May 30, 1984 – Calgary, AB
October 6, 2013 – Morley, AB
We are saddened to announce the sudden passing of Renee Carline Saddleback, caring wife, daughter, mother, granddaughter and niece. She was called Home by our Creator on October 6, 2013 at the age of 29 years.
Renee was born in Calgary on May 30, 1984. She attended Morley School, Canmore High School, Chinook Collage and TRU in Kamloops. Renee was a decendant of the famous Chief Walking Buffalo and from a great Rodeo family, the McLean’s, Labelle and Holloway’s, from the Stoney Reserve. She enjoyed barrel racing in Rodeos, travelling to Pow Wows, jingle dress dancing and playing baseball till her untimely passing. Renee was a strong believer in the traditional culture by her wonderful way with words, beautiful smile and tender heart that can never be replaced.
Renee is lovingly remembered by her husband Pernell Saddleback; precious daughter Cherish; parents Keon and Pam; brother Keon Jr.; adoptive brother Clay (Lori); adoptive sister Lena (Dwight); niece Jennifer; nephews Keanu and Keshawn; aunties Caroline (Wilford), Yvonne, Christine, Vicki, Debbie, Marilyn (Craig), Lydia (Larry), Madeline, Myra, Muriel, Laura (Louie), Germaine, Jolene (Hank), Bernadine (Lynden) and Mary Jane Wesley; uncles Henry (Kath), Eddie (Connie), Delmar (Angie), Rudy (Myrna), Myles (Rebecca), and Garnet (Miranda); grandfathers Bill McLean, Horace Holloway, and Norman (Debbie) Baptiste; grandmothers Eva, Mary, Helen (Walter), Sheila (George), Yvonne (David) and Ruby; father-in-law Marvin Daniels; mother-in-law Barb Saddleback and grandmother Josephine Sitting Eagle. She is also survived by many friends and relatives from the McLean, Holloway, Labelle families, as well as families in Eden Valley, Brocket, Hobbema, Saskatchewan and the USA. Renee was predeceased by her little sister Noelle; paternal grandparents Eddie and Elsie; maternal grandmothers Caroline and Edna; uncles George, Maurice, Eldon and Clarence. We apologize if we have missed anyone.
Wake Services will be held at the residence Vicki Holloway (Morley, AB) on Thursday, October 10, 2013 and Friday, October 11, 2013. Funeral Services will be held at Morley Gymnasium (Morley, AB) on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Chiniki Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Renee Saddleback, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane Funeral Home, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE. Telephone: (403) 932-4740.Print This Obituary & Condolences