MAKKONEN, Anja Orvokki


Peacefully at the Sault Area Hospital on Sunday March 11, 2018, Anja Makkonen at the age of 83.

Cherished Mother of Harry (Diane), Paul and Helena Love (Dan). Mummo of Jake, Alex and Ben Love and Nolan and Katja Makkonen.

Anja will be remembered by her dear friends Anja, Arja and Brenda as well as many other friends in Canada and family and friends in Finland.

As per Anja’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

The family would like to thank ER nurse, Corey and ICU nurse, Erica at the Sault Area Hospital for the care and compassion given to Anja.

Memorial donations may be made to Sault Ste. Marie Professional Firefighters Charity Account and would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 215 St. James St, 705-759-8456. Expressions of sympathy and condolences available online at,