Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Pettingers in:
 • Riverview Cemetery
 • Wallaceburg
 • Chatham-Kent Municipality
 • Ontario
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Eric Robinson "Cowboy" Pettinger
Birth: Dec. 14, 1904
Death: Dec. 24, 1968

Professional Hockey Player. A native of North Brierley, England, he played the position of Left Wing and Center for the National Hockey League's Boston Bruins from 1928 to 1929, Toronto Maple Leafs from 1928 to 1930, and the Ottawa Senators from 1930 to 1931. He was head coach of the University of Ontario's hockey team in the CIAU from 1937 to 1938. The brother of fellow hockey player Gord Pettinger, his total NHL hockey career included playing in 102 games, scoring eight goals and adding 12 assists for 20 points. Pettinger settled in Wallaceburg, Ontario, and coached there with the Junior "B" team beginning in 1952, and also worked for the Dominion Glass Company. He passed away in December 1968, ten days after his 64th birthday. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Jeanne M Pettinger (1908 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Wallaceburg
Chatham-Kent Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: K
Record added: Nov 11, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16605438
Eric Robinson Cowboy Pettinger
Added by: Gleek
 
Eric Robinson Cowboy Pettinger
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Scott Buschlen
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- R I P
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014

- R I P
 Added: Dec. 14, 2014
Gone but not forgotten. Rest well.
- Don MacBeth
 Added: Jan. 20, 2011
There are 15 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.2 after 12 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service