It is with great sorrow that we announce the sudden and unexpected passing of our Son, Brother, Father, Uncle and Friend Daniel Baert. Daniel suffered a heart attack while driving to work on November 30, 2021 and died at the age of 44 years.
Daniel is survived by his mother Val-Marie Baert, sister Rebecca Diakun (Michael), brother Robin Baert (Debbra), daughter Nakita Byron (age 17), son Tristan Baert (age 11), ex-wife Allisen Rego and nieces and nephew Sierra, Averie, Sidnea, and Kael Diakun. He also leaves behind countless friends and family members who adored him.
He was pre-deceased by his father Darcy Baert (2020).
Daniel will always be remembered for his charming personality, his devotion to hockey, his impeccable work ethic, and his boisterous and infectious laugh. His death will leave a significant hole in our lives forever.
Celebration of Life
1:00PM Saturday December 18, 2021
Journey Church of God
10162-152 Street NW Edmonton, AB
Daniel's hockey family has set up a GoFundMe account to support his children's schooling and extra-curricular activities.
Please note that the Restrictions Exemption Program will be in place. Guests must provide proof of vaccination or a Negative Covid Test to attend.