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Maynard Jerome "Jerry" Verokosky

August 26, 2017

Maynard Jerome (Jerry) Verokosky, passed away August 26th, 2017 quietly in his sleep after a long battle with cancer. He was the 5th of 10 children. He is survived by his loving wife Lorraine, his 4 children, Michele (Greg) Riley, Joanne, Michael (Holly), Lisa (Brian) Yee, 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. He was born in the Wilkie area (“on the Winnipeg couch” as he was fond of saying.) He started his career as a printer in Wilkie, Camrose, then onto the Calgary Herald. After spending several years in the hotel business, Jerry moved onto a career in sales and eventually retired in the Maple Ridge area. Jerry and Lorraine shared a love of travel, exploring many countries, Australia being a highlight. In recent years he became involved with the Knights of Columbus. Lifelong fan of the Dodgers, also keeping a keen eye on the Jays. Prayers will be held Thursday, August 31st at 5:00 pm at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 22561-121st Ave., Maple Ridge followed by Funeral Mass Friday, Sept. 1st at 11: am. Rev. Father To celebrant. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, would be appreciated.

 Service Information

Funeral Mass
September 1, 2017

11:00 AM
St. Patrick's Catholic Church
22561 121 Ave
Maple Ridge, British Columbia V2X3T5

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