Deep River Cemetery, Wahkiakum County, Washington, USA

 

The Deep River cemetery was established in 1885 through land donated by Henry Denson.

 

[The cemetery transcription was recorded in 2000 by Ky Jennings, Judy Wilson and Mary Cornell.

Please report any corrections to Judy Wilson at designs@hevanet.com]

 

Name

Date of Birth

Date of Death

Age (in years)

Comments

Aarnio, Arthur E.

 

July 2, 1909

Age 1 day

 

Aarnio, Siina Louiisa

Aug. 1908

Nov. 18, 1908

 

Our Loved One

Akre, Arthur I.

1888

1889

 

Arthur I., Son of Akre

Alanen, Einer H.

1912

1920

 

 

Alanen, Hilja E.

1901

1924

 

 

Alanen, M..

1876

1912

 

 

Alanen, Mary S.

1875

1972

 

Our Beloved Mother

Alanen, Oiva

1909

1997

 

Ike

Alanen, Tom V.

1880

1969

 

Penttilas Chapel

Altman, Donald Warren

Oct. 14, 1921

June 3, 1994

 

Tec 4 US Army WW II

Ammer, Marvin R.

Dec. 28, 1931

 

 

 

Ammer, Vina J.

Nov. 30, 1933

June 17, 1993

 

 

Anderson

 

1932

 

 

Anderson, Carl F.

 

Jan. 30, 1908

20 yrs, 9 mos.,

19 days

 

Anderson, Eva Eliisabet

Apr. 16, 1906

July 21, 1906

 

 

Anderson, Helmi M.

1894

1901

 

 

Anderson, Nestor

 

1893

 

 

Anderson, Victor

 

1922

 

One of the bachelor boys

Aune, Ellen

1898

1917

 

At Rest

Bakkila, Charles A.

1899

1958

 

Til We Meet Again

Bakkila, Ina Maria

1897

1917

 

God is Love

Bakkila, Jacob A.

1860

1929

 

 

Bakkila, Loviisa A.

1859

1946

 

 

Bakkila, Mary Ann

1944

1962

 

Always in Our Hearts

Bakkila, Mildred B.

1920

1978

 

Til We Meet Again

Bakkila, Tauno A.

1904

1982

 

Brother

Bakkila, William J.

1901

1983

 

Brother

Balz, Frank Jean

1898

Columbus, Oh

1970

 

 

Balz, Mamie Katharina

1910

Astoria, Ore

1999

 

 

Boslar, Gordon Allen

1952

2008

Age 55

[Penttilas Chapel by the Sea, Long Beach, Washington]

Curtis, Ina M.

1911

1985

 

 

Davidson, David

 

1927

 

One of the bachelor boys

Denson, Henry

1838

1890

 

Donor of Deep River Cemetery in 1885

Erickson, Abraham

 

Feb. 11, 1930

Age 69

 

Erikson, Lovisa E.

June 7, 1868

Feb. 23, 1910

 

At Rest

Forberg, Grace

 

Nov. 17, 1958

 

[same stone as Mark Kemplin]

Forsman

1884

1900

 

 

Forsman, Carl

1845

1922

 

 

Forsman, John

1852

1933

 

 

Forsman, Louisa

1849

1930

 

 

Forsman, Mary

1851

1916

 

 

Fridjof, Charles

 

 

 

 

Gorland, Axel Edward

Dec. 27, 1890

Aug. 26, 1891

 

 

Gorland, Charles

Nov. 9, 1855

Feb. 28, 1902

 

 

Gorland,William Edward

June 28, 1896

Dec. 27, 1896

 

 

Gustafson, Carl G.

Oct. 14, 1836

April 25, 1905

 

 

Gustafson, Gustaf W.

Apr. 16, 1890

Feb. 10, 1910

 

 

Gustafson, Martln

1872

1918

 

 

Haapakangas, John A.

1850

1910

 

Father

Haapakangas, Katarina

1845

1925

 

Mother - His Wife At Rest

Hakola, Oscar

1893

1925

 

 

Hakola, Selma Wicks

1904

1985

 

 

Halonen, Emma A.

1879

1902

 

Emma A. Martell Halonen

Harbet, Martin

 

Feb. 13, 1904

 

 

Harkrider, Edward

 

 

 

 

Harkrider, Tyyne

 

 

 

 

Harpet, Albert M.

1889

1963

 

 

Harpet, Anna

1853

1923

 

 

Harpet, Armas A.

1898

1902

 

 

Harrison, Alexander

Feb. 4, 1879

Apr. 15, 1915

 

 

Harrison, Arthur Dexter

1885

1941

 

 

Harrison, John Aster

1891

1892

 

Our Dear (grave donated by Mrs. Katherine Puskala)

Harrison, Katharina

  [Hendrickja Katharina

  Harrison eli Piriln

  ainou tytr Olga

  Katharina joka]

Oct. 26, 1883

Deep River

July 22, 1894

 

[Olga Katharina Harrison or Pirila only daughter of Henrick Pirila]

Harrison, Walter A.

1881

1944

 

 

Hasfjord, Ethel M.

June 2, 1903

Jan 27, 1993

 

US Army Air Corps

Heiklin, Emil Thomas

Nov. 16, 1889

Aug. 5. 1972

 

Pvt US Army WW I

Heiklin, Frank J.

Aug. 17, 1892

1 Piva 1904

 

Elokuun 17 Piv 1892

Heiklin, Maria

1851

1938

 

 

Heiklin, Thomas

1852

1936

 

 

Henderson, Ivy L.

1888

1949

 

 

Hendrickson, Anna E.

1859

1897

 

 

Hendrickson, Emil M.

1888

1914

 

 

Hendrickson, Fred E.

1887

1965

 

 

Hendrickson, Fredrick

June 17, 1856

Sept. 20, 1892

Astoria, Oregon

 

Tassa Lepaa Lass

Hendrickson, Hjalmar

1891

1932

 

 

Hendrickson, Jennie E.

1885

1900

 

 

Hendrickson, Katie

1853

1936

 

 

Hendrickson, Lempi A.

1897

1897

 

 

Hendrickson, Matt

1860

1930

 

 

Hendrickson, William A.

1889

1921

 

 

Herajarvi, Isak Wilhelm

1837

1909

 

 

Hess, Martha C.

1894

1985

 

Sister

Hirvela, Anna

 

Oct. 15, 1898

38 years

Anna Hirvela Pakonen, wife of Andrew Hirvela

Holmstenin, Maria

 

Dec. 19, 1850

Siika Joella

Aug. 12, 1889

Astoriassa

 

N. Holmstenin vaimo Maria syntyi Siikajoella 12/19/1850

Holstrom, John E.

1885

1931

 

Son of Nickalas Holstrom

Holstrom, Nickalas

1847

1924

 

Father of John E. Holstrom

Johnson, Charles A.

Dec. 9, 1879

May 24, 1904

Juneau, Alaska

 

 

Johnson, Elton O.

1885

1926

 

 

Johnson, Erick

1841

1931

 

 

Johnson, Eva Briita

Aug. 25, 1853

Aug. 9, 1915

 

 

Johnson, Frense

 

Sept. 16, 1890

6 yrs, 9 mos,

24 days

son of John & Louesa Johnson

Johnson, John

 

 

 

son of John & Louesa Johnson

Johnson, Louis

 

 

 

son of John & Louesa Johnson

Johnson, Robert G.

 

Sept 17, 1890

8 yrs, 10 mos &  28 days

son of John & Louesa Johnson

Jones, Elvira Jane

1879

1965

 

 

Jones, Helen E.

 

July 30, 1938

 

 

Jones, Irvin Robert

Mar. 24, 1940

Oct. 15, 1966

 

Pvt. 6 Army Hospital

Jones, Ivan E.

Mar. 23, 1911

Oct. 28, 1997

 

 

Jones, Mildred E.

May 4, 1919

May 2, 1987

 

 

Kandoll, Henrik H.

Mar. 13, 1884

Feb. 11, 1895

 

Deep River, Wash.

[Beth Kandoll said the last time she was at the cemetery that Henrik Kantola's (Kandoll) headstone was cracked and laying on the ground.]

Kandoll, Jacob

 

 

 

 

Kandoll, Matilda

 

 

 

 

Kandoll, Walter G.

Oct. 17, 1921

July 26, 1992

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kemplin, Mark

 

Jan 8-10, 1969

 

[same stone as Grace Forberg]

Kemppi, Henry

1889

1939

 

 

Ketola, Elizabeth

17 Nov 1850

31 Dec 1930

 

Daughter of John Wirkkala

Ketola, Matt (Sr.)

1850

1917

 

Ketola, Matt Sr. (alternate spelling is Kettula) born 1850; died 2/5/1917

Ketola, Matt (Jr.)

1876

1902

 

Ketola, Matt Jr. born 1876; died 1902

Kinney, Detmer Everett

 

June 19, 1936

 

 

Kinney, George Everett

 

1885

age 12 yr

 

Kinney, Verna

1916

1997

 

 

Koski, Charles

1887

1960

 

Father

Koski, Josephine

1877

1957

 

Mother

Kynsi, August

1867

1939

 

 

Kynsi, Katri

1878

1960

 

 

Kynsi, Tyni

1906

1921

 

 

Laila, Mena tna

1901

1917

 

 

Lamb, Aune

1904

1922

 

 

Larson, Antti

1893

1911

 

 

Larson, Briita K.

1885

1941

 

 

Larson, Charles

1885

1937

 

(son of Andrew Luokkanen)

Larson, Einar W.

1913

1916

 

 

Larson, John

 

 

54 years

 

Larson, Paul

 

July 11, 1946

 

(son of Andrew Luokkanen)

Larson, Roy L.

 

 

2 yrs. 5 Mos.

 

Lindgren, Emil

1889

1961

 

 

Lindgren, Lillian E.

1894

1973

 

 

Lindgren, Margaret

            Peggy

1918

Scotland

1960

 

 

Lindgren, Robert

1917 Deep River, Wash.

1994

 

 

Lindy, Hulda

1900

1973

 

 

Lindy, Marie

1902

1989

 

 

Lindy, Matti

Nov. 8, 1873

Nov. 6, 1906

 

 

Lindy, Pearl J.

1905

1925

 

 

Liskar, Ida

July 7, 1882

Dec. 23, 1918

 

 

Lunga, John

 

 

 

Died at Deep River, Lot 39

Lunga, Kalle

 

 

 

Died at Deep River, Lot 39

Lunga, Lovisa

 

 

 

Died at Deep River, Lot 39

Lunga, Saikka

 

 

 

Died at Deep River, Lot 39

Luokkanen, Andrew

24 Feb 1855

9 Mar 1951

Age 90 yrs.

Died & Buried at Deep River

Luokkanen, Rita

 

Aug. 22, 1927

Age 68 yrs

(wife of Andrew Luokkanen)

Luokkanen, Lars

1850

1929

 

 

Luokkanen, Brita

1850

27 Jul 1927

 

(wife of Lars Luokkanen)

Luukinen, Hans

 

Apr. 21, 1898

15 years

 

Luukinen, John

 

Apr. 22, 1905

49 yrs, 9 mos,

28 days

 

Luukinen, Laina

 

May 31, 1894

8 yr, 6 mos,

10 days

 

Maunula, Andrew

July 18, 1840

Klvi

Oct. 14, 1898

 

Syntynt Klvilla

(Born in Klvi)

McNeal, Harvey

1877

1921

 

 

McNeal, Mathilda K.

1886

1956

 

Mother

Moilanen, H. Emil

1878

1919

 

Father

Niemi, Saka I.

 

Mar. 17, 1893

Age 76

Grandfather

Ostrom, George Waino

 

Mar. 27, 1892

20 years,

7 mos. 8 days

 

Ostrom, Gustaf

 

Mar. 10, 1897

Age 71 years

 

Ostrom, Hygo Nestor

 

July 10, 1893

Age 4 mos.

 

Ostrom, Jalmar

Sept. 17, 1882

Aug. 10, 1892

 

 

Ostrom, Lydia Helmi

 

Mar. 12, 1892

 

 

Ostrom, Margareta J.

Apr. 8, 1851

Jan. 10, 1913

 

 

Ostrom, Liisa

 

Dec. 18, 1894

Age 76 yrs.

 

Paulson, Carl Albert

Aug. 1, 1859

Suomessa

Feb. 26, 1907

DeepRiver, Wa

 

 

Paulson, Catherine

Feb. 25, 1852

July 10, 1915

 

 

Pentti, Fred

 

1946

 

One of the bachelor boys

Pietola, Archie

 

 

 

 

Pietola, Eino

 

 

 

 

Pietola, Georgina

 

 

 

 

Pietola, Jack

 

June 24, 1976

 

 

Pirila, Albert A.

1888

1946

 

 

Pirila, Anders

 

May 22, 1902

Age 56

 

Pirila, Catherine

 

Mar. 7, 1929

Age 75

Mother - Gone but not Forgotten

Pirila, Gustaf

1891

1958

 

 

Pirila, Henrick

Siika Joella Suomessa

April 13, 1889

Astoriassa

ja ik 42 vuotta

[born in Siikajoki, Finland; died in Astoria, age 42 years]

Pirila, Katharina

  (Harrison)

Oct. 26, 1883

Deep River

July 22, 1894

 

Katharina Pirila Harrison only daughter of Henrick Pirila

Puskala, Greta C.

1860

1937

 

 

Puskala, Martha S.

1904

1935

 

 

Puskala, Matti

1860

1920

 

 

Rangila, Charles

1861

1926

 

Gone But Not Forgotten

Rangila, Eino A.

1894

1956

 

In Memory of

Rangila, Francis

1898

1975

 

Pvt US Army

Rangila, George

Sept 20, 1893

June 16, 1964

 

Pvt 1 Co 166 Depot Brigade WW I

Rangila, Helia Mary

June 2, 1904

March 1, 1998

 

 

Rangila, Mary

1863

1948

 

Mother - Thy Cross is my Crown

Rangila, Wainard

June 17, 1896

Feb. 20, 1987

 

Pvt US Army WW I

Reed, Joseph

 

1927

 

One of the bachelor boys

Riippa, Adolph

Mar. 8, 1855

Nov. 8, 1911

 

Pastor Adolph Riippa

Riippa, Fredricka

1825

1893

 

 

Riippa, Matt

1823

1897

 

 

Rinell, Andrew

1860

1924

 

 

Rinell, Arvo

1889

1932

 

 

Rinell, Aune M.

1898

1899

 

 

Rinell, Edna

 

 

 

 

Rinell, Eino

 

 

 

 

Rinell, Fred R.

Jan. 8, 1902

Nov. 8, 1954

 

Pvt. Co. A 9 Infantry, WW II

Rinell, Jacob

 

 

 

 

Rinell, Laina Lindholm

1903

1981

 

Mama

Rinell, Matilda

1872

1939

 

 

Rinell, Matts

1853

1929

 

 

Rinell, Susana

1861

1936

 

 

Rinell, Wayne E.

1900

1935

 

Papa

Rinnell, Carl

1908

1935

 

 

Rull

 

Nov. 1880, 1887, 1891

 

children of John E. & Christena Rull

Rull, Austin

 

 

 

 

Rull, Elrin

 

 

 

 

Rull, John

June 16, 1921

 

 

Wood marker, worn down

Rull, Kristine

Jan. 12, 1895

 

Age 14

 

Rull, Maty

 

 

 

 

Rull, William Bill

 

 

 

Worn marker; missing letters

Saari, A. A.

1872

1914

 

Muisto El [Memory is Living]

Salme, George H.

1875

1935

 

Father

Salme, Harry W.

1916

1940

 

Son

Salme, Merwyn W.

Dec. 8, 1921

Feb. 27, 1923

 

Our Baby

Salme, O.J.

 

Jan. 17, 1940

Age 66

 

Slippen, Elizzie

1838

1915

 

 

Smith, John

1842

1895

 

 

Suiti, Toiwo Hendrik

Jan. 11, 1893

Apr. 21, 1893

 

Mun Nouti Jeesus Luokseen

[Jesus took me to Him]

Suti, Helmi Sigrid

Sept. 13, 1891

May 12, 1892

 

Kuolo toi mulle Voiton

[Death brought me Victory]

Suti, Johan Adolph

Jan. 6, 1890

Apr. 13, 1890

 

 

Takalo, Einard Samuel

Feb. 9, 1909

Aug. 30, 1994

 

Pvt US Army WW I

Timonen, Henryn.

Jan. 16, 1918

May 7, 1919

 

 

Wick, Ida M.

1879

1921

 

 

Wick, Jack

1867

1941

 

 

Wilson, Gustof Jalmar

1891

1891

 

 

Wilson, Lilja Luciina

June 21, 1873

July 26, 1935

 

 

Wilson, Maria Emilia

1896

1896

 

 

Wilson, Maria Matilda

1886

1892

 

 

Wirkkala, David Allen

1954

1980

 

 

Wirkkala, John A.

Aug. 17, 1917

Jan. 16, 1967

 

Pvt. 11 Field Artillary Tng Regt. WW II

Wirkkala, Matt

May 21, 1870

June 26, 1918

 

 

Wirkkala, Sophia E.

1881

1954

 

mother of Waino M. Wirkkala

Wirkkala, Viola

1917

 

 

[Married] March 6, 1941

Died 2 December 2002 in Cathlamet, Washington; born 10 May 1917 the daughter of Kalle & Josephine (Bjork) Koski.

Wirkkala, Waino M.

1909

1980

 

son of Sophia E. Wirkkala

Wirkkala, William

1913

1994

 

[Married] March 6, 1941

Wuorinen, Einar Esa

1909

1985

 

Brother

Wuorinen, Grace Marie

1906

1982

 

Sister

Wuorinen, Hilda Marie

1880

1966

 

Mother

Wuorinen, John Verner

1907

1988

 

Brother

Wuorinen, Verner

1874

1944

 

Father

Yates, Christopher P.

1883

1906

 

 

 

*Revised 5 January 2015