Sunday, August 8, 2010
OIER - Dr. George W., in Oakland, December 28, 1980, husband of Norma H. OIER of Sonoma, father of Mary M. McCRACKEN of Walnut Creek and Nancy E. RANDALL of Sonora, brother of Mildred M. HAMM of Santa Rosa and Doris M. WILLIAMS of Hayward, grandfather of David, Jimmy, and Robbie McCRACKEN and Peter, Jennifer, and Bryan RANDALL. No services held.
PAWSON - Elna FORSELL, in Forestville, CA, age 93 years. Wife of the late Richard Hunt PAWSON, mother of Dawn BEAN, Joan NELSON, Lynn HALE and the late Richard Forsell PAWSON, sister of Mildred MARTENS and Norma OIER, 19 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A 60-year resident of Albany, CA. Funeral December 27, 1996, interment Sunset View Cemetery, El Cerrito, CA.
PARR - Bertha M., in San Francisco, December 13, 1960, wife of Elmer PARR, mother of Audrey JOHNSTON and Loretta ROSE, sister of Mrs. Enez JOHANSSON and Mrs. Mildred ULSTAD, five grandchildren. A native of Pargas, Finland, age 57 years. Funeral December 16, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
CARLSON - Leonard W., in San Francisco, December 8, 1956, husband of Mildred A. CARLSON, father of Leonard A. and Joelle Z. CARLSON, brother of Enez JOHANSSON, Bertha PARR, and Mildred ULSTAD, age 44 years. Funeral December 11, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
ULSTAD - Birger O., in Santa Rosa, November 13, 1968, husband of Mildred ULSTAD, father of Marlene LEONARD and Carol ULSTAD, grandfather of Darla. A native of Trondheim, Norway; funeral November 18, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
KARLSON - Otto, in San Francisco, November 10, 1949, husband of Alvina KARLSON, father of Enez JOHANSSON, Bertha PARR, Saimi BLANKS, Leonard CARLSON, and Mildred ULSTAD, eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren. A native of Pargas, Finland, aged 70 years. Funeral November 14, 1949, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
PETERSON - Augusta, in San Francisco, October 20, 1982, mother of Hugh, Sana, and Marie PETERSON and the late Louis PETERSON, sister of Frances GUTHRIE and James MAGUIRE; funeral October 23, 1982, interment San Diego, CA.
HOLM - Oscar B., in Sunnyvale, October 17, 1986, husband of Mildred HOLM, father of David HOLM of Irvine, CA, brother of Elna COKH of San Pablo, CA, and Irene BRINK of Santa Rosa, CA, brother-in-law of Lorraine CORDREY of Sunnyvale, Helen and Floyd CLAY of Mt. View, and Emma DANIELS of Arcadia, a native of Los Altos, CA, aged 77 years. Services October 29, 1986, interment Alta Mesa Memorial Park, Palo Alto, CA.
SUNDELL - George, in Palo Alto, September 29, 1979, husband of Helga SUNDELL for 48 years, also survived by one brother in Austria, two sisters in Finland; a native of Finland, aged 82 years. Funeral October 3, 1979.
FRANKSON - Edna M., in San Francisco, September 18, 1987, wife of the late Carl Alvar FRANKSON, mother of Dolores A. MODE and Elroy C. FRANKSON, grandmother of Irene M. Lavaysse, Diane E. MODE, and Suzanne M. FRANKSON, great-grandmother of Mark and Scott LAVAYSSE, mother-in-law to Lucille FRANKSON and Ray MODE; retired employee of the City and County of San Francisco. Interment Olivet Memorial Park.
JOHNSON - Charles H., in San Francisco, September 18, 1944, husband of Alvina JOHNSON, father of Mrs. Signe HOLM, Mrs. Irene EKLUND, and Gilbert JOHNSON, grandfather of Gordon and Howard EKLUND, a native of Finland, age 65 years. Member of Star of Finland and Lodge No. 104, Order of Runeberg. Funeral September 20, 1944, interment Olivet Memorial Park.
PAWSON - Richard F., in New York City, September 17, 1976; husband of Lucille PAWSON of Santa Rosa, CA, father of Richard, Robert, Sarah and John PAWSON, all of Santa Rosa. Son of Richard and Elna PAWSON of Albany, brother of Dawn BEAN of Tustin, CA, Joan NELSON of Albany, and Lynn HALE of Sonoma, a native of California, age 42 years. Member and past president of the Sonoma County Bar Association. Funeral September 22, 1976, interment Santa Rosa Memorial Park.
GUSTAFSON - Annie L, in San Francisco, September 14, 1980, wife of the late Harold GUSTAFSON, mother of Robert GUSTAFSON, grandmother of Tami and Vicki GUSTAFSON, mother-in-law of Andrea GUSTAFSON; a member of Star of Finland. Funeral September 17, 1980.
LEONARD - Marlene June ULSTAD LEONARD, in San Francisco, September 13, 1985, mother of Darla McSWEENEY, daughter of Mildred ULSTAD, sister of Carol ULSTAD, grandmother of Megan, Michelle and Ashley McSWEENEY, mother-in-law of Mark McSWEENEY, companion of Claudia MARTINEZ. Funeral September 16, 1985, inurnment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
Saturday, August 7, 2010
ERICKSON - Myrton W., September 6, 1980, husband of Ethel ERICKSON, father of Barbara AVERETT and Richard ERICKSON, brother of Clare and Ernest ERICKSON, and four grandchildren. Funeral September 9, 1980.
HOLM - Signe, September 7, 1959, wife of Edward J. HOLM of Los Altos Hills, daughter of Alvina KARLSON of San Francisco, sister of Irene EKLUND and Gilbert JOHNSON, both of San Francisco, a native of Lappfjard, Finland, born August 4, 1900. Joined Star of Finland August 23, 1981; age 59 years. Burial September 8, 1959, Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
CARLSON - Irene E., in San Francisco, September 7, 1995, aunt of John Eric CARLSON and his wife Chris and their son Grant. Irene was an RN at Shriners Hospital for 30 years. Age 89 years, services at a later date.
JOHANSSON - Gustav Adolf, in Santa Rosa, August 29, 1975, husband of Enez JOHANSSON of Guerneville, father of William JOHANNSON of Austria, Vivian GRUNDITZ of Sweden, Don GUILD and Diane JAUREGUI, both of San Francisco, nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A native of Sweden, age 76 years. Family services September 2, 1975, private inurnment.
NORGARD - Olga A., in San Bruno, July 18, 1988, late of San Bruno. Wife of the late Walter S. NORGARD, mother of Walter J. NORGARD of San Bruno, sister of Lester HOFFMAN of Eureka; a native of California, age 79 years. Member of San Bruno and Millbrae AARP and the Order of Runeburg. Interment Cypress Lawn Cemetery.
HOLM -Edward J., in El Cajon, California, July 16, 1969, husband of Pearl B. HOLM, brother of Oscar HOLM of Los Altos Hills, Mrs. Irene BRINK and Mrs. Emma KOCK, both of San Francisco. Mt. Olivet Memorial Park, Colma, CA.
EKLUND -Sigfrid, in San Francisco, July 10, 1968, father of Howard EKLUND, brother of Gunnar, Erik and Ivar EKLUND, a retired member of ILWU Local No. 10. Funeral July 12, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
CANCILLA - Frank P., July 9, 1976, husband of Theresa CANCILLA, father of Phylis MARTINELLI and Beverly LAMOREE, grandfather of Vincent, Nicole and Paul MARINELLI [sic], brother of Jack CANCILLA and Josephine LANTERI, father-in-law of Philip MARTINELLI and Charles LAMOREE, a native of San Francisco. A member of Chauffeur's Union Local 265, Legion Post No. 510, SF Athletic Club and a veteran of WWII. Interment private.
FRANKSON - Carl Alvar, in San Francisco, August 4, 1979, husband of Edna FRANKSON, father of Dolores MODE and Elroy FRANKSON, grandfather of Irene LAVAYSSE, Diane MODE , Suzanne FRANKSON and two great-grandsons, Mark and Scott LAVAYSSE; brother of Ann GUSTAFSON, Bertha JOHNSON, Hilma NELSON, and Ellen GORD. A member of Carpenters Union Local 1861 and Star of Finland. Funeral August 7, interment Olivet Memorial Park.
CARLSON - Ida Alvina, in San Francisco, August 2, 1971, wife of the late Victor J. CARLSON, mother of Irene CARLSON and the late Harry V. CARLSON, grandmother of John CARLSON, a native of Lappfjard, Finland, age 87 years. Funeral August 4, 1971, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
DeMELLO - Maria, June 11, 1982, wife of the late Manuel DeMELLO, sister of Gene and Joseph GHIO, mother-in-law of Wilma and Calvin WARNER, grandmother of Barbara COPE and Betty CARLSON, age 77 years, a native of San Francisco, Member of Women's Guild and Senior Citizens of Corpus Christi's Parish. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
BRINK - Irene G., in Santa Rosa, February 4, 1990; wife of the late Arvid BRINK, mother of Paul and his wife Diane BRINK of Guerneville, and the late Vernon BRINK and her daughter-in-law Claire RITTER of Novato; sister of Elna KOCH; age 89 years, native of Finland, member of Ebenezer Lutheran Church, Swedish Ladies Society and Freja Historical Rebekah Lodge #284, IOOF. Funeral February 8, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
EKLUND - Karl Gunnar, May 22, 1994, age 90, a native of Finland and resident of San Francisco for many years. Hardwood flooring contractor for 40 years; husband of Irene EKLUND of San Francisco, father of Howard EKLUND and Gordon KARP; father-in-law to Lynn EKLUND, brother in-law to Gilbert and Anita JOHNSON. Deeply appreciate care and support of Cheryl and Katherine KARP; services will be private.
UHREN - Helga M., at Kaiser Hospital, Walnut Creek, CA, May 19, 1982. Wife of the late Helge UHREN formerly of San Francisco and residents of Bethel Island and Antioch for the past 25 years. A member of the Order of Runeberg and a retired employee of U.S. Steel. Survived by sister and brother-in-law Gerda and Joe NORMINGTON, Bolder [sic] City, NV, brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Peter and May UHREN, Antioch. No services, burial at sea by Neptune Society.
JOHANSON - May 18, 1969, Frans Oskar JOHANSON, of 2922 E. Pender St., in his 69th year, birthplace Finland. Survived by wife, Betty; one son, Robert; and one brother, Arvid JOHNSON of Vancouver. A member of Order of Runeberg; funeral Saturday, May 24, Little Chapel of the Flowers, Forest Lawn, Royal Oak Avenue at Canada Way. Rev. LUETKEHOELTER officiating, interment Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
NYQUIST -Nellie, in San Francisco, June 17, 1988, wife of the late Fred NYQUIST, mother of Nadine RILEY and Donna PUDARICH, sister of Thurston CARLSON, Ellen WEST, and Fan HANSEN; survived by five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; age 81 years. Services Monday, June 20, 1988.
PETERSEN - Peter Guyer, Chief Warrant Officer Third Class, accidentally at Edwards Air Force Base, April 24, 1986. Husband of Karen PETERSEN, father of Eric John PETERSEN, son of John VILAS of Austin, TX and the late Nancy G. PETERSEN. Step-son of Ret. Col. Byron N. PETERSEN, brother of Barbara DUNN and Judith WHEELIN, son-in-law of Edgar and Diane JAREGUI, brother-in-law of Kenneth and Eileen JAUREGUI; a 15- year Vet, U.S. Army. Services at Golden Gate National Cemetery.
LOSCUTOFF - April 24, 1976, John N. Gunner LOSCUTOFF, son of Minnie LOSCUTOFF, brother of Doris KONOFF, Kathryn RICHARDS, Nick, William, and Richard LOSCUTOFF, a native of San Francisco, veteran of WWII and a retired member of ILWU Local No. 10.
CARLSON - Myrtle E., in San Francisco, April 24, 1967, wife of the late Harry V. CARLSON, mother of John CARLSON, daughter [? hard to read] of Adolph William BUSCHKE, sister of Aileen SENN, daughter-in-law of Mrs. Ida A. CARLSON, sister-in-law of Irene E. CARLSON, aunt of Al NORDSTROM, a native of San Francisco, age 49 years. Funeral April 26, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
ULFVES - Carl Axel ULFVES of 17 Oberlin Street, died in Hahnemann Hospital (April 11, 1971?). He was born in Finland, son of Alfred and Adeline (GULLMES) ULFVES, and came to the U.S. many years ago. He was a toolmaker at Progressive Mfg. Co., Shrewsbury. He leaves his widow Mrs. Ingred (BERG) ULFVES, a daughter Miss Dorothy M. ULFVES of Worcester, and a brother Karl ULFVES of Finland. Funeral services in Nordgren Memorial Chapel, 300 Lincoln St., Rev. David MILLER will officiate; burial in North Cemetery, Lunenburg.
NYQUIST - Fred, in San Francisco, April 4, 1982, husband of Nettie NYQUIST, father of Nadine RILEY and Donna PUDARICH, grandfather of five, great-grandfather of four. A member of Runeberg Lodge, Star of Finland Lodge and Masonic Lodge. Daphne Funeral Home, 1 Church Street, San Francisco.
ROLIE - Ingrid M., in San Mateo, March 5, 1986, wife of Arthur C. ROLIE, mother of Ronald, Robert, Sanders and Kenneth ROLIE, sister of Stanley BACKLUND, grandmother of 13, native of San Francisco, age 78. A member of Star of Finland and Order of Runneberg SF, former owner of Avalon Dance Hall, San Francisco. Funeral March 7, 1986, interment Olivet Memorial Park, Colma. Memorial contributions to Alzheimer's Disease Foundation.
ANDERSEN - Bjarne, In San Francisco, February 28, 1976, husband of Anges ANDERSEN, father of Dennis and Randi ANDERSEN and Darlene VEIMOEN, grandfather of Erik and Melanie VEIMOEN, sisters and brothers in Norway, a native of Askoy, Norway. A member of Painter's Union Local No. 83 and Linnea Lodge No. 504 VOA. Services March 2, 1976, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
ULSTAD - Mildred L. In Concord, CA, May 16, 1988, wife of the late Birger ULSTAD, mother of Carol ULSTAD and the late Martene LEONARD, grandmother of Darla McSWEENEY, great-grandmother of Megan, Michelle and Ashley McSWEENEY, mother-in-law of Patrice DUFFY, dear friend of Agnes ANDERSEN, a native of Finland, age 74 years, a member of Star of Finland. Interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
CARLSON - Selma, February 21, 1971. Mother of Ellen WEST, Thurston CARLSON, Nellie NYQUIST and Fannie HANSEN, grandmother of five, great-grandmother of two, a native of Finland, aged 92 years. Services Friday, 3:30 p.m. Rev. I Janssen, Daphne, 1 Church Street.
KAHLE - Frank, in Daly City, February 16, 1974, Frank KAHLE, husband of the late Helena KAHLE, father of Mrs. Anita JOHNSON and Roy KAHLE, brother of William KAHLE, survived by four grandchildren, a great granddaughter, many nieces and nephews, a native of San Francisco, age 86 years. A 65-year member of Dolores Parlor No. 1, NSGW, a pioneer resident of Colma. Funeral February 19, 1974, entombment Olivet Memorial Park.
MARTENS, Jr. - John C. MARTENS, Jr., 53, of 3008 La Jolla Place, died Sunday (February 6, 1977?) in his home, graveside services in South Park Cemetery, officiating Rev. Bervin O. CASWELL, pastor of the First United Methodist Church. Mr. MARTENS, a native of Roswell, had recently moved back to Roswell following the death of his parents. Burial will be at South Park Cemetery under the direction of Ballard Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be W.C. ADAMS, Virgil GRANTHAM, Urban HARRIS, M.C. MOORE, Tom SMITH, and Glenn STIFF.
JOHANSSON - Enez H. (nee GUILD), in San Francisco, January 19, 1976. Enez H. JOHANNSON, wife of the late Gustav JOHANSSON, mother of Donald J. GUILD and Diane J. JAUREGUI, grandmother of Karen PETERSEN, Kenneth JAUREGUI, Donna, Robert and Elizabeth GUILD; sister of Mildred ULSTAD. A member and P.N.G. of Woodwardia Rebekah Lodge No. 212, IOOF Guerneville, CA; past president of Swedish Ladies Society of San Francisco, a member of Star of Finland, age 75 years, a native of Pargas, Finland. Services January 22, 1976, interment Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
RUNDQUIST - Sophie E., January 18, 1974, in San Francisco, Sophie E. RUNDQUIST, wife of the late Victor W. RUNDQUIST, mother of Ethel ERICKSON, mother-in-law of Myrton ERICKSON, grandmother of Barbara AVERELL and Richard ERICKSON, great-grandmother of David and Kristin AVERELL, also survived by three sisters in Finland. Age 88 years; a member of Star of Finland. Funeral January 21, 1974; interment Woodland Memorial Park.
KARLSON - Olga Alvina, in San Francisco, January 8, 1970, Olga Alvina KARLSON; beloved mother of Irene EKLUND and Gilbert JOHNSON and the late Signe HOLM; stepmother of Enez JOHANSSON and Mildred ULSTAD; loved by five grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson; a native of Finland; aged 89 years; a member of St. Andrew's Lutheran Church, Star of Finland, and Order of Runeberg No. 104. Funeral services January 12, 1970.
KARLSON - Olga Alvina, well-known in our circles we regret to announce the passing of our beloved friend on January 8, 1970, after a lingering illness. Alvina was a member of Star of Finland since December 28, 1915. She was also a charter member of O.R. #104 since 1923, and a charter member of St. Andrew's Lutheran Church. To her daughter, Irene EKLUND, her son, Gilbert JOHNSON, her grandchildren, and her great-grandchildren, our sincere sympathy. Alvina was a native of Lapffjard, Finland.
Probate filed January 22, 1970 on petition of Irene EKLUND.
EVARS - Roy, born in San Francisco, August 8, 1903, Roy joined Star of Finland February 22, 1929 and died from cancer on January 3, 1977. Roy was a faithful member and one who was always proud of the fact his father was a charter member. He was a retired longshoreman. He leaves to mourn his wife, Helga, two sons, a daughter, and grandchildren.