OBITUARY

Fred Kelly

14 July , 194728 January , 2019

Fred Kelly Makate-giniw Pizhiw’ otootoman July 14, 1947 – January 28, 2019

Fred Kelly, a resident of Onigaming First Nation, passed away on January 28, 2019 and was 71 years old.

He is survived by his wife Mary Jane of 37 years and his children Jason (Cindy), Fred (Jen), Waylon (Christine), Kristen, Katelyn (predeceased), Nathan Bear (Amanda), Jaelyn (Farzan), Heather (Jake), Gary (Crystal), grandchildren, Louis, Kailynn, Jason, Tristan, Sage, Ziigwan, Logan, Drake, Kaine, Camren, Rayna, Layla, Ava, Jaelyn, Athena, Julia, Brianna, Kiersten, Trent, Emery, Dakota, Aaron, Abbii, Tierney, Andrea, Hudson, Marcus, siblings Josephine, Florence (Tom), Ronnie (Geraldine), Donnie (Iris) and many nieces, nephews, cousins and relatives too numerous to mention.

Fred was involved in many organizations, assisting with mental illness and addictions, but he has become well known as a Traditional Healer with many people travelling to attend his sweat lodge ceremonies.

Wake Service will be held on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. at the Onigaming School Gymnasium.

Traditional Funeral Service will be held on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Onigaming School Gymnasium with interment to follow in the Onigaming Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralhomekenora.com

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Services

  • Wake Service Thursday, 31 January , 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, 1 February , 2019
REMEMBERING

Fred Kelly

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Paul Chartrand

31 January 2019

My deepest condolences to the family
What a shock to learn of Fred’s passing

Marcella Fontaine

31 January 2019

Uncle Fred I will always remember your kindness and humbleness.....Meegwetch for your teachings and memories of my dad Marcel....chi-Meegwetch for calling me your niece....journey well....love to you....🙏❤️

Leigh Jessen

30 January 2019

My sincere condolences to Fred’s family. He was a very gentle soul and a great teacher.

Robert Falcon Ouellette

30 January 2019

My condolences to the family and friends of Elder Kelly. The world is greater from his presence.

Serena Copenace

30 January 2019

My thoughts and love extended to the Kelly family. My memory is going to visit him after my mama's services and him feeding his pet squirrels peanuts. 😁 They just came up to him even with us there. No fear. A nice memory.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY