Beloved husband of Aino Eliise (nee Myylyymaki) of Jurva Finland and the late Aino Eliina (nee Rajala). Loving father of Reima (Karen) and grandfather of Dylan of Brockville. Dear brother of Toimi Riippi. Kauko will be missed by Lisa Riippi of Brockville as well as many relatives in Sault Ste. Marie and Finland.
A funeral service was held in Ikaalinen Finland on January 30, 2015. A Graveside Service will take place on Friday, September 4, 2015 at 11 am at Greenwood Cemetery. Friends can gather at the cemetery chapel at 10:45 am. Rev. Brad Mittleholtz officiating.
Donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Society in memory of Kauko.
Rest in peace Dad and poppa Love Reima and Dylan.
(Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre 705-759-2522).