Walter YANKO

YANKO – Walter (Wally) suddenly on August 27th, 2005. Late of Pitt Meadows, BC, age 77 years. Survived by his loving family, wife and best friend Arlene: 5 daughters, Laurie (Tom); Marshell; Barbara, Tammy (Mark); and Gwen; 7 grandchildren, Clinton; Kelly; Rodney; Stanley; Zachary; Jackie; and Jessica; 1 great grandson Jesse; 2 sisters, Marie Leduc and Pauline Yanko; and numerous other relatives & friends. Celebration of Life will be held Thursday, September 1st at 2:00pm in the MAPLE RIDGE FUNERAL CHAPEL (Osborn’s), 11969 216th Street. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Down’s Syndrome Association, would be appreciated.


A heart of gold stopped beating.

Hard working hands at rest,

God broke our hearts to prove to us,

He only takes the best.

The leaves and flowers may wither.

The golden sun may set.

But the hearts that loved so dearly

Are the ones who won’t forget.