Obituaries

Kenneth Manninen
B: 1931-01-01
D: 2020-10-21
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Manninen, Kenneth
Donald Kilpela
B: 1953-10-21
D: 2020-10-15
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Kilpela, Donald
Clara Kivela
B: 1935-05-31
D: 2020-10-14
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Kivela, Clara
Bruce "Burpy" Murto
B: 1938-08-15
D: 2020-10-13
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Murto, Bruce "Burpy"
Marlene Lammi
D: 2020-10-12
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Lammi, Marlene
Robert Masnado
B: 1931-02-12
D: 2020-10-11
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Masnado, Robert
John Junttila
B: 1947-12-07
D: 2020-10-08
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Junttila, John
Cheryl Spry
B: 1959-02-12
D: 2020-10-08
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Spry, Cheryl
John Verbanac
B: 1972-03-19
D: 2020-10-08
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Verbanac, John
William Tolkkinen
B: 1928-02-15
D: 2020-10-07
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Tolkkinen, William
Peter Anttila
B: 1940-09-21
D: 2020-10-07
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Anttila, Peter
Virginia Newman
B: 1934-12-21
D: 2020-10-06
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Newman, Virginia
Nancy Nolen
B: 1936-01-26
D: 2020-10-01
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Nolen, Nancy
Elroy Antilla
B: 1929-11-20
D: 2020-09-30
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Antilla, Elroy
Carol Johnson
B: 1937-06-07
D: 2020-09-30
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Johnson, Carol
Lois Woodworth
B: 1928-05-02
D: 2020-09-21
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Woodworth, Lois
Andrea Lane
B: 1940-07-27
D: 2020-09-21
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Lane, Andrea
Uno Isaacson
B: 1925-06-14
D: 2020-09-19
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Isaacson, Uno
Jalmer Goodman
B: 1929-11-29
D: 2020-09-19
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Goodman, Jalmer
Robert Mac
B: 1973-04-10
D: 2020-09-17
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Mac, Robert
John Massi
B: 1934-05-01
D: 2020-09-08
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Massi, John

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