ANN ARBOR, MICH. - Patricia Ann Knuuttila, 71, of Ann Arbor, passed away peacefully, with family near, on December 5, 2013, at Saint Joseph Hospital in Ann Arbor .
Pat was born on February 26, 1942, in Detroit; a daughter of Pauline and Cresup Huett.
She was predeceased by her parents.
On August 1, 1964, she was married to Oscar A. Knuuttila of Tapiola, who survives.
Also survived by two sons, Thomas and Timothy Knuuttila; two daughters, Tonya Knuuttila and Rebecca (David) Huelke; four granddaughters, Skyeler Knuuttila, Samantha, Halle and Emily Huelke; and a brother, Jerry Huett.
Pat inspired many with her life long passions which included gardening, creating a home and cooking; she studied and loved painting and she delighted in her beloved granddaughters.
A service of memorial and celebration of her life will be held at Tyrone Covenant Presbyterian Church, 10235 White Lake Rd, Fenton, MI at 11 a.m. on January 9, 2014.
Fellowship and a reception of friends and family will immediately follow the service.