It is with great sadness that the family of Jason Kelly Ottertail Jr. announces his passing on Monday, March 5, 2018 in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Jason was born on Feb. 24, 1995 to Jason Ottertail Sr. and Shannon Morrison.
He grew up in Devlin, Ont. and played hockey as a young boy. He also enjoyed rap music and cheering on the Washington Capitals.
He moved to Thunder Bay this past fall looking for a fresh start.
Jason leaves behind his father, Jason Sr. (Doreen); siblings, Christine (Scott), Felicia, Dylan, Kayla, Brandon, Madeline, and Brody; nieces and nephews, Malik, Malizay, Shannon, Bryanna, and Brooklynne; grandfather, Arthur; aunts and uncles, Michael, Lisa, Duane, Jackie, Cindy, Desmond, Dennis, Darlene, Roger, David, Jeff, Sharon, Kim, and Joy; as well as numerous cousins.
Jason was predeceased by his mother, Shannon; grandparents, Beatrice, June, and Albert; and uncle, Albert.
A traditional ceremony was held on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Lac La Croix First Nation.
The pallbearers were Jason's family and friends.
Online condolences may be offered at www.greenfuneralhomefortfrances.com