Albert Suomi, 84, Two Harbors, died Monday, September 2, 2019 at home.
Al was born July 26, 1935 to Alex and Taimi (Jarvela) Suomi in Two Harbors and grew up in Brimson. He worked as a logger for many years, served in the US Army, and drove truck for Ulland Bros. until becoming an independent grain hauler as Suomi Trucking.
He enjoyed time with family and his daily walks.
Al was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 59 years, Claudia; a son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Jill Suomi; granddaughter, Jenna; and sister, Nancy.
He is survived by his daughter, Sherry (Scott) Reitan; grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Cody and Amy Suomi (Shawna, Janie, and Lucie), Becca and Jesse Lundgren (Shelby, Savannah, and Lola), Casey and Kris Suomi (Sage), Jenna's children (Isaiha, Ryan, and Tristin), Andy Reitan (Carter), and Rheanna Anderson (Elizabeth and Kali); and brothers, Dick and Donny Suomi.
Private services will be held.