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 Josephine S <I>Johnson</I> Haabala

Josephine S Johnson Haabala

Tower, St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA
Death 22 Jan 1971 (aged 84)
Alexandria, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Lot 5, Plot 4
Memorial ID 100333929 · View Source
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Mother of Anna Alina, Sylvia Helen, Archie William, Lillian Sofia, Verner Jacob and Ellen Josephine.
Funeral service for Josephine S. Haabala a former resident of Moe township were held Tuesday, January 26, 1971 at 2 p.m. from St. Paul's Lutheran church in Moe Township. Clergymen were the Rev. Bruce Brinkman and Rev. Toivo Esala. Casket bearers were Archie Haabala, Verner Haabala, David Hulkonen, Dennis Hulkonen, Toivo Huldonen and Verner Johnson. Interment was made in the St. Paul's church Cemetery.

Josephine Haabala was born December 28, 1886, at Tower, Minnesota, the daughter of Matt and Agatha Johnson. She resided in the Tower and Moose Lake area until 1905 when she came to Moe township, Douglas County. She resided in Moe Township until March 1964 when she moved to the Bethany Home in Alexandria. Mrs. Haabala was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and was a member of the St. Paul's Lutheran Church since 1905. On November 11, 1916 in Moe township she was united in marriage to Jacob Haabala. She passed away Friday, Jan. 22, at the age of 84 years and 24 days. Surviving are two sons, Archie and Verner living in Moe township; four daughters, Mrs. Anna Hanna, Breckenridge, Minn.; Miss Sylvia Haabala, Rochester; (Lillian) Mrs. Willard Scherer, Fort Wayne, Indiana; (Ellen) Mrs. Toivo Hulkonen of Moorhead, Minn.; three brothers, two sisters and twelve grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, four sisters and three brothers.
(Lake Region Press, Jan. 29, 1971)




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Josephine S Johnson Haabala (28 Dec 1886–22 Jan 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100333929, citing Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery, Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by kj (contributor 47962105) .