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Vieno Matilda Simola

Vieno Matilda Simola

Female 1916 - 2001  (85 years)

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  • Name Vieno Matilda Simola 
    Born 26 Aug 1916  Brimson, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Simola, Vieno Matilda
      Date of Birth: 08/12/1916
      County of Birth: St. Louis
      certid# 1916-29422
      Mother Maiden Name: Tammen
    Simola, Vieno Matilda Birth Certificate
    Simola, Vieno Matilda Birth Certificate
    Gender Female 
    Census 1920  Fairbanks, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1920 US Federal 
    • in the Hjalmar Simola household in Fairbanks Twp. Enumerated were Hjalmar (head) age 28; Matilda (wife) age 32; Hjalmar (son) age 5; Matilda (daughter) age 3 4/12; Toivo (son) age 2. Hjalmar immigrated in 1909 (Al). Matilda immigrated in 1908 (Al).
    Census 1930  Fairbanks, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1930 US Federal 
    • in the Hjalmar Simola household in Fairbanks Twp. Enumerated were Hjalmar (head) age 37; Edla (wife) age 43; Weino (son) age 15; Vieno (daughter) age 13; William (son) age 12; John (son) age 8; Esther (daughter) age 3; Ruth (daughter) age 1. Hjalmar immigrated in 1909 (Na). Matilda immigrated in 1908 (Al).
    Died 25 Dec 2001  Eveleth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Duluth News Tribune, Duluth, MN, December 27, 2001
      VIENO "VIENNA'' M. WALKAMA
      Vieno "Vienna'' M. Walkama, 85, of Eveleth, formerly of Makinen died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2001, in Arrowhead Senior Living Community in Eveleth.
      She was born on Aug. 12, 1916, to Hjalmer and Edla (Ek) Simola in Brimson, Minn. She grew up and attended school in Brimson, graduating from Duluth Central in 1936. Following graduation, she nannied for a family in Missouri for one year. She was united in marriage to Vaino "Wayne'' Walkama on Aug. 14, 1937, in Duluth. Following marriage, the couple lived at the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp at Lake Sullivan for a short time before making their home in Makinen, where she worked on the family dairy farm.

      She was a member of the Palo Congregational Church, Makinen Community Club, Makinen Senior Citizen's Club, Brimson Women's Club and was a patient council member at the Arrowhead Senior Living Community for five years.

      She was preceded in death by her husband, Vaino, in 1996; grandchildren Dawn Renee Trenholm and Brian Tapio; brothers Wayne and John Simola; and her parents.

      She is survived by daughters Lucille Carlson of Ely, Elsie (Melvyn) Tapio of Brimson, Christine Trenholm of Makinen and Donna (Emil) Jalonen of White Bear Lake, Minn.; a granddaughter, Julie Hillman of Duluth; grandsons Robert Carlson of Riverton, Wyo., Scott (Maryhelen) Tapio of Falcon Heights, Minn., Martin (Jaimie) Carlson of Renton, Wash., Wayne (Lori) Trenholm of Makinen; and Robert Jalonen of White Bear Lake, Minn.; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; sisters Esther Ellingsen of Two Harbors and Ruth (Harry) McKinney of Brimson; a brother, William Simola of Brimson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

      VISITATION: 1 until the 2 p.m. service Friday in Palo Congregational Church, Palo. Burial in Makinen Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements by the Range Funeral Home of Virginia.

      Mesabi Daily News, Viriginia, MN 12-27-2001
      VIENO "VIENNA'' M. WALKAMA, 85

      SERVICES: Visitation will be Friday, one hour prior to the 2 p.m. funeral service at the Palo Congregational Church in Palo, with the Rev. Randy Melhus officiating. Burial will be in Makinen Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements are by the Range Funeral Home of Virginia.

      Vieno "Vienna" M. Walkama, 85, of Eveleth, formerly of Makinen, died on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2001, at the Arrowhead Senior Living Community in Eveleth.

      She was born on Aug. 12, 1916, to Hjalmer and Edla (Ek) Simola in Brimson. She grew up and attended school in Brimson, graduating from Duluth Central in 1936. Following graduation, she nannied for a family in Missouri for one year. She was united in marriage to Vaino "Wayne" Walkama on Aug. 14, 1937, in Duluth. Following marriage, the couple lived at the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp at Lake Sullivan for a short time, before making their home in Makinen, where she worked on the family dairy farm. She was a member of the Palo Congregational Church, the Makinen Community Club, the Makinen Senior Citizens Club, the Brimson Women's Club, and was a patient council member at the Arrowhead Senior Living Community for five years.

      Survivors include four daughters, Lucille Carlson of Ely, Elsie (Melvyn) Tapio of Brimson, Christine Trenholm of Makinen and Donna (Emil) Jalonen of White Bear Lake, Minn.; one granddaughter, Julie Hillman, of Duluth; five grandsons, Robert Carlson of Riverton, Wyo., Scott (Maryhelen) Tapio of Falcon Heights, Minn., Martin (Jaimie) Carlson of Renton, Wash., Wayne (Lori) Trenholm of Makinen and Robert Jalonen of White Bear Lake; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two sisters, Esther Ellingsen of Two Harbors and Ruth (Harry) McKinney of Brimson; one brother, William Simola, of Brimson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

      She was preceded in death by her husband, Vaino, in 1996; two grandchildren, Dawn Renee Trenholm and Brian Tapio; two brothers, Wayne and John Simola; and her parents
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    Buried Aft 25 Dec 2001  Makinen Cemetery, Makinen, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Aunt Vieno was cremated and a portion of her ashes were also buried with her mother, Edla, in the Brimson Cemetery.
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    Person ID I45  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2013 

    Father Hjalmar Antti Simola,   b. 26 Aug 1892, Manninen, Ypaja, Hame, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1972, Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Edla Matilda Ek, Tammi,   b. 3 Jun 1886, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1974, Two Harbors, Lake, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1913  Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • CERTIFICATE OF MARRIAGE -STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY O F ST. LOUIS
      HJALMAR ANTTI SIMOLA & EDLA MATILDA TAMMI
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      I hereby certify, that on the 1st day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and thirteen at Duluth in said County, I, the undersigned, a Judge of Probate did join in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony, according to the laws of this State, Hjalmar Antti Simola of the County of St. Louis and State on Minn and Edla Matilda Tammi of the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota. In the presence of W.W. Pittenger and Otto Wauhala, Witnesses. Signed S.W. Gilpin. (Filed for record this 6th day of October A.D. 1913. J.R. Johnson, Clerk. By J.A. Cummings, Deputy Clerk)
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    Divorced 5 May 1950 
    Divorced 9 May 1950  , St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Family ID F39  Group Sheet

    Family Waino Henrick Walkama,   b. 13 Mar 1913, Makinen, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1996, Virginia, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1937  Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Lucille Ellen Walkama
    +2. Elsie Vienna Walkama
    +3. Christine Carol Walkama
    +4. Donna Mae Walkama
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2008 
    Family ID F45  Group Sheet