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Matthew James Peltier

March 9, 1988 ~ November 6, 2022 (age 34)

Obituary

Matthew James Peltier
"Biidaanmat Nini"

Sunrise March 09, 1988 - Sunset November 06, 2022
34 years old

In Loving Memory of Matthew "Chimatt" James Peltier 
who passed away suddenly at home in Wiikwemkoong
Loving father to Jayden Peltier-Kozeyah, 
Justine Wemigwans, and Lydia Wemigwans
Beloved son of Darlene (Dolly) (George) 
and Kevin (Deak-ba) Peltier (predeceased)
Cherished brother to 
Sharlene (Matt Webkamigad), Angel, and Ross
Treasured uncle to Charmaine, Noodin, Evelyn, Julius, 
Sophia, Arius, Leon, Thorsten, and Nimkii.
Best buddy to Jeremy Terry and uncle to his children, 
Jaelyn, Vivienne, and Lennon.  
Matthew was godfather to Ashley Assinewe.  
Matt  leaves behind many aunts, uncles, cousins
and grandpa Julius Assinewe.

Matthew was only here with us on this earth for a short period and in that time he accomplished a great deal.  Matthew had a genuine, adventurous and playful spirit that complimented his interactions with others.  Matthew was overjoyed in becoming a father and with the birth of each of his children, they became his life force.  
Matthew blessed everyone with his artistic gifts of creation, he was a natural visual artist as displayed through his paintings, logo's or tattooing himself or others.  Matthew
can be heard captivating audiences through playing music with his guitar and his charming singing.
Matthew had a one of a kind humour that accentuated 
his laughter and found joy in the smallest of things.  Just recently, Matthew started to express humour in the meme's he posted in his social media that seemed to amuse all.
Matthew was kind, smiley and always helping others.
Matthew worked as a Janitor/Custodian at Andy's, Holy Cross Mission, Reliable Maintenance, Health Sciences North, Naadwechige-Gamig Wikwemikong Health Centre and Wikwemikong Nursing Home. He also served as the President of the Cambrian Indigenous Student Circle during his post secondary studies at Cambrian College of which he also received an Animation Certification.

Family and friends will gather from 5:00pm 
on Saturday November 12 - Sunday November 13, 2022
at Rabbit Island Community Center

Funeral 
Monday, November 14, 2022,
Holy Cross Mission Church at 2:00pm 
Internment at Wiikwemkoong Upper Cemetery

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