Agnes Speaker, 92, of Manitou Rapids Rainy River First Nation, Ont., passed away suddenly at her residence Saturday, Jan. 2, 1999.
She was born Feb. 16, 1906 in Little Fork, Ont. to the late Tom and Margaret Burns. Agnes lived in Manitou Rapids all of her life, and she taught her family her traditional way of life and values. She loved her family, relatives, and friends.
She was predeceased by the father of her children, John Speaker, on March 20, 1994; three sons; and by one brother, Harry Burns.