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December 24, 1921–August 5, 2011

Mary Jane Starlight passed away at her home on Tsuu T’ina Nation, AB on Friday, August 5, 2011 at the age of 89 years.

She will be lovingly remembered by her children; Victor, Bernice (Dave), Gloria (Stephen), Sidney (Regena), Shirley (Dan), Bruce (Deanna), Jeanette, Elizabeth, Jesse (Paula), April (Donald), Vera, Cynthia (Reinhart), Marty and Sheena (Tom); her brother Mike Meguinis; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren. As well as family members in the Frank, Bear, O’Chiese, Windy Boy, Yellow Bird, Lone Wolf, Caldwell, Fraser, Barstead, Meguinis, Big Plume, and Crowchild.

Mary Jane was predeceased by her husband the Late Chief James Starlight “Spotted Eagle”, mother Elizabeth Meguinis, father Pat Grasshopper; siblings, Sarah Meguinis, Phillip Meguinis, Walter Meguinis and Willie LittleBear; sons Jimmy and Patch; grandchildren Mabel , Lisa , Victor Jr., Sounder and Robert; great-granddaughter Candace. A special thank you to Veronica Grosariu and the Tsuu T’ina Home Care staff. We apologize for anyone we may have missed.

Wake Services will be held on Monday, August 8, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. at the residence of the late Mary Jane Starlight.

Funeral Services will be held at Sarcee Seven Chiefs Sportsplex (Tsuu T’ina Nation, AB) on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. with graveside service at Tsuu T’ina Nation Cemetery. Forward condolences through

In living memory of Mary Jane Starlight, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200.

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  1. Sherman YellowFly :

    Victor, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in your time of mourning.

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  2. Patricia Lewis :

    From her friends in Boulder, Montana and the Free Enterprise Radon Health Mine. We will always remember MaryJane as a kind soul, soft spoken with a twinkle in her eye. She will be missed. Our heartfelt condolences to her family and friends.

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  3. Pauline and Hugh Dempsey :

    Please accept our condolences on the loss of your mother.

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  4. Donna Bernreuther :

    Dear Bernice & Starlight Family,
    Please accept my condolences regarding the loss of your mother and maitriarch, Mary Jane. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
    Donna Bernreuther

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