Elvie Pesola Mustamaa

MARQUETTE, MI – Elvie Pesola Mustamaa, age 94, of Marquette, entered eternal life Tuesday morning, July 5, 2016, at Mill Creek Assisted Living Facility.

Elvie was born in Ishpeming on December 17, 1921, a daughter of Matt and Wilhelmiina (Korpi) Pesola. Following graduation from Ishpeming High School, Elvie attended a business school in Green Bay. She returned to Ishpeming where she married her husband, Lauri Mustamaa, in 1945, following his honorable discharge from the US Army while serving during World War II. Throughout the years, Elvie enjoyed traveling and spending winters in Florida. She was a member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church.

Elvie is survived by her son, Larry Mustamaa of Ishpeming; nephews and nieces, John (Julie) Pesola of Michigamme, Kenneth Pesola of Ishpeming, Valma (Jerry) Mattson of Newberry, and Ruth (Merle) Eberhardt of Brookfield, WI and several great nieces and nephews; She was preceded in death by her husband, Lauri in 2001.

Friends may call at the Swanson-Lundquist Funeral Home on Monday July 11, 2016 from 11:00 am until 12:00 pm. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home on Monday at 12:00 pm with Rev. William Payne officiating. A reception will follow in the funeral home reception room. In Lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to U.P. Home Health and Hospice in Elvie’s memory. The family would like to express a sincere thank you to the the staff at Mill Creek Assisted Living and U.P. Home Health and Hospice for their loving care given to Elvie. The Swanson-Lundquist Funeral Home is serving the family where condolences may be expressed online at www.swansonlundquistfuneralhome.com.

Elvie Pesola Mustamaa

MARQUETTE, MI – Elvie Pesola Mustamaa, age 94, of Marquette, entered eternal life Tuesday morning, July 5, 2016, at Mill Creek Assisted Living Facility.

The Swanson-Lundquist Funeral Home is serving the family and will announce arrangements. Condolences may be expressed online at swansonlundquistfuneralhome.com