Thecla Pheasant

Died: Sun., Oct. 7, 2018


1:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Tue., Oct. 09, 2018
Location: South Bay Centre

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Oct. 11, 2018
Location: Our Lady of Grace, South Bay

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Thecla Pheasant
April 25, 1932-October 7, 2018

Devoted wife, mother and caretaker to nine children and over 100 grandchildren and great grandchildren.  She  was a mentor to woman’s  and Anishinaabemowin Language groups.  Thecla volunteered for church organizations and was an ordained minister.  In younger years she worked in the tourism industry, at the Queen’s Hotel, Manitowaning and in McGregor Bay.  In her leisure retirement she was an active participant in community events in theatre.  She enjoyed road trips with her best friend Stella.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Jerome and daughter Nancy,
parents Brigitte (nee Wagosh) and Louis Gaiashk,
and all her siblings;  Daniel (nephews Jimmy & Alphonse), Delphina, Jean, Charlotte, Mary Louise, Lucy, Ignatius, Joseph, Henri, Alphonse, Louis, Lucy, Harvey and Julius

Survived by her loving children
Kenneth (wife Nadine),
Zhunyip (friend Isaac),
Vivian (daughter April),
Hoss Ronald James (friend Lorelei),
Karen (husband Jackie),
Lori and Gary.
Her cherished grandchildren, great grandchildren.
nephew Ril and great niece Laurieann.
from 1pm at Southbay Community Centre on Tuesday
Funeral Mass  11am Thursday October 11, 2018
at Our Lady of Grace Church, Southbay
Burial at Southbay Cemetery

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