Theresa (Manitowabi) Bisson

Died: Tue., Dec. 31, 2019


4:00 PM Wed., Jan. 01, 2020
Location: Rabbit Island Centre

Funeral Service

9:00 AM Fri., Jan. 03, 2020
Location: Rabbit Island Centre

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A Celebration of the life of
Theresa Bisson (Manitowabi)
Auntie Terry
Waabonongo-Kwe Morning Star Woman
Bear Clan
4th Degree Midewiwin
Minaawey weygaan Midewiwin Lodge

Started her spirit journey in the afternoon
on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at the age of 85.

Predeceased by parents John B. Manitowabi and Mary Louise (nee. Trudeau).

Mother of Clarence (Debbie), Peak Sr., Debra,  Mike (Evelyn), Alecouse, Mary Lou, John, Randy (predeceased), Brian (Cindy),Theresa-Lynn (predeceased), Chris and Patricia (predeceased).

Nokomis, Chi Nokomis and Chi Chi Nokomis to many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Ellie will miss making pictures for you.

Survived by siblings Peter (Bessie) Manitowabiand Edna Manitowabi.

Predeceased by siblings Daniel Manitowabi, Albert Manitowabi, Margaret George, Alex Manitowabi, Victoria Mishibinijima, Liza Mosher and Charles Manitowabi.

Remembered by many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins and friends.

Auntie Terry, a 4th Degree Midewiwin Nokomis loved Ceremony Life. As a Water Drum Carrier she loved to sing and listen to the drums. Her most treasured memories were of St. Charles and Murray Hill. She loved sitting by the lodges in the trees smoking and taking in this beautiful life. Auntie Terry walked with a gentle kindness. She was a very humble Grandmother that loved to laugh and play Skip-Bo.
Miigwetch for the beautiful life you gave.

Family and friends will gather at Rabbit Island Centre
on January 1, 2020 starting at 4PM
Traditional Funeral Service
Friday, January 3, 2020 at 9AM
Burial in the Wikwemikong Lower Cemetery

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S. Ellis
   Posted Wed January 01, 2020
I wish you comfort during your sorrow. The Bible gives a real hope that your loved one will soon come back to life in a peaceful paradise on the earth. (John 5:28, 29)

Sandra Lent
   Posted Thu January 02, 2020
My heartfelt wishes of condolence for the family, and a blessing for Auntie Terry, knowing she has begun her spirit journey. I will always remember her from the St. Charles days. (Sandra Lent-Powless)

ellen murray
   Posted Sat January 04, 2020
My sincere condolences to the family of Theresa. Your mom, aunt, sister, cousin, friend is in peace. Though we don't see other often, know I love you all. Love and hugs to everyone. Ej Murray.

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