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Albert Taisto Myllykangas

ASHLAND, Wis. - Albert Taisto Myllykangas was born on Sept. 10, 1952, to his parents Taisto Albert Myllykangas and Martha Marie VanderSchaegen. He attended Iron Belt Elementary School, graduated in 1971 from J. E. Murphy High School in Hurley, and attended college in Superior – all in Wisconsin.

Albert was preceded in death by his mother in 1994; his father in 2000; and two sisters, Delphine and Palma.

Albert was an avid reader with bookcases and stacks of books on a variety of subjects wherever he resided. World War II fascinated him and he enjoyed movies, especially classic thriller and horror. He was politically active and supported several causes.

Sadly, Albert passed on Monday, Oct. 23, 2023, at the age of 71. His two remaining sisters, Carol and Julie; and a niece, Lenore, were at his side.

He is remembered by his family and friends, and second family of staff and friends at Court Manor, in Ashland.

Roberts Funeral Home of Ashland is assisting the family with arrangements.