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Albert Louie Jacques

July 23, 1971March 20, 2021

Albert Louie Jacques Wambdi hu’pahu A’waste “Eagle Pretty Wings”

With a heavy heart we announce the sudden passing of Albert known to many as Abby on March 20, 2021.

Predeceased by his Ina Irene Jacques (Yuzicapi), Ate` James Jacques, Cinye Douglas, Cinye Gary Holybull, Toska Michael, Toska Carlos, Toska Douglas Jr.

Beloved daddy to his loving son’s Albert Jr (Leanne, Conley), (Jennifer mother to), Jackson and Jeremiah. His loyal fur baby “Sawkers” who was his travel companion. Brothers, Robert (Pat), Rick (Bernice), Sisters, Margaret, Beverly, Patricia, Maxine, Candace, Colette, Bett. Numerous nieces and nephews from the Jacques, Yuzicapi, Dragani, Epp, Benegas, Blacksmith and Haywahe families. His Uncle Bert (Albert) Yuzicappi, Aunt Vivien Yuzicappi. Adopted brothers, Harold (Shelley) Blacksmith, Jr (Vida) McArthur, Claude (Marla) Desnomie. Tahansi’s, Timothy, Gutzi, Lowell, Chops, Errol, Lance, Rising Sun, Travis, Kevin S., Bronson and many more too numerous to mention. Along with Albert’s many friends in the pow wow, hockey, fastball, and trucking community.

Albert was born July 23, 1971, and had many passions in his life, with his children being the greatest. He lived a truckers’ life. His truck, the open highway and the stories from shift to shift. Abby was a fan’s favorite on the ice or in the field, he was a bro’s bro, an all-around crazy guy who lived his life like the roads he drove. Smooth, straight and ‘slow buggers in the right lane’. Albert took great pride in his semi, his aspiring trucking company “ALJ Chiefs Trucking”. His great passion for sports including hockey, fastball and golf. Fond memories of hockey, to coaching, to being a referee. Albert’s highlight was his sons and their great achievements in hockey. Through sport, teammates became friends that shared laughter in his humorous ways.

The family would like to thank Tatanka Najin Chief and Council, Brockie Donovan Funeral Home in Brandon, MB and Tubman Funeral Home in Fort Qu’Appelle. Covid rules will be in place, a private viewing will be held in Tubman Funeral Home, Fort Qu’Appelle on Monday, March 29th, 2021 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. A private funeral service at the same location, Tuesday, March 30th at 11a.m. Interment to follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Fort Qu’Appelle, SK.

Services

  • Private Viewing

    Monday, March 29, 2021

  • Private Funeral Service

    Tuesday, March 30, 2021

  • Private Interment

    Tuesday, March 30, 2021

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Debby and John Dewar

March 29, 2021

So sorry to hear the news of the sudden passing of Albert.
We shall always remember him as the kind and gentle soul that he was.
Condolences to all the Family and Friends of Abbey may he Rest In Peace.

Debby and John

Erroll Kinistino

March 29, 2021

Albert was a great guy. He coached the Ochapowace Whitebear Bantam team and I drove the Ochapowace players to Whitebear, Lampman, Redvers, Carlyle, etc., to these games from Ochapowace and it was always great to see Albert ready coach the team. That's where he noticed my sons Jesse and Jaimie Kinistino loved this sport.

Patricia Jacques

March 29, 2021

RIP my dear little brother, I will cherish the times spent with you in T.O. Keep on trucking in the heaven's above, Lalu always.

Patsy

Glen Boehme

March 29, 2021

Albert was like a brother to me. Him and I played hockey together in Hudson Bay. I enjoyed living with Abby during those times. Always fun times and full of laughter. I have a lot of vivid memories of Abby. He was taken way too soon and will be truly missed. I had the chance to speak with Abby again a year ago when he had reached out to me. I always loved talking with Albert. He was always a true warrior and looked out for his family. You will be missed. Condolences to his family.

Bob Jacques

March 28, 2021

Rest In Peace brother, I will always remember getting your phone call from the border. We would have coffee and visit on your way home from your travels.

Brad Jacques

March 28, 2021

RIP Driver, Hammer Down and KEEP ON TRUCKIN Frm ur Cuz Brad Jacques🙏❤️

Richard Jacques

March 28, 2021

Gonna miss you brother.
Had some great times and laughter on my deck, in a few establishments etc.
May you rest on peace.
Thank you for being my bro.

Beverly Jacques/Dragani

March 27, 2021

R. I. P. Little brother Abbey, Taken so suddenly, We'll Miss you. Love you bro. From, your sis, nephews Chris. Maurice, neice, Christina, and Herb. Fly high little brother. 😪😪😪❤️❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY