|Birth: ||Apr. 29, 1913|
|Death: ||May 25, 1997|
AHO Jack Anselmi Aho, 84, of Wolf Lake died Sunday, May 25, 1997 at his home in Wolf Lake. He was born April 29, 1913 to Henry and Sophia (Haapaniemi) Aho in Becker County, where he also attended school. He was united in marriage in 1938 to Margaret Benson.
He worked for the Wolf Lake Co op Sampo in 1934 and became manager in 1943. In 1977 he retired from the Wolf Lake Co op Sampo after 43 years of service. He was a charter member of the Wolf Lake Fire Department and Sportsman Club, member of the Wolf Lake City
Council, Finnish Historical Society, "Meals On Wheels" and Bethany Lutheran Church. He is survived by one son, Gene (Mary) of Menahga; special friend, Emma Basford of Wolf Lake; one sister, Mary Karppinen of Frazee; one brother, Emo (Hilja) of Detroit Lakes;
and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and seven brothers and sisters. Funeral: Thursday, May 29 at 1 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Spruce Grove Township with Rev. Roger Michaelson officiating. Honorary Casket bearers:
Donald Beck, Ruben Hanson, Elder Huwe, Ernest Kallinen , Kenny Koskela and Ernest Miller. Active Casket bearers: Jerry, John and Melvin Aho, Darrell Reck , Milton Karppinen and Harvey Wehmas.
Interment: Bethany Lutheran Cemetery All arrangements were
handled by the Cardini Behrens Funeral Home of Menahga and Sebeka.
Park Rapids Enterprise, May 31, 1997.
Bethany Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: Joan Edmonson
Record added: Dec 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45600168