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Death Notice: Vernon Koskela

Vernon Reino Koskela, 85, of Menahga, passed away Monday, April 20, 2009, at the Green Pine Acres Nursing Home in Menahga.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 25, at the Sebeka Apostolic Lutheran Church with the Rev. Art Skoog officiating. Interment will be made in the Koskela family plot at the Balmi Cemetery near Wolf Lake. Visitation will be held at the Cardini-Pearson Funeral Home in Menahga from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, April.

A full obituary will appear in the next edition of the Pioneer Journal. Arrangements provided by the Cardini-Pearson Funeral Home serving Menahga and Sebeka. For more information, call (218) 564-4548.