Somo Cemetery, Lincoln County, Wisconsin


Begin at the intersection of Highways 51 and 64 east of Merrill. Travel north on Highway 51 to Highway 8 north of Tomahawk - 27.2 miles. Turn west onto Highway 8 and travel west to Tripoli Road - 17.7 miles. Turn north onto Tripoli Road and travel to cemetery - 0.1 mile. Cemetery is on the south side of Tripoli Road. T. 35 N., R. 4 E., NE¼ of NW¼, section 5.

The rows run north to south; begin in the northeast corner, going north to south along each row.


Somo Cemetery, Lincoln County, Wisconsin

Date of Birth

Date of Death

Comments

Row

Stone

Baxter, John

Co. C 106 N.Y. Inf. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

11

2

Davidson, Ailie E.

1911

19??

On same stone with Laurie A. Davidson

23

1

Davidson, Andrew

1867

1947

Father

15

4

Davidson, Laurie A.

1903

1981

On same stone with Ailie E. Davidson

23

1

Davidson, Maria

1873

1941

Mother

15

5

Drews, Lena

February 14, 1865

June 4, 1920


11

1

Edmonds, Edward G.

1859

1945

Father

18

8

Fisher, Stanley J.

November 18, 1921

October 13, 1977

CPL. U.S. Marine Corps. World War II. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

24

2

Greene, Harry J.

January 4, 1901

August 24, 1945

Wisconsin PVT. HQ DET Station Com. World II. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

9

4

Greene, John

1872

1940

On same stone with Margaret Greene

9

5

Greene, Margaret

1876

1941

On same stone with John Greene

9

5

Hauta, Hilda

1897

1975

Mother

19

6

Hauta, Oscar

1884

1948

Father

19

7

Hegber, Agnes

On same stone with George & Julia Hegber

21

5

Hegber, George

On same stone with Agnes & Julia Hegber

21

5

Hegber, Julia

1891

1971

On same stone with Agnes & George Hegber

21

5

Hendrickson, Anna

1893

1970

On same stone with William Hendrickson

4

5

Hendrickson, Helena

1860

1938

Mother

18

7

Hendrickson, William

1888

1967

On same stone with Anna Hendrickson

4

5

Hervi, E. W.

1911

1972

Father

21

3

Hervi, John

1879

1951


10

1

Hervi, Marlene Jean

1938

1942


8

4

Hill, Agnes M. E.

1923

1944

Daughter

9

1

Hill, Ina E.

1900

1968

Mother

9

2

Hooten, Elsie Marie

1917

19??

On same stone with Henry Milton Hooten

21

1

Hooten, Henry Milton

1908

1982

On same stone with Elsie Marie Hooten

21

1

Johnson, Charles


18

4

Johnson, Julius

1870

1942

Father

18

6

Johnson, Mary

1875

1925

Mother

17

9

Jokela, Eino A.

1904

1975

On same stone with Roger A. & Florence Jokela

24

3

Jokela, Florence

1910

19??

On same stone with Roger A. & Eino A. Jokela

24

3

Jokela, Roger A.

1936

1956

On same stone with Florence & Eino A. Jokela

24

3

Jones, Amelia C.

1880

1943

Mother

15

3

Jones, Elwood

1877

1943

Father

15

2

Jones, Elwood Jr.

1910

1915

On same stone with Nellie Jones

13

4

Jones, Lucile

1905

1919

On same stone with Myra Jones

13

4

Jones, Myra

1902

1920

On same stone with Lucile Jones

13

4

Kalk, Iwan J.

1868

1931

Father

17

7

Kangas, Charles Lee

December 1, 1954

May 18, 1972

Son

19

2

kangas, Elma E.

March 31, 1924


Mother. On same stone with Emil O. Kangas

19

1

Kangas, Emil O.

July 2, 1922


Father. On same stone with Elma E. Kangas

19

1

Kangas, Hilda M.

1901

1935

Mother. On same stone with Waino A. Kangas

13

1

Kangas, Waino A.

1895

19??

Father. On same stone with Hilda M. Kangas

13

1

Kenkkila, Anna Maria

1874

1945

Mother

4

4

Kenkkila, George W.

July 2, 1936

November 16, 1961

Wisconsin - PFC. Co. B 127 Inf. 32 Inf. Div. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

4

3

Kenkkila, Lempi M.

May 27, 1912

February 5, 1944

Mother

4

2

Keskinen, John J.

July 15, 1907

May 21, 1967

Wisconsin PFC 3018 Base Unit AAF. World War II. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

17

1

Keskinen, Mary E.

1888

1932

Mother. On same stone with Matt E. Keskinen

10

7

Keskinen, Matt E.

1886

1969

Father. On same stone with Mary E. Keskinen

10

7

Korpela, Otto

1887

1966

On same stone with Sofia Korpela

15

1

Korpela, Sofia

1885

1980

On same stone with Otto Korpela

15

1

Koski, Anna

1911

19??

On same stone with Arnold Koski

24

1

Koski, Armas

1906

1971


17

14

Koski, Arnold

1909

19??

On same stone with Anna Koski

24

1

Koski, Sakri J.

1877

1947

Father

18

3

Kotila

Wooden marker, fresh grave

22

3

Kotila, Mary S.

1883

1941

Mother. On same stone with Robert M. Kotila

5

1

Kotila, Robert M.

1879

1940

Father. On same stone with Mary S. Kotila

5

1

Krohn, Lena May

1916

1924


1

1

Kujala, Matt

1881

1948


18

2

Laaksonen (?), John William

1918

1924


8

7

Laaksonen (?), Wayne

1915

1935


8

9

Laaksonen, Fred A.

1880

1951

Father. On same stone with Lydia M. Laaksonen

8

8

Laaksonen, John F.

1877

1924

Father

17

11

Laaksonen, Lydia M.

1882

1965

Mother. On same stone with Fred A. Laaksonen

8

8

Laaksonen, Olga M.

1880

1932

Mother

17

10

Laine, Leo J.

1911

1970

Father

21

9

Lindahl, Joseph

1904

1973

Father

21

6

Lohr, Karl J.

April 15, 1878

December 27, 1936


10

5

Longtin, Donald W. P.

1914

1929


18

9

Maki, John

1876

1950

Father. On same stone with Justiina Maki

9

3

Maki, June E.

1935

1936

Daughter

13

2

Maki, Justiina

1873

1949

Mother. On same stone with John Maki

9

3

Maki, Nick

May 6, 1878

July 13, 1953

Father. On same stone with Wendla Maki

8

3

Maki, Toivo

1897

1971


21

4

Maki, Wendla

January 15, 1878

November 2, 1948

Mother. On same stone with Nick Maki

8

3

Mantyla, Anton

January 15, 1886

January 31, 1947

Father

8

6

Mantyla, Edward W.

1916

1976

Same person as in row 20, stone 1. On same stone with Laina J. Mantyla

21

7

Mantyla, Edward W.

January 22, 1916

October 27, 1976

Tec. 4 U.S. Army. World War II. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

20

1

Mantyla, Emelia

September 23, 1886

April 24, 1968

Mother

8

5

Mantyla, Laina J.

1919

19??

On same stone with Edward W. Mantyla

21

7

Mantyla, Lesley P.

March 25, 1923

December 9, 1970

Brother. Same person as in row 20, stone 2

21

8

Mantyla, Lesly

March 25, 1923

December 9, 1970

Wisconsin PVT. Co. B 143 Infantry. World War II. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

20

2

Mattson, George M.

March 7, 1918

December 25, 1944

Wisconsin CPL. HQ DET PW Camp. World War II. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

16

2

Mattson, George Michael

March 7, 1918

December, 1944

Cpl. Same person as row 16, stone 2

17

5

Mattson, Johanna

1886

1963

Mother

17

4

Mattson, Matt

1876

1955

Father

17

3

Mattson, Walter

1911

1975

Same person as row 16, stone 1

17

2

Mattson, Walter W.

October 26, 1911

March 23, 1975

PVT. U.S. Army. World War II. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

16

1

Mesun, Justin

1894

1972


21

2

Nellie, Jones

1907

1919

On same stone with Elwood Jones, Jr.

13

4

Niemi

Niemi family stone

6

1

Niemi, Ernest LeRoy

July 27, 1930

January 15, 1945

Son

8

2

Niemi, Frank W.

1889

1975

On same stone with Ida Niemi

22

2

Niemi, Ida

1888

1977

On same stone with Frank W. Niemi

22

2

Niemi, Richard U.

January 30, 1924

October 20, 1944

Wisconsin PFC. 349 Inf. 88 Inf. Div.. World War II PH. Metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

7

1

Niemi, Richard Urho

1924

1944

Son. Died in combat in Italy.. World War II Vet. 88 Div. 349 Inf. (Same person as row 7, stone 1)

8

1

Niemi, Rudolph

1919

19??


22

1

Nurmi

Nurmi family stone

13

3

Nurmi, Fiina

1881

1953

Mother

12

2

Nurmi, Frank

1874

1928

Father

12

1

Olli, Kriste

1867

1914


4

1

Perkio, Amalia

1854

1924

Mother

3

1

Perkio, J.

1858

1939


3

1

Peterson, Hans C.

1869

1923

Father

17

13

Rice, Mary E.

1898

1977

Mother On same stone with Rodney W. Rice

10

6

Rice, Rodney W.

1898

1946

Father. On same stone with Mary E. Rice

10

6

Rowell, Eleanor

July 11, 1927

June 2, 1928


10

3

Rowell, Karen J.

1946


10

2

Rucker, James

1875

1958

Father. On same stone with Martha Rucker

19

8

Rucker, Martha

1884

1939

Mother. On same stone with James Rucker

19

8

Rucker, Thaddeus J.

1907

1963


19

9

Russell, Robert E.

July 11, 1912

August 5, 1931


10

4

Saari, Frank

1872

1966

Father. On same stone with Vera Saari

17

6

Saari, Hilja J.

1903

19??

Mother. On same stone with John J. Saari

18

1

Saari, John J.

1891

1967

Father. On same stone with Hilja J. Saari

18

1

Saari, Vera

1874

1938

Mother. On same stone with Frank Saari

17

6

Smith, Amy H.

1939

1962

Daughter

19

4

Trice, Grace F.

1902

1983

Mother

2

1

Waris, Tilda

1862

1926


17

8

Wells, Hilma

1918

1955

Mother

19

5

Westergren

Westergren family stone

15

6

Westergren, Frank

1905

1936

Son

14

3

Westergren, John

1884

1928


14

1

Westergren, Leo J.

1907

1935

Son

14

2

Westergren, Norma M.

1920

19??

On same stone with Raymond E. Westergren

19

3

Westergren, Raymond E.

1912

1972

On same stone with Norma M. Westergren

19

3

Westergren, Sanna

1884

1945

Mother

17

12

Zwick, George

1870

1924


9

6

Zwick, Herman

1897

1918


8

10

?, Fiina

1861

1931


18

5

?

Only this metal marker: American War Veteran - U.S.

19

10

Surveyed by Mary Lagerbloom and Esther Skofronick, September, 1984.