HAMMOND, Ind.--Lois Flood, 91, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 9, 2011. Inquiries should be directed to LaHayne Funeral Home, 6955 Southeastern Ave., Hammond, Ind., 46324. 219/ 845-3600 or www.lahynefuneralhome.com.
CRYSTAL FALLS--Reino A. Poikonen, 78, passed away Monday, May 23, 2011, at Marquette General Hospital, Marquette. The Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls, is serving the family, www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.
Richard “Rick” Delinski
IRON RIVER--Richard “Rick” H. Delinski, 67, died Thursday, May 26, 2011, at Northstar Health System. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Thursday, June 2, at 4 p.m. at the home of Judi Hemeleski, 138 Larson Road, Iron River. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.
CRYSTAL FALLS--George D. Sims, 92, of Lake Mary, passed away on March 10, 2011, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 4, at 11 a.m. at the Mansfield Location’s Log Church. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church. Staff Sgt. George Sims will be laid to rest in the Evergreen Memorial Cemetery in Crystal Falls immediately following the church service. Full military honors will be accorded by the Eastside Veteran’s Council. The family has entrusted the Nash Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Crystal Falls with the arrangements, www.nashfuneralhome.net.
IRON RIVER--Memorial services for Marie L. Rinko, who died Jan. 28, 2011, will be held on Friday, June 3, at 11 a.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church. The ladies of the Rosary Sodality will form an Honor Guard at the service. Interment will be in Stambaugh Cemetery. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River.
Jon and Marlin Rajala
IRON RIVER—A Celebration of Life Service for Jon and Marlin Rajala, brothers who died on May 16, 2011, will be held Saturday, June 4, at 3 p.m. at the Stambaugh Legion Reino Post 21. Jon, retired, and Marlin, a self-employed logger with his son, were both members of the Michigan National Guard, Iron River Unit. Jon was also a member of the Sons of Legion. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River.
CASPIAN--Kayla M. Barker, 12, died Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Iron River. Visitation was held Tuesday, May 31, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Cornerstone Bible Church, Iron River. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 31, at 11 a.m. at Cornerstone Bible Church, Iron River, with Brother Rocky Farley officiating. Interment was in Martin Cemetery, Tipler, Wis. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.
IRON RIVER--Peter M. Gude, 59, passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at his home. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 1, at 11 a.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River, with Rev. Dan Waters to officiate. Interment will be in Stambaugh Cemetery, Iron River. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.