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Obituary: Allan Thomas Mitchell

Allan Thomas Mitchell, age 69 of Baraga, MI passed away unexpectedly on Friday, June 21, 2019. He was born September 23, 1949 in Hancock, MI son of Harold and Aurelia (St Onge) Mitchell. Allan was a Vietnam Veteran; drafted in 1969 to 1971, he served in Germany. He then went …

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Obituary: Philip Raisanen

Calumet June 22, 2019 Philip C. Raisanen, 73, a resident of Boundary Street in Calumet passed away unexpectedly at his home on Saturday June 22, 2019. He was born on October 11, 1945 in Laurium a son of the late Eino and Bertha (Makkonen) Raisanen . He graduated from Calumet …

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Obituary: Alice “Deetz” Brulla

Laurium Alice “Deetz” Brulla, 91, a resident of Iroquois Street in Laurium passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on Saturday evening June 22, 2019. She was born on November 5, 1927 in Osceola a daughter of the late Edward Howard and Elizabeth (Polvi) Rogan. She …

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Obituary: Christian Mihangel Lester

Christian Mihangel Lester, youngest son and tenth child born to Michael and Miracle Lester of Laurium. Delivered physically on Earth to his parents’ arms on June 14, 2019, having spiritually ascended to the arms of The Father in Heaven. “Behold, he is not here, for he has risen.” Christian has …

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Obituary: Elwood Olkkonen

Covington Elwood Olkkonen, 64, a resident of Covington passed away on Sunday June 16, 2019 at the Baraga County Memorial Hospital in L’Anse. He was born on December 10, 1954 a son of the late Everett and Mabel (Lehtola) Olkkonen. He graduated from Calumet High School with the class of …

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Obituary: Reuben Moilanen

Reuben Frederick Moilanen, 93, a resident of Calumet passed away on Wednesday June 19, 2019 at Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital.He was born on March 14, 1926 in Ahmeek to Andrew and Mary (Dyni) Moilanen. Reuben attended the local schools and in 1944 enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. He served …

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Obituary: Dennis Collins

Dennis Collins, 63, a resident of Calumet passed away on Thursday June 13, 2019 at his home. He was born on February 20, 1956 in Tazewell County, Virginia, to George and Beulah (Sykes) Collins. He attended the local schools and graduated from Honaker High School in 1973. Following high school, Dennis …

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Obituary: Archie S. Homola

Hancock Archie S. Homola, 80, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 16, 2019, at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility in Hancock where he had been a resident patient for the past 3 years. He was born June 8, 1939, in Gackle, ND, a son of the late Frank and …

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Obituary: Michael J. Kangas

Hancock Michael J. Kangas, 42, a resident of Hancock, passed away Sunday June 16, 2019, at home following a lengthy illness. He was born on December 2, 1976, in Hancock a son of the late George and Patricia (Laingren) Kangas Sr. Mike attended the Hancock Schools and was a graduate …

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Obituary: Daniel R. “Boone” Pittsley

Daniel R. “Boone” Pittsley, age 77, of Baraga, MI passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at UP Health System, Marquette, MI. He was born in Trout Creek, Michigan on February 16, 1942 the son of the late Harvey and Ethel (Brownell) Pittsley. Boone graduated from high school in Trout Creek …

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