Mary Franko

of Regina and previously of Kamsack passed away at the age of 91 years on December 20, 2013 in Regina SK.

A funeral service for Mary was held on Saturday, December 28, 2013  from the chapel of Andrychuk Funeral Home.

Interment followed at the Riverview Cemetery .

Mary was born to Paul and Julia Lipka on February 8, 1922 on their farm west of Fosston, Saskatchewan.  She attended Ponass Lake School, then high school at the Saskatoon Technical Institute.  She graduated with a diploma in Commercial Studies and immediately moved to Ottawa to assist the war effort for two years as a Stenographer.

 

She married John Franko in 1945 and they lived in Yellow Creek where he taught school for a year.  They moved to Kamsack where she made family her top priority as they raised three children.  John worked for the RM of Cote and they were very active together in the Ukrainian Greek Orthodox Church and enjoyed singing in several choirs.  After John’s death in 1991 she became an avid reader and particularly enjoyed the discussions with the Kamsack Book Club and her Bible study group.  She moved to Queen Victoria Estates in Regina in 2011.

 

She was predeceased by her parents, husband and sister Teena Lipka.  She is survived by brother Michael (Dorothy) Lipka of Temple Hills, MD, USA, sister Kay (George) Chernoff of Regina, SK, son Allan (Taunja) of Edmonton, AB, daughter Joan (Allen) Fedorak of Regina, daughter Donna (Greg) McGlashan of Elkford, BC, granddaughters Christine (Ryan) Lett, Tammy (Ashton) Richter and Chelsea (Jordan) Vander Woude and great-grandchildren Joshua Lett and Jayde Richter.  She was loved by all her family and will be greatly missed.

 

Her family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or the Canadian Cancer Society.

Greta Price

Was called home to be with the Lord at the age of 79 years on December 22, 2013 in Yorkton, SK.

A funeral service was held on Monday, December 30, 2013 from the chapel of Andrychuk Funeral Home in Kamsack, SK.

Interment  followed at the Riverview Cemetery

Greta was born on January 25, 1934 to Walter and Florence (O’Donnell) Lyons in McNamee, New Brunswick, on the Miramichi River. In 1980 she moved to British Columbia where she resided until retiring in Kamsack, Saskatchewan in 2001.

Greta was predeceased by her husband George Richard Price on May 9, 2012.

They had nine children; Carol Ann (Eric) Pineault of N.S, Wayne (Valerie) Price of N.B, Darlene (David) Wilson of B.C, Ellen Chase of Alberta, Larry (Patricia) Price of N.B, Sherry (Albert) DeMerchant of N.B, Mary Lou Bussey of SK, Krista (Reg) Brewer of SK, Arthur (Donna) Price of Alberta.

Greta was blessed with 26 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.

Greta is also predeceased by 2 sisters; Edith and Ivy and 2 brothers; Ben and Murray, also son in law Wesley Lang.

She was survived by sisters; Mary, Mabel, Gertie and Lois and brothers; Darrold and Carol.

Greta was the heart of her family whom she loved and cared for deeply. She is dearly loved and greatly missed by her family and friends.

Our Loss is Heavens Gain!

. If friends so desire, donations in memory of Greta may be made to the Kamsack Pentecostal Church Building Fund

Ken Yeo Sr

passed away at the age of 66 years on December 20, 2013 in Regina, SK.

A private family graveside service and interment was held on  December 23, 2013 from the Cote First Nation Cemetery.

Alexander Mudrey

 

passed away on November 24, 2013 in Kamsack, SK.

As per Alexanders’s request there will be no funeral service.

Henry A. Vanin

of Pelly,SK. passed away at the age of 82 years on November 25, 2013 at the Kamsack and District Nursing Home in Kamsack.

A private service will be held at a later date with interment to follow at the Peaceful Cove Cemetery .

Martha Keewatin

Passed away at the age of 72 years on November 24, 2014 in Regina, SK.

A wake was  held on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 from the Cote First Nation Band Hall.

A funeral mass was held on Thursday, November 28, 2013 from St. Philip’s Roman Catholic Church.

Interment followed at the St Philips Roman Catholic Cemetery.

Martha attended Hillside Day School and later worked at St. Boniface Hospital as a nurses’ aid. She also worked in Lethbridge, Alberta on a farm and finally at the Kamsack Union Hospital for 27 years. She retired and enjoyed to travel and visit with family and friends.

Martha is survived by her husband George (Moose) Keewatin of the Cote First Nation, her daughter Cheryl (Philip) Quewezance of the Keeseekoose First Nation, her sons Guy (Eunice) Cote of the Cote First Nation, Kenneth (Leona) Keewatin of the Cote First Nation, George Jr. (Sheila) Keewatin of the Cote First Nation, Terry (Natalie) Keewatin of the Cote First Nation, Cory (Sabrina) Keewatin of the Cote First Nation.  Her special family, Tourangean nieces and nephews. She is also survived by  brothers Frank Keewatin of the Cote First Nation, Mathew Keewatin of the Cote First Nation, sister Harriet Marion of the Cote First Nation as well as the siblings of the Genaille family her, Uncle Antoine (Mukwa) Cote of the Cote First Nation, special sisters Emily Cote of the Cote First Nation, Doris Genaille of the Keeseekoose First Nation, Mary Agnes Whitehawk-Thomas of Prince George, British Columbia, 34 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren and numerous Tourangeau grandchildren and great grandchildren.

 

Martha is predeceased by her grandparents Frank and Ellen Cote of the Cote First Nation, her parents Joe Genaille of the Keeseekoose First Nation, Margaret Cote of the Cote First Nation, her siblings Frank Genaille and Lillian Tourangeau of the Cote First Nation, her nephews, Alfred “Boy” Tourangeau, Ronald Tourangeau, her grandsons Billy Joe Quewezance of the Keeseekoose First Nation, Gerard Keewatin of the Cote First Nation, and her great grandchildren Desmond Ray Straightnose of the Keeseekoose First Nation.

 

Fraser Chase

of Keeseekoose First Nation passed away at the age of 73 years on November 24, 2013 in Kamsack, SK.

A wake was held on Thursday, November 28, 2013 from the Keeseekoose First Nation Band Hall.

A funeral service was held on Friday, November 29, 2013 also from the Keeseekoose First Nation Band Hall.

Interment  followed at the Keeseekoose First Nation Full Gospel Cemetery.

Fraser is survived by: Wife  Eleanor Stevenson-Chase; Daughters; Kayla Stevenson,Teresa Chase (New Brunswick),Vickie (Peter) Graham (New Brunswick). Brother; Maitland (Susan) Chase (Kerrobert, SK), Sisters;June (Derek) Johnson (Carrot River SK), Mavis Moorcroft (New Brunswick), Rosetta Stairs (New Brunswick). Grandchildren; Tanner & Myah Graham,Special Lil Sidekick;MasonDaniels (Regina, SK). Brother-In-Law;Walter “Buddy” Stevenson (Regina, SK). Sister-In-Law; Lorraine Stevenson (Regina, SK).Several nieces, nephews and relatives in Saskatchewan and New Brunswick

Predeased by: Parents – Flossie and Herbert Chase, Sister – Alta Harvey. Brothers-In-Law – Robert Harvey, Erbon Moorcroft, Floyde Stairs, Glen Stevenson (Hixon, BC). Nephews – Bryton Stevenson (Saskatoon, SK), Bradley Stevenson (Saskatoon, SK)Friends – Ralph Young, Philip Keshane, George Tarr and Many aunts and uncles in New Brunswick.

 

Albert Charles Wood

of Mikado passed away at the age of 97 years on November 16, 2013 in Kamsack, SK.

As per Albert’s request there will be no funeral service.

Bradley-Jay Thomas Severight/Kitchemonia

Passed away at the age of 1 month  in Regina, SK. on November 13, 2013

A traditional Wake was held on Friday, November 15, 2013 from the Cote First Nation Band Hall.

A traditional funeral service was held on Saturday, November 16, 2013 also from the Cote First Nation Band Hall.

Interment  followed  at the Cote First Nation Cemetery.

Bradley-Jay Thomas is survived by his parents Barbara and John Kitchemonia, his siblings: Amanda Smith, Rebecca Smith, John Jr Cote, Darravon Ward and Kenton Severight.

Bradley is also survived by grandparents Ken and Georgina Severight, Aunts: Virginia Severight, Marilyn Monroe-Korol, Priscilla Vermette (Dave), Nancy Kitchemonia (Anthony) Uncles: Ken Jr Severight, John Monroe (Ireny), Robert Monroe, Harold Kitchemonia, Ivan Kitchemonia, Robert Kitchemonia and Franklin Kitchemonia. Special Cousins: Gabrielle and Kendra Severight. God parents: Tracy and David Kraemer.

Bradley is predeceased by his great-grandparents John- Tommy Quewezance, Virginia Severight, George Littlewolf, and Margaret Nippi. Grandparents: John Monroe and Dorothy Kitchemonia. Uncles: Louis Monroe, Brian Kitchemonia, And Winston Kitchemonia Aunt: Donna Kitchemonia.  Bradley was also predeceased by six cousins, and a very special cousin Chad Monroe.

Orville (Cote) Brunton

Passed away at the age of 43 years on October 16, 2013 in Saskatoon, SK.

A wake was held on Sunday, October 20, 2013 from the Cote First Nation Band Hall.

A  funeral mass was held on Monday, October 21, 2013 from St. Philip’s Roman Catholic Church.

Interment followed at the Cote First Nation Cemetery.