VERKKONEN, Antti. Antti Verkkonen passed away in Maple Ridge on March 9, 2014 from a stroke at the age of 77. He was born in Finland and came to Canada in the late 1960’s making his home in North Vancouver and then in Maple Ridge. He worked in the construction industy until his retirement. He hosted a weekly radio program on Finnish radio for many years and enjoyed acting in locally shot films. In the 1970’s horses and trail riding became a passion he enjoyed through the years. He is survived by family and friends. Until our trails cross again we will all miss you Antti.
~ Scott and Makela Families