Helen Siwicki

passed away at the age of 102 years on May 28, 2016 at the Kamsack and District Nursing Home.

A funeral service was held on Thursday, June 2, 2016 from the chapel of Andrychuk Funeral Home.

Interment followed at the Riverview Cemetery.

Helen was predeceased by her husband Mike Siwicki in 1971, 9 siblings, stepson Joe Siwicki, daughters; Cecile Paluck and Karen MacDougall.

Left to mourn her are her step-daughters; Anne Deakoff and Rose Shabatoski, daughters; Elizabeth Vanin, Marie Derbowka, Verna Bellomo, Phyllis Elder, sons; Vince Siwicki, Reg Siwicki and Gilbert Siwicki, sister; Bernice Kropodra and one sister in law Josephine (Jennie) Zayanchkowski. Helen had 26 grandchildren, 44 great grandchildren and 12 great great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers donations in Helen’s memory may be made to the Kamsack and Distract Nursing Home Auxiliary or to a charity of one’s choice.

Colette Razor

passed away at the age of 42 years on May 26, 2016 in Regina, Saskatchewan.

A wake was held on Monday, May 30, 2016 from the Indian Metis Christian Fellowship Hall located at 3131 Dewdney Ave in Regina, Saskatchewan.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 also from the Indian Metis Christian Fellowship Hall.

Interment  followed at Riverside Memorial Park in Regina, Saskatchewan.

Colette was born on September 29, 1973 at White Bear, Saskatchewan.

She was predeceased by her father; Danny Buffalocalf, mother Shirlene Razor,
sisters; Wanda Akachuck, Rachel Shepard and brother Ivan Akachuck.

She is survived by her sisters; Brenda (Dale) Akachuck, Vonda (Jason) Knipfel, Jolene Ross, Mina (Lonnie) Razor, brothers; Danny (Carrie) Knipfel, David Miller, Ivan Miller, Daniel Razor, her
special friend Tim Hicks, also numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, grandparents, aunties, uncles as well as Jaslyn Cote, Gillis Cote and friend Don.

Mavis Pelletier

passed away  at the age of 66 years on May 24,2016 at the Kamsack and District Nursing Home.

A wake will be held on Thursday, May 26, 2016 starting at 10:00 am from the Keeseekoose Chiefs Educational Complex.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, May 27, 2016 starting at 2:00 pm from the St Philips Roman Catholic Church.

Interment will follow at the St Philips Roman Catholic Cemetery.

Mavis was educated at St Philips Residential School in her early years. She furthered her education off the reserve to become a CHR for Keeseekoose Health. She lovingly pursued her career helping others in her community. She was full of life and loved her family and friends dearly. Her favorite hobbies included playing bingo, dancing, playing cards and travelling where ever her job took her. Her faith was strong in both traditional and Roman Catholic beliefs.
As a teen she met and started her family with her first husband Robert .J. Kakakaway (Big Bob). They had five beautiful children, Warren, Allen, Veronica, Sheila, Ursula, and later lived out her life and remarried Roy Pelletier, who is now deceased.
She was predeceased by her first husband Robert (Big Bob) Kakakaway, 2nd husband Roy Pelletier; son Warren Kakakaway, daughters Veronica (Kakakaway) Whitehawk, Ursula Kakakaway, grandsons Ashley Kakakaway, Allen Strongquill; sisters Sylvia Kakakaway, Edna Rheinhart, niece Lisa Kakakaway; grandnephew Norris Durocher; Mother; Marjorie (Fiddler) Quewezance, father Cyril Quewezance (Simson); grandparents Fred Quewezance, Laura (Cadotte) Quewezance; Verna & Jake Fiddler; one brother Wayne Wapash.
She is survived by her only son Allen (Deanna); daughters, Sheila, Darlene; brothers William(Mike) (Lorraine), Robert (Sharon) Joey, sisters Linda Quewezance, Seraphine Straightnose, Esther Big Stone, Margret Masney, Wanda Wapash, grandchildren & great grandchildren too numerous to mention as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, uncles, aunts and friends.

Mary Latulipe

passed away at the age of 53 years on May 16, 2016 in Regina, Saskatchewan.

A funeral service was held in Regina on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 from Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints, 550 Sangster Blvd, Regina, SK.

A traditional wake was held on Thursday, May 19, 2016 from Keeseekoose Chiefs Educational Complex.
A funeral service was held on Friday, May 20, 2016 also from Keeseekoose Chiefs Educational Complex.

Interment followed at the Keeseekoose Traditional Cemetery.

Mary went home to her Heavenly Father on May 16, 2016 after a long battle with diabetes.
She was born in Kamsack, SK to Henry George Musqua and Margret Anne Musqua (nee Quewezance) being the youngest of 12 siblings.

She was predeceased by her parents, brothers, Spencer, Joseph, Patrick, two infant brothers, Kenny and David, and two sisters, Margaret and Georgina.

She is survived by her Sons Matthew (Susan) of Edmonton AB and Michael (Toni) of Regina, SK. Grandchildren; Rebecca, Joseph, Mckenna, Keatyn, Kaleb and Hunter. Sisters: Virginia, Joyce, Geraldine, Toni and one brother Sam. Her life long friends Tracy and Raymond Brace. Their children : Paige, Kirano, and Nicole and special grandchildren: Damien, Jorden and Alex. Plus many nieces, nephews and extended grandchildren whom she loved very much.

Mary will be remembered for her faith in her Church, the love of her grandchildren and generous and caring heart.

Clement Keshane

passed away at the age of 76 years on May 14, 2016 in Regina, Saskatchewan.

A wake was held on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 from the Keeseekoose First Nation Band Hall.

A funeral service was held on Thursday, May 19, 2016 from the St Philips Roman Catholic Church.

Interment  followed at the St Philips Roman Catholic Cemetery.

Nora Clyde

passed away at the age of 99 years on May 7, 2016 at the Kamsack hospital.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 from the Holy Trinity Anglican Church.

Interment  followed at the Riverview Cemetery.

Nora Margaret Clyde was born August 20, 1916 in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba to Edward Thomas Moore and Nora Isabelle (Smith) Moore. The family moved to Kamsack in 1923. Nora lived in Kamsack for most of her life, working, belonging to service clubs & volunteering for many organisations. Nora was a member of the Holy Trinity Anglican Church since moving to Kamsack. Nora was a loving and generous Aunt, community member & friend. She will be missed.

Nora was predeceased by her parents; her husband William (1988); brothers Edward Harry Moore (In infancy), Charles (Tom) Moore (2014), & niece Donna Moore (2014).

Left to celebrate Nora’s life are sister in law Shirley Moore; nieces & nephews Deb & Bill Sutherland, Nancy & Jim Klempp (Kellen & Jordan), Bud & Tina Moore (Adria & Alina), Margo & Brian Lundstrom (Taylor & Davis).

If friends so desire donations in Nora’s memory may be made to Holy Trinity Anglican Church.

Linsay Cote

passed away at the age of 29 years on April 30, 2016 in Regina, Saskatchewan.

A traditional was held on Thursday, May 5, 2016 starting at 10:00 am from the Cote First Nation Band Hall.

A funeral service was held on Friday, April 6, 2016 starting at 11:00 am also from the Cote First Nation Band Hall.

Interment followed the funeral service at the St Philips Roman Catholic Cemetery.

Linsay was educated at Scott Collegiate. She was predeceased by her mother; Leeann, grandmothers; Dorothy Crowe and Joyce Quewezance and Nancy Cote, grandfathers; Philip Quewezance and James Crowe, sister; Chantelle Quewezance, aunts; Marjorie Quewezance, Leslie Quewezance, Davine Quewezance, uncle; Heubert Quewezance.

She is survived by her Common Law spouse; Darcy Morrow, parents; Warren Quewezance (Frances Keshane-Step mother), stepmother; Valarie Morin, sons; Romeo Cote (Of Linsay) and Skyden Quewezance, brothers; Warren (Aleks), James, Derek (Tonya), Brian Shad, Blaine (Jessie) Quewezance, David (Stacy) Cote, sisters; Claudia (Sheldon), Desiree and Misty, nieces; Cheylee, Jersey, Taylor, Jamie, Kariss, Sahara, Delilah, Chantelle, Nephews; Lelind, Derek, James Jr, Isaac, Antonio, Christian and Cassius as well as many cousins and friends.

Debbie Osiowy

passed away at the age of 44 years on April 29, 2016 at the Kamsack Hospital.

A wake was held on Monday, May 2nd, 2016 from the Cote First Nation Band Hall.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016  also from the Cote First Nation Band Hall.

Interment  followed at the Elizabeth Gardens Cemetery.

Debbie worked at many jobs over the years including a daycare in Melville, Saskatchewan, housekeeper in Russell, Manitoba, as well a cook at the Duck Mountain Lodge and a baker at the Cote Market.
She loved baking and cooking and could cook for two or for a hundred. She also loved canning foods, camping, fishing and just to sit around a bonfire. Debbie made friends wherever she went.

Debbie was predeceased by her dad; Jack, brother; Peter, paternal grandparents; Abe, and Eva,
maternal Grandparents; Peter and Elizabeth

She is survived by her sons; Austin, Steven, Jordan and Tyson, daughters; Rihanna and Haven,
grandson Evan, husband; Darcy, mother; Rita, sister; Terri,  (Daryl), Lacquette, nephews; Michael – Ryan, Tyler, and great nephew Ryan, brother; Clayton (Ryanne) Bresky , nieces; Alice, Evangeline and Samantha.

She is also survived by numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins from the Bresky and Tourangeau families.

Jory Keshane

passed away at the age of 26 years on April 22, 2016 in Regina, Saskatchewan.

A wake was held on Monday, April 25, 2016 from the Keeseekoose Full Gospel Church.

A funeral was  held on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 also from the Keeseekoose Full Gospel Church.

Interment  followed at the Keeseekoose Full Gospel Cemetery.

Jory was a fighter right up to the end; he never complained and never thought of giving up. He always thought positive and planning what he was going to do when he got better. Jory loved sports, such as hockey, ball and golf. He was an avid Philadelphia Flyers fan. Jory was also comical in so many ways, making us laugh at his funny way of saying things; he was cheeky and loved to bug everyone especially his Dad. Jory had dreams, plans and hopes. He loved and knew Jesus, he read his bible and talked about many scriptures. Jory’s last word was “Jesus”

Jory is pre-deceased by:

(Mothers side)
Great grandfather Henry Stanley Keshane, Great grandmother Agnes Keshane, Great grandfather Duncan Cote and Great grandmother Dorothy Ironstand.

(Fathers side)
Great grandmother Dorothy Crowe, Great grandfather James Crowe, Great grandfather Victor Shingoose, Great grandmother Evelyn Shingoose, Grandfather Maynard Whitehawk and Grandfather Louie Morin

Jory is survived by:
His dad Mark Whitehawk and mom Crystal Whitehawk, his brothers Mark “Trez” Keshane and Tristan “TK” Keshane (Shenika), His sisters Anena Keshane and Christie Whitehawk and his cat Wapos.
Jory is survived by his grandparents Ernie & Violet Keshane, his aunties and uncles; Alvina & Calvin Straightnose, Tilly & William (Bill) Desnomie and Selena & Ernie Dieter. His Nephews Micah and Carter Keshane along with Niece Kendall Taypotat (mother Cassie). Cousins; George Keewatin, Tara Keshane, Sky Keshane, Kelly Desnomie, William Desnomie, Morgan Straightnose, Hayden Wilson, Stephan Brass, Daylen Keshane, Tabitha Dieter, Treah Dieter, Taylor Dieter and Justine Severight, uncle Leon Keshane (Gina)

Jory is also survived by his grandmother Barbara Whitehawk, Auntie’s Teresa Straightnose, Colleen (Devin) Severight, Lavina Olenick, Sonia Whitehawk , Michelle Morin, Uncles Steven Iron,
Jason Morin and Maynard Whitehawk Jr. As well his cousins; Leonard Kitchemonia iii, Kieth Kitchemonia , Eric Kitchemonia, Johanna Whitehawk, Maynard Whitehawk iii, Kwaniel Whitehawk, Devon Severight, Barbara Severight , Harold Straightnose, Lloyd Straightnose, Tyler Whitehawk and Jade Whitehawk.

Mary Langan

passed away at the age of 78 years on April 18, 2016 in Kamsack, Saskatchewan.

A traditional wake was held on Thursday, April 21, 2016 from the Keeseekoose Chiefs Educational Complex.

A funeral service was held on Friday, April, 22, 2016 also from the Keeseekoose Chiefs Educational Complex.

Interment followed at the Keeseekoose First Nation Traditional Cemetery.

Mary was a good friend, a great mother, an awesome grandmother, Most of all, a wonderful teacher who was a strong and courageous woman. She always knew what to say when you’re feeling down and out or when somethings wrong. She knew how to make your day. When we would ask her for something she would tell us “ateeny, you think I`m f—— crazy“. Anyways she always told us to tell everyone when she dies, to think of the good things we have done for her.

Mary is survived by her children; Velma Langan (Hilliard), Paxton Langan, Curtis Langan (Vera), Tuesday Langan, Stephanie Quewezance (Jack), Zelda (Aubrey), Quewezance, grandchildren; Sonya, Justin, Natalie, Trenton, Paxton, Toni, Randall, Dusty, Tasha, Kim, Lisa, Ryan, Levi, Christopher, Donavan, Jeremy, Daniel, Darryl, Logan, Alex, Marie, Martin, Carlene, J.J, Maryann, James, Mitch, Roland, Kendall, as well as numerous great grandchildren and a only great great grandson Marshall Myron, sisters; Audrey Cochrane and Teresa Papequash.

She was predeceased by; parents; father Joseph Quewezance, mother; Mary Anne (Severight)
Quewezance, Randall Wayne Langan, Charles Alexander Cochrane, sisters; Leona Straightnose, Rosemary Papequash, Marlene Quewezance, brother; Ralph Quewezance, children; Baby Langan, Debbie Langan, Vernon Langan, Calvin Langan, Nellie Langan grandchildren; Charnel Bryant and (Baby Langan – (Tuesday`s daughter).