Paul Robert Karkiainen (wife of Debbie Hunt Karkiainen), 73, of Aurora, Colorado, and Surprise, Arizona, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, April 29, 2022, after a very brief illness.
He was born on June 3, 1948, in Longview, Washington.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at Steele Chapel in Longview, Washington at 11 a.m. A reception will follow the service. A second memorial service will be planned in Colorado at a later date, to be announced.
A complete obituary with detailed information can be read at https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/surprise-az/paul-karkiainen-10733822.
Expressions of sympathy and fond memories may be shared on the dignity memorial website and/or sent to Paul’s wife, Debbie Karkiainen, at 6034 South Telluride Circle, Aurora, Colorado 80016.
We will hold Paul in our hearts until we hold him again in heaven.