Obituaries of residents & former residents of
George Gordon First Nation, Saskatchewan

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ANDERSON - Douglas David (January 28, 1958 - November 18, 2006). Doug's life was suddenly taken from us on Saturday, November 18, 2006. Doug has left to be with his father Jim McNab, mother Mabel Anderson, brothers Jimmy and Bill, sister Muriel and grandchildren Natasha Lynn and Joshua Isaac, along with many relatives. Doug is survived by his loving wife Arlene, children Charity (Sonny), Terry (Lesia), Robin, Emily, Lance, Leslie (Brad), Morley (Trina), Myron (Nicole) and Chad Kahnapace, his eighteen grandchildren, sisters Dale (Terry), Ramona Peters and Lillian Laslo, brothers Oliver, Brent (Loretta), Mike McNab (Glenda), John (Sherri), as well as Roger (Roxanne), Durwin (Patty), Donna (Tony), April to whom he took as younger siblings, Uncle Phillip Bitternose, Aunt Rena Pelletier, Gladys Quewezance and Aunt Isabelle McNab (giving him the name Dougoose), as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Doug will be missed and remembered by the many people who knew him. Doug was a man who lived his life to the fullest. The Wake will be held Wednesday, November 22, 2006 at 4:00 P.M. in the Gym, Gordon First Nation. The Funeral Service will be held November 23, 2006 at 2:00 P.M., also in the Gym, Gordon First Nation. Burial will follow in St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

ANDERSON - Howard Anderson 1924 2010 It is with great sadness that the family of Howard St.Clair Anderson, (Howling Wolf), announces his return to the creator. Howard is predeceased by his parents David Anderson and Mary Jane (nee Rose) Anderson; his first wife Melita (nee McNab) Anderson; sons Kenneth, David and Peter; brother Willie; sisters Mary, Lena, Gwen, Audrey and Christy; grandson Aaron and great granddaughter Tia. Howard leaves behind to mourn his passing his loving wife Denise (nee Hansplant) Anderson; his sons Howie (Pauline), Gord (Glenda), John (Carol) and Tony; his daughters Lorna, Bernelda, Kathy, Irma (Greg), Kari (Jeff), Paula, Evette, and Gena; 26 grandchildren and 28 great grandchildren. Howard was just 16 years old when he signed up to fight for Canada in the Second World War. He exemplified strength, courage and honour on the battlefield. He dedicated his life after the war to looking out for the interests of other First Nations Veterans and their spouses. Howard was very active in Minor sports throughout his life, and won the Tom Long Boat award for his efforts. In his older years he took great pride watching his many grandchildren. He was always surrounded by family and many children playing at his feet. A Traditional Wake will take place, tonight, Monday, November 15, 2010 at 4:00 PM at Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. The Funeral Service will follow, also there on Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 10:00 AM.

ANDERSON - James Henry Anderson, born February 5, 1959,suddenly left us to be with his parents, Jim McNab and Mabel Anderson, in the spirit world. Jim also left to be with his sister Muriel Poitras and brother Bill McNab. Jim leaves to walk this earth, his partner Theresa Bellegarde, sons; Nelson, Aaron, Mitchell & Tyler and daughters Brandy, Tristan, Tiffani, & Danielle. Grandchildren; Aries, Ashton, Shayle, Trey, Alexander, Montana & Lana. Sisters; Dale (Terry), Ramona (Bernie), sister/niece Donna (Tony) and brothers Mike (Glenda), Oliver, Brent, Doug (Arlene), twin John (Sherri), brother/nephew Roger, (Roxanne). Special nieces and nephews along with friends and relatives, aunts and uncles. Also leaving a special friend Jeannette and stepsons Todd, Arlen and Darrell. The wake will be held on Monday, September 23, 2002 at 6:00 P.M., in the Gordon First Nation gym. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, September 24, 2002 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation gym, Gordon First Nation. Burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

ANDERSON - Lance Anderson "Poohman" (1980-2011). On April 12, 2011, the Creator called our Loving Brother and Son home. Lance Maurice Anderson Poohman of the Gordon First Nation was suddenly taken away from us at the age of 30 years old. He is predeceased by his loving father Douglas Anderson, grandparents; James McNab & Mable Anderson (nee Bitternose), Edna (nee Kahnapace) & William Pelletier and Reno Redboy; Aunties; Carla May Kahnapace, Renita Kahnapace & Lana Spyglass; Uncle James Anderson & Derrick Kahnapace; Niece Natasha Runns & Nephew Nathaniel Runns. Lance is survived by his loving mother Arlene Anderson (nee Kahnapace); siblings Charity Kahnapace (Sonny), Terry Kahnapace (Liesha), Leslie Anderson (Melvin), Morley Kahnapace, Myron Kahnapace, Robin Bird, Emily Key & Nelson Kahnapace (Roseanne); special cousins Aaron & Mitchell Anderson, Morgan, Emil, Maurice & Heather Spyglass; special aunties Dale Grey (Terry) and Charlene Fields; special uncles Windy Anderson (Loretta) and John Anderson (Sherry) and along with many nieces, nephews, relatives & friends. Lance will always be remembered by all those who knew him and loved him. We will never forget the day the Eagles came to escort Lance home. Wake will be held Sunday, April 17, 2011 at 4:00 PM at Gordon First Nation Old School Gymnasium. Funeral Service to also take place there on Monday, April 18, 2011 at 2:00 PM.

ANDERSON - Mary Rose Cook (Osaw Piyesiw) was taken by the Lord October 3, 2005 at the age of 47. Predeceased by her Grandparents Albert and Helen Cyr, Mary and Mike Longman, grandson Christian Geddes and first husband Vern Kequahtooway. Mary is survived by her husband Kelly, her children, Jolene (Robin), Christopher, Amanda (Rick), Glen, Mary (Harold), Mike and Kelly Jr., eleven grandchildren, parents Frank and Lucy Cyr, two sisters, seven brothers and numerous relatives and inlaws, including friends at Women of the Dawn, where she worked for eleven years with women and their families tirelessly. Mary was a friend to all her co-workers, Ivy Kennedy, Charlene Crevier, Sonya Scales, Linda Zimmer, Elder Sarah Gordon and her very special friend Gloria Kaiswatum. A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2005 between 79 P.M. in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave. The Wake will take place on Thursday, October 6, 2005 at 5:00 P.M. in the George Gordon Gym, Gordon First Nation. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, October 7, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gym, with William Pinacie, officiating. Burial to follow in the Longman Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

ANDERSON - Oliver Harold "Dude" (September 6, 1935 - December 28, 2011). Oliver was suddenly taken by the Creator to join his parents, Willie and Mabel Anderson, his siblings, Jim and Doug, nephew Lance (Poohman), uncle Howard Anderson; aunts Mary J. Pratt, Lena Brass and Gwen Pratt, in the Spirit World. He leaves to mourn, his partner for many years, Mary (Phil); sisters, Christina, Gladys and Dale (Terry); brothers, Brent (Loretta) and John (Sherri); Children, Brenda (Steve), Dwayne, Dale, Myra (Deno), Loretta (Randy), Kelly (Lorelei), Shelly (Elvis), Pamela (Danny). Special grandchildren that he and Mary raised from infancy, RJ, Witchie (Arnold) and Tyler (Sweetie), 24 grandchildren, 33 great grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren, sisters-in-law, numerous nieces and nephews and extended grandkids. He had a life-long passion for playing pool and his pool playing friends will miss him greatly. He lived in Regina and made every effort to come and visit the grandchildren and lil greats who he loved so dearly. He would come for coffee and visit even if it was for 20 minutes. We will miss you and God be with you till we meet again. Wake will be held Sunday, January 1, 2012 at 4:00 pm at Gordon First Nation Old Gymnasium. Funeral Service to also be held there Monday, January 2, 2012 at 1:00 pm.

ANDERSON - Wilf (April 17, 1932 - November 17, 2012). Wilf of George Gordon First Nation passed away peacefully on November 17, 2012 at the Pasqua hospital in Regina at the age of 80. He was a Korean War Veteran. Wilf was predeceased by his Parents Walter and Jenny and son Douglas McNab, brothers Orville and Calvin, and sisters June and Frieda. He is survived by his wife Elaine and children; Lorna (Doug) , Shelly (Greg), Brian, Heather (James), Edward (Lisa), and Jackie (Jon). He also leaves to mourn brothers Rev. Arthur (Elaine), and Gary (Bonnie), sisters Muriel (Dave), Eileen (Don), and Myrna. He has 28 grandchildren, five of which he raised as his own children; Monique, Darylea, Latysha, Darryl and Shaylom; and three great-grandchildren. Wilf was known for his great sense of humor and storytelling, and he will be sadly missed. Wake will be held in the old gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., in the same location. Interment to follow at St. Luke's cemetery, George Gordon First Nation.

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BAPTISTE - Wihkes Pierre Nate Baptiste (1994 -2010). It is with the greatest of sorrows that the family of Pierre announce his tragic and untimely passing on Saturday, April 17, 2010 at the age of 15 years young. Left to cherish his special memories is his Mother Lavern (aka Jane) Baptiste; father Nathan (Loretta) Bitternose; maternal grandfather Lawrence Konchinew ( Shirley); paternal special grandparents David Cyr & Marina Bitternose; Grandpa Phillip Bitternose; siblings Megan, Amanda, Natalie, Deidra (Dustin), Chelsie, Braidon, Tashina, Denise, Lane & Jorja; stepbrothers Tyrell & Evan; nieces D'Lila-Lily, Azureana; nephew Colin as well as numerous other uncles, aunts, cousins, extended family and friends. Pierre is reunited in heaven with maternal great-grandparents Archie & Alice Northwest; great-grandparents Nathan (Pete) & Marjorie Bitternose & Grandmother Joyce Northwest. Wake will take place, tonight, Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 4:00 P.M. at Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. Funeral Service will also be held there, Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 11:00 A.M.

BEAR - Martha Rae Bear Smarties (1987 - 2012). Martha passed away February 24, 2012 at the age of 24. She is survived by her loving parents: Albert Longman and Laurie Bear; her partner George Toto; stepchildren Karis and Anthony (Peach) Toto; siblings: James Bear (Lorraine), Lindsey (Lee), Cheryl, Alberta-Rose; adopted siblings: Dilynn Kehler, Cassandra Konotopski, John Anderson, Jeremy Longman; grandparents Rose and Gordon Lafontaine, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends who she considered family. Martha is predeceased by her daughter Betty Lynn Bear; great-grandparents: Micheal and Mary Longman, Helen and Albert Cyr, Martha Chipa and Robert Muskwa, Alfred and Ida Bear; and grandparents George Longman Sr, Alice Longman, Isaac Bear and Betty Bear. Wake will be held on Monday, February 27, 2012 at 4:00 pm at Gordon First Nation Gym. Funeral will be held Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 1:00 PM at Gordon First Nation Gym.

BELANGER - Irene Marie Rose (nee Bird). On Saturday, July 17, 2004 Irene Marie Rose, passed away peacefully and joined her Creator, at the age of 62 years. She was predeceased by her husband Mervin Belanger; parents Andrew (Florence nee Cyr) Bird; grandparents Jacob (Rachel nee McDonald) Bird, Frank (Agnes nee Longman) Cyr; brothers Rodney, Richard, Gerald and Robert; sister Shirley and nephew Darren Pinacie Bird. Irene is survived by her brothers Ivan (Darlene) and Sidney (Myrtle); sisters Valerie (Les) and Cheryl (Glen) Alexson; Uncle Casper Poorman; children Ron (Donna), Irma (Wendel), Leona (Lyndon), Stan (D'nita), Pam (Edward) Hunter, Terry Cook-Bird, Janelle (Steven), Marilyn Key, Douglas (Deanna) Smoker, Darcey (Maci) Kaysaywayseemat; adopted son Gordon (Viola) Favel; twenty-seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Irene had the greatest sense of humor, generosity and an overwhelming love for her grandchildren. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, July 21, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK, Elder Albert Oochoo, Rev. Arthur Anderson and Dale Gillman, officiating. The Interment to follow in the Bird-Pelletier Cemetery. A Wake will be held on Tuesday, July 20, 2004 at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. Very special thanks and gratitude to the staff at the Wascana Rehabilitation Centre for caring for our mother.

BIGSKY - Storm Stanley Blaze Bigsky (Kehiw-Awasis) It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Storm Stanley Blaze Bigsky. Storm was a blessing and a joy to have come into our lives and has changed us for the better. Storm was predeceased by his great grandparents George and Alice Longman, Eben Whitehawk, Ramona Whitehawk, Wilbert Favel, Lily Dustyhorn/Desjarlais, Frank Akan, Margaret Bigsky/Kay; grandpa Charlie Cyr, Stanley Bigsky; brother Antonio Blaze Kakakaway; uncles Greg Dustyhorn, Alexander Bigsky. Storm is survived by his parents James Bigsky, Celeste Whitehawk; brother Jayme Strongeagle; sister Pheonix Bigsky; grandparents John Lavallie, Shirley Whitehawk, Doreen Dustyhorn; great grandparents Richard Whitehawk (Madeline) Therese Bigsky; uncles Gregory Redwood, Troy Whitehawk, Jordan Bigsky, Joe Dustyhorn (Farrah); aunts Vanessa Redwood, Chantel Dustyhorn, Krystal Bigsky. As well as other numerous aunts and uncles. Pallbearers Troy Whitehawk, Jordan Bigsky, Gregory Redwood, Joe Dustyhorn. Honorary Pallbearers Dennis W Dustyhorn, John Lavallee, Ashley Whitehawk, Kelsey Bigsky. A wake will be held on Tuesday December 27, 2011 at 4pm at Gordon's First Nations school gym as well as a funeral service on Wednesday December 28, 2011 at 2:00 pm at Gordon's First Nation School gym. Elder officiating is Alvin Sangret assisted by other Elders.

BIRD - Irma Marie (April 10, 1961 - September 10, 2006), age 45 years was taken suddenly from all who loved her. She is in the arms of our Creator. Irma was predeceased by her grandparents, Andrew and Florence (nee Cyr) Bird; mother, Irene (nee Bird) Belanger; father, Sanford Fisher and uncles, Robert (Big Bird) and Jerry. Irma will be lovingly remembered by her companion, Wendell Machiskinic; sons, Robin, Johnathon (Sam); daughter, Michael and her adopted son, Dewy. She will be dearly missed by grandchildren, April, Rhianna, Nicholas and Johnathon; brothers, Ronnie (Donna), Stan (D'nita), Terry (Kathi), Johnny (Darlene), Danny, Warren and Anthony; adopted brother, Gordie (Vi); sisters, Leona (Lyndon), Pam, Janelle (Steve), Mikey (Greg), Laura, Shirley and Lila (Dusky); special niece, Darlyn Bird will sorrowfully miss her Nana; Very special parents, Paul and Hazel Chartran; aunts, Val (Les) Along and Cheryl (Glen) Alexson, as well as numerous other aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews and her dear friends and co-workers of Touchwood Child and Family Services, where Irma worked with dedication for over 10 years. Wake will be held at 4:00 P.M., Wednesday, September 13, 2006 (TODAY) from George Gordon Old Gym, Gordon First Nation. Traditional First Nation Funeral will begin at 2:00 P.M., Thursday, September 14, 2006 with Elders officiating. Interment will follow in the Bird/Pelletier Family Cemetery.

BIRD - Virgina. Our Mother, Grandmother Virgina Bird went home on February 23, 2011. Predeceased by her parents and her loving husband Ernest Bird, lovingly remembered by her daughters; Leona, Etheline, Sandra (Bob) and Pauline (Blair), and numerous grandchildren, greatgreat-grandchildren & great-great-greatgrandchildren as well as her brothers and sisters. A wake will be held at Gordon's First Nation on Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 4:00 P.M. A Funeral Service on Monday, February 28, 2011 at Gordon's First Nation at 2:00 P.M. The family requests that no children are present at the wake after 6:00 P.M.

BIRD - William Ernest. On Monday, July 15, 2002 William Ernest Bird, late of Gordon First Nation, SK passed away suddenly at the age of 56 years. He was predeceased by his father Ernest Bird; brothers Glen and Orville; sister Vera and nephew Richard. William is survived by his wife D. Lorraine McNab; children Denise (Jason) and Shane: grandchildren Theoren, Keenen, Nigel, Gabrielle and Shania; mother Virginia Bird; sisters Leona (Maurice), Ethlene, Sandra (Bob) and Pauline (Blair); numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. A Wake will be held on Thursday, July 18, 2002 at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, July 19, 2002 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium with burial to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery.

BITTERNOSE - Bradley Troy (August 29, 1971 - October 19, 2013). It's with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Father, Husband, Brother, Uncle, Grandfather, Friend - Bradley Troy Bitternose who passed away October 19th, 2013 in Regina, SK. He is predeceased by his parents Lawrence Geddes, Maxine Bitternose, Brother Terry Bitternose, Sister Keitha Bitternose, Grandmother Melba, Aunts Charlene, Patricia, and Bernice. He leaves to mourn his wife Sheryl, Daughters Saundra (Damian), Jasmine (Conrad), Shyla, Son Jayden, Grandson Juelius, Father-in-law Richard, Mother-in-law Marilyn, Mother Sharon Gambler (John) and numerous brothers and sisters. The wake will be held at 4:00 pm on Thursday, October 24th, 2013 on George Gordon First Nation at the gym, funeral to follow on Friday, October 25th, 2013 at 2:00 pm.

BITTERNOSE - Brian Bazz William Bitternose (May 16, 1955 - March 21, 2010). It is with great sadness and sorrow that the family of Bazz announce his peaceful passing, surrounded by his family's love on Sunday, March 21, 2010. He is reunited in the spirit world with his mother Evelyn; Aunt Flora and mother-in-law Theresa. Left to cherish his fond memorieshis wife of 37 years Lucille Mitza; daughters Terry-Lynn (Mozz), Steppy (John), Danielle (Clarence); son Utin; grandchildren Demary, Chazz, Jayleen, Aiden, Jacob, Tovie, Nitanis, Kymbralee, Johniya, Talia, Autumn and Winter; father William; brothers Eddy (Laverne), Kelly (Tracey); sisters Mary (Leon) and Marcia; father-in-law Leslie; special cousins Darcy and Harvey; special friend Girlie as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Bazz fought courageously against many illnesses, and will always be remembered for his strong will, fighting spirit and never ending humor and witright to the very end of his life. A wake will take place, this evening, Tuesday March 23, 2010 at 4:00 PM at George Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. A Funeral Service will follow there, Wednesday March 24, 2010 at 2:00 PM, Rev. Vicki Young officiating.

BITTERNOSE - Brooklyn Margaret Marie Bitternose (June 16, 2011 - June 20, 2011). Our little angel, Brooklyn, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 20, 2011. Welcoming her into heaven are many family members. Left to cherish her memory are her loving mom Chasity (Shane); big sisters Makayla and Paige; grandparents Lyle & Evelyn; special aunt Margaret (Ray); uncle Eugene (Danielle); and extended family. The family wants to extend a very special thankyou to Dr. P. Murthy, and nurses Alison & Joy of the N.I.C.U. at the General Hospital for everything that they did during Brooklyn's short life. Wake will be held Thursday, June 23, 2011 at 4:00 PM at 529-5th Avenue, Punnichy, SK. Funeral Service will also be held there on Friday, June 24, 2011 at 11:00 AM with Allen Walker officiating. Interment to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation SK.

BITTERNOSE - Charles Henry. On Sunday, April 1, 2007 Charles Henry "Big Guy" passed away at the age of 49 years. Charles was predeceased by his parents Nathan "Pete " Bitternose and Marjorie (Cyr) Bitternose and by his brothers Gary, Sidney and Theodore. He is survived by his loving wife Sadie; children; Twila, Woody, Charity, Ducky (Mike), Amber, Shayla and Brandon; and also adopted children; Joyce (Victor) and Candace (Howard). Charles is survived by his sisters and brothers, Marina (David), Igee (Bev), Delphine, Georgie (Amanda) and Darlene (Johnny), stepchildren, Levi (Roseanne) and Bud Jr. His grandchildren: Jordan, Dasilva, Shekinah, Ariel, Cassie, Cianna, Jayden, Braeden, Rayven, Charles, Britney, Skylar, Levi Jr., Ethan and Goddaughter Danita Longman, Uncles Philip Bitternose, Casper Poorman, Aunties Gladys Quewezance and Rena Pelletier. Good Friends: Linda, Herbie, Wally and Chauffer Jeremy. He will be sadly missed by numerous relatives and friends. The Wake will be held on Wednesday, April 4, 2007 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Old Gym. The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 5, 2007 at 2:00 P.M. in the gym with Elder Delbert "Bush" Kaiswatum officiating. Feast to follow the burial at St. Luke's Church Cemetery. The family expresses gratitude to everyone.

BITTERNOSE - Cora May Bitternose (1938 - 2009). It is with great sadness that the family of Cora announce her unexpected passing on Monday, October 19, 2009 at the age of 70. Left to cherish Cora's memory are her sons, Richard (Ingrid) Childs and children; Stacey, Sheldon, Eldon and Nigel; Brian (Jody) Bitternose and children; Lance, Laura, Tyson, Brian, Briana, Jon, Josh, lil Brian, Brandon, Saith, Sunshine, Joy and Charity; aunt Olive and children; Rose, Dennis, Leon, Geraldine; sister Verna Geddes and children; Garth, (Dee) Vince, Kenny, Doug, Sandra, Margaret and Vern; special siblings Irvin and Glen Worme, Stuart, Philip, Beatrice, Gordon, and Diane (Walter) Bitternose, June Eagle; nieces Silvia Mcnab and children Clinton and Shelia, Verna Mcnab and children, Marlene, Shauna, Joanne; Verna Anderson and children Chasity, Sabrina, Justin and Meagan; Charlie, Steven, Evelyn Cyr, Darlene (John) Fisher as well as numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. She is predeceased by her parents John Fredrick & Isabelle Bitternose; brothers Mervin & Leslie; daughters Joanne in infancy, Janice, grandson Curtis, and nephews Joey and Martin. A wake will be held Thursday, October 22, 2009 at 4:00 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. A Funeral Service will also be held there Friday, October 23, 2009 with a traditional service at 10:00 A.M. a Christian service to follow.

BITTERNOSE - Darcy, Kinling Fire (Bitternose/Gordon) who was called by the Creator on April 1, 2011 at the age of 38. He is survived by his children. His mother, Pearl. Brothers: David, Ira, Howard. Sisters: Colleen, Wanda, Yvonne, Patricia. Wake tonight (April 6, 2011) at Gordon's Reserve. Funeral April 7th Gordon's Reserve.

BITTERNOSE - Deon Charles. It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Deon Charles Bitternose. Born November 14, 1967, died May 17, 2014. Deon was predeceased by grandparents John James Bitternose, Fred and Rachel Geddes, uncle Eugene Geddes and nephew Aaron Bitternose-Anderson. He leaves to cherish his memory his grandmother Nancy Bitternose, parents; Liz Bitternose and Henry Geddes. Children; Wenonah (Maynard), Jonathon (Shannon), Travis, Joe (Monica), Dilynn (Levi), Dorian (Colin), and Delany. Sisters; Pauline (Howie), Candace (Shawn), Mariah (Riley). Brothers; Terry (Donna), Sheldon (Sarah), Brad (Carmen). Grandchildren; Elijah, Lashaya, John James, Tasia, Rylee, Destin, Maynard the III, Amelia and Kaydence. Deon also leaves behind numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was friendly and courteous to all and will be missed by many. The Wake will be held at 4:00 pm, Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at the old gym, George Gordon First Nation. The funeral will be held at 2:00 pm, Wednesday, May 21, 2014 in the same location. Internment at St. Luke’s Cemetery.

BITTERNOSE - Evelyn Rose (nee Windigo) Asaniekwa (Stonewoman) August 2, 1930 - July 6, 2005. One of Evelyn's sayings is "Help one another". It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing into a new life, wife, Mom, and Kokum has taken a new journey on July 6, 2005. She was predeceased by her parents Antoine Windigo and Victoria Greene, sister Isabel Yuzicappi, brothers, Mark, Alex and Tommy Windigo, in-laws Harry and Louisa Bitternose, John James, Mary Thomas, Hazel and Sybil. She leaves to celebrate life, her loving husband and soul mate of 57 years, William, sons Eddy (Laverne), Brian (Mitza), Kelly (Tracy), daughters Mary (Leon), Marcia (Cowboy), Camille and Geraldine, sister Hilda and nephew Joe Windigo (Agnes) sister-in-law Nancy Bitternose, brother-in-law Sam Geddes, 20 grandchildren 36 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. The wake will he held on Friday, July 8, 2005 at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2005 at 11:00 A.M. in the Gordon Gym. Interment to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery. The family requests that children under 10 years not attend the wake and funeral. The family would like to thank the Regina General Hospital CCU, doctor's nurses and staff.

BITTERNOSE - George (February 28, 1964 - June 1, 2008). George was taken suddenly from us on Sunday, June 1, 2008 at the age of 44 years. George is predeceased by his parents, Marjorie and Nathan Pete Bitternose, special Auntie Velma Worm, his daughters Lauren Moosemay and Baby Angel, his brothers Gary, Sidney, Theodore, and Charlie. George leaves to mourn his wife, Amanda, children Ken Bitternose, Nathan Ozzy Bitternose (Tina), Jessica Moosemay, Brandi Moosemay, Chanel Sinclair, and Cheyenne Sinclair, his grandson Brody, his godchildren Clarence Magoo Pratt, Jayden Pratt and Mahkayla Sinclair. He also leaves to mourn his siblings Marina Bitternose(David), Ivan Igee Bitternose (Bev), and Delphine Bitternose, special nephews William, Trevor, Nathen Big Nate, Travis Chugaboome and Sam and special niece Sara. George will be missed by his aunts and uncles, Gladys Quewezance, Rena & Jackie Pelletier, and Philip and Mary Bitternose. George will be missed by his brothers-in-law, Ken & Brian, sisters-inlaw; Kim, Wendy, Karen and Fern. His parents-in-law, Jim & Agnes Sinclair and Clarence & Alice Pratt. George will be missed by nephews, nieces, cousins and his many friends too numerous to mention. George was active in sports throughout his life and made many friends through hockey, ball and golf. George was never at a loss for words and had a really good sense of humour. He was a joy in our lives, his laughter, jokes and teasing will be missed. Wake will be held at the Gordon First Nation Gym on Wednesday, June 4, 2008 at 4:00p.m. Funeral services will be at the Gordon First Nation Gym on Thursday, June 5, 2008 at 2:00p.m. officiated by Arthur Anderson and Vicki Young Pall Bearers; Ken Sinclair, William Bitternose, Darrel Bitternose, Richard Moosemay Jr. Mozz, Ron McNab, Tyson Pratt, Honorary Pall Bearers; Nathen Bitternose, Chris Anderson, Trevor Bitternose, James Jima Kaisiwatum, Tykie Blind, Arlen Bitternose, and all his ball & hockey players and golf partners.

BITTERNOSE - Hazel Mabel (nee Ittittakoose) Bitternose was born September 6, 1942 and passed away on October 12, 2001. She was predeceased by her husband Thomas, son Wesley, parents Sam and Clara Ittittakoose, parents-in-law Harry and Louisa Bitternose, brother-in-law John James Bitternose, sisters-in-law Mary Bitternose and Sybil Geddes. Hazel leaves to mourn her daughters Alice (Charlie). Agnes (Lyle), Mary (Tim); sons Sid (Karen), Harv (Cathy), Ken (Carrie) and Wes; brothers-in-law William (Evelyn) Bitternose and Sam Geddes; sister-in-law Nancy Bitternose; sisters Anne (Pat) Machiskinic, Christina Northwest, Gloria Ittittakoose, Catherine Ittittakoose; brother Max Ittittakoose; step-sister Theresa McNabb; step-brothers Joseph Kingfisher and Robert Kingfisher; grandchildren Marlene (Stacy), Valerie, Lance, Kendra (Clint), Adrian, Noto, Andrew, Samantha, Shayla, Brandon, Terrell, Heavenly, Clarrissa, great-grandchildren Austin, Darnell, special adopted grandchild Jordon Worm, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. A Wake will be held on Sunday, October 14, 2001 at Gordon First Nation Gymnasium commencing at 4:00 PM. The Funeral Service wil be held on Monday, October 15, 2001 at 1:00 PM at Gordon First Nation Gymnasium with Rev. Ken Buchan and Rev. Dale Gillman, officiating. The Burial will follow in St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation, SK.

BITTERNOSE - John James. On Wednesday, July 11, 2001, John James Bitternose passed away peacefully at home with his family at his side on the George Gordon First Nation. John was predeceased by his parents Harry and Louisa Bitternose; three sisters Sarah Pratt, Mary Bitternose and Sybil Geddes; twin brothers in infancy; brother Thomas Bitternose; his children Marlene, Arnold, Verna and Ian; a grandson Steve and great grandson Aaron. John leaves to mourn his loving wife Nancy of 60 years; four daughters Hilda (Mervin) Bigknife, Vera Miller (Ken), Liz (Henry) and Cathy (Bill); special niece Lilly Laslo; special nephew Wilby; 19 grandchildren and 34 great grandchildren; one brother William (Evelyn); sisters-in-law Hazel, Madeline Pratt, Lillian (Bill) Morris and brother-in-law Sam Geddes. The Wake will be held Thursday, July 12, 2001 at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, July 13, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium with Dale Gillman and Rev. Art Anderson, officiating. Interment will follow in St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

BITTERNOSE - Joseph (March 8, 1952 - August 24, 2013) was predeceased by parents Harvey Bitternose and Ada Bitternose, brothers; Norman, Adam, Paul, Orvin, Lloyd & sister Elizabeth. survived by brothers, Gordon, Stuart and sister Beatrice, children Darnell (Monica), Joe Jr., Jana, Shelley, special grandson and baby Elijah, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, grandchldren. The family would like to thank the nurses and doctors at the ICU at The Pasqua hospital. The wake will be held on Wednesday August 28, 2013 at 4:00 pm, and funeral on August 29th at 11:00 am at the George Gordon Gymnasium. William Pinacie and Vicky Young will be officiating.

BITTERNOSE - Josiah Jayden Leonardo. Our Baby Josiah was called home to our Creator on February 15, 2007 Predeceased by Paternal Great Grandmother Vivian Flora Bitternose, Paternal Great Great Grandfather, Alexander Josiah Pratt, Mother Roberta Bear/Father Leonard Bitternose. Survived by brother Chris, sisters Chelsea, Kaylee, Rianna, Great Grandmother Madeline Pratt, God Parents: Grandmother Phyllis and Wally, Aunties Cassandra, Jaimie, Tracey, Bridgette, Roseanna (Levi), Rebecca (Anthony), Phyllicia, Mavis, uncles Dylan Pratt, Travis Bear, Kyle Smith, Grandfather Robert Bear (Janice), Grandmother Brenda McKay as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Wake will be held at Gordon First Nation February 18, 2007 at 4:00 p.m., Following Funeral at 2:00 p.m. Monday February 19, 2007 at Gordon Gym, Interment will follow in St. Luke's Cemetery. Officiating: Rev. Dale Gilman, Rev. Arthur Anderson and elders.

BITTERNOSE - Keitha Anne (November 28, 1968 - September 3, 2012). It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of mother, grandmother and friend, Keitha who went home peacefully to be with the Lord. She was predeceased by her grandmother, Melba Bitternose; mother, Maxine Bitternose; father, Lawerence Geddes and daughter, Loretta Lynn Cyr. She leaves behind to mourn, her husband of 24 years, Kenneth Blaine Manitopyes; sons, Samual, George, Ken Jr. (Waneesa); daughters, Toni-Marie, Chasity (Reggie); grandchildren, Darcy Jr., Carter, Hayden, Darius, Xander, Ivory, William and Ryder; brothers and sisters along with numerous other family members. Wake will be held at 4:00 pm on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at Gordon's First Nation Old Gym with Funeral to follow at 1:00 pm on Friday, September 7, 2012 at Gordon's First Nation, SK. with Allen Walker officiating.

BITTERNOSE - Lenore Dawn. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lenore on June 27, 2008, at the age of 24 years. She was predeceased by her Grandmothers Maxine Bitternose and Bernice Cyr, her aunts Michelle & Crystal Cyr, and her uncle Glen Cyr. She is survived by her parents Lyle and Evelyn Bitternose, her daughter, whom she loved dearly, Shyla Bitternose, her brothers Eugene (Danielle) and Ben, her sisters, Margaret, Chasity and Maykala, special nieces, Tisheena and Cheyanne, nephew Dakota, grandmother Irene Cyr (Maudie), special friends Dave and Dan, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. A wake will be held on Wednesday July 2nd, 2008 at 4:00 pm, on Gordon's Reserve Gymnasium. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday July 3rd, 2008 at 2:00 pm at the Gordon Reserve Gymnasium with Minister Alan and Harriet Walker officiating.

BITTERNOSE - Lillian Mary. On Sunday, October 6, 2001, our loving Creator called Lillian Mary Bitternose home at the age of 61 years. A Wake will be held on Tuesday, October 9, 2001 at the Gordon First Nation Gym. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation Gym. Interment to follow at the Oochoo Burial Ground.

BITTERNOSE - Loretta Lynn "Bugsy" (nee McNab), Ka mihkosit Piyesiw Ahetahk iskwew. Called away suddenly to the Spirit World July 9, 2010 at the age of 45 years, Bugsy was predeceased by maternal grandparents Edna and Moses Strongeagle; paternal grandparents Harriet & Jim McNab and stepson Pierre. Bugsy leaves to walk this earth, her husband Nathan; children Tyrell, Evan & Natalie; stepchildren Megan, Amanda & Denise; grandson Colin; father Mike (Glenda) McNab; mother Shirley McNab; siblings Melinda (Peter), Ramona, Mark (Ger), Wendy, Lawrence, Rita (Merv) as well as many nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, cousins & friends. Loretta worked for 23 years with the federal government within the department of Indian Affairs, working at the sub office on George Gordon First Nation and then back in Regina. Loretta also made many friends as she was an avid ball player, playing for the Regina Raiders as right fielder and for the Gordon Ladies. Her favorite pastime was being with her family and attending her children's activities. Wake will take place Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 5:00 P.M. at Gordon First Nation gymnasium. The Funeral Service will also take place there, Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. Burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery. At the family's request, please no small children.

BITTERNOSE - Phyllis Rose (1965 - 2011) Phyllis Rose Bitternose peacefully left us on Wednesday, August 17, 2011, at the age of 46, with her children by her side. Phyllis leaves to the spirit world to join her grandfather Sandy; mother Vivian; grandchild Josiah and father of her children Dallas and her brother Phillip Jr. Phyllis leaves to mourn her loving partner Wallie Gillies, her loving children Leonard, Rosie (Ewen) Rebecca (Anthony), Phyllicia & Mavis (Ron) & stepson Kyle (Colleen); father Phillip (Mary); kokum Madeline; brothers Brian, Robert; sisters Pam, Anita, Mona & Becky. Special Grandson Ethan & grandchildren Levi, Kailey, Viviana, Kristina, Rianna, Melayna, Leland, Jaydyn & Kym as well as numerous relatives and friends. A wake will be held Sunday, August 21, 2011 at 4:00pm at Gordon First Nation Old Gymnasium. Funeral Service to also follow there on Monday, August 22, 2011 at 2:00 PM with Vicky Young officiating.

BITTERNOSE - Sherry C. Bitternose (September 13, 1965 – February 16, 2014). Sherry was called home to be with the lord at the age of 48 years. She is survived by her husband Gordon Anderson; daughters Kristen and Amanda Bitternose; grandchildren Teas, Tisheya, Aleigha and Braxton; numerous nephews, nieces and friends. Sherry was predeceased by her parents Kenneth and Melba Bitternose; sisters Margaret, Linda, Bernice, Maxine, Charlene, Patricia and brother Richard. The wake will be held Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 4:00 pm at the old gym, George Gordon First Nation. The funeral will be held Thursday, February 20 at 2:00 pm at the same location.

BITTERNOSE - Sidney Thomas (January 18, 1963 - September 1, 2005).In loving memory of a dear husband, father, brother and grandfather. Sid was born and raised on Gordon First Nation. He was a committed, caring and dedicated individual who often went above and beyond the call of duty. His talents made him an exceptional employee within the justice system. Sid's passions included spending time with family. He particularly enjoyed special times with his grandson Austin. During his spare time, he loved to golf. Sid leaves to mourn his loving wife Karen, son Adrian (Michelle), daughter Kendra (Clint) and grandson Austin; sisters Alice (Charlie), Agnes and Mary (Tim), brothers Harv (Donna), Ken (Carrie) and Wes; uncles William Bitternose, Sam Geddes, and Auntie Nancy Bitternose. He will be sorrowfully missed by numerous relatives, coworkers and clients. Sid was predeceased by his parents Thomas and Hazel and brother Wesley and mother in law Margaret Morris. The wake will be held on Monday, September 5th at the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. Funeral will be held at the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium on Tuesday, September 6th at 2:00 p.m. Burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

BITTERNOSE - Thomas Harry Bitternose (Misi-Maskwa) , late of Gordon First Nation, Sask., born August 4, 1925, passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2001. He was predeceased by his son Wesley; parents Harry and Louisa; sisters Sarah, Mary and Sybil and his twin brothers who died in infancy. Thomas leaves to mourn his wife Hazel; daughters Alice (Charlie), Agnes (Lyle), Mary (Tim) and special adopted daughter Liz Bitternose; sons Sid (Karen), Harv (Cathy), Ken (Carrie) and Wes; grandchildren Marlene, Val, Lance, Adrian, Kendra, Andrew, Samantha, Noto, Shayla, Brandon, Clarissa, Terrel, Heavenly and special adopted grandchildren Jordon Worm; brothers William (Evelyn) and John James (Nancy) as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 2, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK with Archdeacon Ken Buchan, officiating. The Burial will follow in St. Luke's Cemetery. A Wake will be held on Thursday, March 1, 2001 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium.

BITTERNOSE - Todd Emery (June 24, 1971 - July 20, 2008). On July 20, 2008 a loving father, husband, son, brother, uncle, grandfather & friend was called home by our Creator. He is predeceased by his father Darrel Bitternose, grandparents Albert & Rosa Oochoo, Jessie Bitternose & Alex Geddes. Todd is survived by his loving wife Michelle & their daughters Brianna (Joey), Kaitlyn (GaGa), Keely, Taryn & grand daughter Sieanna, his mother Jeanette Anderson, brothers Arlen (Rose), Darrel, Byron Reitz. Blessed with memory are the many friends & family in his life that he had left to mourn, including his second dad Byron Bitternose (Junior) (Judy) whom he thought the world of. A Celebration of his life will be shared by all. A wake will be held on Tuesday, July 22, 2008 at 4:00 PM at George Gordon Gymnasium. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, July 23, 2008 at 2:00 PM at George Gordon Gymnasium. Interment at St. Lukes Cemetery, Gordon First Nation, with feast to follow.

BLIND - Robert "Bob" Blind (Matwe Kito Kihew) was called home by the Creator on February 19, 2005 at the age of 54 years. Bob served the Gordon First Nation as a Councillor for 26 years and was proprietor of Strongeagle Brothers Parnerships where he was cabinet maker for 25 years. His favorite pastimes were golfing and hunting. He was predeceased by his grandparents, John and Ethel Blind and Antwaine and Frizene Strongeagle; parents Moses and Violet and his brothers Buddy, Wayne and Sidney. Bob leaves to celebrate his life, his loving wife, Olive; his children Dawn (Ken) Sinclair, Robert Blind Jr., Chad Blind, Greg (Lindsey) Blind, Angie (Randell) Blind and daughter-in-law Danita McNab. Papa's laughter and tickles will be missed by his grandchildren Jake, Kristian, Kayla, Cameron, Sara, Katelynn and Kyla. He is survived by his brothers Herb (Joyce) Strongeagle, Bill (Linda) Strongeagle, Ernest Strongeagle, Herman (Rita) Blind, Tony (Donna) Blind, Danny (Blanch) Blind and sisters Shirley McNab, Donna (Fred) Mueller, Suzy (Lyle) Bear, Edna (Allan) BlindStrongeagle and Laverna Blind. All his nieces and nephews were very special to him and will miss him greatly. The family would like to thank the community of Gordon First Nation and family and friends who were so supportive during his illness. A very special thank you to the staff of the Allan Blair Cancer Clinic, the 3B staff of the Pasqua Hospital and the staff at St. Joseph's Integrated Care Facility in Lestock. The Wake will be held at the Gordon Gym, Gordon First Nation at 4:00 P.M. on Tuesday, February 22, 2005. Funeral Services will be held at the Gordon Gym, Gordon First Nation on Wednesday, February 23, 2005 at 2:00 P.M., officiated by Rev. Arthur Anderson, Rev. Dale Gillman and Rev. Ken Buchan and Elders, officiating. Burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

BLIND - Sharon Rose. It is with deep sorrow that we announce our mother's sudden passing on Friday, August 6, 2004 at the age of 47 years. Late of the Gordon First Nation, mom was predeceased by her mother Irene Blind; uncles Sidney, Ernie and John R. Blind; aunts Violet Wodtke and Mildred Hunter and grandparents John and Ethel Blind. Sharon leaves to mourn her daughters Carmen (Brad) and Jasmine Blind; grandchildren Dezerae and Titus; brothers Willie (Lorraine) and Greg (Audrey) Blind; uncle Thomas Blind Sr.; aunts Pearl (Louis) Nobiss, Joan Pratt and Bernadette Blind; dear friends Liz Bitternose and Karen Bitternose; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. We will Celebrate Her Life on Thursday, August 12, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. in the Old Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation with Rev. Arthur Anderson and Rev. Dale Gillman, officiating. Burial to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation, SK. The Wake will be held on Wednesday, August 11, 2004 at 5:00 P.M. at the Old Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK.

BLIND - Thomas Samuel 'Tricky'. On Thursday, January 20, 2005, our Dad, Thomas Samuel Sr. passed away at the Lestock Hospital at the age of 84 years. He was predeceased by his parents John and Ethel Blind, sisters, Violet Wodke, Irene Blind and Mildred Hunter, brothers, Ernest, John, and Sidney Blind, wife Marion (nee Morris), daughter Connie, grandson Richard and great-grandson Jonathon. He will be deeply missed by his sisters, Joan Pratt and Pearl Nabiss, sister-in-law Bernadette Blind. His children, Tom Blind Jr. (Rose), John (Jackie) Blayone, Darwin Blind, Karen Bear (Gordon), Don Blind (Lorna), Floyd Blind, Wanda Lloyd (Brian), Joanne Blind (Mike), Barry Blind (Lynell), twentyseven grandchildren, twenty-four greatgrandchildren, special granddaughter Bianca Blind and special companion Rascal (his dog), and many good friends and acquaintances . A Wake will be held on Sunday, January 23, 2005 commencing at 3:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium. The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 24, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, with Rev. Arthur Anderson, Rev. Dale Gillman and Archdeacon Ken Buchan, officiating. Burial to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery.

BLIND - Trevor Ryan Blind (November 25, 1968 - June 10, 2011). Our Creator called Trevor home on June 10, 2011. Predeceased by his maternal grandparents Alex and Mary Keenatch; paternal grandparents Violet Wodke(Blind) and Moses Strongeagle; aunts Mary and Rose; & uncles Gordon, Alvin, Bob and Sid. Survived by his mother Rita Blind; father Ernie (Butch) Strongeagle; wife Lisa; their children Jesse (Brittany), Charissa (Andrew) and his son Jeremy (mother Meridee); siblings Jon(Yvette), Michelle(Matt), Roberta(Chris), Phil (Nadine), Alex(Jacqi), Tosh(Wavell), and Jamie; granddaughter Aliera; numerous nephews, nieces, aunts and uncles. Trevor was a member of Iron Workers Local 771, Sask. He enjoyed dancing and participated in all sports, but his love was the Vancouver Canucks. Trevor was very kind-hearted and generous; he always looked out for his family and friends. You could always see him with a smile on his face and constantly making people laugh. Special thanks to all the staff at the Wascana Rehabilitation Centre. Wake will be held at the George Gordon Gymnasium on Monday, June 13, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. Funeral will be on Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Officiating Reverends are Dale Gillman and Art Anderson, Elder Harry Frances and Harvey Ironeagle.

BREED Darryl. On December 21, 2007: A Son, a Brother, a Father has been taken from loved ones too soon. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our loved one. Predeceased by his father Ben Gordon and son Derek. He leaves to mourn his loving mother Beatrice Daniels, his brothers Darren Breed, Darcy Breed, William Longman, Deon, his sisters Yvonne Breed and Gina, his special nieces Danielle, Bobbie and A.J., nephew Wayne, his children Kristin, Chrissy, Dillon, Shayna and grandchildren, and his partner Jocelyn McNab. A wake will take place at Gordon First Nation on Friday December 28th, 2007 at 6 p.m. with funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. on Saturday December 29, 2007. Art Anderson will be officiating services. Darryl's memories will always be in our minds and hearts, his laughter and kindness will be missed, God takes home those who are tired and need rest.

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CYR - Alexander. On Saturday, October 30, 2004 Alexander Cyr, passed away at the age of 68 years. Alex was predeceased by his wife Ruth, parents Peter and Jane, brothers and sisters, Harriet, Eddie, Charlie, Isabel, Fred, Henry, Peter and Olive. He is survived by his companion, Olive and son David C. Cyr, his brother, David (Marina), sisters Julia (Bruce) and numerous relatives and friends. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, November 3, 2004 at 2:00 PM in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation with Rev. Dale Gillman, officiating. Burial to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery. The wake will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2004 commencing at 5:00 PM in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation.

CYR - Allan Joseph Cyr (Kitimakeeniwin) December 13, 1943 – March 11, 2014. Allan was called home by the Creator on March 11, 2014 at the age of 70 years. He is survived by his companion Judy Saulteaux; children Cheryle, Alvin, Loretta, Heather; siblings Philomine, Dexter, Sarah, Frank, Rose, (Gordon), Caroline (Denzil), Earl (Noreen), 18 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild, numerous nieces and nephews, and special niece Minnie (Terry). Allan was predeceased by parents Albert and Helen, siblings Virginia, Joe, Saraphine, Harriet, Beatrice, Barbara, Rachel, John and Jim; children Merlin and Lionel; grandchildren Ricky and Rusty. The wake will be held Friday, March 14, 2014 at 5:00 pm at the old gym, George Gordon First Nation. The funeral will be held Saturday, March 15 at 11:00 am at the same location. The family would like to thank the staff of the following for the care Allan received: St. Josephs Integrated Care Center, Lestock, Sask., Raymore Silver Heights Care Home, All Nations Healing Hospital Fort Qu’appelle, and Regina Pasqua Hospital.

CYR - Clara Cyr (1989 - 2012). Family are saddened by the passing of Clara Maude Cyr at the young age of 21. She was born in Regina, SK, on December 29, 1989. Clara was predeceased by her great-grandparents Joe & Clara Cyr, grandfather William Roland, mother Loretta, twin sister Araya, aunt Crystal, & uncles Joe, Charlie, and Glen. She leaves behind to mourn her loving grandmother Irene Cyr; siblings Rachael, Michelle, Maverick, & Gregory; father Vince Kay; uncles Chuck (Donna) & Stoney; auntie Evelyn (Lyle); special cousins John, Dallas, Santana,& Dustin; and numerous family members. The funeral will be at Gordon First Nation on Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 2:00 pm, with Ron Quewezance, officiating. We would like to thank Palliative Care and 4A nurses for caring for her.

CYR - Crystal Anne. It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of their loved one, Crystal Anne Cyr, age 34 on October 17, 2007. She is predeceased by her Grandparents; Joe and Clara Cyr, Father; William Roland, Brother; Glen, Sisters; Margaret, and Michelle, Aunt; Alice Longman, Uncle; Isidore Cyr and her Common-law; Garth Asham. She will be sadly missed by her Mother; Irene Cyr , Sisters; Loretta, Evelyn (Lyle), Brothers; Joey, Steven (Donna), Clarence, and Charlie. Her Children; Joshua, Nathan, Dillion and Tara. Favorite Nieces; Clara and Araya. In-laws; Glen and Cecile Asham, a special friend; Kevin Monaghan and numerous relatives. A wake will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2007 on Gordon's First Nation, at 4:00pm. Funeral Service at 2:00pm, in Gordon's First Nation Gym on Monday, October 22, 2007. Jackie Pelletier will be officiating.

CYR - David (May 7, 1941 - February 21, 2013). It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of David, suddenly and peacefully, on February 21, 2013 at the age of 71 years. He was predeceased by his parents Peter & Jane Cyr, his siblings Harriet, Charlie, Fred, Henry, Isabel, Alexander, Peter Jr. (Teeme), Olive, Eddie, & grandson Pierre. David will be lovingly remembered by his wife Marina, his son Nathan (Louise), daughter Kerryanne (Jovel), grandchildren Megan, Amanda, Denise, Natalie, Janis, Saul, Jewell, & great-grandson Colin. Sister Julia (Bruce), numerous nieces & nephews, cousins, extended family & friends. David was a loving husband, father, grandfather & great-grandfather. He will be missed by many. A wake for David will be held in the old gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Monday, February 25, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.. The Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, February 26, 2013, at 2:00 p.m., in the same location. Interment to follow at St. Lukes cemetery, George Gordon First Nation.

CYR - Floyd Ivan Cyr (1966 - 2012). Floyd slipped away home to our creator on Friday, April 13, 2012 at the age of 45 years. He is predeceased by his mother, Mary L. Cyr; sister Mary Anderson; nephews Big Mike Cyr & Baby Mervin Cyr; grandson Christian Geddes; sister-in-law Darlene Cyr and brother-in-law Vern Kaye. Left to mourn his passing, but always remember him fondly - his father, Mervin Frank Cyr; children - Krista (Ryan), MarQual, Jordan, Kelsey (Chas); grandchildren-Tiana, Bailey, Scarlet, Cash & Keylow; siblings: Mervin (Joan), Jay (Merle), Val (Thomas), Bev (Glen), Deno (Myra), Randy (Loretta), Brad (Amanda), Trevor (Eryn); adopted sister, Kim (Kevin) Noah; adopted brother, Tony (Myrna) Bruce as well as numerous other extended family members and many friends. Wake will take place Monday, April 16, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. at Gordon First Nation old gymnasium. Funeral Services will follow there on Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Longman Cemetery.

CYR - Irene Maude Cyr (January 23, 1940 – July 21, 2014). It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of their beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. We love you Mom, and you will forever be in our hearts and missed by all your family – children Chuck (Donna), Evelyn (Lyle), Clarence (Stoney) , Dustin and Johnny; sisters Louise, Evelyn and Cecilia; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and family members. Wake will be held in the Old Gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held Friday July 25, at 11:00 a.m. in the same location, with Ron Quewezence officiating. Internment in St. Lukes Cemetery.

CYR - Joseph Charles Cyr "Snazz" (August 2, 1954 - July 30, 2011). Charlie's family is saddened to announce his passing on July 30, 2011. He was predeceased by his parents George and Alice Longman, and Mervin Bitternose; sister Ramona Whitehawk and brothers William Longman and Joseph Mervin Cyr; grandparents Joseph and Clara Cyr, John and Isabelle Bitternose. He is survived by his companion and friend Lana Geddes, his siblings Shirley Whitehawk, Brenda (Mark) Longman, George (April) Longman, Daniel (Lisa) Longman, Shauna Longman , Jeffery (Charlene) Longman, Marie (Jimmy) Desjarlais, & Steven (Donna)Cyr; his loving children Gerri-Lynne Cote, Charisse Cyr, Damien (Viola) Severight, Amy (Les) Cyr, Colton (Larissa) Cyr, Lacey Cyr, Zachary Cyr; numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, many friends, as well as his favourite aunt Maude Cyr and twin cousin Elaine Cyr who was born on the same day. Wake will be held on Thursday, August 4, 2011 at 4:00 pm at George Gordon Education Complex, Gordon First Nation. Funeral Will be held on Friday, August 5, 2011 at 2:00pm.

CYR - Joseph Vincent Gabriel Cyr, Yellow Thunder Bird. In memory of Joseph Vincent Gabriel Cyr who passed away suddenly Monday, May 30, 2011. Predeceased by his parents Joe and Clara Cyr, his brother Isidore, sisters Alice and Myrtle, numerous nieces and nephews. Survived by his sisters Louise, Irene, Marina (Bernie) and Cecilia as well as the rest of nieces and nephews. Wake service Gordon First Nation, Thursday June 2, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. Funeral Service Friday June 3, 2011 St Luke's Cemetery Gordon's First Nation at 2:00 p.m. officiating Vicky Young and Dale Gillman.

CYR - Loretta Anne Cyr (1975 - 2009). With great sadness, the family of Loretta Anne Cyr announces her passing at the age of 34 years. She is predeceased by her grandparents Joe and Clara Cyr, her father William Rowland, brothers Joey and Glen, sisters Margaret, Michelle, Crystal, and most recently, daughter Araya Dawn Cyr, who went to be with the Lord October 22, 2009. She leaves behind her precious children who she loved and cherished with all her heart; daughters Clara Maude, Rachael and Michelle; sons Maverick, Gregory, Dallas, John McDonald, Dustin McDonald; her dear mother Irene Cyr; brother Charlie, Chuck (Donna), Stoney; sister Evelyn (Lyle); friends Arlene Cote, Kevin Monahan, aunts, uncle and numerous extended family members. Cremation has already taken place. A wake will be held Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at Gordon's Gymnasium at 4:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held Thursday, November 5, 2009 at Gordon's Gymnasium at 1:00 p.m. with elder officiating.

CYR - Loretta-Lynn. It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Loretta Lynn Cyr at the age of 19 years. Loretta was predeceased by her father Samuel Max Cyr, great grandparents, Kenneth and Melba Bitternose, grandmother's; Maxine Bitternose and Bernice Cyr, Lynda and Margaret Bitternose, uncle Terrance Bitternose and aunty Loretta Cyr. Loretta is survived by her parents Keitha and Kenneth Manitopes, brothers; Sam, Dym (Becky), Kenneth Jr. Foster brothers; Damien Coffey, Ben, Jeremy (Andrea) sisters; Toni (Darcy), Chas (Justin). Her spouse Brian Shannacappo of 8 years, her favorite nieces and nephews; Cater, Darcy Jr & Kolin, Shayden Shannacappo and numerous other family and friends. A wake will be held on September 6, 2007 on Gordon's First Nations in the gymnasium at 7:00 pm. The funeral will held Friday, September 7, 2007 on GordonFirst Nation at 11:00 am.

CYR - Margaret Bernadette Cyr (nee Manitopyes) was called home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday morning, December 28, 2009. To join and welcome her in her homecoming is her husband, John Cyr; parents, Phillip and Martha Manitopyes; son, Paul Cyr; sisters, Victoria Thorne and Theresa Windigo. Remembering Margaret, are her children, George (Yvonne) Cyr, Beverly (Louis) Kenny, Darlene (Marvin) Jack and Leonard Cyr; adopted sons, Jim Felix and Kelly Bird; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Wake will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at George Gordon Gym, George Gordon First Nation, SK with Funeral Service at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 31, 2009 at George Gordon Gym with Glenda Bird officiating. Interment will follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

CYR - Mary (nee Longman) 1938 - 2010. Mary passed away on Friday, January 1, 2010, in Regina, SK at the age of 71 years. Mary was predeceased by her parents Michael & Mary Longman; daughter Mary Anderson, grandson Big Mike; great grandson Kristian; siblings Martin, George, Edward, Clifford, Randy, Big Joe, Benny, Jimmy, Flora, Helen & Emma. Mary leaves to cherish her memory husband Frank Cyr of 54 years; children Mervin (Joan), Jay, Valerie (Thomas), Beverley (Glenn), Floyd (Enola), Denis (Myra), Randy (Loretta), Brad (Amanda), & Trevor (Eryn); 34 grandchildren; 51 great grandchildren; 5 brothers Fred, Clerence, Lloyd (Phyllis), Mike (Linda), & Glen (Cecile); and 3 sisters Roseanne (Tom), Chris (George), & Carol (John). Wake will be held on Tuesday, January 5, 2010, at 4:00 pm at George Gordon Gym George Gordon First Nation. Funeral will be held on Wednesday, January 6, 2010, at11:00 am at George Gordon Gym with Vikki Young, officiating. Interment at Longman Cemetery, George Gordon First Nation.

CYR - Michelle Lee passed away onThursday, March 21, 2002 at the youngage of 32 years. She was predeceasedby her grandparents Joe and Clara Cyr; uncle Isidore Cyr; aunt Alice Longman; brother Glen Cyr; and son Dana Kanapace. She will be sadly missed and remembered by her parents William Rowland and Irene Cyr; children John, Dustin, Dallas, Creedence and Santana; common-law partner Edward Badger; brothers Joey, Steven (Donna) and Clarence; sisters Evelyn (Lyle), Crystal and Loretta (Amile); as well as her in-laws, mother-in-law Josephine Badger, numerous aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. The Wake will be held on Sunday, March 24, 2002 at 4:00 PM on the Gordon's Reserve. The Funeral Service will be held on Monday March 25, 2002 at 2:00 PM in the Gordon Reserve Gymnasium, with Rev. Ron Quewezance, officiating. Burial will follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

CYR - Myrtle Mary Ann Cyr (June 4, 1950 - November 12, 2009). It deepens us with sadness that our loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend of the George Gordon First Nation, went to be with the Creator on November 12, 2009. She is predeceased by her parents Joseph & Clara Cyr; son Joseph; brother Isadore; & sister Alice. She is survived by her loving husband and companion, Sidney; along with her children Shawn, Arlene, Clayton, Colleen (Terrence) & Joe-Joe; siblings Cecila, Evelyn (Bernie), Louise, Irene & Vincent; 20 grandchildren & 16 great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews & extended family. She was well loved in her community with everyone she met and always had a great sense of humour and always time for a good laugh. Her favourite past time was playing bingo which was her passion. The chair she proudly sat in will be empty. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Wake will be held on Monday, November 16, 2009 at 4:00 pm George Gordon old gym. Funeral will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 2009, at 2:00 pm. She will be laid to rest at St. Luke's cemetery. Officiating the service will be Victoria Young & Elders along with Grey Buffalo Singers.

CYR - Peter Sidney. On Sunday, November 11, 2001 Peter Sidney Cyr, late of Regina, Sask., passed away at the age of 62 years. He was predeceased by his father Peter Cyr Sr., mother Jane Cyr (Bird), brothers Eddie, Charlie, Fred and Henry and sisters Harriet and Isabel. Peter is survived by his uncle Henry Bird; companion Marlene Allworth; brothers Alex (Olive) and David (Marina); sisters Olive (Ed) and Julia (Bruce) as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, November 15, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK with Rev. Dale Gillman, Rev. Arthur Anderson, and Elder Albert Oochoo, officiating. The Burial will follow in St. Luke's Cemetery. A Wake will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2001 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium.

CYR-STRONGEAGLE - Christopher Lyall. On Wednesday, February 19, 2003, Christopher Lyall Cyr (Strongeagle), father, son, brother, nephew, uncle, was called home by the Creator at the age of 29. Predeceased by grandparents Fredrick and Oral Cyr, mother Donna Cyr, sister Denice Strongeagle, brother Russell Tuckanow. Left to cherish his memory special friend Joy Desnomie, son Chazz; aunts that were his moms, Pat Pratt, Marlene Tuckanow, (dad Ernest Tuckanow Sr.), Isabelle Cyr (Russell); grandparents Clarence and Alice Pratt, uncles: Dale Stonechild, Clarence Cyr, Richard Cyr; brothers: Fredrick Strongeagle, Jason Strongeagle, Tyson Pratt, Lee Pratt; sisters Renee Strongeagle, Donna Strongeagle; adopted brothers Ernest Jr., Michael Dean, Fred and Darcy Tuckanow (Okanese); adopted sisters: Dawn and Christine Tuckanow (Okanese) and aunt Erma Cyr and family as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. A Traditional Wake will be held at Gordon's First Nations Gymnasium on Friday, February 21, 2003 at 3:00 p.m. Traditional Service will be held at Gordon's First Nations Gymnasium on Saturday, February 22, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Art Anderson and Rev. Dale Gilman, officiating. Interment to follow in the Gordon's First Nation Cemetery.

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DANIELS - Marvin Roy. Born September 30, 1964 passed away on Sunday, October 28, 2007 in Prince Albert, Sask. He is predeceased by his Grandfather, Joe Daniels & his Grandmother, Caroline Daniels, his Mother, Mary Daniels, his Uncles; Randal Daniels, Allan Daniels, Bill Daniels, in infancy; Brian & Roy Daniels. Survived by his Sister Cory, his Uncle Leonard and Vernita Daniels, Aunties; Shirley & Grace Daniels, special Kokum Lily Daniels, numerous Cousins and Friends. Funeral service will be held at George Gordon First Nation. A wake will be held on November 6, 2007. The funeral service will be held on November 7, 2007 at Gordon's Gymnasium at 1:00 pm. Rev. Art Anderson Officiating.

DESJARLAIS - Michael Lyle Desjarlais Loud Thunderbird Kakisiwet Piy'siw (December 31, 1973 - February 11, 2012). Michael fought a long and courageous battle. He passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side. He will be remembered by many and loved forever. R.I.P. Mike, we love you. Michael is predeceased by his maternal grandparents; Henry and Jessie Cyr, paternal grandparents; Wilson and Georgina Desjarlais, his sister Renee Desjarlais, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Michael is survived by his partner; Naomi Sheepskin, his children; Landry and Kira, Mother; Delores, father; Mike (Gwen), his sisters; Christal (Glen), Stacey (Kyle), and Michelle (Brad), his favorite uncle; Nathan, also many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends too numerous to mention. Viewing will be held Tuesday, Feb 14 at 1 PM, at Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave. Wake will be held Tuesday, Feb 14, at 4 PM, at Gordon's First Nation. Funeral service will be held at George Gordon Gymnasium Wednesday, Feb 15, at 2 PM with Elder Frank Asapaee, Elder Henry Cyre, Elder Angus Cyre, Elder Edward Poorman, and Dale Gillman officiating, along with Grey Buffalo Drum. Feast to follow at George Gordon Gymnasium.

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EWENIN-LONGMAN - Kaylee Michelle. With great sadness we announce the birth and passing of Kaylee on February 1, 2008. She is predeceased by her great grandpa Edward Longman, great great grandparents Michael and Mary Longman, great great grandfathers Charles Ewenin, John James Bitternose and Fred Geddes, uncle Aaron Bitternose-Anderson. Kaylee leaves to mourn her loving mother Melissa Ewenin, grandparents Jennifer Ewenin and Terry Bitternose; aunt Larissa Ewenin; great grandparents; Valerie Ewenin, Liz Bitternose and Henry Geddes; great great Kokums Evelyn Ewenin, Nancy Bitternose and Rachel Geddes and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Wake will be held at Gordon First Nation gymnasium at on Monday, February 4, 2008 at 4:00 PM and the Funeral Service will be on Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at 11:00 AM. Interment to follow at Longman Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

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FISHER - Malcolm Paul Fisher (September 29, 1933 - June 16, 2010). Paul passed away on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 and has gone home to be with our Lord & Savior. Wake will be held on Sunday, June 20, 2010 at 4:00 P.M. at Gordon First Nation Old Gymnasium. Funeral Service will be Monday, June 21, 2010 @ 2:00 P.M.

FISHER - Myrtle W. Fisher It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Myrtle W. Fisher, our beloved mother, grandmother, aunt and sister on April 23, 2010. Our dear mother is predeceased by her husband Sanford Fisher; father Tom; mother Edna; sisters Melita and Gladys; brothers John, Kenneth and Daniel; sons Brian and Doug. She is survived by her sisters Alma and Elsie; brothers Billy and Irving; her children Joe (Corinne), John (Darlene), Daniel, Laura, Shirley, Delilah (Dusty), Anthony and Warren; numerous grandchildren and great-grand children. She will be sadly missed by her dear friend Ruby McNab. Our mother will be remembered for her sense of humor, generosity and how she always put her family first. A Wake will take place on Monday, April 26, 2010 at 4:00 PM at the George Gordon First Nation gymnasium. A Funeral Service will also take place there on Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at 1:00 PM.

FISHER - Wayne Lee. On Sunday, December 12, 2004, Wayne Lee Fisher, Ituna, Sask. died at the age of 32 years. The funeral service will be held in the Gordon's First Nation Gym on Thursday, December 16, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. Pastors Wayne Goforth and Willie Pinacie officiating. Interment in Gordon's First Nation Cemetery. The wake will be held in the Gordon First Nation Gym Wednesday evening. Wayne was predeceased by his brother, Matthew Fisher; grandparents: John and Bertha Fisher, John Keepness and Elsie Gambler and is survived by his parents, John and Maude Fisher; his sisters: Charlene Gambler, Leah (Mark) Treble, Lynette Fisher (Jerome) and Myrna Fisher (Gerald Bird) and numerous nieces and nephews and special mention to Lucy Mazden and all the staff of Deer Park Villa, Ituna, Sask.

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GEDDES - Freda Irene left us suddenly on July 24, 2003 at the age of 63 years to be with the loving Creator. Predeceased by her parents Samuel and Margaret Geddes; brother Fred; sister Ruby Sugar; son William Sugar; and youngest daughter Donna Thorne. Irene leaves to mourn her husband Maynard McNab; children George (Bev), Richard (Cindy), Robert, Ronald, Brenda (Al), and Debbie (Darryl); stepsons Floyd and Kevin McNab; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; brothers Alex, Sam, Bill (Cathy), Lawrence; sisters Myrtle (Cal) and Iva (Leonard); as well as many nieces, nephews and other relatives. The Wake will be held on Sunday, July 27, 2003 at 5:00 PM in Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, July 28, 2003 at 2:00 PM, also in Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, with Rev. Art Anderson and Rev. Dale Gillman, officiating. Burial will follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

GEDDES - Frederick Charles. On Tuesday, January 28, 2003 Frederick Charles Geddes, late of Gordon First Nation, SK passed away at the age of 75 years of age. He was predeceased by his parents Sam and Margaret Geddes; one sister Ruby Sugar; daughter Pauline; son Eugene and great-grandson Aaron Bitternose. He leaves to mourn his wife of 57 years Rachel; five sons Henry (Liz), Glen (Judy), Steve (Brenda), Dennis (Vivian) and Fred Jr. and three daughters Brenda (Garry), Val (Rick) and Caroline. Fred will be sadly missed by his sisters Myrtle (Cal), Irene (Maynard), Iva (Leonard) and brothers Alex, Sam, Lawrence and Billy (Cathy). He also leaves to mourn thirty-one grandchildren, thirty-nine great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends. A special thank you to the staff at the Regina General Hospital. A Wake will be held on Thursday, January 30, 2003 at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, January 31, 2003 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium with burial to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery.

GEDDES - Glen Lawrence Geddes, Oyate Wakan Owicawakide (Looking for our sacred people). June 28, 1942 - October 18, 2010. Lawrence has lost his courageous battle to cancer at the age of 68 years. Lawrence was predeceased by his parents, Samuel and Margaret Geddes; Brothers, William, Alex & Fred Geddes; Sisters, Irene Geddes & Ruby Sugar; First wife, Maxine Bitternose; Son, Terry Bitternose; Beloved son-in-law, Riel Wasteste. Lawrence is survived by his beloved wife, Millie Hotomani; Children, Lonnie (Anita), Laurel, Renee (Lee), Robyn (Bill), Ronnie (Shawn), Lyle (Evelyn), Arlene (Ron), Danita (Leon), Warren, Keitha (Kenny), Brad, Robbie (Lena); Brother, Sam Geddes; Sister's, Myrtle (Cal), Iva (Leonard); numerous family, friends, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Wake to be held Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 4:00 p.m. on Gordon First Nation, Old Gymnasium. Funeral Service to be held on October 22, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. on Gordon First Nation, Old Gymnasium. Interment will take place at St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

GEDDES - Melanie Dawn. Loving mother, daughter, sister and friend. Predeceased by her brother Richard Junior Geddes, nephew Christian Geddes and beloved grandmothers Sybil Geddes and Theresa McNab. Left to cherish her memory and mourn her passing are her husband Eric Cleveland, children: Katie, Tiara and Chloe, mother Valerie Debbie Smokeyday (Joe), father Richard Geddes (Diane), Grandfathers Sam Geddes and Leslie McNab, sisters Tracy (Carl) and Michelle (Joe), step-brothers Cyrus (Rita), Joey (Melita), Justin, Jordan and Davis. Step-sisters Delaney, Kerri (Dennis) Danielle, In-law Don and Shirley Cleveland, brother-in-law Adam, sister in-law Lynelle as well as numerous aunties, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends. Special cousin Terry Lynn McNab. Prayer services will be held at Lee's Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave, Regina SK on Wednesday, February 15, 2006 at 7:00 PM. A Wake will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2006 at 4:00 PM at the Gordon School Gym, Gordon First Nation, SK. A funeral service will be held at the Gordon School Gym, Gordon First Nation, SK on Friday, February 17, 2006 at 2:00 PM.

GEDDES - Patricia (nee Bitternose). It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, wife, sister and friend Patricia, who went home peacefully to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 18, 2013. Patricia was predeceased by her parents Kenneth and Melba Bitternose, sisters Maxine, Margeret, Linda, Bernice and Charlene. Patricia leaves to mourn her loving husband Steve Geddes, son Ray, daughters Linda, Angel and Amanda, sister Sherry and seven grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews. Wake to be held Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. at Gordon First Nation gymnasium. Funeral Service will follow on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Interment at St. Luke's Cemetery.

GEDDES - Rachel Geddes (Aski-ka-namowatahk Thunder Calls Earth Trembles) April 30, 1929 - June 27, 2012. Rachel was predeceased by husband Fred Geddes Sr; son Eugene; daughter Pauline; parents Albert and Helen; 3 brothers John, James and Joe; 4 sisters Saraphine, Barbara, Harriet and Virginia; great-grandchildren Aaron Bitternose and Claira Geddes. Rachel leaves to mourn children Henry (Liz), Glen (Judy), Steve (Brenda), Fred Jr., Brenda, Dennis (Vivian), Caroline, Valerie (Rick); siblings Philomene, Dexter, Frank, Sarah, Rose, Caroline, Allen and Earl; and many family and friends and relatives. Wake will be held on Friday, June 29, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. at Gordon First Nation Gym. Funeral will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. at Gordon First Nation Gym.

GEDDES - Richard Junior Geddes of the Gordon First Nation has joined his dear grandmothers Sybil Geddes and Theresa McNab and his beloved infant son Christian Geddes in the Spirit World. Richard was born in Lestock, Sask. on November 18, 1975 and passed away on Saturday, October 21, 2000. Those who remain behind to cherish Richard's memory are his fiancee Jolene Kequahtooway, their children Brooke and Richard Jr., his parents Richard Geddes Sr. (Diane) and Valorie McNab (Joe), sisters Michelle, Tracey (Carl), Melanie (Eric), his grandfathers Samuel Geddes and Leslie McNab as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and a lifetime of good friends. The family of our beloved "Rock" and community of Gordon First Nation welcome you to share in a celebration of his life. The traditional wake will be held on Tuesday, October 24, 2000 at 5:00 P.M. in the Gordon Community Gym. The Funeral will be held from the Gym on Wednesday, October 25, 2000 at 2:00 P.M. with Archdeacon Ken Buchan, officiating. Interment will follow in St. Luke's Cemetery.

GEDDES - Verna Yvonne (nee Bitternose) May 6, 1936 - February 20, 2012. Verna passed away peacefully at home. Wake will begin at 4:00 PM, Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at Gordon First Nation Old School Gym. The Funeral will also take place there on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 11:00 AM. Burial to follow.

GEDDES - William Douglas. On Saturday, July 14, 2007, William Douglas Geddes, late of the Gordon's First Nations, passed away at the age of 69 years with his family at his side. He was predeceased by his parents Sam and Maggie Geddes, his brothers Fred and Alex, sisters Irene, Ruby Sugar, daughter Katherine Dustyhorn, grandsons Will and Christian Pratt, Rockhead Geddes, Granddaughter Mel Geddes and greatgranddaughter Shanice Windigo, brotherin-law William Sugar, sister-in-law Sybil Geddes, father-in-law John James Bitternose. He is survived by his loving wife Cathy, brothers Sam and Lawrence, sisters Myrtle Yockey (Cal) Iva Geddes-McNab (Leonard), sons Steve Pratt, Jason Bitternose (Kendrah), daughter Joanne Desjarlais (Bert), grandchildren Roseanne (Leon), Candace (Mike), Ashley (Neil), Jen (Mark), Erika (George), Shane, Sanjay, Baby Jay, Jada, 12 great-grandchildren and special nephew Auggie Geddes plus numerous family and friends. The wake will be held at the Gordon First Nation gymnasium at 4:00 P.M. on Monday, July 16, 2007. The Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, July 17, at the Gordon First Nation gymnasium with Rev. Dale Gillman and Rev. Cliff Reynolds officiating.

GEDDES-KAKAKAWAY - Claira Faith Geddes-Kakakaway (May 8, 2011 - April 21, 2012). Claira fought a long and courageous battle. She passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side. Claira was predeceased by her great great grandfather Fred Geddes, Sr. and great grandparents Oliver Anderson and Keith & Annie Big Eagle. She will be lovingly remembered by parents Tyson Kakakaway & Kelsey Geddes; grandparents Sheila, Pam (Daniel), Kevin, & Tyson Sr.; several great grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, & friends. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home. Wake will be held on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 4:00 pm at Gordons Old Gym, Gordon First Nation. Funeral will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 2:00 pm at Gordon First Nation. Claira's family would like to thank the staff of Units 4F and MPICU at the General Hospital for all their care and support.

GORDON - Benjamin, passed away suddenly at home on Friday, October 11, 2002 at the age of 62 years. Benjamin was predeceased by his parents David and Agnes Gordon, his sister Mary Bird and brothers; Noel Gordon, and George Moses Gordon. Benjamin is survived by his wife Valerie Ewenin, his sisters Sara Nameth (Gordon), her husband Frank, Theresa Gordon (Wayne Breaks), his brother Winston Gordon (Viola Gordon). Benjamin is survived by his children: Gina, Dean, Daryl and William Gordon, grandchildren; Shawna, Larissa, Radene and Sky, also numerous nieces and nephews, and friends. Benjamin was a well respected spiritual man and spiritual healer, with his culture and people, he also had a passion as a great hockey player. Prayers and a wake will be held on Monday, October 14, 2002 at 10:00 A.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation. Spiritual Prayers will be said on Tuesday, October 15, 2002 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, with burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

GORDON - Glenn. Surrounded by his loving family, Glenn, born on December 31, 1971 (42) , passed away peacefully on June 22, 2013. Predeceased by his brothers Dennis, Michael and Tommy. Glenn leaves to mourn, his mother Theresa (Wayne), sisters Linda, Sandra (Derryl), Dolly (Roland), Tracy and his brother Edgar (Corrine) and his partner Angela and stepson Terrance, also numerous family members. A wake will be held on the Gordon First Nation (Gym) on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 4:00 pm Funeral service will be at 2:00 pm on Friday.

GORDON - Jean (nee Pelletier) Gordon, Stone Woman, Blue Thunder Bird Women. Born October 8, 1929. Died May 10, 2009. Jean was predeceased by her parents Thomas and Esther Pelletier and brother John Pelletier. Her husband Sidney Gordon, her son Gilbert Gordon and grandchildren Andrea Gordon and John R. Gordon. Sadly missed & remembered by her children Bernice (Andrew) Lewis, Sidney John (Connie) Gordon, Patricia Gordon, (Thomas McNab), Gary Gordon (Laureen Akapew), Shirley Gordon, Buddy Sr. Gordon (Trudy Bellegarde), Henry (Monica) Wolfe and Bonny Gordon (Paul Pinay). Sisters, Flora Gielis and Elsie Sayer, brother Isadore (Joan) Pelletier. Numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren & great-great grandchildren. A wake will be held at George Gordon First Nation (old gymnasium) on Wed. May 13, 2009 at 5:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thur. May 14, 2009. Always LovedAlways Remembered

GORDON - Joseph. Stillborn - September 27, 2013. On September 27, 2013, Joseph was called home by the Creator, to be born into the spirit world instead of the earthly one. The Funeral Service will be held in the new gym of the George Gordon Education Center, George Gordon First Nation, Sask., Monday September 30, 2013, at 2 p.m.

GORDON - Mary Myrna "Titititosew Iskwe - Worldwind Woman" (March 3, 1940 - August 18, 2013). It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of our mother Mary, grandmother and great-grandmother. Mom is predeceased by her parents Andrew Kay and Clara Nahpootican; her grandparents Helen and Charlie Kay; her siblings Isabelle (George), Rose (Tommy), Marlene, Victor, John, Albert, Charlie; her loving husband James Edward Gordon Sr. and her son Joseph. Mom leaves to mourn her passing her brothers Steven (Yvonne), Eugene (Charlotte), Gordon and Jimmy; her children Peggy, Ronnie (Donna), Calvin (Lisa) , Darrell, Wanda, Wayne, Della (Harold), James (Heather), Basilla (Jess), George (Yvette), Sheila (Mike), Andrew (Cathy); numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She also leaves behind many relatives and dear friends. We would like to thank the staff at the general hospital SICU who cared for mom in her final days. Wake will be held in the Old Gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., today, Wednesday, August 21, 2013, at 5 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held Thursday, August 22, at 11 a.m. in the same location.

GORDON - Sidney Francis of theGordon First Nation, passed awayFriday, December 20, 2002 at theage of 83 years. Sidney was predeceased by his parents Benjamin and Clara Gordon, four brothers; Victor, Gilbert, John and David, two sisters; Isabel and Sarah. One son, Gilbert "Smokey" Gordon, grandchildren; John and Andrea Gordon. Sidney is survived by his loving wife Jean, children; Bernice (Andrew), Patricia (Tom), Sidney J. (Connie), Gary (Laureen), Shirley (Bob), Buddy (Sadie), Henry (Monica), Bonny. Plus numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Sidney was a World War II Veteran, serving in Italy, France, Germany, Holland and England. The Wake will be held Monday, December 23, 2002 at 4:00 PM, Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation. The Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, December 24, 2002 at 2:00 PM, Gordon Gymnasium, with Rev. Arthur Anderson, and Rev. Dale Gillman officiating. Burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

GORDON - Tomy Evan. Born February 11, 1961, left this life June 30, 2008, at the age of 47. He was predeceased by his father Evan Brown; brothers, Dennis & Mike Gordon. He leaves to mourn his passing, his beloved mother Teresa Gordon; sisters Dolly, Sandra, Linda, and Tracey; brothers Glen, Edgar and David; Tommy's children, Roxanne, Jason, Chris and Matt, a grandson and a dear relative and friend Sidney J. Gordon and numerous other relatives. A wake and funeral in his honour will be held on July 2 at 5:00 and Funeral Service on July 3 at 11:00 am at George Gordon First Nation area. Burial to follow.

GORDON - Winston Hugh. It is with a deep sense of sorrow we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, and grandfather, Winston Hugh Gordon on Monday, April 14, 2003 at the age of 60 years. He leaves to mourn, his loving wife Viola and five children, daughters, Marcia (& son Moses), Amy (husband Michael & their children Jennifer, Amos, Scarlett, and Mieka), Tanya (& son Titus); sons, Clark Winston and David Edward; sisters, Sarah, Theresa (Wayne); and brother-in-law Henry Bird. Winston is predeceased by his parents David and Agnes; brothers, Noel, Benjamin and Moses; sister Mary; uncles, Victor and Sidney; numerous nieces, nephews and friends. His grandchildren held a very special place in his heart and he devoted time to participate with them at school functions, accompanying them to movies, bowling, etc. He especially enjoyed watching his grandsons play hockey. In the early years, Winston himself enjoyed playing hockey, being a team member for the Gordon Golden Hawks. Encounters with former Golden Hawk players and hockey fans would initiate endless hours recounting Golden Hawk exploits. His life on the Gordon Reserve was spent haying, raising horses, working on his truck and spending time with friends. Winston was committed to providing for his family to the fullest capacity and was a long time member of the Construction and Labour Union in Regina. During the latter part of his years, Winston embraced his calling to the ministry - preaching/teaching God's word. With the support of his wife, family and friends, he founded the Lighthouse Tabernacle of Regina where he held the position of pastor until his passing. Winston was a person of integrity and honesty fulfilling his Christian duty by not allowing anything to discourage his walk with God. Winston served God without losing faith enduring the many hardships of life and his walk becoming a personal one. The family would like to thank the nurses and doctors of the Pasqua Hospital, and William Booth Special Care Home who were involved with Winston's care during the past few months. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 17, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. in Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Ave. A service will be held at Gordon First Nation Gymnasium on Saturday, April 19, 2003. Time to be announced in Thursday's newspaper. Interment in Gordon First Nation Cemetery.

GORDON-NAMETH - Sarah Jane Gordon-Nameth (White Buffalo Calf Woman) passed away, surrounded by members of her family, after a brief hospital stay on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at the Pasqua Hospital. She is survived by her sister; Theresa (Wayne) Gordon, special brothers-in-law Henry Bird and Alex Crowchild, sisters-in-law Viola Gordon, Janet Wapooseyan and Beatrice Daniels, son-in-law; Laurie Blaser and Sarah's loving Children, Ivy Hall (Colors), Linda Gordon-Zimmer (Roy), Jerry Nelson (Diane), Wendy Zacher and Terry Nameth (Linda); grandchildren; Cory Bitternose, Sonya Scales, Shauntay Gordon, Shawn Gordon, Anthony Scales, Donovan Gordon, Clint Zacher, Del Bitternose, Dwayne Zacher, Charmaine Gordon, Tracey Gordon. Trevor Zacher, John Blaser, Sarah Blaser and, Kyle Kennedy, Mathew Nelson, Mark Nelson, Jonathan Nelson, James Nelson, Brandan Nameth, Nicholas Nameth, Great-grandchildren; Brittney, Chelleah, Sky, Sheldon, Shay, Shem, Sierra, S'kara, Shawn, Kaleb, Alexis, Braiden, Tyrone, Sasha, Harmony, Dominic, Shya, Marcus, Ethan, Brayden, Payton, Tessa, Rachel, Great-grandchildren: LaShawn, Cashis, LaTeesha, LaMarcus, Adopted sisters; Louise Rain, Gerdie Budd and Molly Crowbuffalo, Adopted Children: Joseph Manitopyes, Norma Key, Josie Crowchild, Perry Bellegarde, Janice Kruger, Leonard Norwest, Daisy Kaiswatum, Wallace Fox and Sharon Ferguson and Frank Asapass. Goddaughter; Dolly Gordon, Mathilda Lavalley, Godson; Joseph Bitternose, Special Nephews: David Bird, George Longman and William Whitehawk, Dean Wapooseyan, Special Niece: Sandra Gordon, Special Grandsons: Ashley Whitehawk, Roger Littlechief, Lance Mcnab, Timmy Crowchild, Special Granddaughterís: Brenda Ganter, Gladys Crowchild, and numerous nephewís and nieces. Our mother loved her family singing group, Grey Buffalo and travelled with them: George Longman, Jeff Longman, Danny Longman, William Whitehawk, Ashley Whitehawk, Branden Longman, Tommy Longman, Jeremy Longman, Stoney Cyr, Jerome Longman, Jason Bitternose, Desirae Twist, Kenton Longman. Sarah has many Grandchildren, who were named after her, one of these special Great-Granddaughter from Fort McMurray is Gabrielle Sarah Ann Ganter, her sisters and brother loved their kokum. Sarah is predeceased by her husband Frank Nameth and her mother Agnes Gordon, father David Moses Gordon, Sisters: Mary Bird and Helen Crowchild, Brotherís; Noel Gordon, Moses Gordon, Benjamin Gordon and Winston Gordon, Daughter; Eileen Blaser, Son, Gordon Bitternose and Great Grandson; Shane Mckay. Our mother travelled for many year's caring for people traditionally, she was very giving to others and opened her home to others in need. She also had special love for the Errol (Roberta) Eashappie and daughterís who were a part of her life until her return to the Lord. Pallbearers will be her Grandson's. Wake service will be held to celebrate and honor the life of our Mother at the George Gordon School Gym at 5:00 p.m. on May 27th and Funeral Service will be held on Monday May 28th at 12:00 p.m. on the George Gordon First Nation. Officiating the Service will be Reverand Clark Stevenson and Pastor Sylvestor Taylor, Shilo Assembly.

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HUNTER - Clifford Peter. It is with great sorrow that the family of Clifford Peter Hunter (Kajuice) of Gordon First Nation announce his journey into the Spirit world, Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at Lakeview Lodge, Standing Buffalo First Nation. Clifford was born August 9, 1935 at Muskowekwan First Nation, but resided on the Gordon First Nation. He was predeceased by his paternal grandparents, Harry and Sarah (Bruce) Hunter. Maternal grandparents Mike and Mary Longman. Parents Peter and Helen (Longman) Hunter, wife Mildred (Blind), children: Janice Bitternose, Kathy Pratt, aunts: Rosa Oochoo, Mary Jane Wolfe and Bertha Longman. Clifford leaves to cherish his memory, children: Elaine Cyr, Mike (Helen) Hunter, Choppy (Marilyn) Hunter, Slim (Rose) Hunter, Dayle Hunter, Bubba (Pam) Hunter, Blackie (Marlene) Hunter, Tata (Wayne) Dustyhorn, Vern Hunter, Sheldon (Christine) McNab, Rae-Anne McNab, Oscar (Lana) McNab, Loalan (Baron) Terry, Clifton Hunter, Janice Hunter, Helen Hunter and Allan Hunter. Brother, William (Barbara) Key. Numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and family members in the Oochoo family, Vivian Wolfe and Longman family, special aunt Lucy (Frank) Cyr. Clifford cowboyed all his life and loved horses, and his legacy lives on through his children. He rode in many a rodeo throughout Saskatchewan, Alberta and Manitoba and parts of the USA, but he left his heart in Montana. He loved to tell stories of his rodeoing days to anyone who would listen and always had an excellent story to tell. Clifford had a great sense of humour and was able to make people laugh right up to the day he left this world. Special thanks to the caring staff at Lakeview Lodge, Home Care aide, Linda Pruden and Tiffany Goodwill who spent time with Clifford at Lakeview Lodge. The wake to honor Clifford will be held on Friday, February 9, 2007 at 4:00 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation. The Funeral Service will be held Saturday, February 10, 2007 at 2:00 P.M. with Reverends Arthur Anderson and Victoria Young, officiating. Interment will be in St. Luke's Cemetery.

HUNTER - Michael (January 7, 1956 - August 13, 2013). It is with deep sadness we announce the sudden passing of Michael Earl Hunter (January 7, 1956 - August 13, 2013). Predeceased by his Grandparents John & Ethel (nee Pratt) Blind and Peter & Helen (nee Longman) Hunter, Parents Mildred & Clifford Hunter Sr., Infant Son, George. He leaves to mourn his children Shannon (Jesse) McKay, Ernie (Rebecca), Danielle (Terrence), Megan (Merv), Autumn Charnelle, Joseph, Trey, Gary, Horace, Demoley, Wife Helen, Siblings Choppy Slim (Rose), Dayle, Bubba (Pam), Blackie (Marlene), Tata (Bocky), Vern, Elaine, Sheldon, Rae Anne, Oscar, Janice, Clifton, Helen, Allen and Lou Ellen, 33 grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Mike was raised by his maternal grandparents for the first few years of his life. Although he did not complete his high school education, he quickly found employment in Val Marie, SK as a ranch hand. Mike later returned to Gordon First Nation and worked at the PFRA pasture. He became a special Constable with the RCMP in 1978. Mike was first stationed in Sandy Bay, SK. Here he met and married Maggie Morin. He was later stationed in Montreal Lake, SK. In 1985, he retired and returned to Gordon First Nation - raising his family. He served on council for Gordon First Nation and began practicing his culture and traditions. Mike had an affection for the grape vine and was somewhat of a trickster with his stories. Wake will be held in the Old Gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Sunday, August 18, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held Monday, August 19, at 2:00 p.m. in the same location, with elders officiating. Interment to follow at St. Lukes Cemetery. The family requests no children present at the wake.

HUNTER - Mildred Jean (nee Blind). It is with deep sorrow we announce that on January 25, 2004 our dear Mother, Kokum, sister and auntie; Mildred Jean Hunter went to be with her Lord Jesus. She is predeceased by her parents John and Ethel Blind, brothers Sidney, Ernie and John R., sisters Violet and Irene, nephew Sidney Blind and parents-in-law Helen and Peter Hunter. Mildred is survived by her brother Dix Blind, sisters Joan Pratt, Pearl Nobiss and Etheline Blind, her children; Mike (Helen), Choppy (Mooky), Slim (Rose), Dayle, Bubba (Pam), Blackie (Marlene), Tata (Wayne), Vern. Special sister-in-law Bernadette and dear friend Shirley, special granddaughters, Stacy and Autumn, God child/great-granddaughter Tianna, grandchildren, Shannon, Ernie, Danielle, Megan, Charnelle, Joseph, Trey, Justin, Jackie, Brodie, Dallas, Jasmine Blind, Candace Pratt, Jordyn, Jenicah, Brooke, Logan, Duckie, Joey, Levi, Rollie, Ty, Ryan, Lane, Wyatt, Justin Hayward, Ivan Morin, Michael McNab; seven other great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, friends, and other relatives. We will Celebrate Her Life on Thursday, January 29, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. in the Gordon Gymnasium Gordon First Nation this would have been her sixty-fifth birthday. Rev. Ken Buchan, Rev. Arthur Anderson and Rev. Dale Gillman, officiating. Burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation. The Wake will be held on Wednesday, January 28, 2004 at 4:00 p.m. at the Gordon Gymnasium.

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JESSOP - Brennan Thomas, late of Punnichy, SK, passed away on Friday, August 29, 2003 at the time of his birth. Brennan leaves to mourn his parents Andrea and Paul Jessop; sister Darian; brother Tai Rhys; grandparents Irene and John Walter of Punnichy, and Emlyn and Donna Jessop of Calgary, AB; as well as numerous uncles, aunts and cousins. The Wake will be held on Sunday, August 31, 2003 at 5:00 PM in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK. The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, September 1, 2003 at 1:00 PM, Rev. Arthur Anderson officiating also in Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. Burial will follow at St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

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KAKAKAWAY - Antonio Blaze, born April 2, 1999, passed away at the Regina General Hospital on Friday, October 27, 2000. Predeceased by his great grandmother Ina Kakakaway; great-great-aunt Elsie Sunkawasti; great-great uncles Maurice, Harry, Victor and Ross Kakakaway; great-grandparents George and Alice Longman; great aunt Ramona Whitehawk; great uncle William Longman; aunts; Prairie Dawn Twist and Pamela Whitehawk; great-great grandparents Clara and Joseph Cyr, Antonio is survived by his parents Shane Kakakaway and Celeste Dawn Whitehawk; great-great grandfather James Kakakaway; great grandparents MaryJane and Charles Snowden; grandparents: Shirley Whitehawk, Keitha Kakakaway (Cookie) and Gerard Slaney (Mushie); great aunts: Brenda Longman, Shawna Longman (George Sayer), Helen Messer (Rick), Carol Longman (John), Sharon Snowden (Kenny Colegrave); great uncles; Charlie Cyr (Lana), Albert Longman (Lori), Wilfred Longman (Val), George Longman (Cissy), Daniel Longman (Lisa), Jeffery Longman (Charlene), Pastor Ernie (Bernice) Kakakaway; aunts: Vanessa Mac Redwood and Feather Kakakaway; uncles: Clifton Kakakaway, Troy Fabien Whitehawk, Gregory Louis Redwood; cousins: Joseph, Shianna, Kiara, Amanda and Chelsea; God parents: Quenton Bitternose and Lauralee Acoose; and numerous other relatives. Public Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 31, 2000 from 3-5 P.M. in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave., Regina, Sask. Wake to follow in the Gordon First Nation School Gymnasium. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, November 1, 2000 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation School Gymnasium. Interment to follow in the Longman Cemetery.

KEY - Evelyn Jean. Predeceased by loving mate Vincent Lerat, sons Donald, Thomas Kevin Manitopyes, parents George and Emily Key, sister Lillian Key, special friend Tommy Manitopyes. Evelyn was called home to be with the Lord on January 28, 2009. She leaves to mourn her loving daughter Loretta (Dallas), dear granddaughters Emily, Allie, Tienna, Chaisy, Janine, Kevin, brother William (Barbara), sisters Margaret, Iva, Georgina (Tyrone) and Norma. As well as numerous nieces and nephews. Wake service: 1514 11th Ave. Saturday, Jan. 31 7:00 p.m. Wake will be held at Gordon First Nation on February 1 at 4:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on February 2 at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow.

KORCHOWSKI - Mike Korchowski (1932 - 2010). Mike passed away peacefully at home on March 23, 2010 at the age of 77 years. A wake will be held today, March 26, 2010 at 4:00 P.M. at Gordon First Nation. Funeral Service to be held on Saturday, March 27, 2010 at 1:00 P.M.

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LAW - Christina (nee Anderson) Twist Law (February 25, 1927 - December 30, 2013). Christina passed away peacefully on Monday Dec. 30, 2013 with her family by her side. She was predeceased by her parents; Sam and Sarah Anderson; (Otto Hoffman) husbands Gilbert Twist and Eric Law; sister Agnes; brothers Eric, and Oliver; grandchildren Angie, Orval and Prairie Dawn. Chris leaves behind sister Gladys; sons Tom (Shanie) and Sam; special daughter Bev; Grandchildren Chris (Gloria), Cissy (Jon), Laverna (Adam), Samantha (Shaun), Kelly, Tara (Mike), Tania, T.J. (Byron); numerous nieces and nephews, great and great-great-grandchildren. Chris will be sadly missed, but we have many treasured memories of her. Wake will be held in the New Gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask. Friday, January 3, 2014, at 4:00 pm. The Funeral Service will be held Saturday January 4, at 11:00 am in the same location.

LOCKHART - Alvin William "Billy", Kihewa Ka Kakamachi Kot Eagle Who Saved My Life, age 25 of Gordon First Nation passed away tragically on Friday, November 25, 2005 at Oyen, AB. Alvin was predeceased by his mother Monica Eileen Lockhart; grandmother Mary Lockhart of Snow Drift Band, North West Territories; grandfathers Joseph Thomas Desjarlais of Muskowekwan First Nation, Percy Sangrey of Poundmaker First Nation; Aunt Lorraine Sangrey; Uncles: Ricky Desjarlais and Vincent Bruce; cousins: Matthew Desjarlais, Allan Joseph Paquachan/ Desjarlais; Alvin is survived by his loving wife Chastity Pratt; children: Ivory and William Pratt-Lockhart; Grandparents: Fredeline Desjarlais (Mom), Robert and Sandra Pratt, and father Alvin Daniel Sangret; mother-in-law Kym Pratt and Marn Kinequon; father-in-law Kenny Manitopyes; brothers and sisters: Joe Baur, Danielle, Ricky, J.C., Bailey, Colin, Daniel, Keestin; Aunt Shirley Fields, North West Territories; sister-in-laws Janna, Avis, Dakota and Whitney Pratt, nephew Damien Desjarlais; uncles and aunts: Derek, Vernon (Lisa), Cheryle (Maurice), Darlene (Mike), Denise. Special friends Frank E. Cyr, Vincent Oochoo, Dallas Gordon, Tristan Arnold, Ryan Cyr, Kevin and Lee Meechance and Jeremy Desjarlais; as well as numerous friends and cousins. Alvin was raised with cousins who were close to him, Melissa, L.J., Justin and Keith. A Wake will take place at 5:00 P.M. on Friday, December 2, 2005 in the old gym, Gordon First Nation. The Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, December 3, 2005, in the old gym, Gordon First Nation. Burial will follow at Muskowekwan First Nation. Alvin was loved by all who knew him. He will be greatly missed, always remembered and forever in our hearts.

LONGMAN - Bertha (nee Hunter). On Saturday, November 20, 2004, the Creator called Bertha, beloved mother and Kokum, home. She was predeceased by her parents Harry and Sarah Hunter; and her siblings Anna Lucy, Marie Marguerite, Charles Guillaume, Isabel Mildred, Joseph, Napoleon, Andrew, Peter, Mary Jane and Rosa. She is also predeceased by her children Mary Lillian, Margaret, Alma Beatrice, Shirley Rose, Marlene Virginia Ann, Mary, Eileen Marie and Patricia Ann; daughter-in-law Esther; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Bertha is survived by her sons Melvin Sr., Daniel Sr. (Marlyn) and Howard as well as 61 grandchildren; 153 great grandchildren; 61 great great grandchildren; special niece Vivian Wolfe and nephew Clifford Hunter Sr. The Wake will be held on Monday, November 22, 2004 at 4:00 P.M. in Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, November 23, 2004, at 2:00 P.M. in Gordon First Nation Gymnasium with Rev. Ken Buchan, Rev. Arthur Anderson and Elder Albert Oochoo officiating with burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

LONGMAN - Delaney Shaun "Egg" Spirit Thunderbird Coming in the Lead (July 15, 1980 - March 17, 2012). On Saturday, March 17, 2012, the Creator saw he was tired and took him back to the Spirit World. Delaney was predeceased by brothers Lawrence and Donovan Longman; special mother Marlene Longman; grandparents Lillian and Alfred Bitternose, Noella Wolfe; great-grandma Bertha Longman. Left to mourn are his loving wife Nicole; his loving cat Famous; daughter Alexis Joey Windigo; parents Vivian and Lawrence Wolfe, Raymond Pelletier; mother and father-in-law Mike Jr. and Irma Assoon; sisters Leigh (Kamal), Melanie (Clarence), Danita (Jason), Candace (Irvin), Marileen (Daniel); brothers Phillip (Kendra), Joey, Darrell (Tanya), Kenny (Sherri), Dwayne, Bradley (Jen), Shaun (Robyn), Brandon (Melissa); numerous nephews and nieces; best friends Mike Windigo, Julius Manitopyes, and Sheldon Pratt. Wake will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. at Gordon's Old Gym, George Gordon First Nation. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 23, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. also at Gordon's Old Gym.

LONGMAN - Edward Roy, late of Gordon First Nation, Sask., passed away on Tuesday, July 13, 2004 at the age of 62 years. Predeceased by his mother Mary Longman; father Michael Longman, daughter Karen Ewenin, six brothers Clifford, Benny, George, Martin, Joseph and Randy Longman; three sisters Emma, Flora and Helen Longman. Edward will be sadly missed and remembered by his five children Diane, Jennifer (Terry), Darwin (Melanie), Kevin (Tricia) and Cory (Wendy). He also leaves to mourn three sisters Lucy (Frank), Roseanne (Tom) and Christine (George); four brothers Fred, Lloyd (Phyllis), Clarence and Michael (Linda); and numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends. Special thanks to the nurses and staff at the Wascana Rehabilitation Centre who cared and looked after him in the last fifteen years. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK with Father Nguyen of Sacred Heart Parish, Raymore, SK and Rev. Ron Quewezance of Salvation Army Church, Regina, officiating. The Burial will follow at Longman Cemetery, Gordon First Nation, SK. The Wake will be held on Friday, July 16, 2004 at 5:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium.

LONGMAN - Lorraine Nelda Longman passed away on December 24, 2012 in Saskatoon. She was born on March 29, 1949 at Gordons First Nations, Saskatchewan to parents, Emma Longman and Victor Gordon. Her family includes, grandparents, Mary (Pelletier) and Michael Longman and siblings, Mary (Stonne), Dave, Gary, Sarah, Janice, Joseph, and George and Victor Longman. Her children are Mary, Richard, Gerry, Valery, Randy, Sandy and Darcy Longman and her grandchildren are: Art; Cheyenne, Richard, Tashiena, Matthew Mckayla; Dakota, Raelynn; Tona; Sorin, Fallon; Ashley, Sammy and Bryson. The funeral will take place at Gordon First Nations Hall, with the wake starting at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 26th and the burial at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 27th.

LONGMAN - Margaret Anne Longman (1963 - 2009). Margaret passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2009 in Regina, SK at the age of 45 years. Wake will be held on Thursday, June 11, 2009 at 4:00 P.M. at Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. Funeral Service will be on Friday, June 12, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. at Gordon First Nation Gymnasium.

LONGMAN - Randy Ian Joseph. In loving memory of Randy Ian Joseph Longman, who passed away tragically on March 21, 2001, at the age of 42 years. He was predeceased by his loving parents Michael and Mary; his brothers Martin, Clifford, George Sr., Joseph and nephew Georgie; sisters Emma, Flora and Helen. He is survived by his children Ian, Chantel, Destinee, Natasha and Curtis. He will be sadly missed by his brothers Fred, Edward, Clarence, Lloyd (Phyllis), Michael (Linda), Glen (Ceceile), Victor, Dave; sisters Lucy (Frank), Roseanne, Christine (George) and Carol (John) as well as numerous nephews, nieces and special friends Joanne, Tom and Karen. He will always be remembered for his wild sense of humor and his gift of laughter. A Service will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2001 at 1:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave., Regina, SK. A Wake will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2001 commencing at 5:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 30, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium with Archdeacon Ken Buchan, officiating. The Burial will follow in the Longman Cemetery.

LONGMAN - Ricky Allen Longman (November 18, 1983 - October 27, 2011). It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our loved one. Ricky was predeceased by his father Merlin Longman and his brother Rusty James Harasym. "Don't grieve for me, for now I'm free; I took his hand when I heard him call; I turned my back and left it all. If my parting has left a void; then fill it with remembered joy. My life's been full, I savoured so much; good friends, good times, a loved one's touch. A friendship shared, a laugh, a kiss; ah yes, these things, I too, will miss. Perhaps my time seemed all too brief; don't lengthen it now with undue grief. Lift up your hearts and share with me; God wanted me now, he set me free." Ricky was laid to rest on November 4, 2011 at Longman Cemetery, Gordon First Nation. Will always be in our memory - Harasym & Longman Family

LONGMAN - Rose (July 9, 1944 - December 20, 2012). Rose passed away peacefully at home on December 20, 2012. She was predeceased by her parents Mary and Michael Longman; siblings Emma, Martin, George, Edward, Joseph, Randy, and Lucy; eldest son Merlin, and grandsons Ricky and Rusty. Rose was loved by her family and everyone who knew her. A wake for Rose will be held in the old gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at 4 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held Thursday, Dec. 27, at 2 p.m., in the same location. Interment to follow at Longman family cemetery, George Gordon First Nation.

LONGMAN - Terry Longman (Raining Thunder) 1984 - 2011. Terry passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 24, 2011. Terry's wake will be held on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 4:00 PM at Gordon's First Nation Gymnasium. Funeral will be held on Friday, April 29, 2011 at 1:00 PM.

LONGMAN-MCDOUGALL - Dante. Kristen and Christopher announce the unexpected passing of their son on Monday, March 10, 2008 at the age of 2 months old. Dante is survived by his parents Kristen Longman and Christopher McDougall, brother Deshawn and sister Iesha, maternal grandmother Linda Buckoski, maternal grandfather Michael Longman, paternal grandmother Teresa McDougall, uncles; Jason and Shane Longman and Tyrell and Timothy McDougall, aunts; Jasmine & Desaray (Chris P. & cousin Trevon McDougall). A wake will be held on Friday, March 14, 2008, followed by 2:00 pm Funeral Services on Saturday, March 15, 2008 at Gordon's First Nations, George Gordon's Gymnasium. Dante we will love and miss you always!

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MATECHUCK- Rina May Matechuck (Wapan) We are sad to announce the sudden passing of our beloved, Rina Matechuck (Wapan). She passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 16, 2010. Rina was a beautiful, smart, funny, spiritual young woman who was very free spirited. Rina was a great mother to her children and enjoyed living life to the fullest. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends that she touched in the short time she had with us. Rina is predeceased by her grandparents (both sides); nephew, Dalan Friday; cousin, Lisa Wapan. Rina leaves behind her husband, Marvin Pratt and her children, Celine, Adrianna, Brandon, Daylin, Jenivieve, Katrice, Krishau, Kashton, Daniel and Leah; her parents, Wayne (Janell) Wapan and Lorraine (Rodney) Matechuck; her siblings, Victoria, Adam, Stephanie, Colton and Sabrina along with numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. A Wake will be held at 4:00 P.M. on Thursday, January 21, 2010 at Gordon's First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon's First Nation, SK. Funeral will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, January 22, 2010 at Gordon's First Nation Gymnasium.

MCNAB - Angus (August 26, 1913 - March 1, 2001). Angus McNab, late of Gordon First Nation, SK, was predeceased by his wife Agnes; three sons in infancy; parents Colin McNab and Hattie Whitecloud; step-mother Agnus McNab; sisters and brothers Mabel Bitternose, Arthur McNab, Edwin McNab, Bella DuFour and Jean McNab. Angus is survived by his daughter Merla Copeland; step-son Ronnie McNab; granddaughters Sheryl of Switzerland, Brenda and Donna both of Alberta; brother Victor McNab and sister Pearl LaPlante as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Angus was a proud man who fought bravely for the Great White Mother and his country in the European theatre of the Second World War. When Angus returned from the war he continued his occupation as a craftsman while living on Gordon First Nation. Also, Angus was an active member in the Saskatchewan First Nation Veterans' Association until his health began to restrict these activities. All First Nation Veterans will be Honorary Pallbearers. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK with Archdeacon Ken Buchan, officiating. The Burial will follow in the Gordon First Nation Cemetery. Prayers will be said on Sunday, March 4, 2001 at 7:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave., Regina, SK. A Wake will be held on Monday, March 5, 2001 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium.

MCNAB - Beverly "Bev" Gilbert McNab (September 19, 1949 - March 7, 2012). On Wednesday, March 7, 2012, Bev McNab, beloved husband of Leona McNab, George Gordon First Nation, passed away peacefully at the age of 62 years.Bev was predeceased by his parents: Gilbert & Katie McNab; his youngest son Terrance (TM) McNab; siblings: Clarence, Joe, Audrey, Kathlene, Marlene and Elaine. Bev is survived by his wife, Leona; children: Jackie (Jack), Darren (Karen), Cheryl, Tracy (Richard), Anna and Melanie; grandson's Darcy and Eddie McNab, whom Bev and Leona raised; dear to his heart, great-grandsons Jacoby, Kashden and Dallas, as well as 29 very special grandchildren; 3 sisters, Alice (Clarence) Pratt, Agnes Sinclair and Lorna (Fred) Henry; 1 brother Leslie McNab; many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Bev was an accomplished musician who loved to play and teach guitar and fiddle. He played with the Echoes of Touchwood who won at the Aboriginal Awards on November 18, 2011. A celebration of Bev's life will begin with a wake starting at 4:00 pm, Sunday, March 11, 2012, George Gordon First Nation gymnasium. Funeral service will start at 2 pm, Monday, March 12, 2012. Burial to follow at St Luke's Cemetary.

MCNAB - Celina Olive (July 13, 1951 - December 16, 2007) 56 years of age. It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend. She was predeceased by her parents, Leonard & Barbara McNab; brothers, Albert & Kenneth; sisters, Linda & Anne; grandson, Samuel. She leaves to cherish her loving memory: companion, Mike Korchowski; special grandchildren, Rachelle, Renee & Nathaniel; her children, Mike (Denise), Sheldon Loalan (Barron), Rae-Ann (Richard), Oscar (Lana), adopted son Wes Keewatin and adopted daughter Julia Cote; siblings, Martha (Lester), Tom (Patricia), Allan (Sandra), Mike (Susie), Lloyd, Donna (Chuck), Glenna (Lester), John (Arlene) and Cheryl (Bob); numerous grandchildren whom she loved very much; nieces; nephews; aunts; uncles; cousins and special friend Carol Flaman. The family would like to thank the Doctors & Nurses from 5A & MPICU for the care they gave Celina. A wake will be held at the George Gordon First Nation Gymnasium on Wednesday, December 19 at 4:00 p.m. Funeral will be Thursday, December 20 at 11:00 a.m. at the George Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. Interment to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

MCNAB - Charles Curtis (May 12, 1966 - October 3, 2007). It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Charlie. Predeceased by his father, Victor Goforth; sisters, Leonda and Victoria; grandfather Dan Pelletier; grandmothers Maude and Blanche. Left to mourn his memory are his mother, Sylvia McNabb; brother Clinton (Shannon); sister Sheila (Ray); nephews: Tico, Taylor, Tylar, Terrance and Dustin; nieces: Trisha, Tonya and Missy; and special aunt Darlene Fisher. Services will begin on Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 7:00 PM at The Gathering Place, Regina, SK. A wake will be held at the Gordon First Nation Gym, George Gordon First Nation, SK on Friday, October 12, 2007 beginning at 4:00 PM and the funeral service will be Saturday, October 13, 2007 at 2:00 PM with burial to follow at the South Side Cemetery, Pastor Clark Stevenson Officiating. The family would like to thank the community of George Gordon First Nation for their support during this difficult time.

MCNAB - Charles Maynard McNab, born December 4, 1939, late of the Gordon First Nation, was called home by the loving Creator passing away in Yorkton, Sask., on Tuesday, April 26, 2005. He was predeceased by his parents Edwin and Olive McNab, two sisters Marlene (Rags) McNab and Myrtle (Dolly) Koski; sons, Floyd (Beaver), Richard and his wife and his first wife Muriel second wife Irene and two grandchildren. Maynard leaves to mourn his passing, his companion Gloria Kitchemonia one son Kevin as well as numerous grandchildren and greatgrandchildren also many friends and relatives. The Wake will be held on Thursday, April 28, 2005 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, April 29, 2005 at 2:00 P.M in the Gordon Gymnasium. Burial to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery.

MCNAB - Christine Larose McNab (1991 - 2011). Christine went to be with the creator on Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at the age of 19 years. Left to cherish her memory are her mothers, Cheryl (Bob) Akapew; Donna (Chuck); brothers, Conrad (Twyla) Russell (Bonnie) Mitchell (Leah), sisters; Nicole (Pat), Priscilla, Miranda (Jesse), Kerry (Jullian), Shanna and Claire as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces & nephews. Wake will be held on Friday, January 14, 2011 at 4:00 PM at Gordon First Nation old school gymnasium. Service will also be held there on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at 1:00 PM with burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery Gordon First Nation.

MCNAB - Danielle Faye. In our hearts forever…..it is with great sorrow that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved “Crusher”. Danielle Faye McNab was born on November 1, 1983 and passed away May 17, 2014. She will be welcomed in Heaven by her father, Brian “Bazz” Bitternose; her maternal grandparents Leslie and Teresa McNab and her paternal Kokum Evelyn Bitternose. Her memories will be forever cherished by her partner, Levi Gordon and children; Tovie, Kimbralee, Nihkosis and Jesse James; her mother Lucille (Ivan); Moshum William Bitternose; sisters: Terry-Lynn (Mozz) and Stephanie; brother Utin Machiskinic; nieces Demary (Jeff Jr.), Jayleen, Nitanis, Johniya, Talia, Autumn and Wynter; nephews Chazz (Ali), Aiden, Jacob, Bazz, Johnnie, Utin Jr ; grandchildren Xavier, Xadrian and Annaleigh; special friends Nicole Longman, Kendra Morris, Roberta Desjarlais and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Crusher will be forever remembered as being extremely protective and committed to her family and friends. She had an exceptionally generous heart and leaves many humorous memories of her wild and crazy antics. The wake will be on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 4:00 pm, Funeral Service will be Friday, May 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the George Gordon Old Gym, George Gordon First Nation with Reverend Vicki Young Officiating. Burial to follow at St. Luke’s Church. Our family extends our heartfelt gratitude to the many family and friends whom have offered their prayers, love and support and we extend our prayers to our community, George Gordon First Nation and to the community of Sandy Bay at this sorrowful time. Our treasured Crusher will be forever missed and forever loved… gone but never forgotten.

MCNAB - Devontae Samuel Dwain. It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Devontae Samuel Dwaine McNab at the tender age of 5 months. Devontae was predeceased by great grandfather Joe McNab and great grandparents Maxine Bitternose & Lawrence Geddes. Uncles Sam, Gary & Nooty. Aunties Cheryl & Shiela. Devontae is survived by his parents Billy McNab & Kristy Cyr, brother Jayrian. Grandparents Ron (Crystal), Laurenda (Vince), Jay, Arlene (Ron). Great Grandparents Sarah McNab, Noel (Rosemary), Marina (Bernie), Winston. Special uncle Lionel & Kokum Karen and numerous other family members. A Wake will be held on Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 2pm at the Gordon's First Nation gym. The funeral will be held on Friday, September 16th, 2011 at 2pm Gordon Gym.

MCNAB - Floyd Charles McNab, late of Punnichy, Sask., born October 24, 1958, left to be with the Creator on Saturday, March 13, 2004 at the age of 45 years. Floyd was predeceased by his mother Muriel; sister Delores; grandparents Edwin and Olive McNab and Alex and Hazel Whitehawk; two aunts Marlene (Rags) McNab and Myrtle (Dolly) Koski; two brothers Richard and Terry and his step-mother Irene. Floyd, in his passing, leaves to mourn his father Maynard McNab; brothers Kevin and William; sister Tiffany; daughter Amber and her children and many other relatives. The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, March 18, 2004 at 2:00 PM in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation with Rev. Arthur Anderson and Rev. Dale Gillman, officiating. Burial to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery. The Wake will be held on Wednesday, March 17, 2004 commencing at 5:00 PM in the Gordon Gymnasium.

MCNAB - Irving (November 3, 1943 - October 31, 2012). It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved father, brother, uncle, grandfather and great-grandfather. Irving was predeceased by his parents, Thomas and Edna McNab. Left to cherish his memory are his children; Delia (Rick), Diane, Loretta (Richard); his sisters Alma and Elsie; brother William; 22 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. A wake for Irving will be held in the Old gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Sunday, November 4, 2012, at 4:00 pm. The Funeral Service will be held Monday, November 5, at 1:00 pm, in the same location. Interment to follow at St. Lukes Cemetery, George Gordon First Nation.

MCNAB - Leslie Grant (1929 - 2012). In loving memory of our Father, Grandpa, Great-Grandpa, Great-Great Grandpa, Brother, Uncle and Brother-In-Law Leslie Grant of George Gordon First Nation who passed away peacefully, Saturday, August 11, 2012 in Fort Qu'Apelle, SK at the age of 83 years. He leaves to mourn his children; Dennis, Lorraine, Lucille (Ivan), Debbie, Marilyn (Malcolm), Gail (Steve), Cathy (Max), Allen (Margaret), William (Shelley), Geraldine (Roy) Burseth, Melvin Pratt; special grandson Dennis Jr. (Phyllis); 35 grandchildren, 67 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren; sisters Alice (Clarence) Pratt, Agnes Sinclair, Lorna (Fred) Henry; special cousins Art and Wilf Anderson. Predeceased by his loving wife Theresa (1997); parents Gilbert and Katherine McNab; infant daughter Karen, infant son Larry; 4 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren; 2 special sons-in-law; brothers; Clarence, Joe and Bev; sisters; Verna, Audrey, Marlene, Elaine and Kathleen. A wake will be held on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. and Funeral Service will be Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at the Gordon Old Gym, George Gordon First Nation, Reverend Vicky Young Officiating. To honour our father's wishes he will be cremated with a graveside service at a later date.

MCNAB - M. Joan (nee Daniels) McNab 1958 - 2011. It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of M. Joan McNab on December 1, 2011, at the age 53 years in Regina, SK. Joan was known for her kind and generous spirit and will be missed by her many friends and family who loved her. Predeceased by her grandparents Stanley & Katherine Desnomie, Albert and Justine Daniels; father in law Kenneth; brother in law Doug McNab; & sister in law Verna (Lionel) Vandale. She joins many other loving spirits. She leaves to mourn her loving husband of 39 years Lloyd McNab; parents Lucy Daniels & George (Velma) Daniels; & mother in law Ruby McNab will remember a daughter that brought happiness to many; her children Edward (Lynette), Douglas (Lorna), Tina (James), Amanda and Lloyd will honour her memory; Justine and Jackson, her very special grandchildren will continue to be cherished. She will be greatly missed by her twenty three grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Her brothers and sisters Stanley (Darlene), George (Marilyn), Sherri (Lawrence), Joseph, Candace (Travis), Terrance (Sheyenne), Vanessa (Kenny), Jovel (Keri), Jamie and adopted brother Joe (Barb) Bitternose will remember their sister with love. Joan worked for TCFS where her devotion to family and love of children were shown in her choice of career. Wake to be held at the George Gordon First Nation at the Old Gym on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. and interment to follow at St. Luke's cemetery on George Gordon First Nation.

MCNAB - Kane Darcy McNabb, (December 14, 1990 - August 24, 2007). It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Kane at the age of 16. Kane was predeceased by his great-great grandparents: Pat McNab, Irene Mike, Marceline Desjarlais, Lawrence Desjarlais, Susan Desjarlais, Josephine Pelletier, Eva Itittakoose; grandparents: Ila McNab, Cathy Itittakoose, Robert Kingfisher, Jean Paul Desjarlais, Joe Mike, Jake Mike and Joy Ananas (Harris). Kane is survived by his parents Dennis Desjarlais and Debbie McNabb; brothers: Denny McNabb, Matthew Thomas; sisters: Kristen McNabb (Chris), Rhianna McNabb, Debra McNabb; niece Brooklin; grandparents: Bryan and Theresa McNabb, Edith Desjarlais, Harvey Desjarlais (Laura); great-grandparents: Isabel McNab, Joe Desjarlais, and George Mike; special friend Lindsey Kay whom he loved dearly and numerous uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, cousins and many friends. A Wake will begin on Wednesday, August 29, 2007, at the Gordon First Nation (old gym) at 4:00 P.M. The Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, August 30, 2007, at 2:00 P.M. Interment to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

MCNAB - Lila Jane "Ila" born April 24, 1964 passed away on July 23, 2005. Ila was predeceased by her father Patrick McNab, brothers Calvin Robert McNab and Delbert George McNab, grandparents John and Jessie Gambler (maternal) Albert and Jane McNab (Paternal). Ila is survived by Isabel McNab (mother), brothers, Bryan (Teresa), Leon (Mary), Mike (Glenda), Albert, Ron (Theresa), sisters Frances (Ron) Rosebluff, Debra Gardipy, Brenda (Martin) Lightning. Adopted children Shannon Lightning, Ron Gardipy, Junior Gardipy and Roy McNab, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. The wake will be held at the Gordon Gym on the Gordon First Nation at 4:00 P.M. Tuesday, July 26, 2005. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, July 27, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gym, with Rev. Ken Buchan, officiating. Burial in St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

MCNAB - Leonda Lynn. On Monday, April 30, 2001 Leonda Lynn McNab, late of Calgary and formerly of Gordon First Nation, Sask., passed away at the age of 33 years. She was predeceased by her grandmothers Blanche McNab and Maude Goforth; her grandfather Dan Pelletier; her dad Victor Goforth and several other relatives. Leonda is survived by her son Dustin; daughter Leonda Dawn; mother Sylvia McNab; brothers Charlie and Clinton; sister Sheila (Ray); her special nephew Terrence; her great-grandmother Olive Hunter; special aunts Cora, Gloria and Darlene; her step-dad Bob and her special friend Roy Mayoh as well as numerous grandmothers, grandfathers, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, Sask with Pastor Clark Stevenson, officiating. The Burial will follow in Gordon South End Cemetery. A Wake will be held on Friday, May 4, 2001 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium.

MCNAB - Martin Philip. It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our loved one, Martin Philip, on April 23, 2005. Martin was born November 1, 1965 and passed away at age 39 following a lengthy illness. Left to mourn his passing is his mother, Verna; his sisters Marlene (Bob), Shawna (Brad), Joanne (Gene), and Lisa (Joseph); his son, Martin Jr; his nieces, Christin, Kelly, and Taliyah; his nephews, Mike, Chad, Cody, and Caylan; and his numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was predeceased by his step-dad, Lionel and his dad, Leslie; his maternal grandparents, Kenneth & Emily McNab; his paternal grandparents, John & Isabelle Bitternose and his special cousin, Errol Pratt. Martin was an avid sports fan and he loved to read. His interests ranged from current events to conspiracy theories. His sense of humour brought laughter and warmth to all of us, right up to the very end. Martin found comfort as his spiritual beliefs grew and we take comfort in knowing he was embraced by our Lord. Martin will be greatly missed by all who knew him and will be forever loved and always remembered. The wake will be held at the Gordon First Nation gymnasium on Monday, April 25 at 4:00 p.m. with the funeral service to follow on Tuesday, April 26 at 2:00 p.m. "I'll love you forever, I'll like you for always, As long as I'm living, My daddy you'll be. " - Love, Lil' Marty

MCNAB - MaryAnn Helen (nee Gull) McNab. With loving family at her bedside, MaryAnn Helen McNab (nee Gull) of the Gordon First Nation passed peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 29th, 2007. Predeceased by her parents, Sam and Christine Gull, one son Wayne Robert Gull-McNab, one grandson, 3 sisters Helen Gull, Rosann Gruvelle, Florence House and brother Louis Gull. Thos left to cherish her memory are her husband of 40 years, Melvin McNab, her children, Cindy (Brian) Bisson, Sam, Troy (Alana), Donnette (Laverne) Faithful, Aaron (Connie), Anthony, Eric, Jordan and Darcie. She also leaves 25 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren all of whom will miss their loving `Kookoo'. MaryAnn is also survived by her Waswanipi First Nation family; stepmother Helen Gull, brothers and sisters Margo Meir, Winnie Happyjack, Jackie Gull, Charlotte Cooper, Jeannie Beck, Lily Sutherland, Jacqueline Barney, Dorothy Happyjack and Emily Mianscum; and also her family and friends on the Gordon First Nation. Others whom have shared her home and her heart are Lorraine McNab, Lucille McNab, Marilyn Hunter, Miranda McNab, Albert McNab, Delores McNab, Shelley McNab, Eva Metatawabin and Sylvia Nagy.A dedicated employee of the St. Joseph's Integrated Care Centre, MaryAnn retired in 2006 after 25 years of service. Her faith in God was inspiring to all who knew and loved her and she will be greatly missed. The family would like to thank the ICU staff at Yellowknife, NWT and Pasqua Hospitals for their excellent care.A wake service will be held at the Gordon First Nation (old gym) on Friday June 1, 2007 at 4:00 pm. Funeral service will take place on Saturday, June 2, 2007 at 2:00 pm with Reverends Arthur Anderson and Cliff Reynolds officiating. Interment to follow at the St. Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

MCNAB - Samuel Clarence McNab (December 6, 1964 - January 27, 2010). Samuel was predeceased by his infant son Colin McNab, brother Gary McNab, sister Cheryl McNab, and father Joseph B. McNab, Paternal parents Gilbert(Katherine) McNab, and Maternal parents Albert (Helena) Cyr. In-laws: George, Isabel, Floyd and Kelly Matechuck. Samuel Clarence McNab passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2010, at the age of 45 years old. Samuel is survived by his wife Jocelyn McNab, daughter Chantelle(Gordy) Celeste, grandchildren Keisha, Jayden, Tyrese, and Angel. Mother Sarah McNab, sisters Donna and Jocelyn, brothers: Delbert(Sadie), Joe(Barb), Ron(Crystal), Eugene(Lisa), and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles. Samuel will be sadly missed by family and friends. Samuel loved his music, he also enjoyed his guitar, and laughter with friends and family. A wake will be held on Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 4:00 P.M. at George Gordon First Nation Gym. A Funeral service will be held on Monday, February 1, 2010 at 1:00 P.M. at George Gordon First Nation Gym. Interment to follow at St. Lukes Cemetery.

MCNAB - Sheila Fern (nee Goforth) December 13, 1968 - January 21, 2014. Shiela passed away peacefully on January 21, 2014 in Calgary. She was predeceased by her grandmother. Maude Goforth; father Victor Goforth ; bro Charles McNab, sisters Leonda and Victoria Lyn McNab; daughter Tosha McNab; Sheila is survived by her mother Sylvia McNab; bro Clinton McNab; sons Terrence, Tyler, Taylor and Tico; daughters Tonya and Trisha; nephew Dustin and niece Missy; numerous other nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles; grandchildren and great Kokum Olive Hunter. The wake will be held Monday, Jan. 27, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. at the old gym, George Gordon First Nation. The funeral will be held Tuesday, January 28 at 12:00 p.m. at the same location. Interment in the Gordon South End Cemetery.

MCNAB - William "Billy" (June 19, 1936 – December 22, 2013). William was called home to our Creator on December 22, 2013 at the age of 77 years. Wake will be held in the New Gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., Friday, December 27, 2013, at 4 pm. The Funeral Service will be held Saturday December 28, at 11 am in the same location.

MCNAB - William James. Late of Gordon's Reserve died September 30, 2005 at the age of 36 years. Predeceased by his mother Muriel (Whitehawk) McNab. Brothers Richard, Floyd, Terry McNab; Sisters, Deloris McNab, Leone Key; Survived by his loving father and step-mother William and Barbara Key, his son Lyndon Toto; Brothers Kevin McNab, Chris (Allison) Bear, Dennis McNab (nephew) Brandon Key; Sisters Tiffany (Ernie) Goodwill; Nicole (Oliver) Bear; Dee Ann (Larry) Whitehawk; Candy Bear. He will be fondly remembered by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. A Wake will be held on Monday, October 10, 2005 and Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 at 2:00 PM at Gordon's Gymnasium.

MILLER - Edward Ralph passed away suddenly February 1, 2004 at the age of 68 years. Ed was predeceased by his parents Ralph and Dorothy Miller, a son Steven in 1968 and a special uncle Fred McAvena. He is survived by his children and grandchildren, Tim Bitternose (Pam) Ryanna and Kalen; Wendy Bitternose (Cory) Tyson and Casey, Val Burgess (Al) Dale and Chris. Also his uncle Leonard McAvena (Della) and aunts Jennie Swinnerton, Irene McAvena and Emily McAvena. A memorial service will be held at the DVA Veterans Hall, 1510-12th Avenue, Regina, SK on Tuesday, February 10, 2004 at 2 pm with lunch to follow. The burial will take place in July, 2004 at St. Luke's cemetery, Gordon First Nation.

MORRIS - Bernard Leslie (November 2, 1927 – October 14, 2013). It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of Bernard (Bunzi) Morris from the George Gordon First Nation on Monday October 14, 2013 surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 85 years. He is predeceased by his parents Fred Morris and Agnes Childs; loving wife Margaret Elizabeth Morris (Kinequon) ; son Clinton Kinequon; brothers John, Sydney, Eric, Glen, and William. Bernard is survived by his sister Tanis Marshall; daughters Karen (Gene), and Debbie; son Hugh (Vicky); grandchildren Kendra (Phil), Adrian (Michelle) and Jared; great grandchildren Austin, Kayda, Nashay, Nacobin, Tawny, Taiya, and Bentley; numerous nieces and nephews., Wake will be held in the new gym of the George Gordon Education Center, George Gordon First Nation, Sask. , Thursday, October 17, 2013, at 4:00 pm. The funeral service will be held Friday October 18, at 11 am in the same location. Interment to follow at St. Luke’s Cemetery.

MORRIS - Verna Lillian (nee Pratt) December 6, 1918 – December 19, 2013. Lillian peacefully left us on Thursday, December 19, 2013. She has gone on to reunite with her family who await and welcome her. Lillian was predeceased by her parents: Alexander and Catherine (McNab) Pratt; husband William T. Morris; siblings: Gemina, Tina, Charles, George, Donald, Sandy Bennett, and Sarah. Grandsons: Kurt Morris and John Mills and Step-son Ken Pratt. Lillian leaves behind her sister, Nancy Bitternose, children: Wayne (Alice) Morris, Hazel (Derek) Mills, Derek (Helen) Morris, Dale (Bill) Gillman, William (Billy Boy) Morris, and Ian (Nadine) Morris; 22 Grandchildren, 70 Great-grandchildren, and 54 Great, Great-grandchildren. Lillian spent her life on the George Gordon First Nation. She worked at the Gordon School for many years. She was there for so long she became the mom as well as grandma to many. Lillian had many gifts. These included gardening, singing, dancing, baking, and bingo. She shared her skills with her children, grandchildren, and all she had befriended. She will be missed by her family and her community. We thank the St. Joseph’s Extended Care Centre for their commitment to caring for her.The wake was held Sat. December 21, 2013 at 4:00 pm at the George Gordon Education Centre. The funeral was held Sun. December 22, 2013 at 11:00 am at the same location.

MOOSEMAY - Bonnie Lee. On Thursday, March 17, 2005, Bonnie Lee Moosemay, age 36 years, was called home by her Creator, along with her daughter Lauren. She was predeceased by her grandparents Rosa Oochoo (Hunter), Christabelle Moosemay and Alexander Moosemay. Bonnie is survived by her loving partner Kevin Cyr; children Nathan `Ozzie' Bitternose, Jessica Moosemay and Brandi Moosemay; parents Richard Moosemay (Ivadelle) and Linda Pruden (Clayton); grandfather Albert Oochoo; brothers Richard `Mozz' Moosemay (Terry Lynn), Bradley `Picket' Moosemay, Albert `A.J' Moosemay (Amanda), Jimmy Pruden, John Moosemay and Matthew Moosemay; sisters Rosa `Eeky' Moosemay (Jason), Shannon Moosemay and Prairie Pruden; step-daughter Jordan Bitternose and special friend Lorna McNabb. Bonnie will be sadly missed by numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, community members, co-workers as well as others too numerous to mention. A Wake will be held on Tuesday, March 22, 2005 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. The Funeral will be held on Wednesday, March 23, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium with Elders Gabe Crowbuffalo, Francis Crowbuffalo and Harvey Ironeagle, officiating. The Burial will follow in the Oochoo Burial Ground. (The family kindly requests that no small children, ages 10 and under, be brought to the services for Bonnie and Lauren.)

MOOSEMAY - Lauren Nicole. On Thursday, March 17, 2005 Lauren Nicole Moosemay, at the tender age of 17, was called by her loving Creator, along with her mother Bonnie. She was also predeceased by her grandparents Nathan Bitternose and Marjorie Bitternose (Cyr), Lauren is survived by her father George Bitternose (Amanda); brothers Kenny Bitternose and Nathan `Ozzie' Bitternose; sisters Jessica Moosemay, Brandi Moosemay, Chanel and Cheyenne Sinclair and Jordan Bitternose; great-grandfather Albert Oochoo; grandparents Richard Moosemay (Ivadelle), Linda Pruden (Clayton) and special friend Ashley Desjarlais as well as her `bro's' Prairie Pruden, Dwight Oochoo, Lee Pratt, Terry McNab and Travis Oochoo; many other relatives, schoolmates, teachers, community members and all those touched by Lauren's life. A Wake will be held on Tuesday, March 22, 2005 commencing at 4:00 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. The Funeral will be held on Wednesday, March 23, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium with Elders Gabe Crowbuffalo, Francis Crowbuffalo and Harvey Ironeagle, officiating. The Burial will follow in the Oochoo Burial Ground.

MORRIS - Bernard (November 2, 1927 - October 14, 2013). It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of Bernard (Bunzi) Morris from the George Gordon First Nation on Monday October 14, 2013 surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 85 years. He is predeceased by his parents Fred Morris and Agnes Childs; loving wife Margaret Elizabeth Morris (Kinequon) ; son Clinton Kinequon; brothers John, Sydney, Eric, Glen, and William. Bernard is survived by his sister Tanis Marshall; daughters Karen (Gene), and Debbie; son Hugh (Vicky); grandchildren Kendra (Phil), Adrian (Michelle) and Jared; great grandchildren Austin, Kayda, Nashay, Nacobin, Tawny, Taiya, and Bentley; numerous nieces and nephews., Wake will be held in the new gym of the George Gordon Education Center, George Gordon First Nation, Sask., Thursday, October 17, 2013, at 4:00 pm. The funeral service will be held Friday October 18, at 11 am in the same location. Interment to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

MORRIS - Verna Lillian (nee Pratt) December 6, 1918 - December 19, 2013. Lillian peacefully left us on Thursday, December 19, 2013. She has gone on to reunite with her family who await and welcome her. Lillian was predeceased by her parents: Alexander and Catherine (McNab) Pratt; husband William T. Morris; siblings: Gemina, Tina, Charles, George, Donald, Sandy Bennett, and Sarah. Grandsons: Kurt Morris and John Mills and stepson Ken Pratt. Lillian leaves behind her sister, Nancy Bitternose, children: Wayne (Alice) Morris, Hazel (Derek) Mills, Derek (Helen) Morris, Dale (Bill) Gillman, William (Billy Boy) Morris, and Ian (Nadine) Morris; 22 grandchildren, 70 great-grandchildren, and 54 great-great-grandchildren. Lillian spent her life on the George Gordon First Nation. She worked at the Gordon School for many years. She was there for so long she became the mom as well as grandma to many. Lillian had many gifts. These included gardening, singing, dancing, baking, and bingo. She shared her skills with her children, grandchildren, and all she had befriended. She will be missed by her family and her community. We thank the St. Joseph's Extended Care Centre for their commitment to caring for her. The wake will be held Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 4:00 pm at the George Gordon Education Centre. The funeral will be held Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 11:00 am at the same location.

MORRIS - William Thomas Morris (1918 - 2011). It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of William Thomas Morris from George Gordon First Nation on Friday, February 18, 2011, surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 92 years. He is predeceased by one son Kenneth Pratt; 4 brothers John, Eric, Sidney & Glen; 2 grandsons John Mills & Kurt Morris. He leaves to mourn his wife of 69 years Lillian; brother Bernard Morris; sister Tannis (Doug) Marshall; 6 children Wayne (Alice) of George Gordon First Nation, Hazel (Derek) Mills of Sioux Lookout, ON, William Jr. of George Gordon First Nation, Dale (Bill) Gillman of Punnichy, Derek (Helen) of George Gordon First Nation, Ian (Nadine) of Fort Qu'Appelle; 22 grandchildren, 75 great grandchildren; and40 great great grandchildren. William was born at Kutawa and lived on George Gordon Fist Nation for most of his life farming and raising cattle. He was employed as George Gordon First Nation's Welfare Administrator, and was a bus driver and band councilor for many years. He will be fondly remembered by all who knew him for his stories, jokes, and rhymes that he could tell at any given timenice ones and not so nice ones, depending on his audience of the moment. His greatest gift was making people laugh everywhere he went. He was very thoughtful, kind, and loving, especially when it came to his family. Wake was held last night, February 21, 2011 at George Gordon Education Complex. Funeral Service will be held today, Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 11:00 am at George Gordon Education Complex, George Gordon First Nation.

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OOCHOO - Albert Lawrence was called home by the grandfathers, on October 27, 2007. A Wake will be held on Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 4:00 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation, school gym. A Traditional Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at 1:00 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation school gym. The family requests that parents be mindful of small children.

OOCHOO - Traedence Maverick Nova-Rio Deshaun Oochoo (January 4, 2012 - May 17, 2012). Traedence was suddenly taken to be with the Creator on May 17, 2012, in Edmonton, AB. He is survived by his parents Robert Oochoo and Shyann St. Denis, who love him dearly; grandparents Karen Head, Lyndon Oochoo, & Sandra Tapaquon. Trae will be sorrowly missed by numerous uncles, aunties, and cousins. Wake will be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. at George Gordon First Nation Old Gym. Funeral will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. Burial to follow at Oochoo Burial Grounds, George Gordon First Nation.

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PASCAL - Frances "Standing Golden Eagle Woman". It is with great sorrow, we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend; she went to be with her Creator, wrapped in the love of her family at her side. She was predeceased by her husband Bobby (James Robert Pascal), her mother Mary Pratt, her father Maury Quewezance, sister Moe (Agnes Pratt), daughter Maddy (Madeline Quewezance). She leaves to mourn her son Andrew; daughter Sharon; special daughters Bobbi Leigh Pratt and Tanis Geddes; special grandchildren she raised Daniel (Star), Cassy (Tyrone), and 13 other grandchildren; special great grandchildren Taneesha, Tamara, James, and Xavier, also 8 other great grandchildren; siblings - her baby girls Deb (Kelvin), Nettie, her baby boy Campbell, Fred, Olga (Gerry), Ben (Vennessa), Pat, Garnet, Magnus; aunt Mildred Cote; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as many Bingo friends. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses of the General Hospital Emergency and 3E ward for their care of Frances. Wake will be held at the Old School Gym, Gordon First Nation on Tuesday, October 9, 2012, at 4:00pm. Funeral to be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2012, at 11:00 am, also at the Old School Gym.

PASCAL-PELLETIER - Elaine Rose (nee Pelletier). On Saturday, January 28th, 2006, Elaine Rose Pascal-Pelletier, went home to be with her Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, at the age of 54 years. Elaine is pre-deceased by her three brothers: Robert James, Alfred Kevin, and Rueben Frances; her grandson, Alexandrue James Pascal; her nephews and niece, Sean Wasacase, Sterling, Pasqua and Rachel Pelletier; and the father of her sons, Clinton Koskie Sr. She is survived by her parents: Joseph and Rena Pelletier; her three children: Shelley Pascal (her father Blair), Clinton Koskie Jr., and Robert Koskie (Farrah); her grandchildren: Rachel, Lindsie, Bethaney, Caly, Ailayah, and Robert Jr.; Elaine is also survived by her brothers and sisters: Nathan (Olivia), Joseph (Deverell), Gary (Shirley), Daniel (Laura), Ruth (Elwood) Nanapay, Glen, Yvonne, and Rebecca; also numerous nieces and nephews, and many special friends. A candlelight service will be held at Emmanuel Ministries, 2614 6th Avenue, Regina, SK. on Wednesday, February 1st, 2006, at 7:00 p.m. Her wake will be held at the Gordon First Nation Community Centre, on Thursday, February, 2nd, 2006 commencing at 5:00 p.m., and the burial will take place at the Pelletier-Bird family cemetery at Gordon First Nation, on Friday, February 3rd, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Joseph Pelletier officiating.

PELLETIER - Gladys Irene (May 16, 1930 - March 4, 2013) Gladys Irene Pelletier "A woman with a beautiful voice" born May 16, 1930, on the Little Bone First Nation, passed away peacefully at the age of 82 with her children and grandchildren at her side. Gladys was predeceased by her parents James Kinistino and Ester Keewatin/Stepmother Josephine Pelletier, stepsister Dolly Kinistino, husband Dan Pelletier, sons Donald Ross Bird and Ivan Pelletier. Gladys leaves to mourn her children Dennis (Dorine), Rhonda, Karyn (Derek), numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and relatives. The wake for Gladys will be held in the old gym at George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Thursday, March 7, 2013, at 4 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, March 8, at 2:00 p.m., in the same location. Interment to follow at Bird/Pelletier family cemetery, George Gordon First Nation.

PELLETIER - Ivan Pelletier (Bird) late of the Gordon First Nation, born September 12, 1950, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, December 26, 2003. Ivan was predeceased by his father Daniel, and his brother Donald. He is survived by his wife Wendy, his children: Tammy (Ashley), Crystal (Brian), Kevin (Charmaine), Ryan (Dezarae), Laura (Tim), Mitchell, Carol (Smurf), Murall (Clarence) and Lyle, his mother Gladys, brother and sisters, Dennis (Doreen), Sylvia, Rhonda (Leon), Karyn (Derek), his grandchildren, Ashton, Keelia, Eli, Garret, Ty, Cassidy, Hailey, Dusty, Courage and Rylan, one uncle, numerous aunties, cousins, nieces, nephews, in-laws, relations and friends. The Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, December 30, 2003 at 2:00 PM in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, with Rev. Ron Hooper and Joe Pelletier, officaiting. Burial to follow in the Pelletier and Bird Cemetery. The Wake will be held on Monday, December 29, 2003 at 4:00 PM in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium.

PELLETIER - Robert James Pelletier, born March 28, 1950 on the Gordon First Nation was called home by the Lord on June 7, 2004. Predeceased by his brothers: Kevin (Coreen) and Rueban; niece and nephews: Rachel, Sean, Kelly and Sterling. He leaves behind his loving parents Rena and Joseph Pelletier; His children Robert (Twyla) Pambrun of Fort Qu'Appelle and Anita (Rene) Backus of Roosendaal, Netherlands and the mother of his children Tina Pambrun-Pelletier, and grandchildren Emerson Pambrun and Brennon and Kristin Backus; brothers: Daniel (Bernice) of Gordon First Nation, Gary (Shirley) of Yorkton, Glen (Kim) of Yorkton, Joseph (Deverell) of Regina, Nathan (Olivia) of Regina; sisters: Elaine Pascal of Regina, Yvonne Pelletier of Regina, Ruthann (Elwood) Nanapay of Gordons, Rebecca Pelletier of Regina; nieces and nephews: Reuben, Joey, Gaylene, Naomi, Sheryle, Michelle, Marie, Travis, Kevin, Stephen, Tamara, Bobbi-Jo, Caleb, Robert, Ian, Darcy, Deborah, Josh, John, Priscilla, Shylow, Shaylynn, Leah, Jacob, Vernon, Chantelle, Nathan, Michelle, Kaila, Tianna, Twyla, Kara, Crystal, Shelley, Clinton, Robert, Rianne, Randi and numerous great nieces and nephews. A Christian Wake celebrating Robert's life will be held on Thursday, June 10, 2004 commencing at 7:00 PM in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 11, 2004 at 2:00 PM in the Gordon Gymnasium with Pastor Joseph Pelletier officiating. The burial will follow in the Pelletier Cemetery.

PETERS - Vivian Ramona (nee McNab) January 8, 1932 - September 7, 2010. With great sadness, we announce the passing of our mother, Vivian Ramona Peters. Predeceased by her parents Jim McNab and Harriett LaPlante; husband Bernard Peters; siblings: Bill McNab, Muriel Poitras (nee McNab), Doug and Jimmy Anderson; children: Delbert, Lena, Mae Lou, Eldon and Debbie. Left to mourn are sons: John Lee (Delores), Richard (Lorraine), Michael, James (Jean) and Bernie; special grandson Michael Kima McNab; brothers Mike (Glenda) McNab and John Anderson (Sherry); Numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great grandchildren. The wake will be held on September 9, 2010 at 4:00 p.m. in the Gordon First Nation (old gym). Funeral service at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 10, 2010, Gordon First Nation. Interment in St. Luke's Cemetery.

PRATT - Alexander "Sandy". On Wednesday, February 21, 2001 Alexander "Sandy" Pratt, late of Gordon First Nation, Sask., at the age of 87 years. He was predeceased by his parents Alex and Katherine Pratt; sons Henry, Thomas and John Glen; granddaughter Kathy, grandson Christopher, great-great grandson William; sisters Tina Buffalo and Sarah Anderson and brothers Donald, Charles, George and Bennett. He is survived by his wife Madeline Pratt; daughters Vivian Bitternose and Lillian Laslo; one special granddaughter Phyllis (Danny) Bitternose, one special great-grandson Leonard; grandchildren Nicole Pratt, Dylan Pratt, Steve, Rhonda, Kevin, Sheldon and Elliotte; great-grandchildren Leonard, Roseanna, Rebecca, Phyllicia, Mavis, Jennifer, Roseanne, Ashley and Candace; great-great grandchildren Gabe, Regan, Hanna, Liam and Miyoskamin; great-great-great-grandchildren Micheal, Reginald, Makaylah; sisters Lillian (Bill) Morris and Nancy (John) Bitternose as well as several nieces and nephews. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, SK with Archdeacon Ken Buchan, officiating. The Burial will follow in the Gordon First Nation Cemetery. The Wake will be held on Friday, February 23, 2001 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium.

PRATT - Alice (nee McNab) 'Scarlett Sunset Woman' (July 29, 1939 - November 24, 2013). Our beautiful mother lost her courageous battle with cancer and has gone onto her next Journey. Alice, beloved wife of Clarence A. Pratt, of 57 years, passed away peacefully at her home on George Gordon First Nation at the age of 74. She was predeceased by her sons: Henry James Anderson, Ken Sinclair, Bobby Pratt, Allan Pratt, and Clifford Wright; daughter Donna Cyr. Her parents: Gilbert and Katie McNab. Her sisters: Audrey McNab, Verna McNab, Elaine Pratt, Marlene Anderson, and Catherine Wright, and her brothers: Joe, Leslie and Bev. Alice is survived by her loving husband Clarence, sisters: Lorna (Fred) Henry, Agnes Sinclair, Leona McNab and Sarah McNab, daughters: Pat (Bob) Malbeuf, Emily (Dennis) Buffalo, Debbie Anderson, Olive Blind, Patsy McLeod, Amanda (Dave) Sinclair, and Wanda (John) Watson, and sons: Fred Quewzance, Ben Pratt, Albert Isaac, Calvin Isaac, Percy Isaac, and Brian Isaac. Alice will be missed by her special grandchildren: Tyson Pratt, Renee Strongeagle, Candy (Joel) Elford, Natasha Anderson, Devon Anderson (Breanna), Lee Pratt, Clarence Pratt Jr., Samuel Pratt, Shanel Sinclair, Jaydan Pratt, Cheyenne Sinclair, Bob Blind Jr., Chadwick (Bobbi) Blind, Fred Strongeagle, Jason Strongeagle, Roberta Malbeuf, Elvis Malbeuf, Bodeen Two Youngman, Charlotte Pratt, and Jenny Pratt (Cheese Sandwich). Great grandchildren: Courtney Edmison (Ross), Jasmine Malbeuf, Donna Cyr, Kaiden Pratt, Aliyah Anderson, Chris, Kayla, Cameron, Katie, Tylan, and Terreign Blind, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Mom loved her bingo, golf, ball and hockey. She worked 25 years as Matron at Gordon Residential School. Mom's door was always open. The wake will be held Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 4:00 pm at George Gordon Education Centre. The funeral will be held Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the same location. The Reverend Art Anderson will be officiating.The family would like to thank: Dr. R. Nair, Bonnie, and Sherry, the Palliative Care Unit at Pasqua Hospital, Roberta Anderson for our mom's beautiful moccasins and our Nurse Sheila Gordon and Home Care Worker Verna Oochoo.

PRATT - Clayton "Herbie" (June 21, 1962 - October 23, 2010). It is with great sorrow that we say farewell to our beloved father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. Clayton (Herbie) Pratt was a residential school survivor. He passed away suddenly on October 23, 2010 at the age of 48. He will be sadly missed by his children Amber (Jonathan), Christopher, Clayton jr., Jordan; first grandchild Brooklynn; brothers Wayne (Geraldine), Verne (Diane), Garry (Marilyn), Dennis (Val), Ronald Tom, Brian (Shelley); sister Beverly (Mark); and special partner Sharon; as well as a large extended family of aunts, uncles and cousins. He is predeceased by his parents Joan and Peter Pratt; brothers Gregory and Keith. Herbie will be fondly remembered for his great sense of humour and commitment to his family. The Wake will be held on Thursday, October 28, 2010 at the Gymnasium on the Gordon First Nation. The funeral service will be held on October 29, 2010 at 2:00pm at the Gymnasium on the Gordon First Nation and internment will follow at St. Luke's Cemetery. Rev. Arthur Anderson and Elder Dexter Asapace will be officiating.

PRATT - Dean (December 21, 1972 - December 5, 2012). Dean was predeceased by his mom, Elaine Pratt; brothers Sam, Richard, and Doug; grandparents Gilbert and Katie McNab, Bennett and Gwen Pratt. He is survived by his dad David (Barb); sons Philip and Dillon Desjarlais; Broís Rob (Lena) and Kevin (Anna); sis Lillian (Jr), and special niece Jenny. A wake for Dean will be held in the old gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Sunday, December 9, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held Monday, December 10, at 1:00 p.m., in the same location

PRATT - Gwen Pratt, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, great-great grandmother, aunt and special friend to many, passed away peacefully on October 22, 2005 at the age of 87 in Lestock Hospital, Lestock, Sask. She was predeceased by her husband Bennett Pratt, parents Mary-Jane and David Anderson, sons Roland, Campbell and Glen, daughters Catherine, Ruth and Orma and special granddaughter Deborah (Cookie). She is survived by her brother Howard (Denise) Anderson, sons Howard and Dickie, special grandsons Kyle and Chief Glen Pratt as well as numerous relatives and friends. Gwen had numerous friends who were dear to her. Her children, many grandchildren and friends were the most important things in her life. Gwen had a fabulous zest for life and enjoyed all 87 years of it. She will be truly missed by all who had the privilege to have known her. She will be remembered by those who have known her for her great personality and her love of dancing. The Wake will be held on Monday, October 24, 2005 at 7:00 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation in the old gym. The Funeral will be held on Tuesday, October 25, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation in the old gym with Reverends Art Anderson and Dale Gilman officiating. Interment will follow in St. Lukes Cemetery.

PRATT - Joan Margaret (nee Blind). It is with great sadness that we announce on Tuesday, November 15, 2005 Joan Margaret of the Gordon First Nation passed away peacefully with her family by her side. She is predeceased by her husband Peter Pratt, her sons Gregory and Keith Pratt, her parents John and Ethel Blind, brothers, Sidney, Ernie, and John R, Dix Blind, sisters Violet, Irene and Millie. She will be sadly missed by her loving sister Pearl, her children; Wayne (Geraldine), Verne (Diane), Gary, Brian (Shelley), Tom (Melissa), Dennis (Val), Beverly (Mark), Clayton Sr. and her grandchildren; Gerald, Marla, Wally, Tanya, Leah, Tiffy, Shelley, Crystal, Heather, Verne Jr., Greg, Marcel, Timmy, Tammy, Tristen, Tallon, Treyton, Raymond, Amanda, Raevon, Sapphire, Darian, Amanda, Craig, David, Jesse, Janine and Jordan. Joan's special grandchildren who she raised as her own children, Amber, Christopher, Clayton and Travis. She has numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews who loved her more than just an auntie, Etheline Blind, Sharon Clarke, sister-in-law Bernadette, Melissa and Wanda. Joan was loved by everyone who came to know her, she made everyone feel welcome. She was kind and very generous when it came to others, she put everyone before herself, that's one of the reasons why she was a wonderful mother to all. Her home was a gathering place for a cup of coffee and good conversation. She will never be forgotten by all who knew and loved her. Prayers will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2005 at 7:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave., Regina, Sask. The Wake will be held on Friday, November 18, 2005 commencing at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gym, Gordon First Nation. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gym, burial to follow in St. Luke's Cemetery.

PRATT - Katherine Ruth Pratt (Dustyhorn). On Thursday, November 23, 2000 Katherine Ruth Pratt (Dustyhorn), late of Gordon First Nation, Sask., passed away at the age of 37 years. She was predeceased by her foster mother Sybil Geddes, nephews Richard "Rock" and Christian Geddes, William and Christian Pratt, grandparents Harry and Louisa Bitternose, Sam and Maggie Geddes and grandmother Sarah Pratt. Katherine leaves to mourn her father William Geddes (Cathy), her mother Lillian Laslo (Willie), her foster father Sam Geddes, her grandfather Sandy Pratt (Madeline), her daughters Roseanne (Leon), Candace (Mike), Ashley and Jennifer; her brothers Steve (Virginia), Kevin (Marilyn), Sheldon (Claudia), Elliot (Gerri), Jason and Richard (Diane); her sisters Rhonda, Joanne (Bert), Bev (Randy) and Irma (Mike) as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews, nieces and grandchildren. A Wake will be held on Friday, November 24, 2000 commencing at 4:00 p.m. in the old Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nations, SK. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 25, 2000 at 2:00 P.M. in the old Gordon Gymnasium with Archdeacon Ken Buchan, officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Luke's Cemetery.

PRATT - Kenneth William, born May 25, 1946, was called home on August 28, 2006, at the age of 60 years. He was predeceased by his grandparents Charles and Mary, Fred and Agnes; brothers Blaine and Charles; sister Hilda; stepfather Harry; granddaughter Jessica; and nephews Kurt and John. He leaves behind his loving companion and friend Linda and her children Jessica, Tara, and Brent; his mother Betty; father and stepmother Bill and Lillian; sons Terry (Lilah), Brian (Ava) and Jordan; daughters Michelle (Todd) and Danielle (Bill); brothers; Wayne (Alice), Billy, Derek (Helen), Ian (Nadine) and Duane (Simone); sisters Hazel (Derek), Dale (Bill), Rita (Herman) and Cathy (Terry); brothers-in-law Bill and Wayne; sister-inlaw Eleanor; Godchildren Sheldon, Jason, and Victoria; special friend Melvin; 21 grandchildren; 1 great granddaughter; and numerous nieces and nephews. Ken's first love was horses, creating his first chariot after watching the original Ben Hur movie. After serving 27 years in the Canadian Armed Forces, Ken returned home to the Gordon First Nation and took up the hobby of Pony Chuck Wagon and Chariot Racing. As the Co-Coordinator of the Bold Eagle Militia Program, Ken helped many of our youth accomplish their goals. He was recently elected as a band councilor for the Gordon First Nation. Ken will be missed by many, but never forgotten. Wake to be held at the Gordon First Nation Gym on Friday, September 1, 2006. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, September 2, 2006, 2:00 PM at Gordon First Nation Gym. Interment to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

PRATT - Kym Pratt Kinequon (1962 - 2009). It is with great sadness that the family of Kym announces her passing on Friday, August 28, 2009 at the age of 46 at Foothills Hospital in Calgary, AB and after a brave and courageous battle with cancer. Kym joins in heaven her grandparents David & Dorothy Pratt and Ernest Bird and her son-in-laws Billy Lockhart & Jamel Cook. Left to cherish her memory and celebrate her life is her husband Marn; parents Bob & Sandra and Lloyd & Leona; Grandmother Virginia; Children: Janna, Avis (Mike), Chastity (Reg), Dakota, Whitney (Dean) & Clayton; Grandchildren: Ivory, William, Lloren, Jamel & Shaina as well as a large extended family and numerous friends. Wake will take place Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 4:00 P.M. at Gordon's First Nation Gymnasium. A Funeral Service also to be held there Thursday, September 3, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. Burial to follow at St.Luke's Cemetery, Gordon First Naation.

PRATT - Lorne Francis Pratt (March 14, 1968 - June 30, 2012). Wake for Lorne will be held on Wednesday, July 4, 2012, at 4:00 pm. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 2:00 pm. Both services to be held at Gordon First Nation Gym.

PRATT - Madeline (October 2, 1927 - October 15, 2013). Madeline was called home to our Creator on Oct. 15, 2013 at the age of 86 years. Wake will be held in the new Gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., Friday, October 18, 2013, at 4 pm. The Funeral Service will be held Saturday October 19, at 11 am in the same location, with Rev. Vicki Young officiating.

PRATT - Mary Margaret (Red Road Woman) November 14, 1959 - August 13, 2009. The family of Mary is sad to announce her passing after a courageous battle with cancer. Mary passed away peacefully at home with family around her. She leaves behind, her daughter Lee-Ann (Brian), grandsons, Noah, Colton and Xander, siblings Leona, Olive, Dale (Joe), Hughie (Vicky), Lloyd , Melvin (Joanne), Marvin (Reena) and numerous nieces and nephews. Mary was predeceased by her Mothers Thelma Pratt and Marion Desjarlais, father Gene Desjarlais, grandson Nicholas, brothers, Robert, Allen and sister Joyce. Mary will be missed by the many children that she took care of and nurtured. A wake for Mary will be held Sunday, August 16, 2009 at the gym on Gordon First Nation. Funeral Service will be held on Monday, August 17, 2009 at 2:00 pm at the same location.

PRATT - Richard David Pratt (March 17, 1968 - July 21, 2011). It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Richard David Pratt (Ting Tong) of Gordons First Nation. He passed away peacefully into the spirit world with his loved ones by his side. Richard is predeceased by his mother, Elaine McNab, brother Doug Pratt, uncles Joe, Roland, Cambell, Michael (J-Boy) and Alec, aunts, Orma, Ruth, Catherine, Mary, Margie and Audrey, grandparents Gilbert, Kate, Bennett and Gwen, cousins Debbie Cyr, Gary McNab, Sharon Cyr, Terrence McNab, Sam McNab and nephew Lawrance Quewezance. Richard is survived by his wife Sharon, his children Clifford (Jessica), Corey, Chad, Cody, Donica, Keanu, David and Natasha and nine grandchildren. Also his father David (Barb) and mother-in-law Hazel Desjarlais, siblings Robert (Lena), Kevin (Anna), Lillian (Stanley) and Dean (Loretta) and numerous nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.

PRATT - Thelma (February 14, 1929 - January 17, 2006) of George Gordon First Nation. Predeceased by her parents, George and Charlotte Pratt; sisters: Emily, Marion, Beatrice and Oral; brother, Ralph; and her children: Robert (Bob), Allan, Hubert, Barbara and Wilfred; Thelma is survived by her brother, Clarence (Alice); daughters: Leona, Olive, Mary Margaret (Alvin) and Dale (Joe); sons: Hugh (Vicki), Melvin (Joanne) and Marvin (Rina); 24 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; 1 great, great grandchild; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Wake will be held on Thursday, January 19, 2006 at George Gordon First Nation Gymnasium. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, January 20, 2006 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gymnasium with Rev. Arthur Anderson and Vicky Young, officiating. Thelma lived a life full of love and laughter and she will be missed by many.

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QUEWEZANCE - Lawrence David Quewezance, born October 11, 1976, died November 5, 2003. Lawrence was predeceased by his father Douglas Cyr, maternal grandfather Roland Pratt, Aunty Ramona Nahpootican (Pratt). He leaves to mourn his son, Joshua Moneybird, his mom Olga Moneybird, stepdad Gerald Moneybird; brothers Larry Bigstone (Kylie), Burton Quewezance (Kylee), Gerald Moneybird Jr. (Charmaine); sisters Garniel Quewezance (Wayne), Ruby Moneybird (Harold), special little sisters Sammi Jo and Kelly, special aunts Patsy, Nettie, Debbie, Josephine; special uncles William, Fred, Ben, Garnet, Paul and Campbell; numerous other aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. The Wake will be held Friday, November 7, 2003 at 4:00 P.M. at Gordon First Nation Gym The Funeral Service will be held Saturday, November 8, 2003 at 10:00 A.M. in Gordon First Nation Gym.

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SANDERSON - Loretta (March 14, 1969 - December 17, 2012). Loretta passed away peacefully on December 17, 2012, at home, with her family at her side. A wake for Loretta will be held in the old gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 4:00 pm. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, December 21 at 1:00 pm, in the same location. Interment to follow at St. Lukes Cemetery, George Gordon First Nation.

SCHOENTHAL-MCNAB - Samuel Brandon, born June 29, 2001, is resting in the arms of an Angel. He left us on Tuesday, March 18, 2003 and will be deeply missed and lovingly remembered by his mother Dawn Schoenthal, father Clifford McNab; brother Tyler, sister Kendra; grandparents Celina (Mike) McNab, Carol (Richard) Bourassa; great-grandparents Orval (Grace) Schoenthal and Florence Bourassa and special Auntie Alison as well as numerous uncles, aunts and cousins. Samuel was predeceased by great-grandparents Barbara and John McNab, Uncle Tubby, Aunt Linda, Aunt Anne McNab and Uncle Kenny McNab. A special thank-you to the staff and counselors at S.W.A.P. for the joy brought to Samuel's life. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 21, 2003 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium, Gordon First Nation, Sask. with Rev. Dale Gillman, officiating with burial to follow in the Gordon Cemetery. Prayers will be said on Thursday, March 20, 2003 at 1:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave., Regina, SK followed by the Wake at 5:00 P.M. in the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium

SEVERIGHT - Bob, Walks With Four Winds (March 1, 1950 - November 9, 2009). Bob left suddenly on Monday morning, November 9, 2009 with his family by his side to join our Creator. A funeral service will be held at the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, Punnichy, SK on Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 2:00 p.m.

SEVERIGHT - Evelyn Marie (November 21, 1958 – February 10, 2014). Evelyn passed away peacefully on Monday, February 10, 2014 with her family by her side. The Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. in the old gym of the George Gordon First Nation on Friday, February 14, 2014.

SEVERIGHT - Stella Marjorie (nee Cyr-Bird) passed away peacefully on Friday, January 7, 2005 at St. Joseph's Integrated Care Centre, Lestock, SK, at the age of 75 years. Stella was predeceased by her husband Ralph Ernest Severight, sons: Harold (Butch) Shingoose, Ernest, Alvin, Edward, Johnny, Ralph Jr. and Terry, two daughters: Ruby and Gloria, parents John Cyr and Priscilla Bird. She leaves to mourn her brother Frank E. (Rose) Cyr, four sisters: Madeline Pratt, Ruby McNab, Victoria Cyr and Alice (Paul) Fisher, brother-in-law Clarence (Alice) Pratt, sister-in-law Thelma Pratt, two sons: Robert (Brenda) and Hector, four daughters: Emily, Patricia (Morley), Evelyn and Marie, special grandchildren: Sheri Severight, Patrick Severight, Cindy Cyr, Shaun LaQuette, Angela Severight, Shanna Beauman & Robin Beauman, 31 grandchildren & 33 great grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews & cousins. Prayers will be held on Monday, January 10, 2005 at 6 P.M. at the Gordon First Nation Gymnasium with the Wake to follow.

SINCLAIR - Kenneth Grant (April 25, 1959 - September 21, 2011). Kenneth Grant Sinclair, Kak-Si-Hat Peyeso (Fast Flying Thunderbird) passed away peacefully at his home in Gordon First Nation, SK. on September 21, 2011 at the age of 52. He will be lovingly remembered by his children: Jaqueline, John (Rae), Jacob (Kim) and Sara and his granddaughter Chanai. He is survived by his parents, Jim and Agnes Sinclair, brother Brian (Trisha), sisters, Wendy (Zennon), Kim (Chad), Fern (Rick), Karen (Pat) and Amanda (Kyle). His special aunt and uncle, Alice and Clarence Pratt and sister Patty Pratt (Bob). He also leaves to mourn his wife, Dawn who always remained the love of his life. Ken was predeceased by his granddaughter, Isabella, his grandparents, John and Helen Sinclair and Gilbert and Katherine McNab, and his best friend and father-in-law Bob Blind. Ken was born at Lestock, Sask. on April 25, 1959 and moved to Regina where he attended school at Rosemont and Martin Collegiate. He began his career as a reporter for the New Breed Magazine and later became the Director of the Metis Addictions Council for a number of years. Ken was very passionate about the game of golf and achieved his professional designation as a Class "A" Golf Professional with the Canadian Professional Golf Association. Ken became a managing director of RES Management and with his friend Don Ross, operated the Regina Beach Golf Club until the time of his death. After marrying his wife Dawn in 1998, Ken moved back to Gordon First Nation where he always remained deeply rooted. His concerns for the social and economic disparities for on reserve First Nations led him to become actively involved in his community. For a number of years Ken sat on Council for the Gordon First Nation and later served as Chief for one term. Ken made a remarkable contribution to the social, economic and cultural lives of First Nations but Ken will be most remembered for his achievements in hockey and golf and for the mentorship and support he provided to the many youth who greatly admired him for his game and the positive contribution he made to their lives. But his proudest legacy is his four children and granddaughter. His greatest pleasure was hunting and most favorite time of year was fall where he would walk endless hours with nature and he would often comment about how intrigued he was by its beautiful landscapes. His love of life could be seen in everything he did: from hunting and golfing, to cooking and politics. His generous spirit, quick wit and wonderful sense of humour will always be cherished by those who knew him. In particular, his facebook friends who looked forward to his daily posts of teasing, his words of encouragement, and to his words of reflection and wisdom. Ken we will miss the sound of your laughter. We will miss your stories and the teasing. We will miss your compassion and commitment and your strength and courage. You are greatly loved and admired by many. Your illness took you from us too soon. But your struggle is over, travel well my friend. A special thank you to Warren Longman and Hugh Pratt who assisted Ken in his time of need. A celebration of Ken's life will commence with his wake on Monday, September 26, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. at the George Gordon Education Center Gym and his service will be held on September 27, 2011 starting at 11:00 a.m. with Art Anderson, Vicky Young and Austin Kay officiating. Interment will follow and take place at St. Luke's Anglican Church.

SPENCE - William "Bill" Hector Spence (He Who Stands On A Hill In A Place Of Green Grass). Bill was born May 19, 1948 and left us for the Spirit World on October 25, 2011. He reunites with his father Ahab Spence, father-in-law Harry Favel, and brothers-in-law Blaine, Ken, and Charles. Left to cherish his memory are his sons William Cory, William Bradley (Karen), William Jason (Shyla), William Charles (Crystal), and William Braydon; their mother Cathy; his loving mother Bette Spence; brothers Byron, Bruce, and Barry; sisters Janet and June; spouse Ruth; her children Joseph (Angie), Stephanie (Martin), Fallan (Tom), Quinn (Tyrone) and Nikki; his grandchildren Sammy-Jo, Anastassia (Royce) Zayna (Dashley), Daniel, Tatum, Hunter, and Uriah, greatgrandchildren Canen, Sir William Sigmund, Lyra, and Gagerean; mother-in-law Betty Favel; brother-in-law Duane; sisters-in-law Rita (Herman), Eleanor and Arlene (John); special niece and nephews Carrie, Tom and Terry; and numerous relatives, friends, and students. Pubic visitation will be held today, Friday, October 28, from 11 AM to 1 PM, at Chapel of Lee Funeral Home. A traditional wake will be held at Gordon First Nation on Friday October 28, 2011 starting at 4:00 PM and traditional funeral on Saturday, October 29 at 11:00 AM.

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TAYPOTAT-PRATT - Marvin (25 Feb 2013 - February 25, 2013). On February 25, 2013, Marvin was called home by the Creator, to be born into the spirit world instead of the earthly one. The Funeral Service will be held in the old gym of the George Gordon First Nation, Sask., on Friday, March 1, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. Interment at St. Luke's Cemetery, with a traditional feast to follow back at the old gym.

THOMAS - Wayne Thomas. The family of Wayne Thomas announces his passing on July 24, 2012 in Saskatoon, SK. Viewing will take place from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday, July 26 at Westwood Funeral Chapel . The Wake will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, July 27 and the Funeral will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, both services will be held on the George Gordon First Nation in the Old Gym.

THORN-SEVERIGHT - Tristen Trey. It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Tristen Trey Thorn-Severight on February 9, 2007. Tristen is survived by his loving parents Michelle Thorne and Wallace Severight. Cherished by brothers and sisters, Kashtin, Savannah, Trinity, Latrell, Jordon, Jayden, Ralth (AJ) and grandparents Brenda Thorn (Elvis), Corrine Pambrun (Tom), numerous aunts, uncles and loved ones. The wake will be held on Wednesday, February 14, 2007 commencing at 3:00 P.M. in the Gordon Hockey Rink, Gordon First Nation. The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, February 15, 2007 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon Gymnasium, with Rev. Arthur Anderson officiating. Burial to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery.

TUTTOSI - Ronald Francis. Ron was born March 5, 1962 and passed away peacefully with his family at his side on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at the age of 50 years. Ron is predeceased by his parents Tony and Wilma Tuttosi; grandparents John and Helen Tuttosi and Joe and Caroline Daniels; aunts, uncles and cousins too numerous to mention. In Ron's passing, he leaves to mourn his loving wife Sharlyn; his four children Diana, Shawn, Cassie and Corey; brothers Brian, Doug, and Dean (Brenda) Tuttosi; sisters Marilyn (Ray ) Sandhoff and Lori (Wes) Tuttosi; uncle Leonard (Vernita) Daniels; aunties Shirley and Grace (Gordon) Daniels as well as cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends. A wake will be held Friday, May 18, 2012 at 5:00 PM at the Indian Metis Christian Fellowship, 3131 Dewdney Avenue, Regina, SK. Prayers will be at 7:00 PM at Indian Metis Christian Fellowship, with Rev. Don McNeil officiating. Funeral Service will take place Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 1:00 PM at George Gordon First Nation Gymnasium, with Rev. Vicki Young officiating. Interment to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery. We would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff in the MPICU at Regina General Hospital for their kindness and great care

TUTTOSI - Wilma Elvira (nee Daniels), born May 20, 1932 and passed away October 12, 2004 at the age of 72 years. Wilma was predeceased by her parents Caroline and Joseph Daniels, her brothers Allan, Randall, Bill and Roy and Brian in infancy and sister Mary. She is survived by her children Brian (Norma), Marilyn (Ray), Doug, Ron (Sharlyn), Lori (Wes), Dean (Brenda) and husband Tony; numerous special grandchildren and great grandchildren; brother Leonard (Vernita); sisters Shirley and Grace (Garry); numerous special nieces, nephews and many relatives from Gordon First Nation. The Wake will be held Thursday, October 14, 2004 at 4:00 P.M. in the Gordon's Gymnasium. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, October 15, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. in the Gordon's Gymnasium. Interment to follow at Gordon First Nation Cemetery. Rev. Arther Anderson, assisted by Vicky Young and Irene Walter will be presiding.

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WHEELER - Bernelda Winona Sakinasikwe (nee Pratt) Wheeler. After a long and courageous battle with cancer our mother passed away in the evening of September 10th, 2005 at RUH in Saskatoon. Born at Muskowpetung First Nation on April 8, 1937 Bernelda was a member of the George Gordon First Nation. Her parents left the reserve in the 1940s and raised their family in Herb Lake and Churchill, Manitoba. A residential school survivor Bernelda was the first in her family to graduate from high school and attend university. Her passion for learning and social consciousness led her to lifelong careers in journalism and the arts. In 1954, at age17, she was a disc jockey for CFHC, CBC Northern Service in Churchill. Following a brief stint as a practical nurse she moved into print journalism then returned to radio in the late 1960s. She was most remembered for her work on Our Native Land (CBC National radio) as a host, producer, and investigative documentary journalist. In 1982 she received a special award as the First Lady of Native Broadcasting in Canada, was nominated twice for ACTRA awards for best writer and best radio program, and in 1991 was nominated to the Order of Canada for her work in media. A writer of numerous local and national newspaper columns Bernelda continued writing regular columns for Eaglefeather News until her passing. In addition to journalism Bernelda published short stories and poetry including the children's books Where did you get your moccasins? and I Can't Have Bannock but the Beaver Has a Dam for which she received the Children's Choice and Toronto Children's Book awards. Later in life Bernelda discovered a passion for acting, most notable are her roles as Philomena Moose Tail and Palaija Patchnose in five different productions of The Rez Sisters. A founding member of the National Association of Friendship Centres and an active member of Grandmothers for Justice Bernelda was also known for her community work and social activism. She received the 2002 Citizen of the Year award in the FSIN Circle of Honor, the 2005 Elizabeth Frye Society's Rebel With a Cause Award and the upcoming Anskohk Aboriginal Literature Festival's 2005 Lifetime Achievement Award. Bernelda joins her father Colin Pratt, mother Clara (Anderson), brothers Bernard, Lawrence, Hector, Norman, nephew George, and her husband Colin Stonechild. She leaves behind sisters Dolly, Rose (Tom) and Marji; children Winona (Tyrone) and Jordan (Rosanna); grandchildren Theresa, Cam, and Kaya; nieces and nephews Marge (Jim), Joe (Corrine), Beth, Sherrilyne (Charlie), Bernie (Robin), Tom, Diane (Randy), Cheryle, Lori, Catherine, Pam, Tammy, Dana, Tracey and Blair; and many grand nieces and nephews. We extend our heartfelt appreciation to friends and colleagues who supported our mom with prayers and visits during these past few years. Please know how much she truly loved and valued you. Funeral Visitation will be held in Saskatoon at McKague's Funeral Chapel (corner of 3rd Ave. & 20th St.) 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 (service at 5:00 p.m.). Wake and Funeral Service will be in the Old Gymnasium at George Gordon First Nation Wednesday, September 14, 2005 beginning at 4:00 p.m. and Thursday, September 15, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. Bernelda's cousin Rev. Arthur Anderson will be officiating.

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