Kevin Mark Kuitunen

ONTONAGON – Kevin Mark Kuitunen, 57, of Ontonagon, went home to be with the Lord on February 19, 2017, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital in Wausau, Wisconsin.

He was born in Highland Park on October 23, 1959, to Waino Albert and Fay Anna (Bammbert) Kuitunen.

Kevin had been a resident of Ontonagon for the past 11 years. He was employed at the local car wash and was known as a hard worker.

Kevin loved to watch hockey and was an excellent player in his younger years. His favorite team was the Detroit Red Wings.

Kevin was preceded in death by his father; and a brother, Daniel.

He is survived by his mother, Faye; brother, David (Pam) of St. Claire Shores; sister, Sandra (Michael) Renaud of Ontario, Canada; sister, Lisa Harju of Laurium; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at the Cane Funeral Home beginning at 11 a.m. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the start of the service.

The family wishes to thank the staff at New Beginnings Adult Foster Care and Copper County Mental Health, for the great care they provided Kevin during his time here.