At the Sault Area Hospital with her family by her side on Thursday, January 3, 2019 at the age of 85.

Beloved wife of 54 years to Tauno.

Loving Mother of Teuvo Hannuksela (Darlee), Charles Kutvonen and Mark Kutvonen (Susan).

Proud grandmother of Corinna Frolick, Osmo Hannuksela (Josie), Crystal Hannuksela (Sean), Sara Hannuksela and the late Timo Hannuksela.

Great grandmother of Matthew, Katee, Kirsten, Luke and Kiian.  Ritva will be sadly missed by her family in Finland, Sweden and Canada.

Friends may visit the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. – 705-759-2522) on Sunday, January 6, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm.  Funeral service in the chapel at 1 pm.  Rev. Brad Mittleholtz officiating.  Interment Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to Community Living Algoma or the Finnish Resthome may be made in person by cheque or by visiting the charity’s website.