Peacefully at St. Thomas Hospital on Thursday, October 21st, 2021, Shirley George “Kuwatshanis” (nee: Chrisjohn) of Oneida Nation in her 90th year.
Beloved wife of Dean George. Loving mother of Karen Summers, Dean George Jr., the late Nancy George, and the late Danny George. Proud grandma of 8 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and many great-great grandchildren. Dear sister of Sylvia Swamp. Survived by several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Shirley was a “Residential School Survivor”.
Friends will be received by the family on Friday, October 22nd after 1pm at the River Road Longhouse where the Celebration of Shirley’s life will be held on Saturday commencing at 11am. Interment Longhouse Cemetery, Nicholas Road, Oneida. Elliott-Madill Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements. www.elliottmadill.com
A Memorial Tree was planted for Shirley
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Elliott-Madill Funeral Home Ltd.