OBITUARY

Adam James Richardson Alford

19 February , 197227 February , 2019

ALFORD, Adam James Richardson It is with profound sadness the Alford family announces the sudden passing of Adam on Wednesday, February 27th, 2019 in Oshawa, at the age of 47. Beloved husband and soulmate of Jacqueline Maria Alford (nee Bergeron). Loving and devoted father of Matthew, Savannah and Brayden . Son the late Laurajean Crawford (nee Ibbitson) and Matthew William Alford. He will be sadly missed by his many aunts, uncles and cousins. He will be fondly remembered by his best friend and sports brother Jeremy Vardy. Adam was a dedicated fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Oshawa Generals. He was an avid sports fan, who loved to dream of sports fields that he wanted to visit. Adam had a love for conspiracy theories and welcomed debates. Adam was a dedicated child and youth worker for Frontenac Youth Services and loved making a difference in the lives of the youth. Above all else, Adam put his love and focus into his family and enjoyed spending his free time travelling with his wife and children. Although Adam was not indigenous, he embraced the culture in support of his wife and children. Visitation will be held at COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL (1587 Highway #2, Courtice) 905-432-8484 on Saturday, March 9th, from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. until time of Celebration of Life in the Chapel at 3:00 p.m. Donations towards the Alford family would be greatly appreciated and can be made on the day of service. Online condolences may be made to www.courticefuneralchapel.com.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, 9 March , 2019
  • Celebration of Life Saturday, 9 March , 2019
REMEMBERING

Adam James Richardson Alford

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Beth Hawkins

11 March 2019

Matthew and family- I wanted you to know that I am thinking about you and praying for your family. May God give all of you strength and comfort in the days to come. God Bless You! Mrs. Hawkins

Danny MacDougall

9 March 2019

My condolences to Jacquie and the kids. Adam was a dedicated family man who loved them very much.
I knew him through his other love, hockey. We were volunteers with the Wexford Raiders and went on many trips together to watch games all over Southern Ontario.
I will miss him very much. He was a very good friend of mine. One of those friendships that can pick up like were it was only a week ago when it was over a year since the last time we had seen each other.

Claudette Hartog

8 March 2019

Please accept my deepest condolences, My thoughts and prayers are with your family through this great sorrow. I worked with Adam for a long time at FYS and shared many experiences that frontline staff usually share plus a few that seemed to be unique to our situations. Adam was a rock; despite occasionally crossing a debris filled walkway on his way into work he always started and ended shifts with a smile, a shrug and an attitude that said I'm here, I'll do what I can the best that I can and then I go home. And by going home I always knew that's where his heart was; he always spoke so proudly and lovingly of his wife and three amazing children. I've loved seeing his pictures and hearing him talk of his family adventures over the years, please know that he loved you all completely. He will be greatly missed.

Chaplain Kelly Stephen

8 March 2019

It is with heart felt sadness that we, the staff and students of Monsignor John Pereyma Catholic Secondary School, offer our prayers and condolences for to the Alford family. Words cannot convey the depth of our sorrow at your loss. We will continue to remember you all in our prayers and await any opportunity to be of assistance.

Chaplain Kelly Stephen.

Jacqueline Alford

7 March 2019

My dearest husband,
It is IMPOSSIBLE to share just one memory when every single memory I have is you. We truly live a life of shared everything.. hearts and souls. I see you everyday in the three gifts you left me. My heart aches to be with you.. you are so much more than words can ever say. Everything good a person can possess , you managed to have inside you. Most couples Argue about the little things, the little annoying habits but not us.. we embrace those little things and love each other even more because of them. I WILL see you again one day.. I will find you just as I did that November day back in 2002. I love you.. I will always love you, you are my everything and I will raise our kids to remember they have a daddy.. a daddy who adores them even though he cannot hold them right now. A daddy who is watching them from spirit world until the day we can all be together again.
I love you to the moon and back
Until we see each other again my love , my heart ❤️

Frontenac Youth Services

6 March 2019

Frontenac Youth Services would like to express our deepest condolences to the Alford family. Adam was an important part of our team, he contributed so much to the youth and staff of the Agency and will be greatly missed. We will cherish the wonderful memories that we have of Adam.

Cindy Parrott

6 March 2019

We send our deepest condolences to you all , may your dark days be replaced with all the great memories you have . We love you dearly and may you find some peace in the days ahead . Love you Cuz !!!

Joanne Huff

6 March 2019

My condolences to Adam’s family.
I remember Adam had the funniest laugh as a child and it always brought a smile to your face.
You will be missed Adam. Xo
Joanne Huff

Wayne Lewis

5 March 2019

To Jacquie and the kids, I share my deepest sympathies in the loss of your husband and father. I knew Adam when he was a charter member of a hockey forum online whose handle was known as 'Pepsihead'. I even met him a few times in our hockey travels when he followed his Wexford Raiders and I my Kingston Voyageurs. Even after the Raiders, he and I crossed paths. There was always something special about him when I met and briefly talked with him. He always had one or both of his kids with him and it was clear he so adored them. He was a fine man who was honest, sincere, engaging and a total gentlemen. We will all miss him.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY