Gregory Edward "Greg" Thorkildson
6903 E 18TH ST #A

July 2, 1973 ~ June 7, 2014
"Greg will be remembered by
his sense of humor and love for adventure."

Gregory Edward Thorkildson, 40, passed away unexpectedly Sat. night, June 7th, 2014. He was born and raised in Vancouver, WA and attended Prairie High School.
Greg was hard working and very dedicated to his work at Franz Family Bakery.
He enjoyed attending sporting events, golfing, motocross, riding his KTM, and was an avid runner.
Greg is survived by his son, Steven Markus Jenkins- Thorkildson; Steven's mother, Jennifer Jenkins; Thorkildsons and Stein Families; and girlfriend, Jennifer Wade.
He will be reunited in death with his mother, Sharon; and sister, Denise Thorkildson.
Please join us at St. John's Catholic Church, Fri., June 20, 2014: Rosary:10:30, Service: 11:00, Reception:12:15.
The church was generous to provide this service to his loved ones. Please bring canned or boxed food items to the church to support the food pantry in honor of Greg.
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Published by The Columbian on Jun. 17, 2014.
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We were sorry to hear about Greg's death Our thoughts and prays go out to the family, which we have know for many years. Bob, Sonja and Jeff Frasier
June 27, 2014
I was so very sorry to hear about this devastating loss for the Thorkildson family. May the wonderful memories you have of Greg sustain you in your loss. Sending love to the entire family.
Lori Altom Smith
June 20, 2014
We are so very sorry for all of you, our thoughts and prayers are with you all today.
Steve n Pam Jenkins
June 20, 2014
Steven and Jennifer my heart goes out to the both of you. I know exactly what you are going through. Wish I could be there. Your in my prayers.
Paula Hoffman
June 19, 2014
I am very saddened at the loss of a terrific Nephew. We had great times golfing, family dinners, and a great trip to Chicago. I'll miss his laughter and genuine friendship that was a special closeness to me. I know you will be greatly missed. I will never forget.
Uncle Pete Caruso
June 18, 2014
Greg will be missed, and I will always remember that smile. He had such a kind heart, and was nice to everyone. I pray for his girl friend and his family left behind.
Kerry Greenwald
June 18, 2014
Rest in peace my friend, until we meet again.
Jeff Metscher
June 18, 2014
So many memories of Greg...all wonderful! I was saddened to hear of his passing. Prayers for his family at this time!
Kate Edwards
June 18, 2014
So sorry for your loss Steven and Jennifer. Loosing someone without warning is truly one of the hardest things. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Blessings to both of you during this difficult time. Gail Beckett
June 18, 2014
I just saw this.I am so sorry for his family.He was a great person.I worked with him and his brother for a long time.
June 17, 2014
Greg will be terribly missed. What a great guy and such a terrible loss to his family and all of us. My wife and I cried when we heard of his passing. I met him thru Boy Scouts and our friendship sustained us for many years. I am so sorry to for all his friends and relatives. Rest in Peace Greg......but make it your special out of doors fun filled and active Peace!
Terry Cornelius
June 17, 2014
Love you Greg! <3
Dianna Thorkildson/Reeves
June 17, 2014
Greg you will remain in my heart always ! I will never forget you ,your smile your saying "I'm down right sexy" ! And of course your sprinkler dance :) Love you Gregy ! <3
Dianna Thorkildson/Reeves
June 17, 2014
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