November 26, 1950 – Morley, Alberta
June 23, 2013 – Canmore, Alberta
Connie, was called home by our Creator on Sunday June 23, 2013 at the age of 62 years, she passed away peacefully at the Canmore Hospital.
Connie attended the Morley Residential School before furthering her education at both Mount Royal College and the University of Calgary. She was employed in various departments for the Stoney Tribal Administration for twenty six years.
Connie honored her traditional teachings and participated in Sundance ceremony, round dance, berry picking, sewing and camping.
She will be deeply missed and lovingly remembered by her mother Lucy; her son Verlin; auntie Kathleen; grandchildren, Jacey (Fred) and Jimmy (Shanice); her siblings, Karen (Harry Sr.), Jennifer (Bruce), Clifford (Bernadette), Delia , Marilyn, Leo (Tracy); and two great-grandchildren, Gabrielle and Rainy. She is also survived by her adopted son Randy (Amanda) Big Sorrel Horse; adopted daughters, Trielena and Valerie; and special friends, Vivian Hunter, Jaylette Hunter, Wanda Beaver and Debbie Chiniquay, Pauline Beaver; half siblings Clara, Irvine (Linda), Deborah (Norman), Harvey (Delphine), Tilda (Audley); special nieces Vanessa, Tanya, Tracy, Trisina, Priscilla, Candy, Tashina, Mary, Thomasina, Janisha, and Amanda.
Connie was predeceased by her son Tyrone in May 1994; uncles, Paul in December 2012, and Andy in January 2013.
Wake Services will commence on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at the residence of Constance Poucette (Morley, AB) . Funeral Services will be held at Morley United Church (Morley, AB) on Friday, June 28, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Wesley Cemetery (Morley, AB). Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to thank the Peter Lougheed Hospital Units 38, 39 and ICU, Foothills Special Services Unit 36 and the Canmore Hospital Acute Care Unit.
In living memory of Constance Poucette, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences