With broken hearts, the family of Katherine Jayleen Gadwa of Kehewin Cree Nation, Alberta regretfully announces that the sun set for their beloved wife, daughter, sister, granddaughter, auntie and niece on Sunday, October 8, 2023 at the age of 26 years.
Katherine is lovingly survived by her husband: Reyhan Moosewah; parents: Suzan & Bobby Gadwa; brothers: Winston Moosepayo, Caleb Gadwa; sister: Brittany Night; special niece: Abigail-Rose Moosepayo; special aunties: Iris Moosepayo, Alvina Moosepayo; her cherished dogs: Lily, Chancho; as well as many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and her friends.
Katherine was predeceased by her paternal grandparents: Fred & Mary Jane Gadwa; maternal grandparents: Henry & Elizabeth Moosepayo.
Wake, Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 2:30 p.m., Kehewin Community Centre, Kehewin Cree Nation, AB, leaving Memento Funeral Chapel, Bonnyville, AB at 2:00 p.m.
Funeral Service, Saturday, October 14, 2023 at 11:00 a.m., Kehewin Community Centre, Kehewin Cree Nation, AB with Pastor Kevin Amahoose officiating. Pallbearers: Kevin Cardinal, Reece Moosewah, Craig Gladue, Trevor Gadwa, Tristen Gadwa, Shayne Gadwa. Honorary Pallbearers: Priscilla Dion, Sadie Rain, Julianne Gadwa, Ariannah Gadwa, Maddy Moosepayo, Chasity Moosepayo, Sarah Gladue, Jenine Keller, Nicole Moosepayo, Brenda McCarthy, Avery Halfe-Moosepayo, Justinea Hele. Final Resting Place, St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Kehewin Cree Nation, AB.