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 Elizabeth <I>Isola</I> Hokana

Elizabeth Isola Hokana

Birth
Finland
Death 7 Dec 1960 (aged 93)
Pope County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Lot 20, Plot 4
Memorial ID 100333949 · View Source
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Immigrated to USA and Holmes City in 1880. Married to Abraham Hokana in 1885. Mother of Hilda E, Carl E, Saima E, Hilma, Liljen A, Marion E, Ida E, Mamie E, Anna E, John R, Esther Ethel and Clifford.
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Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth Hokana were held Saturday, December 10th, 1960 at 2 from the St. Paul's Lutheran church, Rev. R. W. Heikkenen of Sebeka, Minn., officiating. Interment was in the St. Paul's church cemetery. The pallbearers were Carl Hogan, Clifford Jacobson, Warren Hogan, Marvin Hogan and John Hogan.

Mrs. Elizabeth Hokana was born in Finland on April 17, 1867, daughter of Olaf and Mary Isola. When she was a young girl she emigrated to the United States, coming to Ishpeming, Michigan. She was united in marriage to Abraham Hokana in Ishpeming, Michigan. After their marriage they came to Holmes City, Minnesota where they made their home for several years. They later bought a farm in Moe township, where Mrs. Hokana made her home until coming to Alexandria several years ago. The past year Mrs. Hokana has been at the Assembly of God Rest Home in Glenwood, Minnesota.

Mrs. Hokana passed away on Wednesday morning, December 7th, at the age of 93 years, 7 months and 20 days. Surviving are three sons and five daughters: Hilda (Mrs. Don Stewart) of Minneapolis; Carl of Moe; Hilma (Mrs. Wm. Jacobson) of Moe; Lillian (Mrs. Gunnar Widen) of Minneapolis; Mammie (Mrs. Frank Flaherty) of Minneapolis; John Hogan of Moe; Esther (Mrs. Christ Hoist) of Elmhurst, Illinois; Dr. Clifford W. Hogan of Jamestown, N. D. She was preceded in death by her husband and four daughters.
(Park Region Echo, Dec. 20, 1960)


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  • Maintained by: kj
  • Originally Created by: Lainey
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100333949
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Isola Hokana (17 Apr 1867–7 Dec 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100333949, citing Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery, Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by kj (contributor 47962105) .