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Nakonechny, Lena 23 Feb 1931 Fort William Daily Times Journal

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Nalli, Charles Thurs 15 Aug 1940 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of Charles Nalli, son of Mr. and Mrs. Manuel Nalli, of Intola, was held at two o'clock yesterday afternoon from the Funeral Chapel, 299 Arthur Street, Port Arthur. Rev. J. E. Nopola officiated and interment was made in Riverside Cemetery. Pallbearers were; Jalmar Nalli, Veikko Heino, Oscar Heino, Kalle Takala

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Nalli, John Wed 29 Apr 1936 Port Arthur News Chronicle
Resident of a farm at Intola for fifteen years, John Nalli, 69, died in Port Arthur Hospital last night. Mr. Nalli was born in Finland, and came to Port Arthur twenty-four years ago, later taking up residence in Intola district. Survivors are four sons, Onni, Port Arthur; Hjalmar and Manu, Intola; and Thomas, New York; and four daughters, Laina, Mrs. J. Griffin, College Street; Laura, Mrs. A. Hill, Fort William; Eva, Mrs. J. Anderson, Port Arthur; and Ida, Mrs. J. Viskari, Finland. The funeral will be held Sunday afternoon from the Funeral Chapel, 299 Arthur Street, to Intola Hall for services at 3 o'clock. Rev. J.E. Nopola of the Finnish Lutheran Church will conduct the services and interment will be in Intola Cemetery.

Nalli, John Mon 4 May 1936 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of John Malli was held yesterday afternoon with service in the Intola Hall at four o'clock conducted by the Rev. J.E. Nopola of the Finnish Lutheran Church. Interment was made in Intola Cemetery. Pallbeares were; Alex Sippila, Gust Halonen, Jahn Haraja, Jospeh Karjalainen, Simo Karjalainen, and Ilmar Hynna.

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Nebesky, Mike Mon 9 May 1949 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Mike Nenesky, 57, farmer of the Onion Lake Road, McIntyre Township, died early Sunday at the family residence. Born in the Ukraine, he emigrated to Winnipeg in 1912. He removed to Port Arthur 37 years ago and for the past 24 years had farmed in the district. He leaves his wife, Frances, a son John of Toronto, a cousin John Bruce of Port Arthur and three sisters in the Ukraine. The body rests at Everest's Chapel.

Nebesky, Mike Tues 10 May 1949 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of Mike Nebesky, 55, of Onion Lake Road, McIntyre Township, who died on Sunday will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday from Everest's Chapel to Riverside Cemetery. John Dutchin, of the Association of United Ukrainian Canadians will speak.

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Nebon, Catherine Mon Nov 9, 1953 The News Chronicle
The funeral of Mrs. Catherine Nebon, 79, a pioneer resident of the Murillo District, who died in hospital Thursday was held Saturday afternoon. There was a service in the Chapel, 200 South May Street at 1:45 p.m. conducted by the Rev. R.J. Parsons of Murillo United Church, assisted by Rev. F.W. Lee of Port Arthur. One hymn was sung, Rock of Ages, with Mrs. Jean McMichael at the organ. The funeral then proceeded to the Murillo United Church for services at 2:30 p.m. which were largely attended. There were two hymns All The Way My Savior Leads Me and What A Friend We Have In Jesus with Mrs. T.G. Atkinson at the organ. Mr. Lee who had known Mrs. Nebon for 47 years paid tribute to her character as a Christian mother, a church worker and a good neighbor. Burial was in the family plot in Stanley Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers were Grant Bingham, Jack Bingham, Archie McKenzie, William Sim, Dick Everett and Jerrold Martyn.

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Neil, Mabel 27 Dec 1983 The Chronicle Journal
Mrs. Mabel Neil, aged 78 years, resident of Hogarth Memorial Hospital, died there on Saturday December 24, 1983. Born at Madoc, Ontario, she was the former Mabel Clapp, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Clapp. She came here with her parents in 1914 and was later married to Samuel McIlwain. He predeceased her in 1942 and she later married Russell Neil who died 1950. Mrs. Neil was a member of the Steadfast Lodge 59 and the Women of the Moose 1338. Surviving are a son, Elmer McIlwain, 2223 Moodie street; daughter Muriel, Mrs. Arthur Prokosh, 329 West Gore street; brothers Ken and Jack Thunder Bay; Bob, Welland and Eddy Clapp, Winnipeg; sisters Mary Brown, Thunder Bay; Doreen, Mrs. Leo Cunningham, Welland; 18 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and other relatives. Also predeceased by son in infancy, daughter Edith Goegan; son Edward; brothers, Willet, Harry, Phillip and Hawley. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the Jenkens Funeral home. Rev. Joan MacIntosh of First Church United will officiate and interment will be in Mountain View Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy memorials to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. The Women of the Moose will hold their memorial service this evening at 7:30 p.m. in the Jenkens Funeral home.

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Neil, Russell Frederick 6 June 1950 Fort William Daily Times Journal

Neil, Russell Frederick 7 June 1950 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Funeral services will be held tomorrow for Russell Frederick Neil, 40, of 1505 Cameron Street, who died yesterday at his home of self-inflicted wounds. The services will take place at two o'clock from the Jenkens funeral chapel to Mountain View Cemetery, with Rev. W. C. Tompkins of the Fundamental Baptist Church, officiating.

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Nelmes, Ronald Thurs 11 June 1936 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of Ronald Lambert Nelmes, who died in an accident yesterday will be held at two o'clock Friday afternoon from 17 Jean Street, Port Arthur to Riverside Cemetery. Rev. E.G.D. Freeman, pastor of St. Paul's Church will officiate.

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Nelson, Christopher Robert Sat 6 May 1972 Daily Times Journal
Christopher Robin Nelson, four month old son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Nelson, Kakabeka Falls, died unexpectedly Friday May 5, 1972 at home. Surviving are his parents, grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. R. Saarela, East Gore Street, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Nelson, Riverdale, also grandparents, great grandparents and other relatives. Removal Tuesday from the Blake Funeral Chapel to Redeemer Lutheran Church, Kakabeka Falls for service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Robert Krueger officiating. Interment in Stanley Hill Cemetery.

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Nelson, John 3 Apr 1952 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of John Nelson, 72, of Intola, who died Friday will be held tomorrow from Sargent's Chapel at 11 a.m. to Riverside Cemetery with services by Rev. T. Pyykko of the Independent Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Church.

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Nelson, Mae Hilma (Ojala) Tues 29 Mar 2005 The Chronicle Journal
The family sadly announces the passing of our Mother on Tuesday, March 29, 2005. Mom was a hard worker all her life, always helping those who needed her. She is survived by her children Gordon (Diane) Walford, Bonnie, Connie, Wanda, April (Pat), Sunne (Tracy) and their families. Also survived by siblings Toby, Millie and special sister Velma Maa. Mom has chosen cremation, and a private interment of Ashes will take place at a later date as per her wishes. Donations can be made to the charity of your choice. EVEREST FUNERAL CHAPEL, 299 Waverley St. at Algoma in care of arrangements. Mom, Love you, Miss you, See you later. Bonnie Mother Memories you have made for us to have forever Our hearts will always hold Together we were a family Heaven has a new angel Earth has lost a Lady Rest now Mom, you deserve it, after all your hard work We Love You Yesterday, Today and all our Tomorrows. ~Gord, Bonnie, Connie, Wanda, April, Sunne Please sign the online condolences at everestofthunderbay.com

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Nelson, Olaf Tues 4 Dec 1917 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The death occurred Sunday at Finmark of Olaf Nelson, aged 24 years. The funeral will take place tomorrow at Finmark.

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Neve, Annie Thurs 1 June 1922 Port Arthur News Chronicle
The funeral of Mrs. Annie Neve, who died at Stanley Tuesday following a long illness, took place this afternoon at 2:30 from Morris' Funeral Parlors to St. John's Anglican Church where the burial service was preached by rev. Eric Montizambert. Interment was at Riverside Cemetery. The many beautiful floral tributes included those from the husband, brother and sister. Mr. and Mrs. Wilkinson, Mr. and Mrs. McQuaid, Mr. and Mrs. R.H. McFarlane, Mr. and Mrs. Lovelace and family, Mr. and Mrs. C. Johnson, Mr. and Mrs. Victor Ross, Mrs. George Arthur, Mrs. J.E. Richardson, I.O.O.F. Number 244, Mr. and Mrs. H. Laurance, Mr. and Mrs. R.B. Martin, Mr. and Mrs. R. Scott and family, Mrs. Sinclair and Pearl, Mr. and Mrs. E. Martin, Mrs. H. Olson, and Mrs. B. Olson, the Austin family, Mr. and Mrs. E.J. McKay, Mr. and Mrs. J. Colson, Mrs. Shassord and family, Mr. and Mrs. Forsyth, Mr. and Mrs. B. Sarron, Kakabeka Falls, Willing Helpers, at Stanley, Rev. and Mrs. W.C. Griffiths.

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Neva, Ina Sat 22 Feb 1941 Port Arthur News Chronicle
Mrs. Ina Neva, 63, wife of Oscar Neva, Sellers, died in hospital at Fort William last evening following a long illness. A native of Finland, Mrs. Neva came to Canada and the Lakehead more than 40 years ago and for the past 35 years had lived in the Sellers district. She was a member of the Finnish Lutheran Church. Surviving, besides her husband, are two sons and five daughters. Sons are Archie and Alfred, at home. Daughters are Mrs. George Valimaa of Nolalu; Mrs. Thomas Hall, 313 Bethune Street, Fort William; Mrs. Herman McInnis, 145 Cumming Street, Fort William; Mrs. William Fisher, Grenville Avenue, Port Arthur; Elvera, at home. One sister, Mrs. Sina Mikkola, at Port Arthur, and seven grandchildren also survive. The funeral will be held Monday from the Funeral Chapel, 200 South May Street, to Mountain View Cemetery. Service will be conducted by Rev. J.E. Nopola of the Finnish Lutheran Church.

Neva, Ina (Mrs. Oscar) Tues Feb 25, 1941 Port Arthur News Chronicle
The funeral of Mrs. Oscar Neva of Sellars, who died Friday was held yesterday afternoon. The Service was conducted at the Chapel, 200 South May Street, Fort William and burial was in Mountain View Cemetery. Rev. J. E. Nopola of the Finnish Lutheran Church, Port Arthur, officiated, with Mrs. Nopola at the organ. Pallbearers were Herman McGinness, William Fisher, Leonard Gibson, Gearge Valimaa, Chester Edwards and Alfred Sutton.

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Neve, George Mon 8 Apr 1940 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Former Reeve of Paipoonge Township and postmaster at Stanley, George Neve died this morning in a Port Arthur Hospital, aged 69. He had been in ill health during the last few years but had been in hospital only about two weeks. Mr. Neve was born in Kent, England and came to Canada with his parents 50 years ago. He settled at Stanley 40 years ago and operated a general store there for 32 years. He took an active part in municipal affairs, and in additon to serving on the Paipoonge council was secretary for the school board in his section for 13 years. He was a member of the Port Arthur Lodge I.O.O.F. for 35 years and also was a veteran member of Shuniah Masonic Lodge. Besides his wife he leaves two sons, Henry and Lorne, and two daughters, Beryl and Norine, all at home. Also surviving are one sister, Mrs. William Weller in England and three brothers, Albert in Port Arthur; Thomas in Lethbridge; and Rev. Charles Neve, in Des Moines, Iowa. The body was removed to the Funeral Parlors, 299 Arthur Street, Port Arthur, while funeral arrangemnets are being made.

Neve, George Tues 9 Apr 1940 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of George Neve of Stanley will be held at 3:15 o'clock Wednesday afternoon from the Funeral Chapel, 299 Arthur Street, Port Arthur, under the auspices of Port Arthur Lodge I.O.O.F. Rev. C. Pete of the Murillo Anglican Church will officiate. Interment will be made in the family plot, Riverside Cemetery.

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Newbury, John Wesley Thurs 18 Sept 1900 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Death has the second time visited Beaver Mine taking with it a young man by the name of Newbury. he leaves a mother, father and young wife to mourn his loss.

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Nicholetts, Robert Lowe Sat 21 Mar 1931 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of the late Robert Lowe Nicholetts, pioneer resident of Baird District, who died Thursday, was held this morning from Jenkens Funeral Parlors to St. Andrew's Church, Port Arthur at 10 o'clock. Rev. Father McDonald officiated at requiem high mass. Many old time friends of the family were in attendance at the church, interment was made in St. Andrew's Cemetery. The pallbearers were R. Gavin, J. Wright, C.R.B. Hill, J. Oster, C. Allen and J. Potter.

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Nichols, Mrs. Robert Sat 25 Jan 1936 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Pending communication with members of the family in the district, funeral arrangements for the late Mrs. Robert Nichols, whose death occurred ???sday have not been completed. The late Mrs. Nichols had resided in Fort William for 18 years and for two years in O'Connor.

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Nicholson, Edwin "Ted" Wed 11 July 1962 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Edwin (Ted) aged 49 years, a resident of North Harold Street, fatally injured in Highway accident on Tuesday, July 10, 1962. Adherent of the Presbyterian Church. Survived by mother Mrs. Rose Nicholson, N. Harold St., brothers Stuart, Victoria Ave; Jack, East Mary St.; Arnold at home; sisters, Elsie, Mrs. Howard Barrie, N. Harold St.; Margaret, Mrs. M.A. Cameron, South Gillies; Shirley, Mrs. John L. Mitchell of Marathon (here); Miss Rose Nicholson, N. Harold St.; Funeral services at 2:00 on Thursday afternoon in the Jenkens Funeral Home, the Rev. A.H. Johsnton, D.D., of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church officiating. Interment in Mountain View Cemetery. The family respectfully request that flowers be omitted.

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Niemi, Amelia Tues 7 May 1946 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The death occurred in Port Arthur Hospital this morning of Mrs. Amelia Niemi, 69, wife of Nick Niemi, Silver Mountain, Strange Township, and a resident of the district for 40 years. She had been ill for six weeks. Born in Finland, Mrs. Niemi came to Port Arthur 40 years ago and went out to Silver Mountain one year later. Besides her husband she is survived by two sons, William, at home and Arvo, Nolalu. A daughter, Mrs. Ilma Allanen predeceased her three years ago. She is mourned by five grandchildren. The body rests at the Everest Funeral Chapel, Port Arthur, pending further announcement.

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Niemi, Arvo Mon 1 Mar 2004 The Chronicle Journal

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Niemi, Baby Boy Tues 7 May 1946 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The death occurred yesterday afternoon in Port Arthur Hospital of Baby Niemi, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Severi Niemi, Kaministiquia. Besides the parents there are surviving four brothers and one sister all at home. Funeral services will be held at 11 o'clock Wednesday morning. Rev. R. W. Heikkinen will officiate and burial will be in Dog River Cemetery.

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Niemi, Hannah Mon 28 June 1954 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Mrs. Hannah Niemi, 72, Nolalu, died in Port Arthur Hospital Sunday afternoon after a long illness. Born in Ylistalo, V.L. Finland, she first came to Mabella, Ont 31 years ago. In 1927 she moved with her husband to Nolalu where they had lived ever since. Besides her husband, Isaac, she is survived by one son Toivo of Winnipeg. Three sisters and a brother live in Finland. The body rests at the Everest Funeral Chapel pending funeral arrangements.

Neimi, Hannah Fri 2 July 1954 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of Mrs. Hannah Niemi, 72, Nolalu, who died Sunday was held at 2 p.m. Thursday from the Everest Funeral Chapel to Riverside cemetery. Rev. J.W. Sippola officiated. Pallbearers were A. Niemi; A. Ahola; H. Reivonen; J. Maki; I. Klamie; and H. Erickson.

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Niemi, Henry Thurs 1 Dec 1955 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of Henry Niemi, 64, of Nolalu, who died Sunday was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday from the Everest Funeral Home to Riverside Cemetery with Rev. R. Peden, of Trinity United Church officiating. The hymn "Unto The Hills" was sung. A solo "Remembering You" was sung by Mrs. Nancy Surcess. The obituary was read by Mrs. T. Siilman. Pallbearers were Eino Maki, Charles Pelto, Wilho Alanen, Paavo Niemi, Arnold Young and William Toikko.

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Niemi, Joseph Mon 16 Aug 1926 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Man found Dead in Remote Dwelling - Berry Pickers, On Return To Cabin, Find Body of Companion - Word was received in the city today by officials of the sudden death of a man named Niemi in a cabin near Silver Mountain yesterday. It appears that Niemi and three or four other men were living together and that Sunday morning the others went out to pick berries. When they returned they found Niemi lying in bed dead. Dr. C.N. Laurie, coroner, Port Arthur, will view the body it is stated to ascertain the cause of death.

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Niemi, Nickolai Tues 1 Sept 1970 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Mr. Nickolai Niemi, 84, Silver Mountain, died at his home Sunday. Born in Kauhajoki, Finland, he came to Canada and to the Whitefish Lake area in 1908, moving to Silver Mountain in 1927. He had farmed and worked as a bush worker retiring in 1946. Surviving are two sons, William, Silver Mountain, and Arvo, Belrose Road,He was predeceased by a daughter, Mrs. Imi Alameau, in 1943, and by his wife Emelia in 1946.

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Niemi, Matti Tues 17 Mar 1942 Fort William Daily Times Journal
A resident of the district for 30 years, Matti Niemi died in hospital last night, aged 74. He resided with his niece Mrs. Lydia Seppala, at 447 Rita Street, Port Arthur. He was born in Finland. Mr. Niemi was a miner but retired four years ago. In addition to Mrs. Seppala, he leaves two nephews, John Lauimaki, Port Arthur and Ilmar Lauimaki, Pine River. The funeral will be held at two o'clock Wednesday afternoon from the Funeral Chapel, 21 Court Street North, Port Arthur. Rev. J.E. Nopola of the Finnish Lutheran Church will officiate and interment will be made in Riverside Cemetery.

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Niemi, Toivo 8 Feb 1935 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The body of Toivo Niemi will be shipped to Silver Mountain on Monday morning via the P.D. local to Mackies Siding

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Niemi, Vilho Wed 17 July 1935 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of Vilho Niemi, victim of an accident on a Kam River drive was held yesterday afternoon from the Jenkens and Son funeral home at two o'clock. Rev. E. P. Nopola of the Finnish Lutheran Church, Port Arthur officiated. Pallbearers were: M. Kolehmainen, L. Aho, N. Laitinen, V. Korvella. Interment was made in Mountain View Cemetery.

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Nieminen, Hugo Julius Sat 26 Nov 2005 The Chronicle Journal

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Nikander, Maria Wed 28 Sept 1955 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of Mrs. Maria Nikander, 79, of Intola, who died Friday, was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday from the Everest Funeral Home to Riverside cemetery with Rev. W.A. Ranta, First Lutheran Church officiating. Two Finnish hymns were sung. Mrs. M. Selle was organist. The pallbearers were Warner Maki, Edward Maki, Henry Hill, Matti Hietanen, Gust Pennanen and John Ronkko.

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Nikkila, Otto Mon 12 Mar 1951 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Otto Nikkila, Nolalu Farmer since 1944, died yesterday morning at his home following a lengthy illness. He was 62, residing at his farm on concession Four, Nolalu. Born in Finland, he first farmed at Birsay, Sask., 28 years ago. At Nolalu he attended the Finnish Lutheran Church and gained a host of friends in the district. Surviving are his wife, at home, two daughters and three sons, Leo, at home; Aino, 517 6th Street, Island No. Two; Urho, in Finland; Tyyne, Mrs. D.L. Dunning, of Summerside, P.E.I.; and Ina, Mrs. E. Benson, Edmonton. Six grandchildren and several other relatives reside here and in Finland. Funeral services will be held from the family home at 2 p.m. Wednesday with Rev. J.w. Sippola of the Port Arthur Finnish Lutheran Church officiating. Burial will be in the family plot, Nolalu Cemetery. The body will be taken to Nolalu Wednesday morning from the Blake Funeral Chapel.
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Nikunen, Thomas Sat Apr 4, 1936 Port Arthur News Chronicle
Body of a man recovered yesterday from a bush road in Forbes Township, where he had died of a heart seizure during road breaking was identified as that of Thomas Nikunen, 51, a farmer of the township. He is survived by his wife and a daughter. Nikunen had lived about thirty years in Canada and the United States. The body was not brought into the city, relatives deciding to bury it in the township.
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Nikunen, Simo Monday Apr 6, 1936 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of Simo Nikunen who died suddenly in Forbes township will be held next Friday afternoon with service at the Dog River Finnish Hall. Interment will be in Dog River Cemetery.

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Niittynen, Anna Mon 27 Mar 1978 The Chronicle Journal

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Niittynen, Leo Allan 31 May 1995 The Chronicle Journal

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Nordstrum, Hannah Fri 7 May 1920 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The death occurred in Fort William at the age of forty-three years of Mrs. Hannah Nordstrum, of Kakabeka Falls, Ont. The remains will be shipped to Kakabeka Falls tonight from the Cameron and Jenkins Undertaking establishment and the funeral will be held on Monday from Kakabeka Falls to the Conmee Cemetery.

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Norgood, Victor Tues 25 May 1965 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Victor Norgood, 66, of Nolalu, died Sunday in hospital following a short illness. He had been admitted Saturday evening. Born and educated in Finland, he came to Canada 38 years ago and lived in Vancouver for one year prior to moving to this area. He farmed at Nolalu until a few years ago and then drove school bus transporting children to city schools. At the time of his death he was road commissioner and was well-known throughout the district. He was a member of the Lutheran Church at Nolalu. Surviving are his wife, the former Miss Aili Valimaa whom he married in 1940, two step-daughters, Gertrude (Mrs. W. Hagberg) Alder Ave, Port Arthur; and Katherine (Mrs. Arne Mikkola) Nipigon; five sisters and two brothers in Finland and four grandchildren. He was predeceased by a stepson Charles.

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North, Robert Tues 23 Nov 2004 The Chronicle Journal

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North, Samuel 22 May 1968 Fort William Daily Times Journal
S. North Dies At 80. Samuel North, 80, of 217 Dease St., and formerly of Beardmore, died in hospital Tuesday evening following a long illness. Born in Nottingham, England, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert North he received his education there and came to Canada in 1911. He worked for Canadian National Railways for three years and then commenced farming in the South Gillies area. He farmed until 1947 when he moved to Beardmore to work in the lumber industry, retiring in 1958. He moved to Fort William in August 1967. He was an adherent of The United Church, and a former member of the Loyal Orange Lodge. He was married to the former Miss Georgina Soan in Port Arthur in 1924., who survives along with two sons, Robert 1299 Victoria Ave., and Jack, Calgary, four daughters, Ruth (Mrs. Fred Merkosky), Sault Ste. Marie; Hilda (Mrs. Don Wilson )Terra Nova, Ont; Edith (Mrs. James Campbell) 143 Redwood Ave.,; Queenie (Mrs. Roland Lamarre) Beardmore, 21 grandchildren, a brother Jack and sister Mrs. Ruth Hudson, both of Nottingham, England.

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Nummikoski, Edna Anita Mon 23 Feb 2004 The Chronicle Journal

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Nummikoski, Waino Arnold Wed 7 July 1999 The Chronicle Journal

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Nurmi, Jalmar 6 Aug 1957 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Jalmar Nurmi, 64, died at Port Arthur Monday following a lengthy illness. Born in Finland, he came to Canada in 1924, working throughout the district for various timber contractors. No known relatives survive. The body is resting in the Everest Funeral Chapel, pending completion of funeral arrangements. Relatives of Mr. Nurmi are asked to get in touch with the provincial police.

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Nygard, Gunnar Sat 29 July 1967 Fort William Times Journal
Mr. Gunnar Nygard, age 60, of Jackpine, Devon Township, died accidentally on Thursday July 27, 1967. Born in Finland he came to Canada in 1929 and settled in Devon Township. He was manager of the Co-op store and also postmaster for 20 years and was also a sub-contractor for Oscar Styffe Limited for the past 15 years. He was married in Port Arthur in June 1938 to the former Miss Meimi Makela. Surviving are his wife Meimi, two sons Leo and Roy, both of South Gillies, two daughters, Doris, Mrs. P. Kangas, Lyon Avenue, Debra Lynn, at home, four grandchildren, a brother Oliver Nygard, R.R.3 Fort William, one brother and one sister in Finland, one brother and one sister in Sweden, also one nephew and one niece at R.R.3 Fort William. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m in the Everest Funeral Chapel with Rev. R.A. Peden of Trinity United Church officiating. Interment Riverside Cemetery.

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Nygard, Sharon Anne (Lennox) Tues 28 Aug 2007 Chronicle Journal

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Nylund, Frederick Sat 18 Mar 1967 Fort William Times Journal
Mr. Frederick A. Nylund, age 86, resident of South Neebing Township, died in hospital March 17, 1967. An adherent of the United Church. Survived by four sons, Frederick Jr, Henry, Arthur, Harold, all of South Neebing, three grandchildren, one brother and one sister in Sweden. Other relatives also survive. Predeceased by his wife Amelia in 1957, one sister, Mrs. M. Ostlund in Los Angeles. Funeral services Tuesday at 1:45 p.m.in the George E. Blake Chapel. Rev. Roy F. Wilson of First Church United officiating. Interment in the family plot, Mountain View Cemetery.

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Nyman, Mrs. Emil Mon 28 Dec 1936 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The funeral of the late Mrs. Emil Nyman, who died December 24, was held Saturday afternoon from the Blake Funeral chapel to Stanley Cemetery. Services were conducted by Rev. J. Anderson of Murillo United Church. Many friends of the family were in attendance and many floral tributes were received. The pallbearers were A. Hinchey, N. McNally, Gus Stekman, Harvey McNally, Nick Lampi and John Kancus.

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Nyman, Mrs. Karl (Emma) Tues 17 July 1928 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Mrs. Karl Nyman, aged 31 years of 534 Red River Road, Port Arthur, died yesterday while visiting her sister-in-law, Mrs. Nikunen at Kaministiquia. Mrs. Nyman had been a patient in McKellar Hospital and left the institution on Saturday to stay in the country for recuperative purposes. She is survived by her husband. The funeral will take place tomorrow afternoon at Kaministiquia.

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Nyssonen, John Arthur Mon 6 Dec 1943 Fort William Daily Times Journal
John Arthur Nyssonen, aged four and one-half years, son of Mr. and Mrs. Axel Nyssonen, John Street Road, McIntyre Township, was drowned in the McIntyre River in front of his home at 1 p.m. Saturday. According to his mother, he had been playing about the house with his toboggan when she suddenly missed him. The toboggan was found abandoned alongside an air hole in the river in front of the house. The boy could not first be found but was later discovered in another air hole on the opposite side of the river and about 40 feet downstream. He had apparently fallen into the first hole and had been carried downstream under the ice. The water where the body was found was only two feet deep. The little boy was pulled out by his mother and a neighbor, Mrs. Purkie and after artifical respiration at the scene failed, he was rushed to Port Arthur Clinic by another neighbor, Harold Newman, accompanied by his mother and Mrs. Purkie. Here restorative measures tried by doctors also failed. Mr. Newman and John Belrose then motored to a lumber camp in Ware Township where they got the father, Axel Nyssonen and returned to the city Saturday night. It is believed the little boy started out to join older children who were clearing snow from a patch of the river ice but had paused to look at the hole in the ice and slipped in. Surviving besides the parents are two sisters,, Alice, 11 and Elizabeth, 10, and a brother Axel, aged eight. The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon from Everest's Chapel at two o'clock to Riverside Cemetery. Toivo Pajala of the Finnish Pentecostal Church will officiate.

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