Tom Marvin Erkkila, age 60

Tom Marvin Erkkila, age 60 of Sandstone, MN lost his courageous battle with cancer November 7th 2020 surrounded by his loved ones.
Tom was born on September 6, 1960 to Marvin and Grace Erkkila. Tom grew up in Babbit, Mn and later moved to Sandstone where he lived with the love of his life, Ramona O’Donnell for the past 25 years.
Tom was an avid outdoorsman and loved being in the woods and feeding the deer. He loved spending time with the grandkids; taking them on tractor rides, going to college hockey games. Tom also loved sharing his knowledge of the outdoors with others. He worked for Donald Selander as a Machinist at Snobike Machine for 38 years. Cooking breakfast for his family brought him great joy! Tom was a great man and loved by many.
Tom is survived by his parents Marvin and Grace Erkkila, Brothers, Robert (Sandy) Erkkila, Jerry (Tammy) Erkkila and their families, Ramona O’Donnell and her daughters. Stephanie O’Donnell, Melissa (Sean) Galiher, Melinda (Jason) Dahlberg. Grandchildren, Brennen, Brayden, Brecken, Madysen, Melia, & Makinley.
Private services were held.
Arrangements by Methven Funeral and Cremation Services of Sandstone, MN. www.methvenfuneralhome.com