Quilting 2

Gertrude "Gertie" Stella (Waindubence) Atawish

November 6, 1932 ~ February 7, 2022 (age 89)



In Loving Memory of
Gertrude (Gertie) Stella Atawish
(nee Waindubence)  
"Wolf Clan"
November 6, 1933 – February 7, 2022

Gertie began her Spirit Journey
on Monday, February 7, 2022 at the age of 88.

Cherished daughter of William Waindubence
and Agnes Misawanakwat-Waindubence
(nee Negannijigig).

Beloved wife of Michael Henry Atawish (predeceased).

Cherished mother of
Beatrice Waindubence (predeceased),
Michael L. Atawish (predeceased),
Doreen Atawish-Hare,
William Craig Atawish (predeceased),
Ronald Gabriel Atawish (predeceased),
Valerie Butler-Hill, Darlene Atawish
and special mother to Payton Atawish
and Kaitlynn Atawish.

Devoted grandma of Lisa, Russell, Tanya, Sunset, Miranda, Michelle, Vanessa, Cynthia, Rising Sun, Waylon, Maria, Payton, Kaitlynn, Olivia, Marcus, Miranda, Fran, Amanda, Chris and 27 great grandchildren
and 5 great great grandchildren.

Sister of Gabriel Waindubence
and Marguerite Wabanosse.

Gertrude was a crafty lady who enjoyed making moccasins, quilting, leather work and beading. She loved hunting, fishing, cooking and doing crosswords. She also had a gambling side, playing Bingo, Pokeno and loved visiting casinos.

Family and friends will gather
at the Sheguiandah Roundhouse
on Thursday, February 10, 2022 from 11:00AM.
All COVID-19 precautions must be followed including social distancing and contact tracing
and mandatory masks.

Funeral Service will follow
on Friday, February 11, 2022 at 11:00AM.
With cremation to follow.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gertrude "Gertie" Stella (Waindubence) Atawish, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Gertrude "Gertie" Stella (Waindubence) Atawish
© 2022 Island Funeral Home Limited O/O Simpson Funeral Home Limited. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility