Kenward Saulteaux

17 octobre 19575 septembre 2020

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of our dear brother, uncle, papa, nephew, cousin, father and friend who suddenly passed away at the age of 62 years.

Kenward was predeceased by his father Kenneth Thomson; mother Jessie “Benn” Saulteaux; grandparents James and Birdie Thomson and Thomas and Mary Benn; brothers: Casey, Whimpy, Henry and Alvin; sisters: Vera, Kara, Maxine, Marilyn and Sheila and other family members too numerous to mention.

He is survived by his sisters: Carol Adams, Marlene (Zoe), Elaine (George), Leona, Lenora, Deloris (Mike), Cecilia and Lenette; his brothers: Keon, Orson (Leah), Aurel, Ryan, Orville (Kathy), Gabriel, Willard (Adriana) as well as numerous nieces, nephews and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Morty is also survived by his maternal uncles and aunties on Birdtail Sioux First Nation: uncle Sioux Benn (Alberta) and aunt Mable Clarke; paternal aunts and uncles Kathleen, Sharon, Vi (Bob) and Cora. Adopted sisters and brothers: Shawn (Joe) O’Watch, Kurt Adams and Annette Lonechild. Morty grew up with Sherri, Terry, Shannon and Jason Thompson. We kindly ask that no children attend the wake and funeral service.

The wake will be held in the Carry The Kettle First Nation Community Centre, Carry The Kettle First Nation on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the Community Centre on Monday, September 14, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in the South Cemetery, Carry The Kettle First Nation.


  • Brad Gaulton, Active Pallbearer
  • Daniel Couselan, Active Pallbearer
  • Tyrell Eashappie, Active Pallbearer
  • Jonah Eashappie, Active Pallbearer
  • Cy Adams, Active Pallbearer
  • Richard Cappo, Active Pallbearer
  • Poncho Thomson, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Leach Thomson, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Alvin Runns, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Mick Ryder, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Wayne Couselan, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Loagen Prettyshield, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Steven Redman, Honorary Pallbearer
  • All who knew and loved him, Honorary Pallbearer


  • Wake

    dimanche, 13 septembre , 2020

  • Funeral Service

    lundi, 14 septembre , 2020

  • Interment

    lundi, 14 septembre , 2020


Kenward Saulteaux

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Christine Madeley

septembre 14, 2020

My deepest sympathy to all family members. When I owned the Branding Iron Saloon, we had a special drink named after Morty. Of course, Morty's special. He will be missed.

LaVina Przepiorka

septembre 13, 2020

My heartfelt condolences go out to his siblings and family. I remember Morty as a jovial quiet guy. He will be welcomed with open arms by the Thomson family Much love 💗 Bnee

Marie Eashappie

septembre 13, 2020

My Sincere Condolences to the famiky , friends and relatives.. So sad to hear his passing . May He Rest In Peace .

Julie Karakochuk

septembre 12, 2020

“Uncle”, I feel so blessed, as do all people that had the pleasure to enjoy your company! Being around you, guaranteed many laughs and words of wisdom! Your positive attitude and outlook on life was contagious, and all who knew you felt the kindness of your heart! Thank you for the time you gave me to have lasting memories of our friendship! You will be missed by all who knew you! Heaven is very blessed to have another angel to watch over us ❤️

Nathan McDonald

septembre 11, 2020

Uncle Morty I will miss and treasure our times together. I will smudge and say a prayer for your journey. Have a wonderful journey home. Say hello to the nans, uncles, and my late sister.

Sandee Fitzgerald

septembre 11, 2020

RIP Mort. Such a down to earth guy . You will be missed by many. Glad we got to visit recently. Until we meet again.

Terri Thomson

septembre 11, 2020

Sending heartfelt condolences. Have many memories of Morty, he will be missed, he is with our loved ones in the Spirit World. 🙏🏽❤️
Love Terri Thomson, Las Vegas, NV