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Ruth E. Kallio Karhu

Conneaut, Ashtabula County, Ohio, USA
Death 19 Oct 2001 (aged 83)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Burial Painesville, Lake County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section F Row 7 Stone 14
Memorial ID 111816461 · View Source
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The News-Herald dated Thursday 22 Nov 2001
Funeral services for Ruth E. (Kallio) Karhu, 83, of Concord Twp., will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Zion Lutheran Church, 508 Eagle St., Fairport Harbor.
Mrs. Karhu died Nov. 29, 2001, at Hospice House in Cleveland.
Born Sept. 24, 1918, in Conneaut, to Jaskko and Maria (Kovisto) Kallio, she had also lived in Concord Oaks.
She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Fairport Harbor where she was active in the Women of Zion Circles and Ladies Aid.
Her husband, Ernest A. Karhu, whom she married June 15, 1935, died in 1986. Her parents; four sisters; and five brothers, are also deceased.
Friends may call from 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the Potti Funeral Home, 1009 Mentor Ave., Painesville. The Rev. Hannu Vepsalainen of Zion Lutheran Church will officiate at the services. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Painesville.

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Karhu/Ernest A./1912-1986/Ruth E./1918-2001




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