It is with deep regret to inform you of the passing of Tom Atkins,
VE3CDM yesterday at the age of 82.
Tom was a QCWA Life Member as well a member of Wild Rose Chapter
151. He was the President of the Fred Hammond Chapter 73.
Amateur radio has lost a great Ambassador and advocate for amateur
radio. He served as President of the former Canadian Radio Relay
League (CRRL). As well Tom served as Secretary, Treasurer and
President of the International Amateur Radio Union - Region 2
(IARU-R2) before retiring at the end of 2001.
Those who knew Tom will miss his great enthusiasm for his love of
amateur radio and the many Amateur Radio friends he met over the
course of many years.