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Peter Anttila

Peter J. Anttila

Saturday, September 21, 1940 - Wednesday, October 7, 2020
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October 7, 2020 Traprock Valley

Peter Anttila, 80, a resident of Traprock Valley passed away on Wednesday October 7, 2020 at Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital in Laurium.

He was born on September 21, 1940 in East Branch a son of the late Isaac and Aili (Kangas) Anttila

On November 24, 1962, he was united in marriage to Sue Sturos and she preceded him in death on May 1, 2018.

He was a member of the First Apostolic Lutheran Church of Calumet.

Preceded in death by his parents, Isaac and Aili Anttila, Sisters, Anna and Mary Ellen, infant brother, Paul, and brother, Richard.

He is survived by children:

Mary Ann (Mark) Raasakka
Peter “Buster” Anttila Jr.
Lynn (Gary) Anderson
Paul “Fuzzie” (Julie) Anttila

19 grandchildren

14 great grandchildren

Esther Johnson of Marquette
Vivian (Lloyd) Huotari of Howell
Beatrice Bekkala of Novi

And numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A graveside service will take place in Lake View Cemetery Section 70 on Monday October 12, 2020 at 10:00 am with David Taivalkoski to officiate.

Online condolences for the family may be left at www.ericksoncrowleypeterson.com
The Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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    Lake View Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Calumet, Michigan 49913
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Judy Beuter

Posted at 10:33am
"Enjoy the Moment"
Pete always said. Thank you for the friendship, the music, the encouragement & the FUN! My life is better because you were in it. You'll be missed more than you can ever know! I'm certain the reunion with Sue & loved ones & music are just awesome!
💖🙏🎶 sympathy & prayers to his family & friends.

phyllis ramos

Posted at 01:25pm
Our sympathy to all of you dear ones. Pete was a kind and caring person. We liked to talk together about farming. God's peace. Phyllis and Michael Ramos

Bruce Rundman

Posted at 07:23am
Pete was a good friend to Good Times Music. He will be missed. Condolences to his family.

Dennis & Tina Johnson

Posted at 09:37pm
Remembering you all with much love during this difficult time of the sudden passing of your dear dad and grandpa. Hugs to you! Our warmest condolences
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Posted at 05:15pm
Condolences to Pete's famiy. He was a good man with a big heart who helped me through the rough times after the death of my husband. He was patient with me as I learned to sing at his jam sessions and always had a kind word. I will miss him a lot.

rtuisku@charter.net Posted at 05:18pm

This one is from Judy Brewer using Dick's e-mail.

rtuisku@charter.net Posted at 05:18pm

This one is from Judy Brewer using Dick's e-mail.

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