August 5, 1932 – October 7, 2012
Aimo Korhonen, beloved husband of Raija Korhonen of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at the age of 80 years.
Besides his loving wife of fifty-two years, Aimo is survived by a daughter Anita Haynes; grandson Jonathan Korhonen of Sault Ste. Marie, ON. He is also survived by his siblings, Reino (Helli), Pirkko (Erkki) Inkiläinen, Viljo (Kirsti), Maila all of Ontario and Elja (Rasa) of Finland and their families; sister-in-law Sirkka of Toronto and her family. Aimo was predeceased by his parents Eetu and Reeta Maria, step-mother Elli, two brothers Kauko and Olavi, a sister Saimi, his son Hannu, and sister-in-laws Lea and Anneli.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com.
In living memory of Aimo Korhonen, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences