Richard Maki

Richard Amon Maki

1942 - 2024

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Maki, Richard Amon, Age 81 of Maplewood, MN

Passed away peacefully on January 18th, 2024.

Preceded in death by loving wife Alice, parents

Ahti & Marge, Aunt Norma, Uncle Waino and

Brother Jerry Maki. Survived by daughters,

Jody(David)Guzzo, Lynn Maki and son, Richard.

Sisters, Marcianna(Jim)Basco and Andrea(John)

Pecchia. Sister-in-laws, Sandra Maki, Grace Moody

and Dorothy Ariola. Brother-in-law, Jim(Barb)Ariola,

and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was a long time instructor at South Hennepin Technical

Center, where he taught small engine repair. He had a love

of anything with a motor. He was the last surviving, founding

member of the Twin City Power Boat Association, in which

he raced until he was 80. He was an inaugural season ticket holder with the Minnesota Wild. He was also an avid gun

collector and a proud member of the NRA.

Funeral service will be Friday, February 9th@11am,

with visitation 1 hour prior. A luncheon will follow

at the VFW in North St. Paul, MN.

Memorials preferred to the Animal Humane Society or  Wounded Warriors

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Memorial Service

11:00 am
Friday, February 9, 2024
Sandberg Funeral Home
2593 7th Ave E.
North St. Paul, Minnesota, United States