November 2, 1971– October 8, 2009
Lee Vernon Stevens, was called home by the Lord our Creator on Thursday, October 8, 2009 at the age of 37 years.
Lee was a good person with a big heart and he always had something to say to make people laugh. He was quiet, supportive, humble, loyal, and he respected his elders and helped them out with sundances or whatever else was needed. Lee loved his traditional cultural ways and participated in Pow-Wow as a grass dancer when he was younger. Lee enjoyed sports, especially hockey, hunting, and rodeo (bull rider). He worked for Bearspaw Holistic Education Program for seven years.
Lee is survived by son and daughter, William and Florinda Rabbit; two brothers, Aidon Onespot, Floyd Crawler; adopted father Bud Crawler; aunties and uncles, Violet (Richard Amos, Joe Abraham, Mary Stevens (Russell), Lucy Stevens, Annie (Sam) Ear, Madeline Stevens; cousins, Charlene (Ferlin), Wyatt, Rayline (Ted), Sophia, Joeline (Brian), Melrose (Jordan), Michelle (Floyd), Jenard, Lindsay (Jason), Natisha, Eldrena (Clint), Floyd (Deb), Jolanda (James), Sherman, Vincent (Aggie), Rhonda, Harry (Arliva), Elliotte (Sabrina); the Bearspaw , Abraham, Ears, Stevens, Lefthands, Fox, Baptiste, House, Powderface families; all his numerous nieces and nephews and best friends, Leroy Stevens, Johnny Smalleyes and Clarence Wesley Jr. We apologize if we have missed anyone.
Lee, you will be missed so much by your family and friends. May God be with you and God bless.
Wake Services will be held at the residence of Sam and Annie Ear (Morley, AB) on Friday, October 16, 2009 at 11:00 am. Funeral Services will be held at Morley United Church (Morley, AB) on Saturday, October 17, 2009 at 12:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Bearspaw Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Lee Stevens, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane Funeral Home, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE. Telephone: (403) 932-4740.Print This Obituary & Condolences