Janet (Leppanen) HinkkanenJanet (Leppanen) Hinkkanen, 83, of Cedar Valley and Floodwood, Minn., passed peacefully at her home in Floodwood on Jan. 30, 2014.
Janet (Leppanen) Hinkkanen, 83, of Cedar Valley and Floodwood, Minn., passed peacefully at her home in Floodwood on Jan. 30, 2014.
Janet was a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cedar Valley.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ilmari; parents, William Leppanen and Jenny Leppanen Saukko; sisters, Sylvia Hill and Violet Joronen; and brothers, Elmer, Einar, Leslie and Donald.
Janet is survived by her son, Peter (Teresa) Hinkkanen of Floodwood Lake; and daughters, Catherine (George) Carriker of Modesto, Calif., and Cindy (Michael) Tuominen of Cedar Valley; grandchilden, Kyle (Amanda) Hinkkanen, Caleb (Tracy) Hinkkanen, Kendra Hinkkanen, Marcie Carriker and Robin (Jim Mathers); great-grandchildren, Michael, Dakota, Jim, Elise and Milly; and many, many others whom she loved and who loved her and enjoyed her friendship, generosity and good cooking!
VISITATION: 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, in Rowe Funeral Home in Grand Rapids, Minn., and will continue on Saturday, Feb. 8, in the big church on Cedar Valley Road in Cedar Valley from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Funeral Service.
Arrangements are by Rowe Funeral Home and Crematory in Grand Rapids.
To sign the online guestbook or send condolences visit www.rowefuneralhomeandcrematory.com.