Harold Nahwegahbow

Born: Sat., Mar. 15, 1952
Died: Thu., Jun. 16, 2011

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It is with great sadness that the family announces the peaceful passing of Harold Nahwegahbow.  After a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by his family at the Sudbury Regional Hospital on Thursday June 16, 2011 at the age of 59 years.
Dear son of Clarence and Marjoire (nee Pitawanakwat) Nahwegahbow (both predeceased)
Beloved spouse of Brenda Burnett of Sudbury
Cherished father of Carrie-Lynn (Dan) of Nobel
Pamela (Justin) of Hamilton
Michael (Tamara) of Sudbury
and Angela (Kevin) of Sioux Lookout
Proud Mish of
Hayden, Rory and Liam
Special “dad” to Chiiko and Trouble at home
Loving big brother of Valerie, Teresa (Don), Karen (Brian), Peter (Kristine), Jamie (Carrie) Reggie (Sherry), Sheri (Mike) and Larry (Emma).
Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and by his best friend of many years Ray Morin (Linda).
Harold will always be remembered by his family as a comedian and as a devoted dad.  Standing by his family no matter what the cost.  He was so proud to be a grandfather to his three young grandchildren.  Harold worked at the Copper Cliff Copper Refinery, retiring in 2004.  He was also an avid Montreal Canadien fan and of the music by the Beatles.  In recent years, dad began playing the guitar and cross country skiing.  He embraced his native culture, and attended many Pow Wows on the Manitoulin Island.
To remember the man and to celebrate his life, family and friends will gather on Saturday June 18, 2011 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at ISLAND FUNERAL HOME.
Funeral Mass at 1:00 pm Monday June 20, 2011 at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, Little Current
Donations to Northern Cancer Research or to the 4th Floor Palliative Care Unit at the Sudbury Regional Hospital would be appreciated by the family.

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Denis Quenneville
Dear Nahwegahbow Family,

I am so sorry for your loss. Your father was a loving and caring person. His laughter and amazing sense of humor will be missed. I love you all and my thoughts and prayers are with you.


Madeleine & Gerald Quenneville
We are deeply sorry to here of your lost .May God give you the strength in the coming days .Remember the good times he gave all his family .Bless you all .

Madeleine & Gerald

Vicki and Ian Little
Dan and Carrie

sorry for your lost. we are all thinking about you.

Vicki and Ian

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