Lappe Cemetery
New Lappe - Lutheran Church - Cemetery
Located on the East Side of Dog Lake Road about a mile north of the Lappe Lutheran Church.

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Thunder Bay Public Library - Newspaper References:
(CJ) - Chronicle Journal - (FWDTJ) Fort William Daily Times Journal - (PANC) Port Arthur News Chronicle

All photos courtesy of Lisa except where noted

© 1998 - 2020 JFLH

Updated June 3, 2020

Adams, Irma M.
June 8, 1925 – Mar 19, 2012

Adams, R. Gordon
June 30, 1921 – May 23, 2013

Agombar, Elizabeth
1935 - 2000
(CJ) Feb 25, 2000

Agombar, Murray
1933 - 1987 (CJ) June 9, 1987

Aho, Ester
1916 - 2007
(CJ) 1916 – Mar 18, 2007
Aho (Yrttiaho) Henry Uuno Armas
1918 - 2002
(CJ) Aug 2, 2002
Aho, Raymond
1921 - 1985
(CJ) Feb 20, 1985

Ala-Hiiro, Viljo
June 27, 1903
Kuortane, Finland
Died June 20, 1991
Thunder Bay, Canada
Alton, Diane Lynn July 22, 2008
Alton, Tauno "Don"
1928 - 1989
(CJ) Aug 15, 1989
Anderson, Einar Albert 1899 - 1979
(CJ) Sept 3, 1979

Anderson, Mary
1900 - 1987
(CJ) Maria Dec 17, 1987

Annelin, Eero Sulo
1943 - 2002
(CJ) Oct 2, 2002
Annelin, Markku
1978 – 2011
(CJ) May 2, 2011
Arnam, Jeffery Peter 1982 - Sept 24, 2003
Backlund, Ryan Sept 29, 2001
Ball, Danielle Paige
Dec 14 - 15, 1996

Ball, Diane Marie
Apr 11, 1942 - Jan 11, 2004

Ball, Larry Arthur

Barton, Rudy Josef
June 4, 1924 – Mar 16, 2010
Beckroos, Axel
Aug 20, 1904 - Sept 1, 1987

Beckroos, Betty
Aug 3, 1905 - Nov 19, 1990

Bloom, Hilda
1901 - 1959
(FWDTJ) July 8, 1959
Bottenfield, Frances Catherine MacLean
Jan 2, 1948 – Oct 23, 2005
Brydie, Shirley
Jan 30, 1948 - Jan 6, 1990
Burke, Anna
Born Alauieska Oulu Lδδni
May 22, 1867 - May 24, 1953

Burke, Evelyn
1921 - 1985
(CJ) Nov 5, 1985

Burke, Jonas
1906 - 1979
(CJ) June 10, 1979

Burke, Oswald 1910 - 1955
Carlson, Greta Ingeborg
1904 – 1987
(CJ) Apr 21, 1987
Cherry, Elizabeth Nov 21, 1991 age 63
Cherry Roy Thomas Mar 23, 1913 - Apr 25, 1999
Christianson, Ellen D.
1901 – 1972
(CJ) Nov 14, 1972
Clayton, Luke Charles
Nov 20, 1994 - Oct 18, 1995
Ede, Norman Laurence (Larry)
June 27, 1937 – Aug 3, 2010
Flavell, Norman J.
1917 - 1979
(CJ) Jan 30, 1979
Folino, John
Folino, Paula
Goed, Arthur
1933 – 1994
(CJ) Arthur Arie June 21, 1994
Granholm, Kalle G.
1921 – 2012
(CJ) Dec 13, 2012
Grudics, Frank
June 8, 1923 – Oct 16, 2002

Grudics, Helena
Feb 17, 1925 – June 11, 2015

Haapa – Aho, Antti
(CJ) Mar 26, 2015
Haavisto, Anja 1935 - 2018
Harju, Voitto Joel
1937 - 1984
(CJ) Apr 4, 1984
Harvey, John A.
Dec 16, 1904 - Nov 1, 1994

Harvey, Constance J.
1930 – 2012
(CJ) Mar 9, 2012

Harvey, Jessarah
Feb 20, 1903 – Nov 4, 1976

Harvey, John M.
1929 - 2012

Haukilahti, Veli-Juhani
1966 – 2007
(CJ) Aug 19, 2007
Heinaaho, Eila
Aug 28, 1922 - Sept 12, 1999

Heinδaho, Kalle
July 20, 1919 – June 21, 2002

Heinaaho, Eino
1933 - 1993
(CJ) May 14, 1993
Heinaaho, Kalle 1919 - June 21, 2002
Hieno, Veikko 1911 - 1986 - See PAKKA
Henriksson, Elmer 1915 - 1995
Henriksson, Elsa Johann
1913 - 1986
(CJ) Elsie Johanna Mar 15, 1995

Henriksson, Ilmari
1915 – 1995
(CJ) Elmer Mar 15, 1995

Horychuk, Daniel
1956 – 1995 - See HORYCHUK

Herrmann, Karl Heinz
1929 - 2012
(CJ) Nov 6, 2012
Hietapakka, Armas Edward
1923 - 1974
(CJ) June 24, 1974
Horychuk, Daniel
1956 – 1995
Daniel Ken Edgar Feb 12, 1995
Huotari, Walter Jan 26, 1936 - Oct 18, 2009
Hynna, Kaarlo Kalervo
1932 - 2008
(CJ) Sept 19, 2008
Hynna, Markku A.
Mar 8, 1977 - June 16, 2001
Inkinen, Viola
1915 - 1984
(CJ) Jan 8, 1984

Inkinen, Uuno
1911 - 1975
(CJ) Oct 29, 1975

Joanas, Axel
Sept 24, 1881 - Sept 15, 1947
Johnson, Toivo Jacob
Dec 31, 1917 - June 10, 1998

Johnson, Aili Maria
Mar 4, 1935 - May 9, 2002

Juusila, Armas
1901 - 1969
(PANC) Apr 23, 1969

Kangas, Raymond William
June 11, 1932 – Nov 24, 2012
Kahkonen, Sauli Samuli
July 31, 1937 - Mar 21, 1997
Kaija, Antti
1875 – 1953
(PANC) Sept 16, 1954

Kaija, Aliina
1880 - 1964
(PANC) Sept 5, 1964

Kallio, Anselmi I. 1892 - 1984 - See LAX
Kankkunen, Elmer N.
Jan 31, 1931 - Sept 1, 2001

Kankkunen, Sylvi E.

Kareno, Niilo Ensio
Jan 21, 1925 - Feb 25, 2005
Karjalainen, Dean Allison
Jan 14, 1967 - June 14, 1988
Karjalainen, Joseph
1900 - 1959
(PANC) Aug 14, 1959

Karjalainen, Anna
1903 - 1988
(CJ) Mar 9, 1988

Kojo, Antti
May 18, 1926 – Aug 7, 2013
Korhonen, John
1887 - 1962
(PANC) John Frederick Mar 3, 1962

Korhonen, Agda
1902 - 1951
(PANC) nee Touminen
(FWDTJ) Agda Dagmar Oct 24, 1951

Korhonen, Ralph F.
1935 – 1987
(CJ) Apr 29, 1987
Korhonen, Raymond Walter
1955 - 1978
(CJ) Mar 20, 1978
Korhonen, Walter J.
Mar 6, 1928 - Dec 20, 1989

Korhonen, Dorothy
Jan 21, 1927 - Sept 24, 1986

Korpi, William H.
1928 - 1978
(CJ) William Hugo Oct 10, 1978

Korpi, Lempi Maria
1906 - ????

Korpi, Venla Aug 20, 2001 age 75
Korte, Emmi Esteri
Sept 4, 1902 - Nov 30, 1996

Korte, Jaakko "Jack"
May 25, 1899 - June 4, 1988


Kouhi, George A.
Mar 3, 1914 - July 1, 2000
Kraft, Paavo Johannes
Sept 8, 1918 - Sept 23, 1980

Kraft, Eevi Matilda
Mar 20, 1920 - Apr 5, 1991

Krpan, Eileen

Krpan, Marin
July 24, 1950 - Jan 17, 1992

Krpan, Ivan
1927 – 2006
(CJ) June 18, 2006

Krpan, Peter
1964 – 1992
(CJ) Dec 30, 1992

Krpan, Michael John
Nov 29, 1959 – May 19, 2011
Kuhmo, Edith
1911 - 1981
(CJ) Dec 6, 1981
Kuhmo, Helvi Sivia
1920 - 1972
(CJ) Sept 24, 1972
Kuhmo, Toivo John
1906 - 1991
(CJ) Mar 8, 1991 (CJ)
Kuhmo, Vieki Dec 23, 2009
Kuhmonen, Kalle
1876 Soini, Findland
1949 Lappe, Canada
(PANC) May 2, 1949
Kuosma, Aku
1900 - 1980
(CJ) June 2, 1980
Kuusisto, Ida
1885 - 1959
(PANC) Apr 18, 1959

Kuusisto, Kalle
1885 - 1972
(CJ) Dec 27, 1972

Laine, Amanda *Feb 23, 1946
Laine, Mikko Nov 20, 1944 age 64
Laitinen, Matti N. Nov 27, 1914 - May 2, 1980
Laurin, Ulla Maija
Nov 14, 1948 – Aug 1, 2010

Laurin, Wayne Joseph
Oct 14, 1946 - July 15, 2005

Lax, Tyynne A. 1902 - 1985
(CJ) Tyynne Alana Nov 21, 1985

Kallio, Anselmi I. 1892 - 1984
(CJ) Anselmi Isaac May 3, 1984

Lehtinen, Artturi Viljami
May 18, 1924 – Feb 27, 2007

Lehtinen, Kerttu Mirjam
Apr 17, 1925 – Sept 21, 2007

Lehtinen, Sakari Onni Artturi 1949 - 1991
(CJ) Aug 20, 1991
Lehtonen, Bertha
1915 - 1998
(CJ) June 26, 1998
Lehtonen, Siiri
1922 - 1993
(CJ) Dec 12, 1993
Lehtonen, Wilfred
1940 - 1981
(CJ) Mar 1, 1981
Levonpera Aadiel
1925 - 1981
(CJ) Nov 2, 1981
Luoma, Mauno Johannes
Aug 6, 1934 - Jan 9, 2005
Luukkonen, Elmer
1920 - 1992
(CJ) Apr 21, 1920 - Jan 30, 1992
Luukkonen, Fanny
1877 - 1954
(PANC) Dec 26, 1954
Luukkonen, John E.
1874 – 1947
(PANC) Joseph Edward Oct 21, 1947
MacLean, Donald (Sergeant)
1917 – Mar 2, 1978
MacLean, Andrew John
June 22, 1953 – Oct 26, 2004
Maki, Elsie A.
1902 - 1986
(CJ) Jan 19, 1986

Maki, Waino J.
1893 - 1976
(CJ) Aug 14, 1976

Maki, Melvin Allan (Mel)
Nov 23, 1944 - July 7, 1997
Maki, Signe Emilia
June 30, 1918 - Mar 1, 1989

Maki, Werner Gabriel
Sept 22, 1910 - Sept 22, 1996

Mantyla, Lilli
1926 - 2003
(CJ) Jan 1, 2003

Mantyla, Kauko 1923 - 2009
(CJ) Sept 11, 2009

Marsh, Jacqueline
Jan 18, 1962 – Apr 26, 2005
Maunala, Rev. W. Lawrence
Dec 25, 1930 - Mar 28, 2005

Maunula, Mary Ellen (Rantala)

McLeod, Robert “Dale”
Oct 4, 1953 – Oct 17, 2004

McLeod, Elaura Simone Turpin

McMillen, Max Jennings Paul
Oct 18, 1979 – Nov 1, 2002
McNaughton, Miriam (Puiras)
Nov 11, 1954 – Dec 27, 2005
Mickelson, Robert (Bob)
1945 - 1986
(CJ) Mar 1, 1986
Mickelson, Toivo B. 1912 – 1975
(CJ) Nov 29, 1975

Mickelson, Enni

Mikkola, John Nestor
Aug 23, 1915 – Apr 14, 1982

Mikkola, Signe Amanda
Aug 23, 1915 – Nov 9, 2005

Mueller, Hans
1930 – 2011
(CJ) Feb 21, 2011
Mullo, Waino
1911 – 2010
(CJ) Dec 19, 2010

Mullo, Alma
1911 - 2004
(CJ) Jan 15, 2004

Mullo, Elli
1927 - 1994
(CJ) Esteri Mar 26, 1994
Myyrylainen, Matti
Feb 24, 1926 – Feb 19, 2014

Myyrylainen, Liisa
Mar 26, 1925 – Aug 2, 2014

Nelson, Shirley Hope (Shrum) R.N.
Apr 7, 1923 – June 13, 2007
Niemi, Mikko
1887 - 1963
(PANC) May 29, 1963
Niemi, Sylvia J.
1908 - 1883
(CJ) Sylvia Johanna Sept 17, 1983

Niemi, Waino J.
1908 - 1982
(CJ) June 6, 1982

Niivila, Edla Lillian
1920 - 1985
(CJ) July 26, 1985

Niivila, Olavi Ernest
1928 - 2001
(CJ) July 19, 2001

Ojala, Anthony 1949 - Apr 25, 2010
Pakka, Elma
1916 - 1996
(CJ) Aug 15, 1996

Heino, Viekko
1919 - 1986
(CJ) Dec 7, 1986

Paavola, Aune A.
1912 - 2001
(CJ) Dec 19, 2001

Paavola, George T.
1909 - 1976
(CJ) George Thomas Apr 26, 1976

Pehkonen, Niilo Ilmari
Feb 2, 1924 - Dec 19, 1990
Pelot, Wm. Ivan
Nov 3, 1931 - Nov 20, 2009

Pelot, Margaret
May 19, 1919 – Oct 8, 2011

Pelto, Samuel
Jan 1, 1899 - Sept 26, 1984

Pelto, Tuovi Mary
Mar 30, 1913 - Aug 12, 1994

Pietila, Elli Marjatta
Nov 17, 1943 - Sept 4, 1986
Poirier, Theodore A.
1909 - 2000
(CJ) May 4, 2000

Poirier, Lydia H.
1907 - 2001
(CJ) June 14, 2001

Poradisky, Anna Sofvia
1897 - 1987
(CJ) Feb 23, 1987
Poradisky, Anthony
1893 - 1976
(CJ) June 12, 1976
Puiras, Alli Lyydia
July 19, 1929 – Sept 6, 2008

Puiras, Lauri Matias
Apr 4, 1927 – Sept 25, 2013

Puurunen, Arvo A.
1914 - 1983
(CJ) May 9, 1983

Puurunen, Edith E.
1916 - 1993
(CJ) Oct 31, 1993

Puurenen, Usko Aug 22, 1953
Ranta, Albert
1933 - 1982
(CJ) Jan 12, 1982
Ranta, Andrew
1901 - 1966
(PANC) July 15, 1966
Ranta, Ilmi J.
1914 - 1982
(CJ) Nov 26, 1982
Ranta, Kauko 1936 - Nov 22, 2008
Ranta, Toivo J.
1905 – 1974
(CJ) Toivo Johannes Oct 21, 1974
Rantala, Tauno
1914 - 2000
(CJ) June 18, 2000

Rantala, Senja
1920 - 2009
(CJ) July 18, 2009

Repo, Gertrude Aliina 1928 - 2018
Repo, Ida Kerttu (Mannikko)
1900 - 1984
(CJ) Sept 7, 1984

Repo, Heikki
1901 - 1990
(CJ) July 12, 1990

Repo, John 1900 - Dec 6, 1979
Repo, Lylli 1907 - Sept 26, 2000
Repo, Wilbert J.A.
Nov 6, 1947 - Oct 27, 1990

Rinne, Severus
June 20, 1889 - Jan 9, 1960

Rinne, Maria
Apr 17, 1885 - July 29, 1966

Rinne, Toivo
Dec 2, 1924 - Dec 20, 1998

Rinne, Impi
June 11, 1924 – Dec 9, 2013

Ruohonen, Sulo
1896 - 1881
(CJ) Aug 3, 1981 (CJ)

Ruohonen, Saimi
1907 - 2002
(CJ) Apr 2, 2002

Saari, Allan Urho
1917 - 1973
(CJ) Dec 15, 1973

Saari, Helen Mary
1920 - 2000

Sallasvaaia, Marjatta
Aug 11, 1934 - Jan 24, 1997
Salli, Lauri
1904 - 1977
(CJ) Nov 16, 1977
Salo, Ensti V. 1924 - Nov 29, 1977
Salo, Maiju 1925 - Sept 10, 2003
Sauvula, Aini Annikki
Oct 7, 1926 – Oct 9, 2006

Sauvola, Kaarlo
Feb 21, 1892 - Jan 3, 1981

Sauvola, Anna
Apr 5, 1899 - Sept 20, 1984

Sawchuk, Esther
1913 - 2006
(CJ) Jan 2, 2006

Sawchuk, William
1917 - 1985
(CJ) Mar 14, 1985


Schlereth, Irmgard
1929 - 1977
(CJ) Apr 12, 1977
Seppala, Inkeri
May 24, 1917 - Sept 23, 2008

Seppala, Tauno David
April 16, 1922 - Sept 17, 1996

Shrum, Elwood
1900 - 1986
(CJ) Aug 6, 1986

Shrum, Muriel
1899 - 1989
(CJ) Muriel Beatrice Nov 11, 1989

Steinhoff, Caiden Jakob
May 19, 2003 – May 14, 2011
Steinhoff, Daniel Dean
Aug 9, 2004
Steinhoff, Eric A.
Nov 4, 1930 – Nov 3, 2005

Steinhoff, Janet E.

Steinhoff, Kaylee Erin
May 10, 2005
St. Cyr, Brian T.
1960 - 1990
(CJ) Brian Timothy Oct 16, 1990
Sundell, Irma
1933 - 1993
(CJ) July 13, 1993
Syryduk, Paul
1919 - 1989
(CJ) Sept 23, 1989
Talbot, Norman Charles

Talbot, Dorothy Noreen (Hunter)

Wright, Dorothy Evelyn Flatt - See WRIGHT
July 24, 1920 – Mar 27, 1998

Tapio, Art
Dec 28, 1955 - Feb 4, 1999
Thompson, Matilda
1887 - 1974
(CJ) Apr 29, 1974
Tasa, Gertie
1920 - 1993

Tasa, Aimo
1921 – 1992
(CJ) May 28, 1992

Tornqvist, Matias W.
1926 – 1984
(CJ) Nov 20, 1984

Tornqvist, Kaino K.
1923 – 2012
(CJ) Dec 13, 2012

Touminen, Antti Sept 18, 1876 - Nov 17, 1934
Touminen, Fiina
1880 - 1951
Tuhkanen, Ilkka (Isaac)
Nov 27, 1904 - June 6, 1994
Tuhkanen, Riita
1874 - 1962
(PANC) Sept 29, 1962

Tuhkanen, John
1871 - 1949

Tulin, Edwin Veikko
1937 - 2007
(CJ) Feb 28, 2007
Tulin, Helina Tuulikki Mar 9, 1935 - Nov 16, 1990
Tulin, John Juhari Niilo 1930 - Mar 6, 2002
Tulin, Veikko Vilho
1907 - 1964
(PANC) Apr 21, 1964

Tulin, Maria Vilhelmiina
1899 - 1992
(CJ) Dec 31, 1992

Tuominen, Fiina
Aug 30, 1880 – Nov 25, 1951
Tuorila, Stanley W.
1926 – 2009
(CJ) Aug 7, 2009
Vander Wal, Jacob (Jake)
Aug 6, 1949 – Apr 21, 2008
Van Oudheusden, (Haapa) Nancy Laina
May 6, 1937 - June 18, 2000
Vuorinen, Helvi
1932 - 2006
(CJ) May 30, 2006
Whitney, Merlyn K.
1935 - 2007
(CJ) Oct 31, 2007

Whitney, Raili H.

Wilen, Allan 1924 - Nov 9, 2009
Wilen, Helen 1927 - Feb 7, 2010
Woodward, Ross Kenneth
1939 - 2002
(CJ) June 25, 2002
Wright, Dorothy Evelyn Flatt - See TALBOT
July 24, 1920 – Mar 27, 1998
Wright, Elma
Irene 1926 - 1989
(CJ) Dec 26, 1989

Wright, Harry Martin
1918 - 1976
(CJ) Oct 21, 1976

Wuorela, Heikki
Mar 3, 1907 - Mar 27, 1996

Wuorela, Anna
Mar 5, 1904 - July 30, 1990

Youngs, John H.
1928 - 1984
(CJ) Nov 19, 1984
Yrttiaho, Heikki
1869 - 1948
(PANC) Aug 28, 1948
Yrttiaho, Hilda Matilda
1907 - 1986
(CJ) Oct 13, 1986
Yrttiaho, Tilda Louiissa
1878 - 1957
(PANC) Aug 3, 1957

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