Ironwood Obituaries

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  • 3 hrs ago | via Daily Globe 

    Esther Mallum

    She was born June 8, 1919, in the town of Franzen, Marathon County, Wis ., daughter of the late Michael and Julia Cebula. She married Harold Mallum on Nov. 30, 1940, at St. Jospeph's Catholic Church in Galloway, Wis ., where they owned a farm.

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  • 3 hrs ago | via Daily Globe 

    18th annual John Jarvi run to be held Saturday

    For the 18th time, area runners will run in the memory of John Jarvi Jr. as the Ironwood cross country team hosts its annual fundraiser in downtown Ironwood on Saturday. Jarvi, who was an avid runner and supporter of the community, passed away in 1996 after battling brain cancer, explained cross country coach Benjamin Schmandt.

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  • 9 hrs ago | via Daily Globe 

    Raymond W. 'Ray' Mollard

    Raymond W. "Ray" Mollard, 62, of Ashland, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at the Golden Living Center Court Manor in Ashland. He graduated in 1971 from Luther L. Wright High School in Ironwood .

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  • Monday May 18 | via Daily Globe 

    Clara M. "Mickey" Blomberg

    Clara M. "Mickey" Blomberg, 93, of North Ironwood Township , died peacefully Friday, May 8, 2015, at Aspirus Grand View Hospital in Ironwood , with her loving family by her side. The former Clara Behrendt was born May 24, 1921, in Ironwood , daughter of the late Albert and Lillis Behrendt.

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  • Wednesday May 13 | via Daily Globe 

    Alice E. Lehto

    Alice was born on Jan. 17, 1934, in Wakefield , daughter of the late August and Hilda Nieminen. She had been a longtime Ironwood Township resident, and was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Ironwood .

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  • Monday May 11 | via Daily Globe 

    Frank 'Hub' Holevac

    Frank "Hub" Holevac, 98, of N10305 Sunset View St. in Bessemer , died Thursday, May 7, 2015, in Ironwood . He was born Feb. 10, 1917, in Anvil, son of the late Marc and Manda Holevac.

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  • Monday May 11 | via Daily Globe 

    Betty J. Saari

    Betty J. Saari, 84, a lifelong resident of Erwin Township, Ironwood , Mich ., died Sunday, May 10, 2015, at Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center Hospice in Duluth, with her loving family by her side. The former Betty Miller was born Aug. 29, 1930, in Ironwood , daughter of the late Fred and Lucretia Miller, attended grade school in Erwin Township, and graduated from Luther L. Wright High School.

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  • Saturday May 9 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Kuster, Terry V.

    TERRY V. KUSTER, 57 GRAY, TN. - Terry V. Kuster, 57, Gray, passed away, Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at the Johnson City Medical Center.

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  • Thursday May 7 | via Daily Globe 

    Michael S. Novak

    Michael attended the St. Ambrose Grade School and graduated from St. Ambrose High School with the class of 1969. In high school, he was one of the starting five players for the Ironwood Catholic High School Ramblers basketball team.

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  • Tuesday Apr 28 | via Daily Globe 

    June Marilyn Ceccon

    June Marilyn Ceccon, 82, died from medical complications due to Alzheimers on April 27, 2015, at Ecumen Nursing Home in North Branch, where she had been a patient since March 2012. The former June Moisio was born May 31, 1932, in Ironwood , Mich ., daughter of the late Walter and Lydia Moisio.

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  • Tuesday Apr 28 | via Daily Globe 

    Allan J. Kleimola

    He was born in Bessemer , Mich ., on Dec. 28, 1946, the son of the late Waino and Lempi Kleimola. On Jan. 18, 1969, in the First Presbyterian Church in Racine, he was united in marriage to the former Karen Richards.

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  • Friday Apr 24 | via Daily Globe 

    Carolyn M. Mukavtz

    WAUSAU, Wis.- Carolyn M. Mukavtz, 89, a former longtime Ironwood , Mich. resident, died peacefully Monday, April 20, 2015, at Wausau Manor in Wausau, with her loving family by her side.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via Daily Globe 

    Neil R. Rappley

    Neil R. Rappley, 76, of Ironwood Township , passed away Monday, April 20, 2015, at Westgate nursing facility. Neil was born Aug. 4, 1938, in Ironwood Township to the late Samual and Taimi Rappley.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via Daily Globe 

    Eleanor A. Koval

    She was born Oct. 5, 1917 in Iron Belt, daughter of the late John and Anna Hakala. She attended Iron Belt schools.

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  • Apr 21, 2015 | via Daily Globe 

    Marvin D. Smith

    Marvin D. Smith, 51, of Bessemer , passed away peacefully Saturday evening, April 18, 2015, at home with his family by his side. He was born Aug. 26, 1963, in Wakefield to Alan Dean and Wildah Lee Smith.

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  • Apr 21, 2015 | via Daily Globe 

    Colleen Perlberg Forte

    Colleen Perlberg Forte, 74, of Ironwood , reached the end of her journey Friday, April 17, 2015, at Aspirus Grand View Hospital in Ironwood . She was born Feb. 5, 1941, in Ironwood , daughter of the late Vincent and Mae Perlberg, and raised in Lincoln Park, Mich.

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  • Apr 19, 2015 | via Daily Globe 

    John H. Suutala

    John H. Suutala, 85, of Ironwood Township , passed away peacefully, surrounded by family at home on Friday, March 13, 2015, after a lengthy illness of COPD and chronic pneumonia. He served four years in the U.S. Air Force, in which three of these he was stationed near Leicester, England, where he met his beautiful bride of 61 years, Grace "Toni" Cheney.

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  • Apr 19, 2015 | via Daily Globe 

    Gail L. Choronzy

    Gail was born March 15, 1950, in Ironwood , daughter of the late Wallace and Lorraine Lehto. She attended Ironwood schools, graduating from the Luther L. Wright High School with the class of 1968.

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  • Apr 17, 2015 | via Daily Globe 

    Ann Rezatto Tortorilli

    Ann M. Rezatto Tortorilli, 100, of Ironwood , Mich ., died Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at Villa Maria Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hurley . Ann was born July 3, 1914, in Chicago, Ill ., daughter of the late Antonio and Domenica Pesavento.

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  • Apr 15, 2015 | via Daily Globe 

    James 'Jim' Ignatius McKay

    He was born on Oct. 3, 1927, in Ironwood , Mich ., to Belmont McKay and Victoria . James and his loving wife of nearly 60 years, Felicia , lived in Ironwood for much of their married life.

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