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Celina Mary Helen (Bebamikawe) Aiabens

March 18, 1935 ~ January 31, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Celina Aiabens Obituary

In Loving Memory of Mama
Celina Mary Helen Aiabens (Bebamikawe) 
"Gimaa Kwe"

Sunrise: March 18, 1935 - Sunset:  January 31, 2024
At the age of 88.
Passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family.
Beloved Wife to David (Mosquito) Aiabens (Predeceased) 
Loving Daughter to Victoria (Paula) and Onesime Bebamikawe (both Predeceased)
Will be greatly missed by her children Jean, Bruno, Bruce (Sandra), Bernice, Debbie (Theodore), Bonnie, Carol, Joyce, Paula (Mike) and Paulette (Phil).
Beloved Sister to Clifford (Loretta), Ambrose (Rosemary) (both Predeceased), Clement (Doreen) (both Predeceased).
Sister-In-Law to Mabel (Al), Charlotte, Rita (Predeceased), Celina (Predeceased), Jonas (Predeceased), and John (Predeceased).
Reunited with her cherished Auntie Agnes Wagosh.
She leaves behind 23 Grandchildren (1 Predeceased), 28 Great- Grandchild (1 Predeceased), and 10 Great-Great Grandchildren, and many Nieces, Nephews, and Friends.
Godmother to many. 
Special Sister to Margaret Simon, Anita Peltier, and Annie Peltier (Predeceased) Special friend to Ronnie  Animikwan.
Special Mama "A" to the Peltier family.


Celina worked for the Schools of Wikwemikong and Kaboni as a custodian for over 25 years.
In her earlier years she loved working on her native crafts such as quill work, birch bark and quilting. She enjoyed doing summer/fall harvesting and traveling. As she got older, she enjoyed bingo and her trips to the casino, if it wasn't in person, it was on her iPad. She loved all things sweet ("jackpot").

Celina had a great passion for cooking especially for her family on special occasions and having big cookouts.
She was known for her love and generosity for those that she loved and cared for.
 She had a great sense of humor towards everyone that she knew but mostly towards her grandchildren.
Celina also loved her fur babies. 
Celina, the Matriarch of the Mosquito Clan.

Resting at 
265 Rabbit Island Rd on February 1, 2024, 5pm
then to 
St. Ignatius Church, Buzwah on February 2, 2024, 11:00 am
Funeral Mass at the Holy Cross Mission, Wikwemikong on February 3, 2024, 11:00 am
Interment at the Upper Cemetery, Wikwemikong ON

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February 1, 2024

5:00 PM
Family Home

February 2, 2024

11:00 AM
St. Ignatius Church

Buzwah, Ontario

Funeral Mass
February 3, 2024

11:00 AM
Holy Cross Mission Church
Wikwemikong Way
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0


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