Albert John Swiderski of Medicine Hat, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at the age of 79 years, beloved husband of the late Dorothy Swiderski. He leaves to cherish his memory two children, Laura (Brian) Merkley and Mike Swiderski; three grandchildren, Quinnten Gackle, Shannon (Dustin) Lactin and Taryn Gackle and one brother Bill (Marlene) Swiderski. He was predeceased by his parents, Frances and Nick; his wife Dorothy in 2009, and one brother Edward (Darlene). As requested, no funeral service will be held. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 340 A Maple Ave SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 7L5 or the Canadian Cancer Society 200, 325 Manning Road NE, Calgary, Alberta, T2E 2P5. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: [email protected] subject heading: Albert Swiderski.