Ewen Obituaries

Ewen Obituaries

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  • Sep 21, 2018 | via Daily Globe 

    Edith Eskola Franz ©n and Richard Sheaff Fr...

    Edith Eskola Franzen was born on Feb. 13, 1930, near Bruce Crossing , Mich., the daughter of Finnish immigrant parents August Eskola and Liisa Kalijarvi Eskola. When she was 5 years old, during the Great Depression, the family lost its dairy farm and moved to a homestead on North Cemetery Road near Ewen , Mich., where she grew up with two sisters and five brothers, all of a previous marriage.