Raili Tuulikki Tuominen
TUOMINEN; RAILI ~ age 74, passed away peacefully on the morning of May 6, 2019 in Bailieboro at her home on Rice Lake, Ontario, following a year-long battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Pauli, her 2 children Juha (Helen) and Jaana and her 2 beloved grandchildren Jacob and Eveliina. Raili is remembered by many close friends and relatives across Canada and Finland. Born in Tyrvaa, Finland, Raili immigrated to Canada in 1965 to marry the love of her life Pauli. Raili had a passion for taking care of others and cared for many people, both young and old, throughout her life. A talented and creative seamstress, Raili could be found on Saturday mornings operating a successful business at the Peterborough Farmers Market, designing and selling her dog coats and handmade items for over 10 years. She will be dearly missed by all.
A private service was held for the family on May 7th and a Celebration of Life will be held later at her favourite place on Rice Lake. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society to help fight Cancer and one day beat this disease would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Fallis & Shields Funeral Home and online condolences or donations may be made at fallis-shields.com.
sincere condolences at this sad time
We are so sorry for your loss Paul and family, She was a lovely lady and will be missed. She put up a good fight. Love and prayers to all.
Ken & Velma Yorke
Dear Paul Sensing our sincere sympathy at this difficult time. Earl and Kathy Patton
My sincere condolences Juha to you and your family.
We will always remember her kindness. Our thoughts are with you Pauli , Juha and Jaana. Miss you.
So sorry for your loss Paul & Family. Thinking of you at this time.
Paul and family, so sorry to read of your loss. My condolences to you all.
Paul I was shocked and saddened to learn of Raili’s passing. She was a wonderful person and I know will be missed by many. My sympathy to you and all the family at this very difficult time.
So sorry to hear that Raili has passed. She was always such a peaceful and beautiful woman. My condolences to the family.