Al Mordy, who was president of Cloverdale Paint Inc. (Surrey, BC) died on June 4 after a short illness and ensuing complications. Mordy joined the company in 1976. He was active in several industry-related associations, in both Canada and in the US, where the company had extended its presence in recent years.

At the time of his death, he was training a management team to replace him as he phased himself out of day-to-day company operations.

A “Celebration of Al’s Life” is being planned for June 19, 2015, from 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm in the Red Cedar Ballroom, Pacific Gateway Hotel, Vancouver Airport, 3500 Cessna Drive, Richmond, BC.

People traveling from out of town who require hotel accommodations are asked to  notify Carmelle Dwyer ( ) by Monday, June 15 and she will book a hotel room at the Pacific Gateway.

The Mordy Family has asked that donations be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada ( in lieu of flowers. Messages, cards, or emails for the family can be forwarded to Ms. Dwyer at the company head office.