Clipped From Ironwood Daily Globe
Mrs. Backlund, the former Lisa Orling, was born in Maxmo. Finland. July 19, ISSfi. She came to Ramsay in 1910. She was married Dec. 12, 1911, to Eric Rarklunri of Ramsay. died Feb. 9, 1958. She is survived by three rimigh-: ters, Mrs. John Chovan, and Elmer Allen, of Ranusay, and Gladys Maiden, of Chicago, 111.; three sons. Albin Backlund. \Vnke- ficld; Nestor Backhand, Ramsay; and John Backlund, at home: 20 grandchildren, and six great grandchildren: and by nne brother, Michael Orling, of Ramsay. She was preceded in death by stepsons, Emil and Victor Backlund ( and one stepdaughter, the late Mrs. Elvira Wickmnn. The body is at the Lakeside Memorial Chapel in Wakefield. which will be open Friday at 2 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted there at 2 p.m. Saturday by the Rev. Paul Schoiin of the Seventh- day Advcntisf Church of Houghton. Burial will he in Hilicrest Cemetery at Bessemer.