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 John S Juntunen

John S Juntunen

Birth
Finland
Death 16 Mar 1919 (aged 20)
Rhode Island, USA
Burial Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Lot 19, Plot 1
Memorial ID 100333986 · View Source
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NOTE: Date of birth on stone differs from date of birth in following obit.

John Simon Juntunen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Juntunen of Moe, died at Ft. Greble, Newport, Rhode Island, March 16 of influenza. The body, accompanied by Sgt. Frank Kust, arrived in this city Thursday and the funeral held at the Finnish Moe church, Sunday, the Rev. Richard Niemi of Thompson, conducting the service. Interment occurred in Moe cemetery. The pallbearers were Edward, Edwin, Isaac and Melvin Johnson.

John Juntunen was born in Finland Jan. 18, 1899, and was 20 years, 3 months and 7 days old at time of death. He entered the army May 17, 1918, and was a member of Co. 11, Coast Art., Naraganset Bay. He is survived by his parents, seven brothers and three sisters. He was a good soldier. The sympathy of many friends is extended to the parents of this young man in their loss.
(Alexandria Citizen, March 27, 1919)



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  • Maintained by: kj
  • Originally Created by: Lainey
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100333986
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John S Juntunen (9 Dec 1898–16 Mar 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100333986, citing Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery, Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by kj (contributor 47962105) .