Heino Edwin August (Ed) Kivimaki passed away peacefully in his home, surrounded by family, on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016.
He was born April 21, 1939 in Fort Frances, Ont. to August (Gus) and Helvi Kivimaki.
Ed is survived by his partner, Vivian Callaghan; son, Kelvin (Kim) of North Bay, Ont. and their sons, Kyle (Melissa) and Travis (Emily); and daughter, Janice (Henry) of Porters Lake N.S.
He also is survived by his brother, Larry (JoAnne); and nieces and nephews, Chris Kivimaki, Jennifer Kivimaki-Fournier, Lori Aasen, Brenda Herzig, and David Hay and their families.