Jan 31-04

Past-E-Mail: Cam Notes - 2004: January: Jan 31-04
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Toivo from Toivola on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 09:48 am:

For all of our new visitors to the Pasty Cam, on the last day of each month we dedicate a memorial page to friends and family who have recently passed on.

Colleen O'Neill
Eugene Yauch
Albert (Abby) Rule
Wesley Lasanen
Louise Laverdiere
Mary LeVeque
Mark Schaaf

As always, we remember the men and women, serving our country who have made the ultimate sacrifice. Feel free to add the name of someone you'd like to remember.
By RB Mich. on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 09:58 am:

Mitchell Bradley was left this world 24 years ago. Still missed by all who knew him.

By Peter G.,Dearborn, Mi. on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 10:15 am:

In memory of: Julius Gryniewicz, Bob
Keeshan, Jack Paar

By CC MI on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 10:28 am:

Bob Sturos

By wms,clinton twp. on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 10:31 am:

Please remember the servicemen and women who died this month in Iraq.Michael J Sutter 28,Justin W Pollard 21,Marc S Seiden 26,Solomon C Bangayan 24,Kimberly N Hampton 27,Dennis A Corral 33,Eric T Paliwoda 28,Luke P Frist 20,Michael A Diraimonro 22,Gregory B Hicks 35,Nathaniel H Johnson 22,Christopher A Golby 26,Craig Davis 37,Philip A Johnson 31,Ian D Manuel 23,Aaron A Weaver 32,Jesse D Mizener 24,Jeffrey C Walker 33,Roy A Wood 47,Ricky L Crockett 37,Keicia M Hines 27,Cody J Orr 21,Larry E Polley Jr.,Edmond L Randle 26,Roland L Castro 26,Kelly L Hornbeck 36,Gabriel T Palacios 22,James D Parker 20,Michael T Blaise 29,Brian D Hazelgrove 29,Ervin Dervishi 21,Jason K Chappell 22,William R Sturges Jr. 24,Randy S Rosenberg 24,Keith L Smette 25,Kenneth W Hendrickson 41,Matthew J August 28,James T Hoffman 41,Travis A Moothart 23,Luke S James 24,Lester O Kinney 2nd 27,Patrick Dorff 32,Sean G Landrus 31.

By Lee, Mi. on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 10:43 am:

In rememberance , Uno Tanskanen . Save a few of those agates for us Friend.

By Finns in Indiana on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 11:12 am:

In memory of my father-in-law, Don Leinonen. He was born and raised in the U.P. and loved it there. We miss him daily along with his wonderful boyhood stories.

By Joe Finn, Rhinelander, Wi on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 11:44 am:

In memory of Arvo Seppa, who died last October. I will always remember the times at the Moonshine Hill creek camp. He was a good man in the woods.

By Karen on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 12:21 pm:

In memory of my uncle Henry Forsman.

By SLD, MI on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 12:24 pm:

In memory of my brother, Stephen L. Porter. He loved the U.P. and is buried in a spot overlooking Keeweenau Bay. We will always remember his crooked smile and his great big heart!

By your buddies on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 12:31 pm:

in memory of a great guy TERRY MYTTY who died 10 years ago on jan.19.gone but not forgotton buddy...

By cjr-Washington state on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 01:33 pm:

Lets not forget tommorrow it will be one year

since the tragic space shuttle accident,I was

listening to Focus on the Family last night and

they played a tape from the widow of Rick Husband

it was very powerful, lets continue to pray for

all the familys. cjr-Seattle,Wa

By Friends on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 02:23 pm:

John Jokela

By Don & Dawne Hinds , Mich on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 02:38 pm:

Let us pray for all the service men now on duty in Iraq and for those yet to go.

By Vanessa, Calumet MI on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 02:55 pm:

In memory of my sisters cat, Sassy. She died in a fire on Jan. 29, 2004.

By JJ MI on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 03:06 pm:

For Sarah's Mom and Dad - may the moon shine upon the waters of your hereafter, and the sunshine upon your children and grandkids...

For Wilfred "Jake" Jacobi, who - I'm sure is making New Year's Salad up there, your life of intregity was an inpiration to me, and only now - as an adult do I understand your sacrifices, made for our family. You are missed...

By Genie, Ohio on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 03:11 pm:

My uncle, William Liebetrau, Niles, Michigan. He'll be sorely missed...

By Donald Berney, California on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 03:31 pm:

Recieved shipment Thursday as advised and in good order. Apparently still frozen so popped them in the freezer except for one that I ate. Very good. Delicious. Around here, in the socalled Mother Lode country of California They are known as Cousin Jack Pasties brought here by the Cornish hardrock miners who worked in the minesaround Grass Valley and Nevada City---where my grandmother and mother were born. My grandmother used to make them for our family. I learned how from her and for many years made them for my family.

By Greta, remembering in Milw on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 03:46 pm:

In memory of Paul Meyer, 22, died in tragic car accident 1/15/04. Loved to play hockey. Would have been a great honorary Yooper.

By Sandy, lower, MI on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 04:00 pm:

In memory of my loving father, Bill Clay, who's 73rd birthday would have been yesterday. His legacy lives on.

By CK. & EK. L.L. on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 04:14 pm:

In memory of: Donnie Sturvist.

By AČ, Royal Oak, MI on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 04:59 pm:

In loving memory of Bill Lassila who died suddenly last year on January 20. He is missed by many and thought of often.

By Fred and Peggy, Indiana on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 05:59 pm:

In memory of Dorothy Kurtz who went to be with the Lord on Jan. 9,2004.

By walter p tampa on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 06:00 pm:

fantastic picture gods great works are never ending

By Fran,Ga on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 06:04 pm:

In memory of My Sister-in Law Dolly Frazer Spellich who passed away On January 29,1993.She was born and raised in Lake Linden.She was my brother John's wife. I miss her still.We had a lot of fun together. I'll bet she is up there making people laugh!! Fran,Hal and John

By Alex Tiensivu, Georgia on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 06:11 pm:

In Loving Memory of my Grandma, Hilda Tiensivu, who died 29 years ago this month. Thank you for being a wonderful Grandmother, and for living in Mohawk, which caused me to become a part of the U.P. --- The most wonderful place on Earth.

Also in Memory of my best friend Billy Lydecker, who was killed by a car when we were both 11 years old. I will never forget you and our fun in Boy Scouts.

By Fran,Ga on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 06:20 pm:

In memory of Edith Hellman who passed away on Jan 18th of this year. She was the mother of my close friend Kathy. Edith was a very nice woman.She was warm and friendly to everyone. She lived in Dollar Bay most of her life and was active in her church and in politics.Much time was spent helping Rusty when he was running for office.
She also served as Suervisor of Osceola twp This fine person with the smiley face will be missed by many.

By Joe.& Kath on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 06:37 pm:

In loving memory of wife and mother, Margaret (Stetter) Francis, January 23, 2003

By Ken, Manistee on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 07:23 pm:

In memory of Don Holman and Doc Wyble...good men and good fishing buddies. They would have loved to fish the rivers around Manistee.

By walter p on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 07:46 pm:

in memorium david and loraine who left this life to soon`

By mjg,Lake Linden,Mich on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 07:48 pm:


By dick, fl on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 08:18 pm:

In memory of my uncle Wilfred "Mike" Mickelson. He sure did love the U.P. And also of my uncles Carl and Clarence Johnson and Robert "Bob" Thomsen, all great men. I sure was lucky to be related to them!

By Jeanie P, MI on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 08:20 pm:

In memory of Effie Verinius, of Painesdale, who passed away suddenly this month. She was a good friend of my mom, Bertha Kangas, who passed away this past November 14. They used to talk on the phone almost every day. Now they've had a chance to "catch up" on things along with another friend & phone pal, Martha Orquist.

By Nancy Leinonen Howells on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 08:26 pm:

In loving memory of Norma Bonner Leinonen,
born and raised in Munising, married to Ensio
Leinonen of Pelkie, died January, 1998; and in
loving memory of Ensio Leinonen, died
December, 1997.

The last few days of January are always hard

By Steve the flying cold troll on Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 09:28 pm:

Larry Humphrey Thanksgiving morning
Heck of a guy...parent...teacher...pilot...birder.
Yooper wannabe, climber, hunter, glassblower, and
all around decent human being...We will miss you.

By Jim of Ann Arbor on Sunday, February 1, 2004 - 05:12 am:

In my memories forever:

Uno Tanskanen, a good man who put up with my jabbering,
God bless him and his family, Esther, Victor, Wanda,
Michelle, and all the rest who knew him and loved/put up
with him. May he find the best rocks there are forever.

Elizabeth Anne Moray, my wife, lover, friend, mate, partner,
buddy. For 34 years you were the best and always will be.

By danbury; germany on Sunday, February 1, 2004 - 04:48 pm:

My grandfather, two years ago. We never had this final talk.

By Mary Lou on Monday, February 2, 2004 - 06:02 am:

John Robert "Bob" Tumperi...Lake Linden High School class of '48, West Point '53....fine athlete & good student.......a very nice person. Rest in Peace

By Pam, MI on Monday, February 2, 2004 - 09:18 am:

In memory of my dad, Bill Givens who passed away in October. We miss him everyday.

By Jim Niskanen, Norton,Ohio on Monday, February 2, 2004 - 11:09 am:

In memory of Paul James Niskanen died

By Candy, CA on Monday, February 2, 2004 - 01:45 pm:

In memory of my uncle, Paul McPheeters, who
lost a quick battle with liver cancer on Jan. 26.
He and my dad were like two peas in a pod,
and while he lived in the Detroit area, he loved
the U.P.

By Linda CA on Tuesday, February 3, 2004 - 03:50 pm:

In memory of my father James Bond died Jan 14th 2004

By Mary Louise Rowe-Fischer, Florida on Thursday, February 5, 2004 - 02:31 pm:

In Memory of my Mom, Marilyn L. Rowe, who passed away 24 years ago in January. I think about you every day...
In Honor of my Dad, Robert D. Rowe, a native Yooper now living in FL, who has a birthday later this month...

By Cathy - Michigan on Thursday, February 5, 2004 - 04:53 pm:

To honor the loving memory of Poppa, Ted Groleau who passed away Sept. 27, 2003 and Mimmy, Shirley Groleau who passed away Oct. 26, 2003. They celebrated 65 years together before going "home" and shared their lives with love for so many others.

By Ray Nagy, PA on Tuesday, February 10, 2004 - 11:49 am:

Looking at your rememberances & seeing Uno Tanskanen. Would he have been a U.S. Coast Guard Veteran about 66 -68 years old ?
Ray Nagy
Apollo, PA.
E-mail janray66@highvision.com
& janray@boreal.org

By Diane,transplanted Yooper on Tuesday, February 10, 2004 - 11:03 pm:

In memory of Frances "Buck" Harris, born in Trimoutain,moved to th LP in late 60's. He was the DAD in my life. It will be two years in April and there isn't a day he isn't missed.

By Laura Belue SC on Sunday, February 29, 2004 - 05:53 am:

In memory of Dale J. McIntosh who left us far too soon. May 30,1954-October 27,2003 A "Laker" alumni, and long time lover of the UP. Rest in peace my brother till we meet again.

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