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Alexander Whiskeyjack

September 10, 1940 - October 2, 2016


On October 2, 2016, Mr. Alexander “Alex” Whiskeyjack of Saddle Lake passed away at the age of 76 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Helen; children, Cynthia (Winston) Lapatak, Ricky (Tracy), Jason (Mary) & Conrad (Mavis) all of Saddle Lake; 24 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; siblings, Josephine Cardinal (Whiskeyjack) of Saddle Lake, Julia Alexander & Alexina Alexander both of Enoch, Theresa Sapp of Little Pine, SK., Eliza Paskimin of Sweetgrass, SK. & Violet Whiskeyjack of Saddle Lake; numerous nieces & nephews; best friends, Louie & Gloria Moosewah. He was predeceased by his children, Christina Abraham, Darrell Mooeswah & Roy (Janet) Whiskeyjack; parents, Joshua & Mathilda; brother-in-law, Elmer Thomas Abraham; sister-in-law, Charlotte Whiskeyjack; siblings, James, Benjamin, Jenny Paul, Regina Cardinal, Albert, Donald, Christine Daniels & Ida Cardinal; granddaughter, Angel. A Wake will be held on Tuesday & Wednesday, October 4 & 5 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake (Leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.). A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, October 6 at 11:00 a.m. at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Reverend Robert Wright will be officiating, with interment in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Saddle Lake. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.


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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Gail Paul
Relation: My Uncle

With a heavy heart I send my prayers to My Aunt and Cousins. And Thank-You Uncle for ALWAYS being here for us and being a Wonderful Uncle. I Will miss you and I will always remember you with the kindness you shared with all of us. THANK-YOU UNCLE

From: Peter & Brenda Cardinal
Relation: Family Friend

Our thought and Prayer are with You

From: Regina Rasmussen
Relation: Staff member -Vilna School

My heart goes out to you and your family at this difficult time
please accept my deepest condolences for your family’s loss.
My thoughts and prayers are with you.

From: david inscho
Relation: friend

Alex was a man that i greatly respected .i respected him for his stead fast commitment to the betterment of his peoples lives and future .
I will miss him

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
October 6, 2016
Beginning at 11:00am

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Saddle Lake, AB Canada


Date & Time:
October 4, 2016
Beginning at 12:28am

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

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