CHOW – Roy You Sung. Died peacefully Thursday November 24th 2011 at 9:30 am. Born in 1936 in South China, Roy came to Canada in the mid 50’s to seek a better life. He married, and had two children, all while being a heavy duty diesel mechanic with Simpower for over 35 years. Roy was a constant volunteer, beginning in the 70’s with the boy scouts. He will always be remembered for his contribution to the lives of the young men being a man who could cook, or catch a fish, he had lots to teach and instill in them. When he retired early, he still found time to volunteer, this time with a local seniors center, as well as the Maple Ridge Salvation Army Church, receiving numerous awards for his dedication and also volunteered each year with the Salvation Army Kettles. Roy was also a member of the Royal Canadian Legion (Maple Ridge branch). Roy was also a long time IEEE Member. Roy is survived by his 2 children, Bradley and Leanna (Colin), and his first Granddaughter Nicola. Memorial Service to be held on Thursday, December 1st at 11:00 am at Garden Hill Funeral Chapel – 11765 224th Street, Maple Ridge. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Salvation Army or to the Ridge Meadows Hospice Society, PO Box #11, Maple Ridge, B.C. V2X 7E9. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Lao-tzu. Expressions of sympathy can be made at

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