Edwin-HALTTUNEN-Obituary

Edwin HALTTUNEN

St. Petersburg, Florida

Obituary

HALTTUNEN, Edwin 92, passed away January 1, 2019. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio to Selma of Koski, Finland and Paavo Halttunen of Paul Haltman, Finland July 30, 1926. He played harmonica for the local Finnish dance hall dances as a boy. Edwin swam and played basketball on his high school and...

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My grandfather was one of the most intelligent people I've ever known. He was singly the best and most interesting storyteller I've ever met. A masterful teller of a joke, and a poker-faced prankster with impeccable timing. He had a great laugh. I am grateful to have had him as a grandfather. He was a good man. He was sincere and hard working. He could build anything. He was a gentleman, and a lifelong Democrat who genuinely cared about his fellow working man. He was proud of his family,...

So sorry for your loss. Appears he was quite the inspiration to all.

Miss ya Grandpa...Love Andrew Halttunen

Your son, Arthur Halttunen and wife Susan had much love and respect for a man that was a good father and family man.