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Albert Patrick Picard

PICARD, Albert Patrick - (2019) It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Albert Patrick Picard who died peacefully on July 1, 2019 at Waters Edge Care Community surrounded by his family. Albert is survived by his loving wife of 67 years Madeline (nee Rivet), his children Michelle Amyotte (Claude Champagne), Marc Picard (Pat Guenette) and Marie Curry (William (Bill) deceased). He was a wonderful grandfather to Chantal, Daniel, Timothy, Matthieu, André, Martin, Nicole and Pierre and his great-grandchildren Kalen, Rowan, Leo and Emilie. Albert was a goaltender with the Sudbury Wolves, played in the American Hockey League from 1943 to 1946 for the Buffalo Bisons and Dallas Texans. In 1947-48 won the championship with Vancouver Canucks. He represented Canada and won Silver at the World Ice Hockey Championships in Stockholm, Sweden in 1949. After his hockey career he founded Al Picard Cabinets Ltd in North Bay, ON.A very special thanks to Dr. Redhead and the staff at Waters Edge Care Community for their compassionate care of Albert. Family receiving friends at HILLSIDE FUNERAL SERVICES, 362 Airport Rd, on Saturday July 20th from 10 am until 11:30 am. A celebration of his life will follow at the funeral home. Donations to Nipissing Serenity Hospice or CNIB in memory of Al will be gratefully acknowledged by his family.13339886
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Posted by Tammy & Ed Berard (Friend) On Thursday, July 11, 2019
With Deepest Condolences to you and your family, Sorry for you loss. may he rest in peace. You're in our prayers.
Posted by Shirley Etches (Friend) On Thursday, July 11, 2019
So Sorry for your Loss Marc. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

I know how much you loved your Dad.

deepest condolences
Posted by Norman Picard (nephew) On Thursday, July 11, 2019
With deepest condolences to Tante famille, on dear Uncle Alberts' passing. I loved him very much and have such fond memories of him

We take comfort knowing that we will see him again in Gods' good heaven. Love from Norm

With Sympathy
Posted by Linda Jamieson (Friend) On Saturday, July 6, 2019
Marc, Pat and Family. So sorry to hear of your loss.
Mes sincere Sympathies
Posted by Jocelyn Picard (friend) On Thursday, July 4, 2019
Mes sinceres sympathies Madelaine et famille. Je n'oublirer jamais nos petites rencontre a travers les annees. Que Dieu vous encomblent.

Jocelyn Picard

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