Aleck was born in Winnipeg in 1932 and died in Ottawa on March 25. He was predeceased by his parents Max and Eva (Waldman) Stone and his sister Shirley (Stone) Drabinsky. He is survived by his brother, Dr. Harold Stone, of Winnipeg, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Aleck attended Peretz School, then Machray and St. Johns Tech. He graduated from the U of Manitoba with a degree in Electrical Engineering. After working briefly in private industry, he received a Master’s degree from McGill University. He worked for the National Research Council in Ottawa until his retirement at age 54.
At Aleck’s request, there will be no funeral or memorial service.