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COBURN, Albert “Abby”
It is with great sadness that the family announces Albert’s passing on January 25, 2016, in his 74rd year. Beloved husband of Cathie for 50 years. Loving father to Catherine Magill (Colm), Carol Coburn and Linda Coburn (Harry Carson). Proud Papa of Craig and Cole, by whom he will be greatly missed. Predeceased by his parents William and Rose (in Scotland) as well as 7 brothers and sisters. Albert will be dearly missed and fondly remembered by many relatives and friends. Albert was born in Glasgow, Scotland on October 27, 1942. It was there he was raised and then met and married Cathie, they had their 3 children before moving to Canada in 1973. Albert worked at “Stelco Steel” for 30 years where he made and built many friendships, before retiring in 2001. He was also a member of the Local 1005 Steelworkers Union in Hamilton. The family would like to thank the staff at the Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice for their kind and compassionate care. Visitation will take place at P.X. DERMODY FUNERLA HOME, 796 Upper Gage Ave., on Thursday, January 28, 2016 from 2-4 & 7-9pm. A private family Interment will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy by donation, can be made to the Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice 277 Stone Church Road East, Hamilton, ON L9B 1B1.