Suddenly at the Sault Area Hospital on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 with family by his side.

Beloved father of Jessica Paavilainen (John Gibouleau), the late Martti and Nikki Paavilainen. Loving Ukki of Orla and Renna. Predeceased by his parents Anna-Liisa Williams (late John Samuel) and Martti Paavilainen. Brother of Mirjam Rissanen (Matti), Markku Paavilainen (Jean), Paula Whelan (Jim), Pentti Paavilainen (Sandra) and Kaisa Manttari (Andy). Step-Brother of Maryanne Gasparetto (Jerry) and John Williams.

In respecting Mikael’s wishes no services will be held, cremation has taken place.

Mikael’s wish was to be an organ donor, in lieu of memorial contributions please consider becoming an organ donor.

Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522).