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Patty & Tapio Toivonen

Patty & Tapio Toivonen

Patty & Tapio Toivonen celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a family dinner, enjoying the wine they brought home from their anniversary trip to Italy last fall.

Tapio and the former Patty Maki were married on December 3, 1977, at Messiah Lutheran Church. Patty is retired from Minnesota Power and Tapio is retired from Xcel Energy. Their children are Brian Toivonen and Brooke (Matt) Baer. They also have two granddaughters, Nora and Macy Baer.