Theresa L. Sakkinen

LAURIUM – Theresa L. Sakkinen, passed into the realms of Glory on January 16, 2017, due to medical complications.

She was born on September 27, 1958, in Dearborn, to the late Eugene and Frances Oliver.

She was a resident of Laurium and an active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Laurium, a choir member and an altar guild volunteer.

She was also a volunteer for a number of years and on the Board of Coppertown Historical Museum.

She leaves a number of family members and friends here in the Copper Country and the Detroit area, including her former husband, Mark Sakkinen; and her in-laws.

Cremation has taken place and her ashes will be placed with her father, mother and sister in the Detroit area in the spring.

Thank you to all who have asked about her passing.

Condolences may be posted on line at Toledo or memorials given to St. Paul Lutheran Church, Laurium or to The Coppertown Historical Museum.