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Obituary for Mary Therese Ashawasega (Naodegijig)

In loving Memory of Mary Therese Ashawasega (nee Naodegijig) peacefully passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021 at Health Sciences North, Sudbury surrounded by her loving family. Born in Pickerel River on February 27, 1930 and raised in Bekanon and Cantin Island. Beloved wife of Stephen Henry Ashawasegai. Loving mother of Gordon Lenn Ashawasegai predeceased (wife Louise), Bruce Emerson Ashawasegai (wife Charlene), Gary Edward Ashawasegai predeceased (wife Wilma Pelky), Ralph Alfred Ashawasegai predeceased (wife Perry) and Brian Stephen Ashawasegai (wife Glenna). Cherished grandmother of 14 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren. Dear daughter of Genevieve Contin and Michael (Mishen) Naodegijig both predeceased. Dear sister of Mary Louise Naodegijig (twin sister) and Beatrice Wickamakis both predeceased. She is survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family. She will be greatly missed. The family would like to give thanks to the nurses at Health Sciences North, 4th floor of the South Tower. They took very good care of her during her last days of life. The wake will be at 551 Pickerel River Road in Pickerel River starting at 12noon on Monday, June 7th, 2021 with a Traditional Ceremony on Wednesday, June 9th, 2021 to be followed by cremation. For messages of condolence,
Arrangements entrusted to the Lougheed Funeral Home.