It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our mother Mary Angeline (Jiggs) Santikko.
She passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 9, 2018 in her 93rd year at the Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa, ON.
She was a woman of great faith, strength and courage; her greatest joy and pride were her family who were by her side to the end.
Wife of the late Walter Santikko.
Daughter of the late Felix and Louise Riel.
Sister of Betsy Sayers (late Murray).
Adored Mother of Jerry Riel, Marty Macdonald (Micky), the late Danny Riel, the late Mary Santikko, Pattie Smith (Derek) and Shirley Lawrence (David).
Beloved Gramma to Brian Macdonald (Tanya), Brent Macdonald, Carrie Macdonald (Jim), Beverly Robinson, Hazel McMaster, Trisha Smith (Sanjay), William Smith (Natasha), Matthew Smith, Travis Smith (Julie), Danielle Jeddore (Mason), Dave (Willie) Lawrence (Heather), Dustin Lawrence (Alyssa), Darcy Lawrence (Dana).
Cherished Great Gramma to Blaine, Bradley, Zaciah, Isaiah, Austin, Kai, Colton, Brooklyn, Niibin, Desmond and Kaleena.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Obadjiwan Centre in Batchawana Bay with Funeral Service to follow.
Interment Batchawana Bay Cemetery will proceed immediately after the funeral with a reception back at the Obadjiwan Centre.
Memorial donations to the Canadian Arthritis Society or the Community Bible Church welcomed.
Arrangements entrusted to Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Rd, 705-945-7758). www.northwoodfuneral.com