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 Barry Ashbee

Barry Ashbee

Original Name William
Birth
Weston, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Death 12 May 1977 (aged 37)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Etobicoke, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Plot Garden Of Everlasting Life
Memorial ID 10493 · View Source
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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: 9 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, Etobicoke, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .