Gordon Christopher Robin Manitowabi

Born: Thu., Dec. 27, 1934
Died: Thu., Nov. 5, 2020

Funeral Mass

Location: St. Ignatius Church

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In Loving Memory of
Gordon Christopher Robert Manitowabi
Born December 27, 1934
(some argue December 26)
Left on his spirt journey
Thursday, November 5, 2020

Gordon will be lovingly remembered by his children Lorna, Carol (Brad), Yvette (D'Arcy), Terence (Diane)
and Jason (Rondah).
His legacy will live on through his 14 grandchildren,
his 17 great grandchildren
and his two great great grandchildren.

He has left us to be reunited with
the love of his life Ursula.
He is predeceased by his parents Louis & Pauline,
sisters Blanche, Lottie, Jesse,
his brothers Andrew and Rowland
and his son-in-law Dave.

Uncle G will be sadly missed by numerous
nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews
who held a special place in his heart
each in a unique way.

Everybody knows he had a one-of-a-kind joking personality and knows a Gord story. He was known by his many nick names: Shumway, Chief, Flash, Old Man,
The Contender, he was a Long-Rider
and he was everyone's Papa.
Lordy-Lordy Gordy way over Forty.
He was a proud member of the Lions Club of Valley East and greatly enjoyed the time spent at his Alzheimer's Day program aka Men's Club.
Fondly remembered by his brother-in-law Mel Thorne.

Family and friends will gather
at St. Ignatius Church in Buzwah
on Saturday, November 7, 2020
Funeral Service
on Monday, November 9, 2020
to follow in the Kaboni Cemetery

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Jeannette Brosseau
   Posted Sat November 07, 2020
Deepest sympathy to all the family

Karen (Alzheimer Society Sudbury)
   Posted Mon November 09, 2020
My condolences to Yvette and family. His wisdom, smiley face and jokes have and will be missed by all.

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