It is with great sadness that Hockey NL announces the passing of the late Garfield Bickford. Gary passed away Sunday, November 9 after a short illness.
Gary served as Western Area Director, Minor for 13 years. During his lifetime, he was awarded the Hockey Newfoundland and Labrador Meritorious Award, Honorary Life Member of the Deer Lake Minor Hockey Association and was awarded the Gold Stick Award for 10 years service on the Provincial Board of Directors.
Resting at Fillatree’s Funeral Home, Deer Lake on Monday, November 10 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday, November 11 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Funeral service to take place 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 12 at St. Michael’s Anglican Church, Deer Lake.