Brian Thomas Riekki
Born October 24, 1946 in Victoria, British Columbia passed away August 22, 2019 in Arroyo Grande at the age of 72. Beloved husband of 41 years to Barbara Riekki. Greatly missed by children, Darlene Upham and husband Dave, Gary Riekki and wife Sunday and Paula Cottle and husband Jimmy.
Forever remembered by grandchildren Dustin, Cory, Amber, Tyler and Connor. Also survived by two brothers Roger Riekki and Daryl Riekki and many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
Preceded in death by mother and father, Audrey and Rennie Riekki and wife Barbara Riekki in 2008.
Graduate of Arroyo Grande High School class of 1964.
He retired after 44 years as an Operating Engineer and worked many years with R. Baker Construction.
He enjoyed playing darts, bowling, BBQing, Nascar, Motorcross, building race cars and the occasional “Bud Light”.
Services will be held at Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel Sunday September 22nd 2019 at 12:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances in Brian’s name may be made to:
Arroyo Grande Optimist Club
P.O. Box 344
Arroyo Grande, CA 93421