Riku Keranen



Age: 3


Summary: Finnish nursery student at the private kindergarten Vekara Paivakodit Ltd. in Oulu, Finland who was among one of more than 190 Finnish tourists reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asuan Tsunami that swept across the Indian Ocean and killed over 2,300+ people during the tidal wave while he was on a month-long Christmas vacation along with his family at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: January 1, 2001


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand