Hockey lifer who became the President and Chairman of the Hockey Hall of Fame after serving as a referee in the WHL and NHL. In 2002, he became a trustee of the Stanley Cup.
He played junior hockey in his home province of Quebec.
At 24, he became the youngest referee in NHL history.
He got married in August 1954.
He and Detroit Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch were both inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in the builders category.