TAIMI HAKANEN Hakanen - It is with sadness that the family of Taimi Hakanen announces her passing on Monday, May 10, 2004 at the Kirkland & District Hospital at the age of 85 years. Taimi was predeceased by her parents Sanna & John Hakanen, sisters Elsie and Toini Hakanen and Tyyne O’Brien-Smith and brother Toivo Hakanen. She is survived by her devoted sister Thelma Hakanen as well as four generations of nieces and nephews. Taimi was employed at Lincoln Shoe Store for over 30 years. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Monette & French Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 12, 2004 from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held from the “Teck Hughes Chapel” of the Monette & French Funeral Home on Thursday, May 13, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. with Margaret Wood officiating. Taimi will be laid to rest in the Kirkland Lake Cemetery at a later date. Donations in Taimi’s memory may be made to the Timiskaming Hospital Diabetes Treatment Program (P.O. Box 3000, Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4) or to the Canadian Cancer Society (38 Government Road West, Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 2E2).