In loving memory of Vaughn Tikka: 1969-2022


Vaughn James Tikka was born on May 8, 1969 to Franklin and Eleanor (Foley) Tikka and passed away on June 22, 2022. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Franklin and Gerald, brothers-in-law Doyle Shackelton and Steven Wilson, and sisters-in-law Jean Tikka and Janice Tikka. 

He is survived by his siblings Gail (Peter) Tapani of Battle Ground, Washington, Gordon (Rachel) of Marengo, Wisconsin, Steven (Judy) of Toledo, Washington, Myron (Lori) of Yacolt, Washington, Heidi (Rick) Kyllonen of Airway Heights, Washington, Gwendolyn Shackelton of Woodland, Washington, Marlene (Steven) Kadow of Toledo, Washington, Loren of Harrington, Washington, Rebecca (Thomas) Swafford of Lake Norden, South Dakota, Norma (John) Moir of Woodland, Washington, Twila (Timothy) Hendrickson of South Haven, Minnesota, and Della (Roy) Massie of Battle Ground, Washington; sister-in-law Judy Tikka of Knife River, Minnesota; numerous nephews and nieces and a host of Christian friends. Funeral services will be held at the Old Apostolic Lutheran Church where he was a member.

The funeral was held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at the Old Apostolic Lutheran Church, 16606 NE 142nd Ave., Brush Prairie, Washington.