On March 27th 2021 loving husband and father passed away at the age of 86 surrounded by family. Gene was born on March 12th 1935 to John and Mary Korpi. Gene logged locally for many years and on the North Shore. His passions were music, spending time with family and just being on the farm. Gene is preceded in death by his father John, mother Mary, 4 brothers and 7 sisters. Gene is survived by his wife Margie of 66 years, 3 daughters Sherry Korpi (Tim Hutar) of Cromwell, Maija (John Kachinske) of Kettle River, Robin (Ray Solomon) of Cloquet, 7 grand children,12 great grand children, and 1 great great grand son. Services will be held at Suomalainen Kirkko 3307 Cty rd 131 Kettle River MN, 55757 on Tuesday April 6th 10:30 visitation and 11:00 service.
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