Larsson, Nils George
Passed away on August 20, 2011 at the age of 70 years. Loving and missing him are his wife Pat, daughter Tisha (Darren), son Mike (Kori), grandchildren Emma, Ben and Laurel, and his canine companion, Charlie. Nils passed away in the presence of his family after a short and courageous battle with cancer.
Nils spent over 40 years in the lumber industry, retiring in March 2008. Nils held the position of Executive Director for the Canadian Lumber Accreditation Board (CLSAB) for 20 years and he continued to work as a technical consultant for the CLSAB until shortly before his death.
To celebrate his life and give thanks to a man who will forever be missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him, a memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., September 1, 2011 at the Burquitlam Funeral Chapel, 625 North Road, Coquitlam, B.C. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Nils’ memory to the BC Cancer Foundation.