Warren L. Manitowabi

Born: Tue., Mar. 27, 1984
Died: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019


6:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
Location: St. Ignatius Church/Buzwah

Funeral Mass

11:00 AM Mon., Sep. 02, 2019
Location: Holy Cross Mission

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In Loving Memory
Warren Lee Manitowabi
March 27, 1984-August 27, 2019

Warren passed away suddenly at his residence in Wikwemikong.  Forever cherished by his family. He was a dear brother of Sebastian (Angela), Macy, Cruz, Maureen, Cindy (Howard), June (Ron), Paulette (Luke), Claudette (Todd), Velma, Jackie (Karen), Peggy (Bernie), JoAnne; Floyd, Stewart and Sara.

He is survived by his niece and nephews, Shawn, Sylvester, Jules, Malachi and Lily.

Predeceased by his grandparents/special mom Victoria Mary and Alex Manitowabi, special dad Lloyd Pitawanakwat, mother Wilma Manitowabi, sisters Karen and Fedra Lynn, brother in law Randy and cousin April.

Special dad to step daughters Simone, Summer and Desiree Recollet.

He will be sadly missed by his godparents Douglas Pitawanakwat and Velma Manitowabi, many cousins, friends, school mates, Naandwe Miikaan staff, medical support staff and fellow patients at the Dialysis Unit in Little Current and North Bay.

At a young age he participated in The Healing Dance Has Begun a Family Violence Video; Barney on Ice; Children’s Program with Debaj. Theatre., Altar Boy for Holy Cross Mission; Warren loved reading he was an “A” student throughout his schooling.  He completed his GED; attended Cambrian College; participated in Moving Forward a College Preparatory Program; attended Canadore College and completed his first year Mental Health and Addictions Program.  Warren received the Nadmadwin Award for Mental Health.  He was a seasonal worker for 2 O’clock Hill Contracting; Casino Rama; University of Toronto; Heart and Stroke Foundation; Manitowabi Construction; Rainbow Ridge Golf Course; Fire Fighter at Outlander Reforestation; Louie Manitowabi Logging; Hemlock Picker; Tree planting and the Band Office.

Visitation will be at the St. Ignatius Church in Buzwah 6 p.m. Saturday, August 31, 2019.  
Funeral service will be at Holy Cross Mission 11:00 a.m., Monday, September 2nd, 2019.
Cremation to follow.  
Arrangements entrusted to Island Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers monetary donations accepted in memorial bursary and dialysis unit.

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Brian and Cindy Bisson
   Posted Thu August 29, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with our Manitowabi family. You have our deepest sympathies. We wish we could be there.

Marisa Hammerton
   Posted Thu August 29, 2019
RIP Warren, glad our path's crossed. My Condolances to the to Warrens Family

Katherine Sarazin
   Posted Sat August 31, 2019
My prayers & love go to all family & friends.
I only knew Warren for a short time - I will treasure our conversations.
Everyone at the College will miss you dearly.
Katherine Sarazin

Rose shawanda
   Posted Sun September 01, 2019
My condolences to the family & friends of Warren. 💞 So sorry to hear of his sudden passing. He will be missed.😔

Rose shawanda
   Posted Sun September 01, 2019
My condolences to the family & friends of Warren. 💞 So sorry to hear of his sudden passing. He will be missed.😔

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