This site has been created in loving memory of Andy Braacx, who died on January 11th, 2021 at the age of 69. Andy was a loving husband, father of 4, grandfather (Opa) of 10, brother, friend, and will be missed by many.

Many will remember Andy for his love of music, outdoor adventures (hiking, kayaking, etc.), his meticulous organizational skills, his next-level pragmatism, his love for his wife and family, and his heart for social justice.

A virtual memorial service was held on January 23. Click here to request a recording of the service.

Little round planet in a big universe, sometimes it looks blessed, sometimes it looks cursed; depends what you look at obviously, but even more it depends on the way that you see. ”

-Bruce Cockburn, Child of the Wind

In lieu of flowers, we encourage you to make a donation to A Rocha Canada, supporting their grass-roots efforts to restore habitat in the Little Campbell River watershed.