Obituary for Larry Mikael Kokkonen
Larry Mikael Kokkonen May 21, 1943 – February 13, 2017 passed away at his home surrounded by his family. Larry was born and raised in Helsinki, Finland and graduated from private English school and Business college
He was one of four children born to the late Tahvo Heikki and Lempi Kokkonen and was the beloved husband of Marie for over 52 years. Larry will forever be remembered by his brother Matt (Jean), loving sisters Mire and Eeva (Lasse), beloved children Cary (Elizabeth Hollands), Laura (Scott Dick), treasured grandchildren Lauren, Chad, Cara and Owen, along with countless other friends and family whom were blessed to know him.
Larry shared his passion for the Lord, his camp on Georgian Bay, travel and adventure with his family and friends. He enjoyed hitting the road with Marie at his side. Larry touched the lives of many people with his welcoming smile and generosity, and maintained his unique sense of humor all the way to the end.
Friends and family are invited to attend a visitation on Friday, February 17th, 2017 at 10am, Service at 11am at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, 8911 Woodbine Avenue, Markham, Ontario. As an expression of sympathy donations can be made on behalf of Larry Kokkonen to Agincourt Pentecostal Church Global Focus (Missions) Fund. Donate at www.agincourt.church/donate