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Irma J. Maki

Irma J. Maki

Irma Jarvi Maki, born on 31 of March, 1926 in Maple, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully on 21 August, 2017 at the Evergreen Regency Senior Living Center in San Jose, California. She was 91 years old.

Irma was preceded in death by Walter, her husband of 64 years, in 2010. She is survived by her sister Anna Mae Gemmill and her children and grandchildren, as well as by numerous friends both here in States and in Finland.

Irma worked most of her life as an Administrative Assistant at General Electric.

She was very proud of her Finnish ancestry and together with Walter they enjoyed their culture and language. They lived in Wisconsin, Texas, Georgia and New York before settling in San Jose, California. Walter and Irma were avid travelers. They enjoyed seeing new places on many tours and cruises.

A memorial Service will be held at Christ the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1550 Meridian Avenue, San Jose, on September 23, 2017 at 3 pm.