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 Peter Juntunen

Peter Juntunen

Birth
Finland
Death 10 Oct 1931 (aged 34)
Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Lot 19, Plot 2
Memorial ID 100333989 · View Source
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Peter Juntunen was born in Finland September 16, 1897, and passed away at the home of his father, Chas. J. Juntunen, Saturday, Oct. 10th, after an extended illness. When he was sixteen years of age the family came to Douglas county and bought a farm in LaGrand township. This has been his home with the exception of seven years which he spent working in Chicago. Three years ago while employed there, he contracted tuberculosis. After seeking medical relief in Chicago and Minneapolis, he came home in February of last year and has been confined to his bed ever since.

Besides his parents he leaves to mourn his loss ten sisters and brother, William of Chicago. Minnie (Mrs. Loren Seifert) of Minneapolis, Wilmer, Hilmer, Edward, Ernest, Walter, Florence and Eleanor at home and Anna of Minneapolis. One brother, John, a veteran of the World War, died while in camp at Ft. Drebel, Rhode Island.

Funeral services were held Wednesday at one o'clock at the Evangelical Lutheran church in the town of Moe. Rev. Niemi of Thompson officiated. Six brothers acted as pallbearers. Interment took place in the church cemetery.
(Park Region Echo, Oct. 15, 1931)



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  • Maintained by: kj
  • Originally Created by: Lainey
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100333989
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Juntunen (16 Sep 1897–10 Oct 1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100333989, citing Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery, Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by kj (contributor 47962105) .