Jean-Marie Alvarez “John” Tardif

Jean-Marie Alvarez "John" Tardif

Oct 29, 1929 – May 20, 2018
With great sorrow we must announce the peaceful passing of Jean-Marie Tardif (John). He passed away at Joseph Creek Care Village on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at the age of 88 years following a short but courageous battle with cancer.

John will be lovingly remembered by his 11 children: Francine (Andre), Claire, Dorise (Tom), Laurence (Dan), Jean-Yves (Tracy), Guy (Annette), Francis (Margaret), Gaetan (Dorothy), Nathalie (Jim), Martin and Martine (Ross). He will also be lovingly remembered by his 27 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.

John was predeceased by his wife Bertha and his sons Gilles-Paul, Gilles and Claude. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 11:00 am at Christ the Servant Catholic Church, 1100 – 14th Ave. S. in Cranbrook.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, #202 – 105 9th Ave. S., Cranbrook, BC V1C 2M1.

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Mark Memorial Funeral Services in care of arrangements (250) 426-4864
Mark Memorial Funeral Services

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