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Glen Thomas “Tom” Strandberg, of Golden BC passed away on March 15, 2017 at the age of 80 years.

He was born on February 4, 1937 in Salmo BC to parents Victor and Edna Strandberg.

Tom is survived by Lois Chinook and Pat (Andrea) Strandberg, Terry (Paul) Risk, Troy (Pamela) Strandberg, Cory (Cristina) Strandberg and his faithful golden retriever and friend, Roxy. Thomas had 12 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.

He was predeceased by Norman (June) Strandberg, and Diane (Ray) Nuyens.

Tom moved to Golden in 1972. He spent most of his career in the forest industry and was passionate to work as a heavy duty operator and enjoyed the trades. He spent over 30 years at Evans Forest Products in Golden BC.

Tom had a passion for nature and sports. His hobbies and interests included curling, hiking, gardening, hunting, fishing and cross country skiing. He also grew up with the love of animals and took great joy in Mother Nature. Tom was a kind person and very giving to all. He will be missed in many ways, but not forgotten.

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