Elaine Anuta

WHITE BEAR TOWNSHIP, Minn. — Olga “Elaine” Anuta, 88, of White Bear Township, Minnesota, passed away on March 16, 2019.

Elaine was born on April 12, 1930, to the late Harold and Ingrid (Suksi) Wiitala in Misery Bay.

Elaine is preceded in death by her brothers, Howard and Harold; as well as her parents.

Elaine is survived by her husband of 70 years, Michael; her children, Kirsti (Ahvo) Taipale, and Michael A. (Jean) Anuta; grandchildren, Kaisa (Andreas) Taipale, Paavo Taipale, Ritva (Pauli) Mikkonen, Michael L. (Bailey) Anuta, and Samuel Anuta; great-grandchildren, Helmi, Taimi, Conrad, and Michael K.; as well as many other family members and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials will be forwarded to the Salolampi Foundation and Adams Township School District Foundation, Inc.

A private family memorial service for Elaine will take place at a later date.