Traverse City Record-Eagle
---- — STERLING HEIGHTS — John S. Luotonen, age 62, passed away Feb. 22, 2013.
He was the beloved husband of Linda for 43 years; loving father of Erica Mitkus, Aaron (Melissa) and the late Richard Scott; dearest grandfather of Hannah, Ashley and Grace; son of the late Richard and Flossie; brother of Claudia (Wayne) Paulson, Becky (Robert) Bosner, Terry (Wayne) Fritz and Leslie (Gary) Kalieta; nephew of the late Robert Luotonen and David Luotonen; and brother-in-law of Bonnie (the late Richard) Deo, the late Lucy (the late Jim) Denoyer, Al Knight, Eleanor (Bud) Wasson and the late Jack Knight.
Visitation for John will be Thursday from 2 until 9 p.m. at the Sterling Heights Chapel of the E.J. Mandziuk and Son Funeral Directors, Inc., 3801 18 Mile (Northwest corner of Ryan). Funeral services will be Friday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Great Lakes Cemetery, Holly.