DODGEVILLE — Wilho J. Knuuti, 86, a resident of Dodgeville passed away Sunday March 22, 2020, at his home surrounded by family.
He was born on February 24, 1934, in Finland, the son of the late Toivo and Aune (Parkkasaari) Knuuti. Wilho was raised in Finland until he was 16 when he traveled with his family on the Queen Mary to New York City and settled in Keweenaw Bay, MI.
Wilho served with the United States Army from 1954-1956. While in Germany he played for the US Army Soccer Team.
Following his service Wilho started a career as a carpenter with Herman Gundlach, Inc. He continued this career with Korndoerfer Construction and retired from CR Meyer.
On August 31, 1957, he was united in marriage