Joseph Abraham Kirkness-Severight passed away suddenly on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Joseph was born on May 21, 1988 to patents, Angela and Joshua.
Joseph was a very happy man. He loved his children and family very much. He lived and worked in Winnipeg as a roofer for over 2 years until his unexpected death.
Joseph is survived by his children: Alrina Lerat, Joseph Kirkness, Avera Lerat, Jace Lerate, Brothers: Robert Severght, Wilfred Courchene, Sisters: Alena Kirkness, Shalya Kirkness, Shaylynn Kirkness, Stepdaughter: Jonelle Wood. Great Grandfather Langford Whitehawk, Grandparents Eunice and Clemance Assiniboine, Reggie Severight, Vernon and Alvin Severight, Sharon Severight, Alerena Brazeau, Murphy Genaille, Mable Cote. Aunties: Linda Lou Keshane, Dolly Severight, Claudia Severight, Valerie Assiniboine, Robyn Lagimodiere, Vanessa Assiniboine, Uncles: Kevin Assiniboine, Albert Severight, George Cote, Ted and Micheal Cote and Tommy Cote.
He was predecease by his loving mother Angela Lynn Kirkness, Beloved sister Alerena Shingoose, Beloved Aunties, Dovey Severight, Lorna Genaille, Cindy Gordon, Evelyn Cote. Grandfather Leslie Genaille, Great Grandparents Cora Severight, Albert Severight, Peter and Lorna Genaille, Winona Brass.
Clemance and myself, (Eunice - grandmother) would like to thank Joseph’s dad and the Dumus family in Winnipeg. Joseph’s Genille and Langan family as well as all of our Whitehawk family for their support. I would like to thank Chief Dennis Meeches of Long Plain for his support and also to his foster sister Loretta Francis and Crystal Byrant for all of their support for my husband and myself. Also a great big thanks to our nieces Farrah, for the coffee and donuts and Chasity, for the food they brought to our house in Long Plain.
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