Passed away peacefully after a brief illness at the Sault Area Hospital on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at the age of 71.
Beloved husband and best friend of Emily for 49 years. Devoted father of Mark (Allison) and Kevin (Laurie). Dear Ukki of Erika (Dave Johnson), Ashlee, Logan, Jenna, Kaeden, Kaylee and Hanna. Great grandpa of Kaleb and Jakeb. Son of the late Aarne and Anna Laitinen. Brother of John (Pirkko), Matti (Christena), late Oliver, Eric and Allan. Remembered by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.
In respecting Peter’s wishes, a celebration of his life will take place at a later date.
Memorial contributions to the Ontario Finnish Resthome Uusi Koti would be appreciated.
Our sincere thanks to the SAH staff on 3C for their care and compassion.
Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre 705-759-2522.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com