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Barry Ashbee

  • Original Name William
  • Birth 28 Jul 1939 Weston, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada
  • Death 12 May 1977 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Rexdale, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada
  • Plot Garden Of Everlasting Life
  • Memorial ID 10493

Professional Hockey Player. A native of Weston, Ontario, he played as a defenseman for the Boston Bruins from 1965 to 1966, and the Philadelphia Flyers from 1970 to 1974. He was a member of the NHL Second All-Star Team in 1974. His hockey career came to an end during a playoff game against the New York Rangers on April 28, 1974, after being seriously injured in the eye by a slapshot by Dale Rolfe. On October 13, 1977, his #4 jersey was retired by the Philadelphia Flyers. After his injury, he became an assistant coach with the Flyers. He won two Stanley Cups while with the Flyers, the first as a player in 1974 and the second as a coach in 1975.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 8 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10493
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Barry Ashbee (28 Jul 1939–12 May 1977), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10493, citing Glendale Memorial Gardens, Rexdale, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .