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EDNA INDIAN Wabeskibeenesic

With great sadness the family announces the sudden passing of Edna Indian, 65, of Winnipeg, Man. on July 13, 2018 at the Victoria Hospital, Winnipeg, Man.

Edna enjoyed shopping, making blankets, playing bingo, baking and especially spending time with her grandchildren.

Edna will be lovingly remembered by her children, Tom Cheena, Joanne Gibbins, April Gibbins (Mike) and Kay Fluery (Jay); her grandchildren, Donovan, Hayley, Monique, Mikey, Jayden, Jacey, Jason, Jamen, Jarrell, and Kaylynn; and great granddaughter, China.

She is also survived by her siblings, Lucy Copenace, Albert (Rose) Kirkrude, Marie Big George, Florence Gibbins, Stella (Gary) Tuesday, and Yvonne Jack.

Edna was predeceased by her parents, Edward and Marie Kirkrude; her children, Peter, Brenda and Norman; and granddaughter, Autumn Andy; and her siblings, Nancy Kirkrude, Ole Kirkrude and Edwin Kirkrude.

A traditional wake will be held on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 4 p.m. at Big Grassy First Nation Community Hall followed by a traditional service at the hall on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. Interment to take place in Big Grassy First Nation Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Grey Wolfskead, Terry Copenace, Ian Copenace, Steve Jack, Ryan Jack, and Ross Tuesday.

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