June 2, 1977 – Calgary, AB
July 6, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Derek Blackrider of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at the age of 37 years.
Derek is survived by his mother Marie, stepfather Raleigh Sr. children Mickey, Isaac, Kobe, Dalen (Sumo), Dalarie, Dezlin (King), Devarez, Dariel; his siblings Bernadine, Martin, Tricia, Joseph, Lucianne, Mark, Irene, Leon, Aaron, Raleigh, Chantel, Daniel, Alexander, Dakota, River and godchildren Brooke and Jaze. He was predeceased by Itah Isaac Bradley, grandparents Isaac and Edith Crowchild, Mable Blackrider, Philip and Jean Backfat.
Wake Services will be held at the residence of Martin and Michelle Blackrider, Tsuu T’ina Nation, AB on Sunday July 13, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. and at the residence of Raleigh Weaselhead Sr., Siksika Nation, AB on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 1:30 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at Gordon Yellowfly Memorial Arbour (Siksika Nation, Siksika, AB) on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Canon Stockon Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Derek Blackrider, a tree will be planted at Siksika Nation by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences