Hockey deaths - April 1968

11 records found
 

April 4

Bernie Lobraico

Bernie Lobraico was a player who played defense and was active between 1940 and 1943. Lobraico was born on April 18, 1923, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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April 4

Herman Wrigley

Herman Wrigley was a goalie who was active between 1919 and 1924. Wrigley was born on January 6, 1895, in Chatham, New Brunswick, Canada.
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April 5

Fred Junger

Fred Junger was a player who played forward and was active between 1939 and 1941. Junger was born on December 28, 1917, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.
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April 8

Phil Stevens

Phil Stevens was a professional hockey player who played center and was active between 1911 and 1932, which included 3 seasons in the NHL. Stevens was born on February 15, 1893, in Saint-Lambert, Qu├ębec, Canada.
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April 9

Don Yerxa

Don Yerxa was a goalie who was active between 1937 and 1943. Yerxa was born on August 2, 1912, in Keswick, New Brunswick, Canada.
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April 16

Charlie McElwee

Charlie McElwee was a player who was active between 1936 and 1938. McElwee was born on March 20, 1916, in Ithaca, New York, United States.
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April 17

Bill Kyle

Bill Kyle was a professional hockey player who played center and was active between 1939 and 1961, which included 2 seasons in the NHL. Kyle was born on December 23, 1924, in Dysart, Saskatchewan, Canada.
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April 24

Ambrose O'Brien

Ambrose O'Brien was an executive.
Notes:
Owner of NHA clubs Renfrew Creamery Kings, Cobalt Silver Kings & Haileybury Comets  -  His Tombstone, Ottawa Journal and La Presse newspapers all prove he died April 24,1968, not April 25. -- Tony Medici -- Sept.17  -  Founded Club de Hockey Canadien  -  Sold Montreal Canadiens to George Kennedy
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April 25

Lars Ek

Lars Ek was a player who played forward and was active between 1945 and 1950. Ek was born on March 16, 1926, in Stockholm, Sweden.
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April 26

Louis Coupez

Louis Coupez was a player who played right wing and was active between 1922 and 1937. Coupez was born on November 3, 1902, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
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April 27

Allan Fellowes

Allan Fellowes was a player who played center and was active between 1919 and 1929. Fellowes was born on February 21, 1896, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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