It is with great sorrow that the family of Tracy Windego announces her passing, with family by her side, on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
She was born on Sept. 10, 1977 in Fort Frances to Harry Windego Sr. and Mary Menson.
Tracy was liked to keep busy and enjoyed manual labour. She was a hard worker, willing to take on any task. She also enjoyed being outdoors, attending pow-wows, and especially camping.
Everyone who knew Tracy knew her as a friend.
She leaves behind her children, Autumn Windego and Thre Windego; granddaughter, Lyla; father, Harry Windego Sr.; siblings, Laura, Marilyn, Darlene, and Vernon Menson, and Valerie Windego; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.
Tracy was predeceased by her mother, Mary Menson; sister, Priscilla Menson; brother, Harry Windego Jr.; and grandparents, John and May Black and Joe Friday and Rosanne Banks.
A traditional wake was held on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 at 3 p.m. at the Seine River First Nation gymnasium.
A traditional service was held on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the Seine River First Nation gymnasium, with Elder Dennis Black officiating.
The pallbearers were Tracy's family and friends.
Online condolences may be offered at www.greenfuneralhomefortfrances.com