Gordie Howe

Gordie Howe

Original Name Gordon Howe
Birth
Floral, Saskatoon Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada
Death 10 Jun 2016 (aged 88)
Sylvania, Lucas County, Ohio, USA
Burial Saskatoon, Saskatoon Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada
Plot SaskTel Centre, 3515 Thatcher Avenue, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
Memorial ID 164216364 · View Source
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Hall of Fame Professional Hockey Player. In a career that spanned from 1946 to 1980, he became one of the greatest players in professional hockey history. He played twenty-six years with the Detroit Red Wings and Hartford Whalers of the National Hockey League, and six years with the Houston Aeros and New England Whalers of the short-lived World Hockey League, amassing totals of 2,421 games played, 1,071 goals, 1,518 assists, and 2,589 points - all records at the time of his retirement. He was a four-time Stanley Cup champion, and was inducted into the National Hockey Hall of Fame in 1972.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Your Lifes History--Carol (Cook) Eastway
  • Added: 10 Jun 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 164216364
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gordie Howe (31 Mar 1928–10 Jun 2016), Find a Grave Memorial no. 164216364, citing Gordie Howe Memorial Statue Burial Site, Saskatoon, Saskatoon Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .