Obit: Keskimaki, Vieno K. (1912 - 1985)

Contact: Ken Wood


----Source: MARSHFIELD NEWS HERALD (Marshfield, Wood Co., Wis.) 12/16/1985, P.16

Keskimaki, Vieno K. (12 MAY 1912 - 16 DEC 1985)

Withee, Clark County, Wis. - Mrs. Martin (Vieno K.) Keskimaki, 73, Withee, died at 12:30 a.m. today at St. Luke's Hospital, Wausau.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Maurina Funeral Home, Owen. The Rev. Paul Petersen will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Withee.

Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

The former Vieno Nieminen was born May 12, 1912 in Ishpenning, Mich., a daughter of John and Sanni (Santala) Niemeninen. She was an elementary school teacher in Withee.

She was married to Martin Keskimaki in 1938. They farmed in the Town of Longwood, Clark County until 1969, when they moved to the village of Withee. Her husband died March 21, 1979.

Surviving are three sons, Klay, Hartland, Kurt, Golden, Colo., and Dale, Rubicon; one daughter, Carol Keskimaki, Waukesha; one sister, Tyrni Kalbow, Lake Worth, Fla.; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her parents and one sister.



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