John Paul Wifladt

b. 12 November 1975  - 14 December 2014

The funeral for the late John Wifladt will be held on Monday, December 22 at 11 am at St. Patrick's Church in Yellowknife. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.

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“And, in the end the love you take is equal to the love you make” 

Meynardo YuviencosSend- 14 December 201

b. 9 October 1936 - d. 13 May 2014 

There will be a visitation with the family of the late Meynardo Yuvienco on Wednesday, May 14 and Thursday, May 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. t McKenna Funeral Home. The funeral will be held on Friday, May 16 at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, with internment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery.

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Robert Louis MacKenzie

b. 23 January 1934 - d. 16 December 2014 Behchoko

The late Robert MacKenzie will return to Behchoko on Friday with a funeral service to follow on Saturday.

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hirley Lloyd Send messages of sympathy to the family: messages@mckennafuneral.com  hirley Lloyd 5 September 1935 - 29 October 2014Shirley Marie Lloyd, 79, of Yellowknife passed away on October 29, 2014. She is survived by her sons Grant(Vanessa) and Regan, her daughter Charlene(Eric), her sisters Camilla, Jacqueline and Carol, as well as six grandchildren Hector (Lauren), Cody, Travis, James (Jessica), Benjamin and Brittany and one great grandchild (Lucas).Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be made in Shirley's name to the Canadian Cancer Society.At her request no service will be held. A private ceremony will be held by the family at a later date. Send messages of sympathy to the family: messages@mckennafuneral.com  Mary Anne was predeceased by her parents, Jack and Thelma Tees, her sisters Diane St. Arneault, and Janet Tees; brother-in-laws Martin St. Arneault and Jimmy Essery, and numerous aunts and uncles on both sides. Her father and mother-in-law Lawrence and Peggy Digness, and brother-in-law Keith Digness. A memorial service will be held at noon on November 28th, 2014 at the St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church, Yellowknife. A brief ceremony at Lakeview Cemetery will follow the memorial. After the memorial, the family invites everyone to the N’Dilo gym from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, to celebrate Mary Anne’s life. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice in Mary Anne’s name is appreciated. Mary Anne Digness

5 August 1959 - 21 November 2014

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Mary Anne Digness of Yellowknife, NT at the age of 55 years after a brave and valiant battle with cancer. Mary Anne passed away at home peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on November 21st, 2014.

Mary Anne was born and raised in Yellowknife on August 5, 1959 the sixth child of Jack and Thelma Tees. She met and married Allan Digness, the love of her life in 1979. Together they raised three beautiful daughters – Charlotte, Chelsey, and Chandi. In 2000, Mary Anne became a proud grandmother for the first time, and was blessed with four more grandkids over the years. Being a grandmother brought an enormous amount of happiness and joy to Mary Anne’s life.

Mary Anne is survived by her husband of 35 years, Allan Digness, her children Charlotte (Chris) Digness, Chelsey (Derek) Digness, Chandi (Jason) Gambin. Her grandchildren Sommer Snow, Kalesta Bossy, Kendall Beadle, Mackenzie Gambin, and Isabella Gambin. Her brothers John (Irene) Tees, Gary (Irene) Tees, sisters Bonnie Jean (Roger) Tees-Heisler, Josephine (John) Mackenzie, Lorraine Tees, Patty (Clayton) Duncan, Ellen (Jeff) Tees, and Tanice (Bill) Turner. Her in-laws, Sharon (Earl) Lambert, Bob (Val) Digness, Marlene (Andy) Kemitzis, David Digness, Russell Digness, Beverley (Keith) Rushton, and Clifford Digness. Also left to mourn is her best friend Roxanne Digness. Mary Anne is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, and friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice in Mary Anne’s name is appreciated. 

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Virginia Whitehead

d. 19 November 2014

The service for the late Virginia Whitehead will be held on November 27 at 1 pm at the Anglican Church.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Stanton Territorial Hospital Foundation for the chemo unit.

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Maurice (Lee) Crapeau

8 July 1963 - 10 November 2014

The funeral for the late Maurice (Lee) Crapeau is scheduled for Wednesday at 11 am at St. Patrick's Church, with burial to follow at the Lakeview Cemetery.

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Maurice (Lee) Crapeau

8 July 1963 - 10 November 2014

The funeral for the late Maurice (Lee) Crapeau is scheduled for Wednesday at 11 am at St. Patrick's Church, with burial to follow at the Lakeview Cemetery.

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Georgina Yallee

4 February 1932 - 7 November 2014

Returning to Tulita November 10 for burial. 

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Beverly Ann Tuccaro (Dodman) of Yellowknife passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at Stanton Territorial Hospital.  She was predeceased by her Mother Evelyn Dodman, Father Arthur Dodman and baby brother Harley. 

Daniel Westman

Georgina Yallee

4 February 1932 - 7 November 2014

Returning to Tulita November 10 for burial. 

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8 August 1952 - 23 October 2014

Dan fought a short courageous battle with cancer that began July 8th, 2014 and ended October 23rd, 2014. Danny was born in Saltcoats, SK to Kelly and Lenore Westman. Danny lived in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Pine Point NT prior to making Yellowknife his permanent home in 1979. Dan worked for the GNWT during his time in Yellowknife and received his 35 year service award on September 19th, 2014. Dan met Paula, the love of his life, in Yellowknife. They welcomed their first daughter Lorraine in 1989 and their second daughter Natalie in 1993. Dan loved his girls and had no problem waiting for them in the mall reading a book while they shopped for hours. Dan and Paula finally tied the knot on June 15, 2014 on their roof top deck overlooking Yellowknife Bay. Dan is survived by his wife Paula Tremaine, daughters Lorraine Elizabeth and Natalie Engracia, brother Douglas, sister Debbie, nieces, nephews, and countless friends. 

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society.

The family would like to extend a very special thank you to the numerous health care professionals, family, and friends that were there for every step on this journey.

A celebration of life for Daniel will be held at the Top Knight in Yellowknife, NT on November 10th, 2014 beginning at 6pm.  

"And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make."

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 She is survived by her loving husband Raymond, son Darren (Sandra), and daughter Raylene (Robert).  Grandchildren: Keegan, Krystin, Jayden, Matthew, Bradley, Jessica, and Kaitlyn.  Siblings: Stanley, Marilyn (George), Robert James (Brenda), Sharon, Ronald (Sandra) Kimberley (Ben), Dennis (Stacey) and by numerous Aunts, Uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. 

There will be a visitation for the late Bev Tuccaro on Tuesday, September 30 from 7 until 9 pm at the funeral home.There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, October 1 at noon at St. Patrick RC Church.

Daniel Westman

8 August 1952 - 23 October 2014

Dan fought a short courageous battle with cancer that began July 8th, 2014 and ended October 23rd, 2014. Danny was born in Saltcoats, SK to Kelly and Lenore Westman. Danny lived in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Pine Point NT prior to making Yellowknife his permanent home in 1979. Dan worked for the GNWT during his time in Yellowknife and received his 35 year service award on September 19th, 2014. Dan met Paula, the love of his life, in Yellowknife. They welcomed their first daughter Lorraine in 1989 and their second daughter Natalie in 1993. Dan loved his girls and had no problem waiting for them in the mall reading a book while they shopped for hours. Dan and Paula finally tied the knot on June 15, 2014 on their roof top deck overlooking Yellowknife Bay. Dan is survived by his wife Paula Tremaine, daughters Lorraine Elizabeth and Natalie Engracia, brother Douglas, sister Debbie, nieces, nephews, and countless friends. 

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society.

The family would like to extend a very special thank you to the numerous health care professionals, family, and friends that were there for every step on this journey.

A celebration of life for Daniel will be held at the Top Knight in Yellowknife, NT on November 10th, 2014 beginning at 6pm.  

"And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make."

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Daniel Westman

8 August 1952 - 23 October 2014

Dan fought a short courageous battle with cancer that began July 8th, 2014 and ended October 23rd, 2014. Danny was born in Saltcoats, SK to Kelly and Lenore Westman. Danny lived in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Pine Point NT prior to making Yellowknife his permanent home in 1979. Dan worked for the GNWT during his time in Yellowknife and received his 35 year service award on September 19th, 2014. Dan met Paula, the love of his life, in Yellowknife. They welcomed their first daughter Lorraine in 1989 and their second daughter Natalie in 1993. Dan loved his girls and had no problem waiting for them in the mall reading a book while they shopped for hours. Dan and Paula finally tied the knot on June 15, 2014 on their roof top deck overlooking Yellowknife Bay. Dan is survived by his wife Paula Tremaine, daughters Lorraine Elizabeth and Natalie Engracia, brother Douglas, sister Debbie, nieces, nephews, and countless friends. 

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society.

The family would like to extend a very special thank you to the numerous health care professionals, family, and friends that were there for every step on this journey.

A celebration of life for Daniel will be held at the Top Knight in Yellowknife, NT on November 10th, 2014 beginning at 6pm.  

"And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make."

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Bev Tuccaro

17 July 1953 - 25 September 2014

Beverly Ann Tuccaro (Dodman) of Yellowknife passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at Stanton Territorial Hospital.  She was predeceased by her Mother Evelyn Dodman, Father Arthur Dodman and baby brother Harley. 

 She is survived by her loving husband Raymond, son Darren (Sandra), and daughter Raylene (Robert).  Grandchildren: Keegan, Krystin, Jayden, Matthew, Bradley, Jessica, and Kaitlyn.  Siblings: Stanley, Marilyn (George), Robert James (Brenda), Sharon, Ronald (Sandra) Kimberley (Ben), Dennis (Stacey) and by numerous Aunts, Uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. 

There will be a visitation for the late Bev Tuccaro on Tuesday, September 30 from 7 until 9 pm at the funeral home.There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, October 1 at noon at St. Patrick RC Church.

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 Christian Migwi

13 November 1999 - 1 November 2014

The late Christian Migwi will return to Bechoko Nov. 8 for burial.

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26 August 1947 - 9 August 2014There will be a funeral service for the late Donald Strand on Tuesday, August 12 at 2 p.m. at St. Patrick RC Church, will burial to follow in Whati. 

Calvin Lush

10 February 1961 - 11 October 2014

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Calvin Wade Lush peacefully at home.

Calvin was originally from Bay Roberts, Newfoundland and moved to Yellowknife on June 15th 1983. Throughout the years Calvin worked various jobs, mostly construction, mining and finally with Darryl’s Shuttle Services which he thoroughly enjoyed.

Calvin was predeceased by his parents Pearce and Flora Lush and sister Edith Wareham and brother in-law Clarence Wareham. Calvin leaves behind with fond and loving memories, his wife Jeanette, son Brendan (Kaitlin), Brothers Lloyd (Josephine) of Yellowknife, Roy (Lorraine) of Colliers, NL, Sister Barbara (Johnny) of Paradise, NL, brother in-law Wayne Kennedy (Pauline), aunts, uncles, numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews. Calvin also had a very close group of friends.

The family would like to send a thank you to Dr. Ayoubi, the doctors and nurses at the Grey Nuns Hospital in Edmonton. A special thank you to the homecare nurses in Yellowknife that visited Calvin.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association: https://crm1.diabetes.ca/bbis_CRMLive/donate  or to the Heart and Stroke Fund.

http://www.heartandstroke.com/site/c.ikIQLcMWJtE/b.3479069/k.1A2C/Donate_to_the_Heart_and_Stroke_Foundation.htm

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Bev Tuccaro

17 July 1953 - 25 September 2014

Beverly Ann Tuccaro (Dodman) of Yellowknife passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at Stanton Territorial Hospital.  She was predeceased by her Mother Evelyn Dodman, Father Arthur Dodman and baby brother Harley. 

 She is survived by her loving husband Raymond, son Darren (Sandra), and daughter Raylene (Robert).  Grandchildren: Keegan, Krystin, Jayden, Matthew, Bradley, Jessica, and Kaitlyn.  Siblings: Stanley, Marilyn (George), Robert James (Brenda), Sharon, Ronald (Sandra) Kimberley (Ben), Dennis (Stacey) and by numerous Aunts, Uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. 

There will be a visitation for the late Bev Tuccaro on Tuesday, September 30 from 7 until 9 pm at the funeral home.There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, October 1 at noon at St. Patrick RC Church.

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Jodi Sherritt

Minnie Watsyk

12 November 1938 - 23 June 2014Bev Tuccaro

17 July 1953 - 25 September 2014

Beverly Ann Tuccaro (Dodman) of Yellowknife passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at Stanton Territorial Hospital.  She was predeceased by her Mother Evelyn Dodman, Father Arthur Dodman and baby brother Harley. 

 She is survived by her loving husband Raymond, son Darren (Sandra), and daughter Raylene (Robert).  Grandchildren: Keegan, Krystin, Jayden, Matthew, Bradley, Jessica, and Kaitlyn.  Siblings: Stanley, Marilyn (George), Robert James (Brenda), Sharon, Ronald (Sandra) Kimberley (Ben), Dennis (Stacey) and by numerous Aunts, Uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. 

There will be a visitation for the late Bev Tuccaro on Tuesday, September 30 from 7 until 9 pm at the funeral home.There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, October 1 at noon at St. Patrick RC Church.

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Returning to Jean Marie River June 28 for burial.

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b. 26 March 1958 - d. 17 May 2014

Service Friday, June 6 at 3:00 p.m. at Yellowknife Curling Club.

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Bev Tuccaro

17 July 1953 - 25 September 2014

Beverly Ann Tuccaro (Dodman) of Yellowknife passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at Stanton Territorial Hospital.  She was predeceased by her Mother Evelyn Dodman, Father Arthur Dodman and baby brother Harley. 

 She is survived by her loving husband Raymond, son Darren (Sandra), and daughter Raylene (Robert).  Grandchildren: Keegan, Krystin, Jayden, Matthew, Bradley, Jessica, and Kaitlyn.  Siblings: Stanley, Marilyn (George), Robert James (Brenda), Sharon, Ronald (Sandra) Kimberley (Ben), Dennis (Stacey) and by numerous Aunts, Uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. 

There will be a visitation for the late Bev Tuccaro on Tuesday, September 30 from 7 until 9 pm at the funeral home.There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, October 1 at noon at St. Patrick RC Church.

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Bev Tuccaro

17 July 1953 - 25 September 2014

Beverly Ann Tuccaro (Dodman) of Yellowknife passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at Stanton Territorial Hospital.  She was predeceased by her Mother Evelyn Dodman, Father Arthur Dodman and baby brother Harley. 

 She is survived by her loving husband Raymond, son Darren (Sandra), and daughter Raylene (Robert).  Grandchildren: Keegan, Krystin, Jayden, Matthew, Bradley, Jessica, and Kaitlyn.  Siblings: Stanley, Marilyn (George), Robert James (Brenda), Sharon, Ronald (Sandra) Kimberley (Ben), Dennis (Stacey) and by numerous Aunts, Uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. 

There will be a visitation for the late Bev Tuccaro on Tuesday, September 30 from 7 until 9 pm at the funeral home.There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, October 1 at noon at St. Patrick RC Church.

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Meynardo Yuvienco

b. 9 October 1936 - d. 13 May 2014 

There will be a visitation with the family of the late Meynardo Yuvienco on Wednesday, May 14 and Thursday, May 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. t McKenna Funeral Home. The funeral will be held on Friday, May 16 at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, with internment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery.

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