SYRETTE (Pine), Hilda Mary “T’Chi Ogimaa Ikwe, Eagle Clan”


At her residence on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at the age of 82 years.

Beloved wife of the late Jerome “T’Chi Ogemah”. Dear mother of Cathy, Vernon “Champ” (Kathy), Dwayne, Roger, Norman (Genny), Brenda “Mimi” (Eino), Holly, Marlene, late Karen Francis and late Wm. Charles “Buzz”. Also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and many good friends. Wen’enh (name sake) to many.

Very proud to be from Garden River First Nation and a direct descendent, great granddaughter of chief Shingwauk.

Visitation at the Garden River Community Centre “Log Building” on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 12 noon. Anishinaabe Midewin Services Wednesday evening. Traditional burial starting at 9am on Thursday, November 19, 2015.

In lieu of flowers, plants are preferred, memorial donations may be made to the traditional funeral officiants.

Special thanks to our brother Roger who was her primary caregiver, Rachel Bourassa for your kind, gentle, and caring spirit, to WeCare and the Batchewana First Nation Health Centre.

(Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 759-2522).