David Karvonen, 81, died in his sleep Aug. 11, 2020, in Roseville. He was preceded in death by his parents Paul and Hilja Karvonen and brother Tom. He is survived by his wife Joanne, sons John (Tanya) and Andy (Sonya), two grandsons, sister Kathryn Frye (Craig) and brother Dan.
A longtime St. Anthony Park resident, he was a computer programmer/analyst for Control Data and other companies. He is fondly remembered for his quiet smile, love of travel and music and his devotion to all things Finnish. Memorials preferred to the organ fund of St. Anthony Park Lutheran Church.