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John Robin Beard passed away peacefully on December 5, 2019 at 75 years of age.


John will be lovingly remembered by Betty, his wife of 49 years; his son Michael; daughter Kelsey Dalziel (Andrew); and grandchildren: Jackson, ­­­Danica and Cohen.

John also leaves behind his sisters; Sue and Diane and brother Don.


He is predeceased by his mother Janet in October of 2019 and father John Sr. in May of 2018.


A Celebration of John’s Life will be held at Foster and McGarvey St. Albert Funeral Home, 9 Muir Drive, St. Albert, Alberta, on Monday, December 16 at 2:00 p.m.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John’s name to Covenant Foundation c/o Foyer Lacombe Hospice, 3C60-11111 Jasper Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB T5K 9Z9 or to a charity of one’s choice.


To send condolences, please visit


Foster & McGarvey Funeral Home

St. Albert

(780) 419-6666