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Saima Liimakka

1910 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Saima Liimakka Obituary
Liimakka, Saima; age 104; of Alma; passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Masonic Pathways in Alma. She was born on May 7, 1910 in Ironwood, Michigan the daughter of Jacob and Liisa (Jaaska) Niemi. She was a graduate of Northern Michigan University and on June 21, 1939 she married Arnold Liimakka. Saima taught 5th grade at Ironwood Elementary School for 32 years. She was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Ironwood. Saima is survived by her two children, Sandy Pardue of Florida and Arne (Sharlene) Liimakka of Ithaca; two grandchildren, Jennifer (Jose) Melero of Holly and Gretchen (Tony) Ramon of Alma; and three great grandchildren, Nicholas Melero, Macy Melero, and Gabrielle Ramon. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Arnold; and siblings, Bill, Tom, Arvo, Jennie, Ethel and Allie. Services in Ironwood will take place at a later date. The family is being served by the Lux Moody Wolfel Funeral Home, Alma. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church in Ironwood. To view Saima’s obituary or to leave a condolence for the family please visit www.luxfuneralhomes.com
Published in TheMorningSun.com on July 8, 2014
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