A Prominent Community Supporter of Marquette County Has Passed

Filed under: U.P. News Updates |

Funeral to remember one of Marquette Counties biggest supportersMARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)Funeral Services have been set for one of Marquette County’s most prominent community supporters.

87-year-old Waino Liuha of Negaunee passed away on Christmas Day at Marquette General Hospital.  Liuha was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Negaunee, the Negaunee Lions Club, the V.A. Romo Post # 3165 V.F.W., the Pioneer Kiwanis, the Negaunee-Ishpeming Community Foundation, the Thrivent Board of Directors, Habitat for Humanity, the United Way, RSVP and was a volunteer at the Jacobetti Home for Veterans.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Immanuel Lutheran in Negaunee.  The family will greet relatives and friends at a reception in the church fellowship hall following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Negaunee-Ishpeming Community Foundation’s Joanne and Waino Liuha Memorial Scholarship Fund or any charity of choice in his memory.

Great Lakes Radio – Delivering reliable and accurate local news to you on air, online and on demand

Share Sunny 101.9 WKQS Content with World!
  • Print
  • Digg
  • StumbleUpon
  • del.icio.us
  • Facebook
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Twitter
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Add to favorites
  • BarraPunto
  • Bitacoras.com
  • Fark
  • LinkedIn
  • Live
  • Mixx
  • MySpace
  • PDF
  • Reddit
  • RSS
  • Slashdot
  • Tumblr

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>