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 Florence Marie <I>Kiviniemi</I> Hays

Florence Marie Kiviniemi Hays

Painesdale, Houghton County, Michigan, USA
Death 19 Dec 2003 (aged 77)
Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, USA
Burial Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 100147668 · View Source
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TRAVERSE CITY - Florence M. Hays, 77, died on Friday, Dec. 19, 2003, at Birchwood Nursing Center. Florence was born in Painsdale, Mich., on Dec. 16, 1926, the daughter of Matt and Katherine Kiviniemi. She married Milton Hays on March 17, 1948, in Traverse City. He preceded her in death on Dec. 29, 2000.
Working as a Registered Nurse, Florence had been employed by the Traverse City State Hospital for 32 years, retiring in 1981. At the time of her retirement, she was the Director of Nursing.
Florence enjoyed traveling, but she really enjoyed her family.
Survivors include her children, Linda M. Scheele of Traverse City, Dawn (Jeffrey) Ameel of Singapore, and George Hays of Traverse City. Also surviving are seven grandchildren; a brother, Robert (Mary Anne) Kiviniemi of Painsdale; and a sister, Mildred Alaniva of Milwaukee.
In addition to her husband, Florence was preceded in death by her parents.
In accordance with her wishes, cremation has taken place, and a memorial service will be planned for June of 2004. Internment will take place at Grand Traverse Memorial Gardens. Traverse City Record Eagle

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100147668
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Florence Marie Kiviniemi Hays (16 Dec 1926–19 Dec 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100147668, citing Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by sharon cartwright (contributor 47085562) .