Ironwood Obituaries

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  • 18 hrs ago | 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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  • 18 hrs ago | via Daily Globe 

    Isabelle Haapoja

    Isabelle attended the Barber School, Washington Elementary School and was valedictorian of the A.D. Johnson High School Class of 1941. Isabelle worked at the Grand View Hospital in the business department during her high school years.

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  • Monday Mar 23 | via Daily Globe 

    John A. Mussatti

    John was born on July 11, 1934, in Bessemer , son of the late Magdalene Adamczak Mussatti. He attended Bessemer schools and graduated from A.D. Johnston High School in 1952.

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  • Monday Mar 23 | via Daily Globe 

    Helen Oberto

    Helen Oberto, 94, of Iron Belt, passed away peacefully at Mellen Manor on Saturday, March 21, 2015, following a brief illness. Helen was born Sept.

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  • Friday Mar 20 | via Daily Globe 

    John H. Suutala

    John H. Suutala, 85, of Vanderhagen Road, Ironwood Township , passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at home on Friday, March 13, 2015, after a lengthy illness of COPD and chronic pneumonia. John was born Nov. 4, 1929, in Ironwood , son of the late Johannes and Lydia Suutala.

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  • Friday Mar 20 | via Daily Globe 

    Dianne M. Hanson

    Dianne M. Hanson, 67, of Saxon , died peacefully Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Memorial Medical Center in Ashland, with her loving family by her side. The former Dianne Bluse was born March 13, 1948, in Ashland, daughter of Elizabeth "Bette" and the late Clayton "Chick" Bluse.

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  • Tuesday Mar 17 | via Daily Globe 

    Rose J. Armata

    Rose J. Armata, 92, of Ironwood , died peacefully Sunday, March 15, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield , with her loving family by her side. The former Rose DaRonco was born March 8, 1923, in Kimball, Wis ., daughter of the late John and Regina DaRonco, attended St. Mary's Catholic Grade School in Hurley and graduated with honors from Lincoln High School, Hurley , in June 1941.

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  • Monday Mar 16 | via Daily Globe 

    Eugene A. Martell

    Eugene A. Martell, age 90, of Larch Street in Ironwood , died Saturday, March 14, 2015, in Ironwood . He was born June 14, 1924, in Minneapolis, son of the late Fred and Anne Martell.

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  • Monday Mar 16 | via Patch.com 

    Lake Bluff Obituary: Kenneth E. Long, 92

    Kenneth E. Long, 92, of Lake Bluff, died March 12, 2015. He was born in Council Bluffs, IA to the late John and Rose Long.

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  • Thursday Mar 12 | via Daily Globe 

    Ray C. Hallberg

    Ray Clifford Hallberg, 61, of Fair Oaks, Calif ., passed away due to complications from cancer on March 2, 2015, in the Federal Way home of his mother, Rita Ryan. Ray was born to Ray Hallberg, of Wakefield , Mich ., and Rita Ann Ryan, of Ironwood , Mich ., on Sept.

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  • Saturday Mar 7 | via Daily Globe 

    Norma T. Rigoni

    Norma T. Rigoni, 87, of Bessemer , died Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Wakefield . Norma was born at Grand View Hospital on April 27, 1927, to the late John and Mary Ann Perucca.

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  • Thursday Mar 5 | via Daily Globe 

    Elsie D. Friedman

    Elsie D. Friedman passed away on Feb. 27, 2015, in Escanaba, at the home of her daughter, Darcy. Elsie was born in Bessemer on Dec. 14, 1919, the daughter of Sam and Amelia Cerioni.

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  • Thursday Mar 5 | via Daily Globe 

    Dorothy L. Kangas

    Dorothy L. Kangas, 95, of Saline, formerly of Ironwood Township , passed away on Monday, March 2, 2015, at the Saline Evangelical Home in Saline. She was born Nov. 28, 1919, in Waltz, the daughter of David and Augusta Schaefer.

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  • Wednesday Mar 4 | via Daily Globe 

    Thomas P. Dooley

    He was the beloved husband for 52 years of Mary ; loving father of Vanessa Koppenhaver, Michael and Corbin Dooley; cherished grandfather of Megan and Lauryn Dooley; and dear brother-in-law of Albert and Joseph Tibaldo. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant sister; nephew, Brian Tibaldo; niece, Rosemary Cook; brothers-in-law, Orlando , Johnny , Bruno Tibaldo.

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  • Wednesday Mar 4 | via Daily Globe 

    Evelyn R. Lewinski

    HURLEY, Wis.- Evelyn R. Lewinski, 94, of Ironwood , Mich ., died Monday, March 2, 2015, at Villa Maria Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hurley . The former Evelyn Kutil was born Sept.

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  • Tuesday Mar 3 | via Daily Globe 

    Roy E. Bekkala

    Roy E. Bekkala, age 76, of 201 West Gogebic Street, Ironwood , died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Wakefield . He was born February 1, 1939, in Wolverine, son of the late Raymond and Lydia Bekkala.

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  • Tuesday Mar 3 | via Daily Globe 

    Janet Marie Setterlund

    Janet was born on Oct. 28, 1941, in Ironwood , Mich ., daughter of Hjalmer and Vivian Setterlund. She was a longtime resident of the Iron County area.

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  • Tuesday Mar 3 | via Daily Globe 

    Barney T. Salmi

    Barney T. Salmi, 96, of Sunset Road, Ironwood Township , a proud Finn, died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield . He was born March 12, 1918, in Bessemer , son of the late August and Matilda Salmi, attended Puritan Grade School, and graduated from A.D. Johnston High School in 1935.

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  • Thursday Feb 26 | via Daily Globe 

    Marjorie M. Frei

    Marjorie M. Frei, 86, of Breitung Township, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at Hyland Nursing Home in Iron Mountain. In the last days of her life God blessed each of her family members with tender moments by her side.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via Daily Globe 

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