Born: October 9, 1897, Sebeka, Minnesota.
Died: December 12, 1973, Miami, Florida.
Buried: Riverside Cemetery, Painesville, Ohio.
Gustaf was the son of Jacob Antilla Aho and Wilhelmina Juuti, and husband of Helia Tuikka.
Remembered as a hymn translator, he was educated at the National Evangelical Lutheran Church Seminary, Ironwood, Michigan, and was ordained in 1921.
He served as pastor of the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ely, Minnesota (1926–34); other locations in New Jersey, New York, Minnesota, Ohio, and Ontario; as president of the Finnish American Evangelical Lutheran National Church; and chaplain of the East Ridge Retirement Village, Miami, Florida (1968–72).
If you know where to get a good photo of Aho (head-and-shoulders, at least 200×300 pixels), would you ?