Turna E. Saari, 88, Brainerd, and formerly of Biwabik, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2002, at Bethany Good Samaritan Village in Brainerd.
She was born March 9, 1913, in Makinen to Andrew and Hilda (Hautala) Maki. She married George Saari. He died in 1975. She had been a member of the Biwabik Senior Citizens and the United Church of Christ.
Survivors include her daughter, Bonnie Miller, Crosslake; a sister, Helvie Byman, Makinen; and two grandchildren.
Her husband and two brothers, William and Arne Maki, died earlier.
Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd with Pastor Lilja Behr officiating. Burial will be at a later date at Lakeside Cemetery in Biwabik. Memorials are preferred.
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