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Daily Globe (Newspaper) - December 18, 1999, Ironwood, MichiganArea news. The daily Globe Ironwood dec. 1b.1999 Page 3 obituaries Maryjane Vokolek Maryjane Vokolek 69, of 406 fifth ave. N., Hurley died Fri Day dec. 17, 1999, at grand View Hospital in the former Maryjane Bertagnoli was born May 28, 1930, in Hurley the daughter of the late William. And Mary Aune Bertagnoli. She attended Hurley schools graduated from Lin Coln High school in 1948. She then attended go Gebic Community College. Maryjane enlisted in the . Air Force became a staff sergeant. While stationed at Maxwell air Force base in Alabama she met married William Joseph Vokolek. Maryjane was a full time wife Mother. The family of eight moved to Hurley in 1967 while her husband Bill served in Viet Nam. She had resided there since. She worked at the Bell chalet for 20 years following that was employed As a Cook at Freddie s olde time Saloon. Maryjane enjoyed Bowling fishing cards Slot machines. She was Well known for her Fine cooking compassion under standing . Love of life family. Survivors include her Hus band William children Judy Dave Levra Hurley Grace Randy Fox Burlington Iowa George Anna Vokolek Pence wis., James Carol Vokolek Montreal wis., Suzanne Gary Nevala Farmington minn., Roger Karen Bach Vokolek Elmer Kalliomaa Oma wis. Elmer c. Kalliomaa 74, of 11285n Center drive Oma died thursday dec. At his Home. Elmer was born nov. In Ironwood the son of the late Arthur Mary Ojala Kalliomaa attended Oma Hurley schools. He served in the . Navy during world War ii in the Asiatic Pacific theater of operations. Hurley grandchildren Heather Jon Abelson Mickelson Heidi John Abelson Gidley Joe Jeff Levra Alyssa Alex Mazurek Erica Reader Randy Fox jr., Eva Mary George Bradley Vokolek Sean Becky Melissa Luoma Jesse Geno Vokolek Gary Geoffrey Stephanie Judy Nevala Victor Vokolek four great grand children Kayla Amanda Jacob Mickelson Gabrielle Gidley three Sisters Claire Joe Suzik Hurley Loretta Gerovac Ironwood Gloria . Miller Penrose Sun City Ariz. Besides her parents Mary Jane was preceded in death by two Brothers James William Bertagnoli three Sisters Grace Patsy Bertagnoli Doris Raineri. Cremation will take place. A memorial mass will be celebrated monday dec 20, at 11 . At our lady of peace Catholic Church Ironwood with the Rev. Darryl Pepin celebrant. Spring Inu rement will be in St. Mary s cemetery Hurley. A luncheon reception will be held at Manny s restaurant in Ironwood immediately following the service. The family will Greet relatives friends in the St. Joseph family room at our lady of peace Church from 10 . Until mass time on monday. Engstrom funeral Home Hurley is assisting the family. Preceded in death by three Broth ers Wilbur Richard Rudy. Funeral services will be held monday dec. 20, at noon at the Engstrom funeral Home in Hur Ley with the Rev. Francis Strong officiating. Cremation will follow. Spring Inu rement will be in the Hurley cemetery. A Flag presentation ceremony will be conducted by Tom Decar ,.following his discharge Frum 9lu . Represent the Navy Elmer worked As i Driver visitation will be held at Many years throughout Giacon Engstrom funeral Home from. 10 . Until service time on Mon Day. Memorials Are preferred to a Charity of one s Choice. Engstrom funeral Home Hurley is in charge of the arrangements. He enjoyed Hunting fish ing. Survivors include three nephews an aunt several cousins. Besides his parents he was Elizabeth Alexander Graham Elizabeth Ann Alexander Lee Graham were called to be with the Angels on dec. The twins were born prematurely at Northwestern memorial Hospital Chicago 111., Daugh Ter son of Randy Jean d Antonio Graham. Theft tiny children touched our hearts left our somehow changed Elizabeth Alexander Are survived by their parents Randy Jean of Chicago grandparents Eugene red d Antonio Wakefield Robert Muriel Graham Crystal Falls great grandparents Josephine d Antonio Waukegan iii., Robert Ketola Ironwood Margaret Niemi Crystal Falls. Also surviving Are aunts uncles Robert Mary Jane d Antonio Wakefield Denise Terry Erickson Ironwood Diane d Antonio Milwaukee Roy Tracy d Antonio Conover wis., Robert sue Graham grand rapids Sally Jim Plog Green Bay wis., Sheree Rick Ray mater Green Bay wis., Ron Shykela Graham Ishpeming cousins Jason Jen Nifer Erickson Ironwood Collin d Antonio Conover Chelsea Hillary Ryan Gra Ham grand rapids. A private service was held at Chappell Zielinski funeral Home in Ironwood on Friday dec. 17, with the Rev. Darryl Pepin officiating. The infants will be buried in the family plot at the Hurley cemetery in the Spring. Chappell Zielinski funeral Home Ironwood was in charge of arrangements. Here was an athlete for the Ages As we hear Muhammad All formerly Cassius has been named greatest athlete sportsman of the Century by Usa today s titbits today sports illustrated babe Ruth by the associated press Dennis Rolando a his Torian from Bessemer has these interesting facts about the ail around wonder from the Reader s digest s incredible footnote the subject at hand is one Richard Perry William who was known to his friends Stu dents As Doc. Range Champion basketball team of 1921-22. I think it is amazing Williams who just May have been the greatest All around ath Lete of All time coached in Besse Mer at . Johnston High school for three Rolando said. He did his research in 1991. Williams was born in Corn Wall England in 1874 came to the United states in 1899 when he took a coaching Job at Tufts College in Massachusetts. According to Rolando this same Williams was the coach of the Bessemer High school go Gebic there Are problems with the accuracy of Williams athletic record because when he took a coaching Job he became a professional athlete. As a result non of his alleged accomplishments were recorded or recognized by the Amateur athletic Union. But according to David p. Willoughby who wrote the super athletes in 1970, Williams accomplished the Fol lowing mostly Between 1898 1910 which would eliminate some of the records from this Cen dash in 9 seconds on three occasions. Meters 9.8 seconds. Meters 45.6 seconds. Run 4 minutes 25 seconds equal to meters in 3 minutes 56 Broad jump 26 feet Inch. Broad jump with eight 15 feet 4 inches. Jump backwards h e g is 13 feet 3 inches. E vertical jump 3 g kick 10 feet 3 Inch i kick 9 feet 6 12 seconds Flat. The bar 48 times. On the parallel bars 55 times. Jump on ice skates 4 feet 6 inches. Although Willoughby Dis Putes some of the Marks another source John Hix s strange As it 1931 states Williams bested Jim Thorpe another great athlete of the the All around great in 19 track Field events Thorpe called him the fastest sprinter who Ever lived " Williams Best sport according to Willoughby was probably handball which he played professionally until 1931, non professionally at least until the age of 74, by which time he had played games without los ing. Deaths Cathy Halner Arlington a. A Cathy Hainer a Usa today reporter who wrote poignantly about her fight with breast can cer died tuesday night of the disease. She was 38. She began keeping a diary much of which was published in the newspaper after her cancer was diagnosed in january 1998. The first entry once or. Petrucci had left i turned to my Boyfriend David said this Guy is crazy. I m 36 in love. How could i possibly have can the final entry on dec. 6, quoted a verse that is generally attributed to Henry Van Dyke comparing death to the sailing of a ship into the distance. Her diminished size is in me not in her just at the moment when someone at my Side says there she s there arc other voices ready to take up the glad shout there she that is first last were the .upbtand.downs. The treatments loss of hair the prayers i. In an april entry she wrote hearing that you have multiple lesions in your brain is not an easy thing. One insight i be had is that it s not death itself that s hard it s giving up life that s the Tough Caincr worked at new York Magazine before joining Usa today. Survivors include her father Stepmother Stan Shirley Hainer of Virginia Beach three Brothers. Frances Patzman Bismarck . A Frances Patzman who at 110 years old was older than her Home state died wednesday just weeks shy of seeing her third Century. She celebrated her 110th birthday in october. Her daughter in Law Ellen Patzman said she was looking Forward to reaching 110. She mentioned that Many times. And we said grandma then you be got to make it to Jan uary you la have lived in the 19th, 20th 21st is. Patzman said. Mrs. Patzman was born on oct. In Germany. North Dakota where she lived most of her life became a state nov. 2, of that year. Ian Pierre Watt Stanford Calif. A Ian Pierre Watt a literary critic former prisoner of War at the infamous japanese Camp on the River kwai died monday. He was 82. Watt wrote several books essays on literary theory often on the classic works of Jane Charles Ipi Ketis an d Joseph Conrad. Has most a Metis Book was the Rise of the novel published in 1957. Of modern individualism was another Well respected work. .1 cd inches. 16 47 12 57 feet 3 inches. Throw 142 feet 9 inches. Throw 415 feet 3 inches. A circling bases in baseball vaccine against nicotine shows Promise Washington a one Day folks who want to quit smoking May find help by getting a shot. Researchers sponsored by the National Institute on drug abuse Are doing Laboratory tests on a vaccine that works against nicotine with a target of beginning human trials by 2002. It s not going to be a magic warned or. Paul Pentel of the Hennepin county medical Center in Minneapolis. It would be part of a package designed to help people who want to Stop smoking. While the idea of vaccination is similar combating a drug like nicotine in t identical to battling an infectious disease Pentel explained. In a disease you get a series of immunizations you Are protected for he said. We do not expect that kind of effect for Nico Tine. It s not Clear How Long the Protection will the vaccine currently being tested on rats is designed to keep nicotine the main addictive component of tobacco from reaching the brain. Christmas store hours monday Friday 9a.m.-7p.m. Saturday 9 .-5 . Sunday 10 .-4 . Sophie St. 663-4411 Bessemer correction a Friday Story in the daily Globe regarding grand View Hospital retirees seeking a pen Sion increase quoted retirees spokesperson Ester Maki As say ing the actuarial valuation shows a surplus of that figure should be according to Maki. Lottery Detroit a Here Are the winning numbers selected Friday in the Michigan state lottery midday daily lottery 5-8-6 midday daily-4 4-2-7-7 daily lottery 2-8-3 daily-4 5-2-6-0 Cash-5 2-12-17-22-25 Keno 5 10, 13, 16, 19, 26, 31, 35, 36, 41, 45, 52, 56, 65, 66, 72, 74, 75, 77, 78, 79, 80. Friday s big game Jackpot was estimated at million. Saturday s Michigan lotto Jack pot is estimated at million. Pick 3 Madison wis. A the winning numbers for Wisconsin s doily pick 3 lottery drawing Fri Day were 3-1-7. Pick 4 Madison wis. A the winning numbers for Wisconsin s daily pick 4 lottery drawing Fri Day were 0-4-5-2. Dream i had a dream Joseph i Don t understand it but i think is was about a birthday Celebration for our son. 1 think that was what it was ail about. But i m not really sure. The people had been preparing for it for weeks. They had decorated their Homes bought new clothes. They d gone Ping Many times bought Many gifts some of them quite elaborate expensive. It was Peculiar though because the presents were not for our son. They wrapped them up in Beautiful paper tied them with Lovely bows stacked them under a free. Yes Joseph a tree right there in their Homes they brought in a tree in my dream the tree was All decorated with pretty lights. The branches were full of shiny Halls sparkling ornaments. I think i saw a figure on top of the tree an Angel. 1 think it was anyway it looked How an Angel might look. Of it was Beautiful everyone was laughing Happy. They were All excited about the gifts. They gave the gifts to each other Joseph not to our son. In fact 1 think that some of the people did t even know our son. They never mentioned his name. Does t it seem Odd for to go through All that trouble to celebrate someone s birthday if they Don t even know him i had the strangest feeling that if our son had gone to this Celebration he would have been intruding everything was so Beautiful Joseph everyone so full of cheer but it made me want to cry. How sad for Jesus our son not to be wanted or even mentioned at his own birthday Celebration to so glad it was a dream Joseph. How ten Ible if it had been real. This week As we celebrate Christmas remember that Jesus is the reason for the season if is his birthday we celebrate when you gather on Christmas morning or whenever you open your gifts take a quiet moment to thank god our father for the greatest gift of All the gift of his Only son Jesus Christ our Savior our King remember to give Jesus your heart some of your time on Christmas Day. Ift arks Socrates podia Tav the family foot clinic is pleased to announce that podiatrist or. Mindy Wolf has joined the staff family foot clinic specializing in the treatment of the foot Thomas Kurtyka pm Mindy Elolf pm sport injuries feet fit Finkles diabetic foot disorders ingrown oils Hammer toes Heel pain bunions or. Mindy Wolf Minocqua River Park Falls Hurley or. Mindy Udolf received her undergrad uate degree from Hanover College in Hanover Indiana earned her podiatric degree from the Ohio College of podiatric Medicine in Cleveland Ohio she served her first residency at the Veteran s fld ministration in Maine also did a second residency at Sheehan memorial Hospital in Buffalo new Voth. Her services include surgical correction of bunions Hammer toes Bone spurs tutors other lesions treatment of infections fractures sprains. More routine patient needs addressed include individual care for ingrown nails warts Heel Arch pain. Please join us in welcoming or. Wolf to the area. To Florange in appointment with or. Wolf Coll the family foot clinic 715-561-5508

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