Tuesday, July 7, 2015


Walter Caribou Sr. passed away Sunday, May 20, 2001 in Grand Portage, Mn. He was born Dec. 25, 1914 in Minnesota. He was united in marriage to the former Alma Redsky of Lac La Croix. Walter lived in Nett Lake and Grand Portage most of his life. He was predeceased by his two sisters, Mrs. Agnus Goodsky and Mrs. Elizabeth Boshey; and four children, Florence, Isabelle, Alvin, and Violet Walsh. Walter is survived by his wife, Alma; two sons, Walter Jr. and Gilbert; one daughter, Judy of Denver, Col.; one adopted son, Billy Blackwell; and seven grandchildren, Gord and Faron Caribou, and Elaine Walsh, all of Fort Frances, Ont., and Lynn Marie, Cheryl, Jennifer, and Jill of Minnesota. Funeral services were held Thursday, May 24, 2001 in Grand Portage, Mn.