Gilbert Alexander Keewatin

January 28, 1941 ~ January 25, 2019 (age 77)

Gilbert Alexander Keewatin

January 28, 1941 – January 25, 2019

Gilbert Alexander Keewatin Sr. (Mosom Muskwa) was born on January 28, 1941 at Fort Qu’Appelle Indian Hospital, to Norman & Harriette Keewatin (McLeod). He was survived by his wife of 50+ years Ruth Keewatin (Akapew), his children Crystal, Gil Jr (Jamie), Errol (Taryn), Jacqueline (Lance), Theo, & Roberta. Adopted son Steve Ironquill and oldest grandson Colten Keewatin. Dad had 24 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

Dad was predeceased by his brothers Percy, Earl Sr, Gabby & Norman and his sister Susie.

He is survived by his brother Patrick “Wahoo” Desnomie, Alma Keewatin, Eugene & Anne Keewatin, Noma & Bill Koochicum, Germaine & Lyle Desnomie, Jackie & Darrel Bellegarde, & Helen Merasty.

Wake will be held Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm in the Peaskestew School Gym, Peepeekisis Cree Nation. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 11:00 am in the same location.

Officiating Darrel Bellegarde, Lyle Desnomie, and Wayne & Alice Goforth.

Family asks for no children under 5 years old to be in attendance.

Funeral Arrangements entrusted to Conley Funeral Home, Fort Qu’Appelle and Raymore SK, 306-332-0555.

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