|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1913, Finland|
|Death: ||Oct. 3, 2007|
St. Louis County
Sulo M. Laine, 94, of Duluth, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2007 in St. Luke's Hospital. He was born on Jan. 8, 1913 in Marijarvi, Finland. He moved to Canada as a young boy and resided there for five years and moved to Kettle River in 1934 and became a U.S. naturalized citizen. He was a bridge builder foreman for many years. After retirement he was the assistant manager for Lesterwood Apartments and worked for Lester Park Florist for many years. He attended Faith Lutheran Church and was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Kettle River. Sulo served in the Army Air Corp. from 1942 to 1945. On June 20, 1942, Sulo married Emma Siltanen. Sulo is preceded in death by his brothers, August and Reino and his sister, Nelly. Sulo is survived by his wife, Emma; his son, Ken Laine and his daughter, Dori Laine, both of Minneapolis; his granddaughter, Mindi Laine of New York City; many friends, nieces and nephews in Finland.
Published in the Duluth News Tribune on 10/4/2007.
Holy Trinity Cemetery
Created by: JGS
Record added: May 09, 2008
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