Helia Helli...Born.....Aug 30, 1903...Vassan, Laani, Finland
Died.....December 15, 1983...Ironwood, Michigan
Buried....Riverside Cemetery, Ironwood, Michigan
Arnold A. Mattson
Born.....March 17, 1901...Ironwood, Michigan
Died.....May 1, 1974...Ironwood, Michigan
Buried.....Riverside Cemetery...Ironwood, Michigan
Helia was the daughter of Maria S. Luoma & John G. Helli
She had two older brothers...Waino & Ralph Helli and an adopted brother, Rueben.
Her Maternal grandparents were Liisa Tyni & Jacob Luoma
Her Paternal grandparents were Wilhelmiina Kultalahti & John Helli.
Arnold was the son of Liisa Maria Suni & Albert Mattson. He had four brothers...Sulo, Ernest, Francis & Vieno...
and two Sisters...Ellen & Saima.
His Maternal grandparents were Maria Niemela & Matti Suni.
His Paternal Grandparents were Johanna Lieonen & Matti Siniluoto
The Arnold Mattsons
Helia Helli married Arnold Mattson
July 3, 1930
The Arnold Mattsons had Two Children:
Rodney Arnold Mattson
Joyce Eileen Marie Mattson
Arnold & Helia 1946
Helia with her parents
and brother Waino 1926
Arnold with his father and
brother, Francis 1949