Monday, October 14, 2019

Menahga hayride

Recent Alaska services with Dave Taivalkoski
2019...the crew is growing!

Sunday, October 13, 2019


Hayride in Menahga, MN at Lowell and Karen Skoog's 



Get together in Marquette 
Naomi, Joanne, judy, linda, Phillis and Carolyn

Some of the Bill and Maija Tolkkinen family:Maija, bill, Susie, mugga, ,mark, Paula, Alan, Katie

My inter Cookie and husband Butch Harju

Me and Cookie


My grandson Lenny Torola (dave and ann) and I were the garden fairies...planted iris in some grandkids gardens

Saturday, September 28, 2019


WEDDING TONIGHT IN CALUMET...JOHANNA TOLKKINEN MARRIED JEFF HELPPI 

MOTHER OF JOHANNA, MAIJA TOLKKINEN, PARENTS OF JEFF, MARIAN AND LEO HELPPI

Sunday, September 22, 2019

CADE TOROLA (Wally & Lynn) and MEGAN LEHTO (Aaron & Helen from Menahga) are engaged....wedding in December....Im smiling!!
         
TRIP OUT WEST RECENTLY: DOUG/ANNETTE ROIKO, ANDY/JOANNE BEKKALA,  DAVE /JUDY NORDSTROM,
JUDY/STEVE KANGAS, MARY/DAVE ARVOLA, BARB/RON KANGAS

KAARINA KOSKELA, OULU, FINLAND AND I....STAY LONGER NEXT TIME, KAARINA

HAPPY TRAPROCK LADIES:  MISSY KERANEN, LIZ KERANEN, SARA PENNALA, SARAH ANDERSON, TINA ANDERSON AND JANEL JURMU

                                    ARMO AND ULLA QVIST, OULU, FINLAND....I DIDN'T GET TO VISIT WITH
                                   THEM, BUT SOMEONE SENT THIS PHOTO...WE'LL VISIT NEXT TIME....LOOKS LIKE DAVE AND JOANN TAIVALKOSKI'S HOUSE.....

  I GOOFED...ANYWAY, THIS IS TWO PETE TOROLA'S....DAVE AND ANN'S PETE (HE'S 10 NOW,) AND MY PETE.....this pic is supposed to be under the next one, but it's now working....
THREE SWEETIES AT CHURCH...THIS SPOT IS GETTING TO BE A  GREAT PICTURE TAKING SPOT...I DONT KNOW WHO THEY ARE, BUT YOU DO.....




























MY PAINTING OF EAGLE HARBOR LIGHTHOUSE....IT WAS ON THE COVER OF MARQUETTE MOTHLY HAPPENINGS THIS MONTH (for sale)

20 X 24 ACRYLIC OF COPPER HARBOR OVERLOOK (for sale)

FOUND THIS ON MY COMPUTER RECENTLY...PETE WITH MY SON REINO..ABOUT 2008

ANDREA AND TIM TAIVALKOSKI FAMILY...MET THEM AT THE ICE CREAM PLACE  THIS PAST SUMMER

AN OLDIE I FORGOT TO POST...ME AND GR/DAU JANIE TOROLA (NOW MARRIED TO LEVI ERKKILA)...AT TECH VOLLEYBALL GAME 

A HAPPY ROSETTA BUNCH...PAULA PENNALA, SHANNON WESA, SARA KINNUNEN, JANIE ANDERSON, VICKI ANDERSON, BECKY THERRIAN, MANDY LEHTO

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Me with christi Hyrkas Warner and bf  Matt...nice visit, but too short...



Billy dunstan, EJ Tervo and Brian Helminen, successful fishing trip out of Lac LaBelle

' cousins in Alaska...Roger and Loretta's, Russell and Katrina's kids...

Painting of our former camp at Lac LaBelle

Holding greatgrandbaby, Valentina, baby of Tomas and Darlene (Helminen) Rojas...
My 66th great😍