Peacefully after a lengthy illness on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at the Sault Area Hospital in his 56th year.
Predeceased by his parents Matti and Aino Kurkiniemi. Dear brother of Erkki (Cathy), Jouko (Gwen), Risto (Susan), Leena (Jari) and Henry (Inger). Also survived by many nieces, nephews and relatives in Finland and Canada. Peter will also be missed by his good friends Rob Elliott and Donny Wonnacott (Marlo).
Due to current circumstances, no funeral service will be held. Cremation has taken place.
Memorial contributions by cheque or online to the Sault Ste. Marie Soup Kitchen Community Centre would be greatly appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522). Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave a message of condolence or a memory as a keepsake for Peter’s family.
Peter is now able to rest in peace, love you.