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June Pelo
26-05-05, 02:09
Norden newspaper reports the death of Joel (Bondfolk) Bond on 2 May 2005 in Närpes hospital. He was born in Kalax, Närpes 18 Jan 1918; not married. He took part in both the Winter War and the Continuation War 1939-1944. He was a seaman on a Swedish boat until 1969 when he emigrated to America. He worked in Connecticut with several construction companies. During his 13 years in the US he lived with his nephew Helge Bertell in Bridgeport, CT. In 1982 he retired to Finland. He leaves a sister Gunni Andersson in Bräcke, Sweden, as well as nieces and nephews in the US, Sweden and Finland.