THORNTON, Albert George  - (June 23, 1949 - December 20, 2017) -  (Retired employee of 33 years Trench (Siemens)

Passed away peacefully with his devoted wife of 42 years by his side, at Mount Sinai Hospital, on Wednesday, December 20th, 2017, in the 69th year.

Dearly beloved husband of Henriette (nee Devost) Loving father of Brian, Danny, and Paul. Cherished grandfather of Austen, Victoria, and Kayla.

Albert will be sadly missed by his seven Devost brothers-in-law who were true Brothers to him; Peter, Joe, Jack,Yves, Norman, Gerald, Dan, and sisters-in-law Christine and Tammy.

A “Celebration of Life” service will take place at COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL 1587 Highway #2, Courtice (905-432-8484) on Friday December 29th, with visitation from 2 p.m. until time of service in the Chapel at 3 p.m.

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Category: DURHAM Region, ON