875, Finland. Died Aug. 14, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Lyyli. Usual residence Grayland, Wash. Grocery store operator. Father: John Hill. Mother: Mary. Informant: Mary Lu Hill, Grayland, Wash. Burial Aug. 18, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MUILAR, JOHN -- Born January 12, 1891, Finland. Died Aug. 22, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage due to trauma. Single. Logger, Clemons Logging Co. Burial Aug. 26, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, JOHN IVAR -- Born August 1902 in Finland. Died Aug. 28, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia; chronic alcoholism. Single. Logging camp and mill worker; janitor cigar store. Father: John Johnson. Mother: Breda. Informant: Arne E. Johnson, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Sept. 1, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ENBOM, JOHN W. -- Born August 27, 1864, Finland. Died Sept. 2, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Husband of Saima Makinen. Cement contractor. Informant: Arve W. Enbom, Longview, Wash. Burial Sept. 5, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WILPPONE, MOSES -- Born March 7, 1877, Finland. Died Sept. 24, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Divorced from Hilda Maria Laatikainen. Carpenter, general construction; retired 2 years. Father: Lauri Wilpponen. Informant: Leo Wilppone, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Oct. 2, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JAAKKOLA, VICTOR JOHN -- Born November 25, 1894, Finland. Died Oct. 3, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Anna Tuomisto (age 55). Cranberry grower and stevedore. Father: John Jaakkola. Mother: Louisa Lahteenmaki. Informant: William E. Jaakkola, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Oct. 6, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JACOBSON, HERMAN B. -- Born July 19, 1893, Finland. Died Oct. 5, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of stomach. Husband of Esther L. (age 56). Machinist, Lamb-Grays Harbor Co. Father: Jacob Jacobson. Burial Oct. 9, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash.
KESTI, JOHAN HENRY -- Born May 30, 1885, Finland. Died Oct. 13, 1944, Oyehut, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism; chronic rheumatism. Single. Logger; not worked since 1930. Burial Oct. 19, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash.
PUHAKKA, PAUL ANTTI -- Born August 16, 1888, Viipuri, Finland. Died Oct. 16, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Husband of Ida Peterson (age 57). Timber faller, logging. Father: John Puhakka. Burial Oct. 21, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HUOVINEN, TAHVO -- Born April 17, 1880, Lappavirta, Finland. Died Oct. 17, 1933, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Ida Mary Kinnunen (age 64). Restaurant operator. Father: Tahvo Huovinen. Mother: Annie. Burial Oct. 21, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HONGELL, WERNER JOHN -- Born December 18, 1885, Gamlakarleby, Finland. Died Oct. 19, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of lung with metastasis. Widower of Aina. Blacksmith. Father: Anders Honga. Mother: Brita Johnanna. Informant: Alice G. Hongell, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Oct. 21, 1944, Hoquiam, Wash.
KORVELA, JOHN HENRY -- Born November 26, 1876, Haukipudas, Finland. Died Nov. 19, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Mary Miettinen (age 63). Longshoreman, retired. Father: John H. Korvela. Mother: Liisa Inkala. Informant: S.J. Alden, Grayland, Wash. Burial Nov. 22, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
BRANFORD, JOHN -- Born June 24, 1866, Finland. Died Nov. 20, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; arteriosclerosis. Widower of Elizabeth Hannah Ajast. Teamster, sawmill, retired. Informant: Arthur Branford, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Nov. 24, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WASTI, KONSTANT -- Born May 5, 1878, Finland. Died Nov. 29, 1944, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: advanced pulmonary tuberculosis; chronic myocarditis and failure. Divorced from Emmi. Tailor. Father: Konstant Wasti. Mother: Hedwig Pouttu. Informant: Henry Wasti, Aberdeen, Wash. Removal Nov. 30, 1944, to Aberdeen, Wash.
LINDGREN, JOHN PETER -- Born December 28, 1881, Finland. Died Dec. 7, 1944, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; apoplexy. Husband of Anna Pyykola (age 58). Timber faller and mill worker. Father: Peter Lindgren. Informant: William Lindgren, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Dec. 10, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WAISANEN, JACOB L. -- Born December 10, 1882, Finland. Died Dec. 10, 1944, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Brita Ranta (age 63). Cranberry grower at Grayland, Wash. Father: Lauri Waisanen. Mother: Christina Hukkinen. Informant: Mrs. Pent Jarvela, Grayland, Wash. Burial Dec. 13, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RASMUS, IDA JOHANNA -- Born June 26, 1885, Orovis, Finland. Died Dec. 14, 1944, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Widow of Richard M. Rasmus. Room maid, hotel. Informant: Gladys Rasmus, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Dec. 16, 1944, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.

 

1945

MATTSON, ANDREW -- Born April 30, 1866, Finland. Died Jan. 21, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis. Widower of Mary. Fisherman. Informant: B. Mattson, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Jan. 25, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash.
ORASIE, HERMAN -- Born September 12, 1884, Finland. Died Jan. 22, 1945, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: advanced pulmonary tuberculosis. Divorced from Mary Mackie. Father: Henry Orasie. Mother: Mary. Informant: Walter O. Hill, West Kelso, Wash. Burial Jan. 24, 1945, Masonic Cemetery, Elma, Wash.
VUORI, HULDA MARY -- Born September 6, 1902, Sebeka, Minnesota. Died Jan. 31, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chest surgery; cardiac decompensation. Wife of Ivar A. Vuori (age 39). Father: Albert Wierima. Burial Feb. 3, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KETOLA, JACOB -- Born September 9, 1881, Finland. Died Feb. 1, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac; myocardial infarction. Husband of Saima Huotala (age 51). Lumber piler, sawmill. Burial Feb. 3, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STROM, HILDA -- Born November 11, 1880, Finland. Died Feb. 4, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; arteriosclerosis. Wife of Emil Strom (age 54). Father: Henrik Brann. Burial Feb. 8, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HEIKKILA, ALEX N. -- Born about 1883 in Finland. Died Feb. 7, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: severance of right arm at shoulder, right leg at thigh, and left leg just above ankle. Run over by a train. Widower of Emma Johnson. Common laborer, sawmill and logging. Informant: Eleanor Huvinen, Seattle, Wash. Burial Feb. 14, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KALLINEN, JOHN S. -- Born July 28, 1881, Finland. Died Feb. 8, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: myocardial failure due to long exposure to cold and rain. Single. Laborer, unemployed, sawmill and W.P.A. Burial Feb. 14, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WILLOW, IDA -- Born September 8, 1885, Finland. Died Feb. 11, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: uremia; hypertensive cardio-vascular disease. Wife of Henry Willow (age 57). Presser, steam laundry. Father: John Pulkinen. Mother: Mina Hamalainen. Burial Feb. 14, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SALMI, FRANK -- Born March 13, 1897, Astoria, Oregon. Died Feb. 13, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; hypertension; diabetes. Husband of Helen (age 40). Retired assistant fire chief, Aberdeen Fire Dept. Father: Charles P. Salmi. Mother: Ida Kastinimi. Informant: George Salmi, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Feb. 17, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HEPOLA, MARY A. -- Born January 29, 1877, Finland. Died Feb. 16, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of esophagus. Wife of Alfred Hepola (age 70). Father: Charles Solmela. Mother: Mary Huttula. Informant: Mary L. Hepola, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Feb. 19, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
PELTO, MARTIN -- Born December 10, 1881, Finland. Died March 1, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis; arteriosclerosis. Husband of Elizabeth Lapakka. Carpenter, shipyard. Father: John Pelto. Mother: Wabo______. Burial March 3, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
AHLSKOG, WERNER LEONARD -- Born September 23, 1893, Willapa, Wash. Died March 13, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: encephalitis; cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Melba (age 34). Farmer. Father: Jonas Ahlskog. Mother: Matilda Sundblad. Burial March 18, 1945, Raymond, Wash.
PEKURI, ANDREW -- Born 1892 in Finland. Died March 18, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: uremia; chronic interstitial nephritis; chronic alcoholism. Divorced from Annie Anderson. Timber bucker and faller. Informant: Fred E. Pekuri, Astoria, Ore. Burial March 24, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
CARLSON, SYLVIA ALPHA ELIZABETH -- Born June 20, 1930, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Apr. 19, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute nephritis. Student. Father: Axel Carlson (b. Sweden). Mother: Elin. Burial Apr. 24, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
JOHNSON, CARL E. -- Born April 28, 1853, Sideby, Finland. Died Apr. 26, 1945, Cosmopolis, Wash. Cause of death: myocardial failure. Widower of Greta Sophia Hendrickson. Gillnet fisherman, retired. Father: Johan Johnson. Informant: Sophia A. Ranta, Cosmopolis, Wash. Burial Apr. 28, 1945, Cosmopolis, Wash.
CARSON, EVELYN MARIE -- Born January 11, 1912, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Apr. 27, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: fracture at base of skull; hit by a truck while standing on sidewalk. Wife of Albert L. Carson. Father: Herman Swan. Mother: Hilda Prest. Informant: Herman Swan, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial May 5, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
ERICKSON, SELMA J. -- Born March 12, 1878, Finland. Died Apr. 27, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: toxemia; carcinoma of cervix. Wife of William Erickson (age 67). Informant: Otto R. Erickson, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial May 1, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
JAASKA, ALEXANDER -- Born March 15, 1867, Ullva, Finland. Deid May 17, 1945, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: advanced pulmonary tuberculosis. Widower. Storekeeper and farmer. Father: Jacob Jaaska. Mother: Maria Junnala. Informant: Alex H. Jaaska, Rochester, Wash. Burial May 23, 1945, Independence Cemetery, Independence, Wash.
LINDHOLM, FRANK -- Born September 15, 1885, Finland. Died May 19, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer, machinery depot. Burial May 25, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MARTINSON, JOHN -- Born June 17, 1863, Finland. Died May 19, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: starvation; pyloric stenosis; gastric carcinoma. Husband of Anna S. (age 75). Retired sawmill worker. Father: Martin Martinson. Mother: Lena Hendrickson. Burial May 24, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
CALEN, JOHN GUST -- Born July 5, 1878, Finland. Died June 6, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Wilhelmina Salamunen (age 66). Carpenter, marine work; retired. Father: John Peltinen. Mother: Maria Hyypa. Burial June 9, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STEPHENS, ANNA SOPHIA -- Born February 22, 1908, Negaunee, Michigan. Died June 17, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cirrhosis of liver. Wife of Emory L. Stephens. Father: Andrew Paukkula. Mother: Elizabeth Tullia. Burial June 19, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
HEIKEL, OSSI B. -- Born June 30, 1882, Finland. Died June 22, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy; dropped dead suddenly; hypertension. Husband of Florence (age 55). Druggist, drug store proprietor. Father: August B. Heikel. Mother: Jennie M. Laurin. Informant: Walter B. Heikel, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial June 26, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
SODERMAN, JOHN -- Born July 4, 1885, Finland. Died June 22, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of stomach. Widower of Maria Wager. Road construction, logging. Father: John Soderman. Mother: Mary Mattson. Burial June 26, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SAUKKONEN, OSCAR -- Born March 1, 1879, Finland. Died July 6, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: ruptured aneurism. Widower of Olga Kokkonen. Hog fuel tender, sawmill. Father: Matt Saukkonen. Mother: Charlotta Roubas. Informant: Matt Saukko, Poulsbo, Wash. Burial July 7, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NYLUND, HILMA SOFIA -- Born September 25, 1876, Finland. Died July 11, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Widow of Victor Nylund. Father: Korpela. Informant: Ida Lugnet, Ilwaco, Wash. Burial July 14, 1945, Ilwaco, Wash.
WEYMAN, WILLIAM E. -- Born December 24, 1911, Hancock, Michigan. Died July 18, 1945, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: advanced pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Sawmill worker. Father: Matt Weyman. Mother: Katherine Autonen. Burial July 25, 1945, Elma, Wash.
NEVA, JACOB -- Born July 6, 1879, Finland. Died July 29, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: toxemia; cancer of stomach. Divorced from Mary Jaskar. Timber bucker, logging. Informant: William Jaskar, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Aug. 2, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
PARKKARI, MARY -- Born March 30, 1882, Finland. Died Aug. 4, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Mike Parkkari. Father: Sallinen. Burial Aug. 7, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NIEMI, ALFRED -- Born March 30, 1880, Kalajoki, Finland. Died Aug. 6, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of larynx. Husband of Hanna Hensala. Deep sea fisherman, retired about 8 years. Father: John Niemi. Mother: Eliza Strand. Burial Aug. 8, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ANDERSON, ELIZABETH -- Born September 21, 1889, Finland. Died Aug. 10, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; angina pectoris. Wife of August Anderson (age 69). Father: Nyman. Burial Aug. 14, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
KLANKE, JOHN -- Born December 3, 1888, Finland. Died Aug. 20, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Lillian (age 49). Sawmill worker. Father: Jacob Klanke. Mother: Anna Korby. Burial Aug. 24, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
NIEMI, HELMI -- Born December 17, 1887, Finland. Died Aug. 30, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of uterus. Wife of Otto Niemi (age 58). Father: John Salomen. Mother: Sophia Wilhelmini. Informant: Otto Niemi, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Sept. 1, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
CARLSON, ELIZABETH -- Born January 20, 1885, Finland. Died Sept. 4, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Wife of Oscar Carlson (age 60). Father: Samuel Cling. Burial Sept. 8, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash.
SALMI, IDA JOSEPHINE -- Born October 2, 1870, Finland. Died Sept. 15, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of bladder; diabetes melitus. Widow of Charles P. Salmi. Father: Courtainen. Informant: George L. Salmi, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Sept.17, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
BURMAN, AUGUST I. -- Born October 3, 1876, Finland. Died Sept. 25, 1945, McCleary Rest Home, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Hilma. Laborer. Burial Sept. 28, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, HILMA -- Born April 17, 1872, Finland. Died Oct. 6, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Widow of Olaf Hendrickson. Father: John Bloo. Mother: Hanna Hutti. Informant: Mrs. Eva Ranta, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Oct. 12, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WILLOW, HENRY O. -- Born April 7, 1889, Finland. Died Oct. 10, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Widower of Ida Pulkkinen. Longshoreman. Informant: Mrs. Irma DeForest, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Oct. 13, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WANSKA, JOHN -- Born October 24, 1879, Finland. Died Oct. 20, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Husband of Mary (age 56). Commercial fisherman. Father: John Wanska. Burial Oct. 24, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
HOLM, FRED R. -- Born February 2, 1879, Helsinki, Finland. Died Oct. 26, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary edema. Husband of Ida Marie (age 58). Door maker, Acme Door Co. Father: Rudolph Holm. Mother: Sophia Swanstrom. Informant: Clarence Holm, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Oct. 29, 1945, Hoquiam, Wash.
LOFBERG, IDA -- Born August 27, 1886, Finland. Died Nov. 5, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: generalized peritonitis; carcinoma of sigmoid; severe anemia. Wife of Charles Lofberg (age 62). Father: Thomas Nisula. Burial Nov. 10, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash.
LUNDGREN, GUST -- Born January 7, 1887, Finland. Died Nov. 21, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Sailor and longshoreman. Father: Gust Lundgren. Mother: Mary. Burial Nov. 26, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ASUJA, ANNIE SOPHIA -- Born August 6, 1862, Finland. Died Nov. 25, 1945, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Andrew Asuja (age 86). Father: Matt Paavola. Mother: Maija Orjander. Burial Nov. 29, 1945, Greenwood Memorial, Centralia, Wash.
WALIN, ETHEL S. -- Born September 12, 1885, Thompson, Minnesota. Died Dec. 9, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Wife of Gust A. Walin (age 57). Father: Isaac Karjala. Burial Dec. 12, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
FINBERG, CHARLES -- Born August 30, 1878, Turku, Finland. Died Dec. 10, 1945, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: congestive heart failure. Single. Longshoreman. Mother: Matilda. Cremation Dec. 14, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STARK, HJALMAR -- Born June 12, 1888, Finland. Died Dec. 14, 1945, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute myocarditis. Single. Common laborer, sawmill. Informant: Mrs. Eino Lake, Grayland, Wash. Burial Dec. 22, 1945, North Cove, Wash.
KAARIAINEN, JOHN -- Born March 17, 1876, Finland. Died Dec. 19, 1945, Aberdeen General Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: congestive heart failure. Widower of Fannie. Retired carpenter. Mother: ____ Flager. Informant: Toivo J. Kaariainen, Aberdeen, Wash. Cremation Dec. 21, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WAGAR, ABRAHAM -- Born March 25, 1880, Finland. Died Dec. 20, 1945, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Husband of Anna Hogbacka (age 65). Blacksmith (retired 3 years), sawmill. Father: Abraham Wagar. Mother: Anna Lisa Seabeck. Informant: Albin R. Wagar, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Dec. 22, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LAMPI, EMIL -- Born September 14, 1894, Rauma, Finland. Died Dec. 31, 1945, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage. Husband of Engla Irene Harma (age 46). Fisherman (Alaska) and sawmill worker. Burial Jan. 3, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.

 

1946

ROOS, KARL -- Born January 6, 1866, Finland. Died Jan. 2, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: broken hip due to accident on Dec. 5, 1945. Single. Fisherman. Burial Jan. 5, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
FLOGT, OSCAR E. -- Born August 22, 1888, Finland. Died Jan. 6, 1946, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Single. Timber faller. Burial Jan. 11, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
GUSTAFSON, ESTHER M. -- Born October 19, 1878, Finland. Died Jan. 6, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary heart disease. Wife of John Gustafson (age 71). Father: Carl Westerlund. Mother: Mathilda Beck. Burial Jan. 10, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
HOLM, FRED -- Born December 18, 1877, Finland. Died Jan. 30, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Single. Laborer, logging, retired. Burial Feb. 4, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KNUT, JOHN RICHARD -- Born April 11, 1879, Finland. Died Jan. 30, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Lydia. Door manufacturing company employee. Father: John Jacob Knutila. Mother: Amanda Perg. Burial Feb. 1, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
LONG, JENNIE C. -- Born November 19, 1902, Duluth, Minnesota. Died Feb. 8, 1946, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: peritonitis; illness acute, traumatic; laparotomy for removal of ovarian cyst 7 days previously. Wife of Claude D. Long (age 47). Father: Andrew H. Lind. Mother: Matilda Matson. Burial Feb. 14, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
SPELLMAN, JOHN AUGUST -- Born July 9, 1886, Norpas, Finland. Died Feb. 8, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: gastric hemorrhage; carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Matilda Strommer (age 62). Glue mixer, plywood mill. Father: John Spellman. Burial Feb. 11, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SUND, JOHN EDWARD -- Born October 18, 1873, Vasa, Finland. Died Feb. 13, 1946, Elma General Hospital, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia; carcinoma of lung. Husband of Ida (age 74). Farmer. Father: Simon Sund. Mother: Anna Backholm. Informant: Hugo Sund, Elma, Wash. Burial Feb. 16, 1946, Masoni Cemetery, Elma, Wash.
HOLMGREN, WILLIE -- Born about 1900 in Finland. Died Feb. 20, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: shot through head by ex-wife with .38-caliber revolver. Divorced from Amanda Haaga. Stevedore. Burial Feb. 26, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NORDSTROM, ANDERS EINAR (alias ANDERSON) -- Born September 14, 1902, Nunsala, Vasa, Finland. Died Feb. 20, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: fatally burned; fire in rooming house. Single. Laborer, logging. Father: Isaac Anderson. Mother: Suzanne Erickson. Burial Feb. 23, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JOHNSON, JOHN F. -- Born December 10, 1893, Finland. Died March 5, 1946, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: rupture esophageal varix; carcinoma head of pancreas. Husband of Linda (age 67). Longshoreman. Burial March 9, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KOSKI, ISAAC -- Born February 8, 1884, Finland. Died March 19, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of liver. Husband of Mary L. Koivunen (age 50). Cranberry grower at Grayland, Wash. Father: Kuusisto. Mother: Ida. Burial March 21, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ERICKSON, JOHN -- Born July 3, 1870, Finland. Died March 20, 1946, McClary Convalescent Home, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; chronic arthritis. Widowed. Retired. Father: Martin Erickson. Mother: Anna Johnson. Burial March 22, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
GALLEN, PAUL R. -- Born April 15, 1885, Finland. Died Apr. 5, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis. Husband of Lempi Master (age 54). Sawfiler, logging. Father: Robert Gallen. Burial Apr. 8, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ALHO, ANTON -- Born January 1, 1880, Finland. Died Apr. 6, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: multiple sclerosis. Divorced from Lydia (age 53). Retired longshoreman. Father: Annanias Granman. Mother: Kathryn. Informant: Arne A. Alho, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Apr. 9, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NEWMAN, ROBERT CHARLES -- Born October 5, 1929, Butte, Montana. Died Apr. 7, 1946, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral concussion; accidental exploding gasoline tank. High school student. Usual residence at Grayland, Wash. Father: Charles A. Newman (b. Bessemer, Michigan). Mother: Lydia Huttula (b. Oulie, Finland). Burial Apr. 13, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
BACKLUND, GUST -- Born May 5, 1878, Neucolby, Finland. Died Apr. 14, 1946, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: advanced pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Logger. Usual residence Shelton, Wash. Father: Erik Anderson. Mother: Greta Ceiblum. Removal Apr. 15, 1946, to Shelton, Wash.
KOSKI, AINA -- Born July 26, 1882, Pori, Finland. Died Apr. 25, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: generalized carcinomatosis; primary site: uterus. Wife of Alfred Koski (age 65). Father: Otto Emil Sjoroos. Informant: William F. Koski, Aberdeen, Wash. Cremation Apr. 27, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
WEST, LILLIAN L. -- Born October 26, 1905, Cosmopolis, Wash. Died May 19, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: malignant hypertension; chronic nephritis; myocarditis. Wife of Howard E. West (age 42). Bookkeeper, insurance agency. Father: Emil Lindgren. Mother: Lima Sjolund. Burial May 22, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KOSKEY, JOHN -- Born May 15, 1882, Ironwood, Michigan. Died May 20, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary heart disease. Divorced from Elsie. Carpenter, door factory. Burial May 23, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
HEINO, MATT -- Born October 15, 1868, Kuru, Finland. Died June 9, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; chronic atrophic arthritis many years. Husband of Alfa Niska (age 70). Painter, general house work; retired 16 years. Burial June 12, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ESSELSTROM, MARY L. -- Born June 12, 1866, Esse, Finland. Died June 12, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; chronic nephritis; senility. Widow of John Esselstrom. Father: Matt Erickson. Informant: Francis Esselstrom, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial June 15, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
AUVINEN, TOIVO -- Born May 21, 1906, Bonner, Montana. Died June 16, 1946, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Cannery worker. Father: Solomon Auvinen. Mother: Amanda Hill. Burial June 20, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MALJANEN, MATT -- Born February 19, 1884, Finland. Died June 29, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Husband of Hilja (age 60). Plumber. Informant: Matt Maljanen, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial July 3, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SANDQUIST, KARL -- Born about 1881 in Finland. Died July 5, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Single. Laborer, sawmill. Burial July 9, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash.
IMO, ERIC -- Born June 7, 1884, Finland. Died July 11, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Single. Logging. Burial July 16, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MC GIBBON, ASTRID VIOLA MARIA -- Born September 5, 1912, Hartford, Wash. Died July 13, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: brain abscess; middle ear disease 10 years. Wife of William James McGibbon (age 38). Father: Charles Johnson. Mother: Maria Norrholm. Removal July 17, 1946, to LaConner, Wash.
NEWMAN, WALFRED -- Born April 8, 1908, Aberdeen, Wash. Died July 13, 1946, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Longshoreman, sawmill. Father: Carl Newman. Mother: Johanna Skor__rd. Burial July 15, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash.
PEDAR, MATT -- Born August 13, 1897, Finland. Died July 13, 1946, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary hemorrhage; pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Logger. Father: John Pedar. Mother: Anna Launas. Removal July 17, 1946, to Hoquiam, Wash.
TUOMISTO, JOSEPH -- Born June 5, 1886, Finland. Died Aug. 8, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; dropped dead on street. Husband of Anna (age 42). Carpenter. Burial Aug. 10, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
KUNTO, MARY WILHELMINA -- Born July 3, 1891, Pyharanta, Finland. Died Aug. 20, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac infarction; coronary disease. Wife of August Kunto (age 56). Janitress, office building. Father: Gustav Heinonen. Mother: Wilhelmina. Burial Aug. 24, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HARJUNPAA, CARL EEMELI -- Born November 27, 1889, Finland. Died Aug. 29, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Single. Logging camp employee. Burial Sept. 3, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MARKKULA, VICTOR -- Born March 14, 1867, Finland. Died Aug. 30, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Widower of Wilhamina. Retired mill worker, American Mill, lumber. Father: Otto Markkula. Mother: Mathilda. Informant: Mrs. Otto Saarela, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Sept. 3, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SANDSTROM, BERNT ELOF HAROLD -- Born December 6, 1931, Aberdeen, Wash. Died Sept. 15, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: accidental gunshot wound of upper left chest and internal hemorrhage; shotgun carried by the deceased. Student, Aberdeen Junior High School. Father: Bernt Elof Sandstrom (b. Sweden). Mother: Eliabeth Hagberg (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 18, 1945, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MOTTONEN, EDWARD -- Age 57, born in Finland. Died Sept. 22, 1946, Grayland, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Cranberry grower. Father: Eska Mottonen. Burial Sept. 25, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HLIBOKI, HELEN -- Born August 9, 1909, Aberdeen, Wash. Died Sept. 25, 1946, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: respiratory failure; tuberculosis. Wife of Andrew M. Hliboki (age 34). Father: Alfred Matson. Mother: Wilhalmina Manni. Burial Sept. 28, 1946, Masonic Cemetery, Elma, Wash.
BENSON, MINNIE -- Born April 11, 1875, Finland. Died Sept. 26, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Wife of Victor Benson (age 64). Father: Henry Valber. Burial Sept. 28, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, SELMA J. -- Born January 3, 1893, Finland. Died Sept. 29, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic lymphatic leukemia. Widow of Gus Hendrickson. Waitress, Morck Hotel. Father: Matt Newman. Mother: Johanna Carlson. Burial Oct. 2, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
JOSEPHSON, JOHN -- Born March 18, 1878, Finland. Died Oct. 11, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of prostate; chronic myocarditis. Single. Retired logger. Father: Joseph Josephson. Burial Oct. 15,1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STROM, CHARLES JOHN -- Born September 6, 1873, Narpes, Finland. Died Oct. 11, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Single. Logger. Father: Matt Strom. Mother: Anna Stena Raas. Burial Oct. 16, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
LINDFORS, LENNART F. -- Born March 28, 1888, Finland. Died Nov. 1, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Husband of Hilma Frojd. Timber faller, logging. Father: Otto Lindfors. Mother: Wilhmina Jokkala. Informant: J.H. Lindfors, San Francisco, Calif. Burial Nov. 6, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JUSSILA, LULA A. -- Born February 23, 1899, Finland. Died Nov. 8, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: uremia; cardio-vascular renal disease. Wife of Matt Jussila. Father: Jack Sippola. Mother: Alina Brittinen. Informant: Mrs. Jack Kuka, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Nov. 11, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
HEBACKA, WILLIAM E. -- Born January 16, 1909, Sand Coulee, Montana. Died Nov. 17, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; angina pectoris. Husband of Wanda (age 34). Mill worker, West Coast Plywood. Father: August Hebacka. Mother: Aina Simu. Burial Nov. 20, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ERICKSON, EDLA SUSANNA -- Born July 29, 1882, Orvias, Finland. Died Nov. 21, 1946, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis. Widow of Charles Erickson. Father: Henry Thor. Informant: Reinard Erickson, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Nov. 29, 1946, Hoquiam, Wash.
BERGMAN, VICTOR EMANUEL -- Born October 11, 1869, Vasa, Finland. Died Dec. 8, 1946, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; bronchial pneumonia. Husband of Alma A. Hallenius (age 58). Fisherman, longshoreman. Father: Seaman Udes. Mother: Elizabeth Shansons. Informant: Effina Bergman, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Dec. 10, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LINDQUIST, ANNA BRITA -- Born March 4, 1885, Finland. Died Dec. 8, 1946, Emericks Convalescent Home, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: virus pneumonia; cerebral hemorrhage; hypertension. Wife of Andrew A. Lindquist (age 61). Father: Matts Dahlberg. Mother: Maria Louisa Lindman. Burial Dec. 12, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NIEMI, OTTO -- Born about 1891 in Finland. Died Dec. 9, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: hung himself; suicide; chronic alcoholism. Widower of Helmi Hannukane. Timber bucker, logging. Burial Dec. 16, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SELIN, JOHN E. -- Born June 20, 1877, Helsingfors, Finland. Died Dec. 23, 1946, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia with emphysemic influenza. Widower of Anna Sederman. Gillnet fisherman. Father: John Selin. Informant: Lester A. Selin, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Dec. 26, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
OSTERBERG, MATHIAS WILHELM -- Born October 10, 1879, Malax, Finland. Died Dec. 27, 1946, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: angina pectoris. Husband of Adele A. Staf (age 62). Carpenter, general building and shipyard. Father: Mathias Osterberg. Mother: Katherine Swen. Burial Dec. 30, 1946, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MAKI, HENRY -- Born July 17, 1888, Finland. Died Dec. 31, 1946, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; chronic nephritis. Single. Shoemaker. Burial Jan. 3, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.

 

1947

HATTULA, HENRY -- Born September 18, 1887, Finland. Died Jan. 13, 1947, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; diabetes mellitus. Single. Logger. Father: Matt Hattula. Mother: Anna. Burial Jan. 15, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ERICKSON, CARL -- Born about 1900 in Finland. Died Jan. 22, 1947, near Markham, Wash. Cause of death: drowning, probably accidental; last seen Dec. 5, 1946. Body found Jan. 22, 1947. Single. Timber faller, M&B Logging. Burial Feb. 3, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
PALMROTH, LISA -- Born September 28, 1872, Finland. Died Jan. 29, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral thrombosis. Wife of John A. Palmroth (age 70). Father: Sylvester Saariaho. Informant: Pearl Palmroth, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Feb. 1, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KARIMAKI, MARY HILDA -- Born March 12, 1886, Waasa, Finland. Died Jan. 30, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Wife of Ivar Karimaki (age 57). Father: Isaac Harris. Mother: Elizabeth Rautamaki. Burial Feb. 2, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LUOMA, JACK (JAAKKO WALFRED) -- Born March 7, 1885, Finland. Died Jan. 30, 1947, Copalis Crossing, Wash. Cause of death: acute cardiac failure. Single. Logger, pulp wood cutter. Burial Feb. 5, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
HOLM, ROBERT -- Born August 5, 1883, Finland. Died Feb. 6, 1947, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Bucker, logging. Father: Joseph Holm. Mother: Mary Matula. Burial Feb. 8, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
CARLSON, HENRY E. -- Born March 14, 1882, Narpes, Finland. Died Feb. 7, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of lung. Husband of Gertrude Quinlan (age 53). Moulder, iron foundry. Father: Karl Carlson. Burial Feb. 11, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
FOGDE, ISAAC -- Born February 13, 1896, Malax, Finland. Died Feb. 28, 1947, near Moclips, Wash. Cause of death: multiple fractures of skull and face; struck by broken block in logging operation, Polson Canmp #6. Husband of Edith (age 48). Chaser, logging. Father: Jonas Fogde. Mother: Sophia Swen. Informant: Carl Fogde, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial March 8, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
TALSO, JOKOP VICTOR -- Born February 22, 1879, Finland. Died March 10, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; cirrhosis of liver. Husband of Amanda Gonkkire. Tailor, general merchandise work. Father: Henry Talso. Informant: Manta Talso, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial March 15, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KUNTO, AUGUST -- Born October 15, 1889, Lapua, Finland. Died March 12, 1947, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Widower of Mary Heinonen. Longshoreman. Father: Matt Kunto. Mother: Susanna Kaukala. Burial March 15, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, WILHELM -- Born August 6, 1879, Finland. Died March 15, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: acute cardiac dilatation; acute pulmonary congestion. Laborer, logging camp; retired several years. Burial March 20, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RAY, ARNE SANFORD -- Born July 22, 1908, Bonner, Montana. Died March 18, 1947, City Jail, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: suicidal hanging. Single. Stevedore. Father: Michael S. Ray. Mother: Hilma Koski. Informant: Hilma Ray, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial March 21, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STENROOS, WALTER JOHN -- Born February 18, 1878, Finland. Died Apr. 9, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Single. Sailor and stevedore. Burial Apr. 14, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ODLAND, OLIVER -- Born December 20, 1887, Finland. Died Apr. 11, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Mill worker, lumber mill. Single. Burial Apr. 19, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
AHO, AKSEL ALBIN -- Born April 20, 1885, Uusikirkko, T.L., Finland. Died May 4, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Husband of Aina Marie Oksanen. Laborer, plywood manufacturing. Father: Frans Lindeman. Mother: Maria Matilda Dahlberg. Informant: Alan Aho, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial May 7, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NORME, EMIL -- Born February 24, 1874, Finland. Died May 9, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of pancreas. Husband of Alma (age 61). Farmer. Burial May 13, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HEIKKILA, ALFRED ANDREW -- Born August 16, 1879, Kalvia, Finland. Died May 21, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: acute coronary. Husband of Sofia (age 71). Blacksmith and mechanic. Father: Jacob Heikkila. Mother: Mary. Burial May 24, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
KORPI, JOHN -- Born January 18, 1889, Finland. Died May 21, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Widower. Sawfiler. Burial May 24, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KALLIO, MARTIN JOHN -- Born May 8, 1894, Finland. Died May 26, 1947 St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: skull fracture (accident); alcoholism. Husband of Lina Mackey (age 57). Drop man, sawmill. Father: John Kallio. Mother: Hilma. Burial May 31, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ANDERSON, LEE -- Born November 13, 1875, Finland. Died May 27, 1947, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; arthritis. Widower of Bette. Sawmills, lumbering. Father: Anders Anderson. Mother: Greta Hansen. Burial May 29, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LAPPI, ANTTI J. -- Born August 14, 1879, Finland. Died June 1, 1947, McClary Convalescent Home, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: chronic endocarditis; chronic nephritis. Single. Logger. Burial June 3, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
AHO, CHARLES V. -- Born June 20, 1891, Finland. Died June 2, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary edema; carcinoma of prostate. Husband of Tyyne Myrsky (age 54). Stevedore. Father: Salo. Mother: Susanna. Burial June 5, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STENBERG, JOHAN A. -- Born December 27, 1864, Finland. Died June 2, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of prostate. Single. Laborer. Burial June 5, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
STROM, ALENA M. -- Born February 14, 1891, Vasa, Finland. Died June 2, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: gastric carcinoma. Wife of Oscar F. Strom (age 64). Father: Gustav Engstrom. Mother: Anna. Informant: Raynor Strom, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial June 5, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KOIVISTO, SANDRA LYDIA -- Born April 19, 1887, Ridasjarvie, Finland. Died June 8, 1947, Montesano, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Widow of John Koivisto. Cook in restaurant, retired 3 years. Father: Emanuel Martin. Mother: Josephine Koskunen. Informant: Leo Koivisto, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial June 11, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
SUND, FRED -- Born August 10, 1890, New York City, New York. Died June 9, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary artery disease. Husband of Laina (age 54). Planer drop man, sawmill. Father: John Alfred Sund. Mother: Sanna M. Prast. Informant: Eric A. Sund, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial June 12, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
HEIKKILA, JOHN E. -- Age 76, born in Finland. Died June 10, 1947, Grayland, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac deterioritation; arteriosclerosis. Widower of Katy. Retired cranberry grower. Informant: Edward Heikla, Grayland, Wash. Burial June 14, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
BRANNBACK, JONAS ALFRED -- Born August 13, 1887, Malax, Finland. Died June 16, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral embolism. Widower of Hannah Long. Millwright, foreman, plywood industry. Father: John Alfred Brannback. Mother: Maria Nordman. Informant: Clara Erickson, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial June 18, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
ROMAN, ALEXANDER -- Born January 17, 1883, Vasa, Finland. Died June 19, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Husband of Fannie Lemanen (age 55). Restaurant operator, retired about 10 years. Father: John Roman. Mother: Elizabeth. Informant: Rene R. Roman, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial June 21, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
GABRIELSON, MATHILDA E. -- Born January 29, 1880, Malax, Finland. Died July 4, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Widow of Halvar Gabrielson. Father: Johann Malm. Mother: Katherine Klockars. Informant: A.E. Gabrielson, Shelton, Wash. Burial July 8, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
LIND, HERMAN -- Born January 16, 1886, Finland. Died July 5, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; generalized arteriosclerosis. Single. Logger, Polson Logging Co. Burial July 9, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
PETERSON, LOUIE ARNOLD -- Born June 17, 1906, Astoria, Oregon. Died July 18, 1947, Westport, Wash. Cause of death: accidental drowning. Probably fell from dock at Westport; about 10 days later body recovered. Single. Deep sea fisherman. Father: Theodore Ludwig Peterson (b. Sveneca, Denmark). Mother: Anna Rauto (b. Finland). Cremation July 31, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
POUKKULA, ANDREW -- Born May 3, 1878, Finland. died July 25, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Widower of Elizabeth. Shoemaker. Father: Matt Poukkula (b. Kaloji, Finland). Mother: Mary Mattonen (b. Kaloji, Finland). Informant: Mary Hasting, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial July 28, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
HILL, ANTON -- Born May 28, 1883, Finland. Died Aug. 4, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; post-operative bowel obstruction; strangulated hernia. Divorced from Amanda Wilhelmina Niitypaa (age 60). Farmer (retired 15 years), cranberry growing. Father: Anton Hiire. Informant: Charley A.Hill, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Aug. 7, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
PETERSON, ANNA C. -- Born August 23, 1883, Oulun Laani, Kellon Kyla, Finland. Died Aug. 12, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; arteriosclerosis. Widow of Theodore Peterson. Father: Rauto. Informant: Albert Peterson, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Aug. 16, 1947, Wynoochee, Montesano, Wash.
AHO, ELI K. -- Born December 10, 1880, Finland. Died Sept. 3, 1947, Oakhurst Sanitorium, Elma, Wash. Cause of death: advanced tuberculosis. Widower. Mill hand, lumber. Father: Selmer Aho. Mother: Liisa Anderson (b. Sweden). Removal Sept. 3, 1947, to Aberdeen, Wash.
NEWMAN, VICTOR -- Born June 3, 1886, Finland. Died Sept. 27, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure; secondary anemia; tubercular abscess of pelvis. Single. Common laborer, Acme Door Co. Burial Oct. 4, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
TAKKUNEN, IDA JULEANA -- Born March 19, 1872, Finland. Died Sept. 27, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac decompensation. Widow of Matti Takkunen. Burial Sept. 30, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
CARLBERG, GUST HJALMAR -- Age 60, born in Finland. Died Oct. 4, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic endocarditis. Single. Janitor. Burial Oct. 9, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HAKANEN, JACK -- Born August 27, 1879, Finland. Died Oct. 6, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: chronic endocarditis. Single. Janitor. Burial Oct. 9, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HURME, SELMA -- Born April 18, 1891, Finland. Died Oct. 8, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: anuria; cholecystitis; nephritis. Wife of Frank Hurma (age 52). Match machine operator, Dixfield Match Co. Father: Victor Lindroos. Mother: Hedvik Arppola. Informant: Frank Hurma, Cloquet, Minn. Removal Oct. 9, 1947, to Cloquet, Minn.
LAINE, OSCAR -- Born January 28, 1884, Finland. Died Oct. 12, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: left ventricular failure; tertiary syphilis. Divorced. Clerk cigar store. Cremation Oct. 16, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.ss
LINDHOLM, PAUL W. -- Born February 245, 1879, Finland. Died Oct. 17, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis. Widower of Josephine Lonnquist. Mill worker, Alaska fisherman. Father: Richard Lindholm. Mother: Tamlander. Informant: N. Lindholm, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Oct. 20, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
MYLLYMAKI, MATTI (MATT MAKI) -- Born July 24, 1874, Kaustinen, Finland. Died Oct. 18, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: perforated duodenal ulcer. Single. Logger, retired. Burial Oct. 20, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
ERICKSON, EDWIN E. -- Born November 11, 1888, Finland. Died Oct. 19, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Divorced from Lempi Ylinen (age 51). Lath mill contractor. Father: Erick Grandholm. Mother: Kathryn Birels. Informant: Mrs. Oiva Johnson, Grayland, Wash. Burial Oct. 22, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
NIEMI, ANDREW -- Born May 1, 1886, Finland. Died Oct. 20, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion. Husband of Hilma Palo (age 55). Longshoreman. Father: Nestor Suoniemi. Mother: Mary Heikkila. Burial Oct. 23, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
TIKKANEN, FREDRICK J. (FRED ALTO) -- Age 73, born in Finland. Died Nov. 2, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Single. Logger. Burial Nov. 7, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
TETZLAFF, HELEN -- Born January 12, 1900, Finland. Died Nov. 7, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cardiac failure. Wife of Arthur F. Tetzlaff (age 52). Father: Solomon Kosonen. Mother: Katherine J. Rammia. Burial Nov. 12, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
HELLSTEN, GUSTAV ADOLPH -- Born about 1883 in Finland. Died Nov. 23, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: fatally burned and suffocated; fire in his boat house. Single. Common laborer, construction and logging. Burial Dec. 2, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
KOSKI, EINAR JOHN -- Born July 4, 1907, Aberdeen, Wash. Died Nov. 26, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: epilepsy. Single. Engine room worker, Merchant Marine. Father: Charles Koski. Mother: Elizabeth Sippanen. Informant: Rudolph Mikula, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Dec. 1, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
LARSON, JOHANNA -- Born August 17, 1869, Nornas, Finland. Died Nov. 27, 1947, Emericks Rest Home, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of stomach. Wife of Jacob Edward Larson (age 71). Informant: Erki Larson, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial Nov. 29, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
KUMPULA, ELSA -- Born January 10, 1890, Finland. Died Dec. 4, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of lungs, breast. Wife of Elmer Kumpula (age 53). Father: Matt Forsman. Burial Dec. 9, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
RANTA, FRANS HANS -- Born July 12, 1903, Finland. Died Dec. 10, 1947, Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: coronary occlusion; chronic myocarditis. Husband of Eva Anderson (age 42). Owner and operator, shoe repair shop. Father: Frank Frederick Ranta. Mother: Soni Lehto. Burial Dec. 13, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
THORS, ERIC R. -- Born August 10, 1892, Vasa, Finland. Died Dec. 24, 1947, St. Joseph Hospital, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: hepatic insufficiency; obstruction from metastatic carcinoma of the larynx. Single. Laborer in building foundation work. Father: Henry Thors. Burial Dec. 27, 1947, Hoquiam, Wash.
WIRTANEN, JOHN -- Born October 6, 1870, Finland. Died Dec. 25, 1947, Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: fractures of pelvis, both thighs and both lower legs (left compound). Struck by one or more motor vehicles. Multiple abrasions, contusions and lacerations. Widower of Eila Fregrien. Deep sea fisherman (Alaska), retired. Informant: John Wirta, Aberdeen, Wash. Burial Dec. 30, 1947, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.

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