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07-06-11, 20:39
Eino Nyman, a resident of Phelps since 1958, died Friday, April 15, 2011, at Lillian Kerr Healthcare Center by Rennes in Phelps. He was 88.

Mr. Nyman was born Sept. 28, 1922, in Ylistaro, Finland, the son of Elis and Hilma Nyman. He served in the Finnish Army during the Winter War between Finland and Russia and was a prisoner of war.

His hobbies included bowling, hunting and fishing.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Phoebe, in 2009.

Surviving him are two sons, Iner (Marla) of Phelps and Eric (Jane) of Eagle River; one sister, Elma of Finland; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 20, at 11 a.m. at St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church in Phelps. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.

Tuesday, April 19 2011 16:21