Albert (Al) Louis Morin passed away peacefully at the Agape Hospice with his wife Jeannine at his side on Wednesday, October 27, 2004 at the age of 69 years, following a struggle with cancer.
Al was born on June 8, 1935 in Altamont, MB. After his graduation he began his affiliation with Federated and Co-op Retail where his organizational and leadership skills were soon recognized. He worked for over forty years until his retirement in 1996. An ardent sports enthusiast, Al enjoyed golfing, camping and curling. He relaxed when woodworking and listening to music. A perfectionist by nature, he took pride in a job well done. His warm personality won him many cherished friends. He enjoyed a hearty laugh, loved life and lived it to the fullest.
Al will be missed and lovingly remembered by his wife of forty-six years Jeannine; a brother Tony (Doris); sister Lucie; and many nieces and nephews. Al was predeceased by his parents, Rosalie and Emile; and his sister Hectorine.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church (835 Northmount Drive N.W.) on Saturday, November 6, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. with Father Avinash Colaco, Presider. Al will be laid to rest on November 18, 2004 in St. Boniface, MB. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made in Al’s memory directly to the Calgary Health Trust – Foothills Medical Centre, The Hematology Oncology Research & Education Fund, 10101 Southport Road SW, Calgary, AB T2W 3N2 Telephone: (403) 943 0615 www.calgaryhealthtrust.org or directly to St. Luke’s Building Fund, 1566 Northmount Drive N.W., Calgary, AB T2L 0G6 Telephone: (403) 282-9488. Special thanks to his respected Physician, Dr. R. Ward, the staff of Foothills Medical Centre and of the Agape Hospice for their compassion and care.
In living memory of Albert Morin, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences