Marc Joseph Pierre Albert, age 55,
Trenton, NS, passed away July 15, 2021 in the Aberdeen Hospital
Palliative Care. He was a son of Donald Albert, Grand Falls, NB and
the late Janelle (Plourde) Albert.
Born in Tracadie, NB, Marc and his family moved for work a
few times before settling here in Trenton.
After finishing school, he took on a job at Michelin where he
was part of the Michelin family for 35 years and made some very good,
He had taken on a few names over the years but
« Coach » was one of his favorites. This was a team of boys
who pulled at his heart strings and his nerves. He never forgot any of
them. He loved hockey and was an avid Habs fan ‘til the very
He was known for his humour, quick wit and sarcasm but at the
same time would do anything for anybody.
He did not like to be idle for too long and was dedicated to
the upkeep of his home and his property. He had a passion for cooking
and enjoyed preparing his famous BBQ/Smoker dinners. When he did have
time to relax, he enjoyed riding his motorcycle and spending time on
his newly acquired boat where he was at peace on the
He couldn’t get enough of the sun, sand, and water and looked
forward to the many trips south, with his favourite being Mexico where
many friends were made along the way.
He loved the sound that filled the house when his 3
granddaughters and 2 nephews would visit and would cherish each time
their arms wrapped around him.
He was proud of many things throughout his life but his sons
Michael and Jamie were his pride and joy. He loved them beyond
Marc loved his family and was close to each and every one.
Even from a distance, which many were, you could always feel the love
he had for all.
After a lifelong battle of illnesses, Marc leaves behind his
wife Dawn (Jenkins); sons: Jamie, Halifax; Michael, Trenton;
granddaughters, Lexi, Bella and Addison; father Don, Grand Falls NB;
brother, Stephane (Annick); nephews, Maksim and Dominik;
mother-in-law, Renie Jenkins. He leaves behind his 2 feline friends,
Lily and Lucas who will miss him dearly. But no love was more special
to him than his one and only love, Dawn.
Special thanks to Dr. Rafid Al-Nassar and the doctors and
nurses at the Aberdeen Hospital for their care.
Visitation 6-8 pm Thursday July 22, in the R.H. Porter
Funeral Home, 55 Almont Ave., New Glasgow. Due to
current COVID restrictions, those attending the visitation are asked
to call the funeral home at 902-752-4122 to
pre-register. A private funeral will take place at 10
am Friday, July 23. The service will be livestreamed with a link
available on the funeral home website. The family will receive
visitors at their home at 85 Duke Street, Trenton, following the
funeral. Donations in his memory may be made to the United Way of
Hero: is an
ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in
spite of overwhelming obstacles. He was my Hero.
Now it’s « Quiet
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Marc Albert 19662021..
Décès pour la Ville: Trenton, Province: Nova Scotia