Stamiiksinapoo (Buffalo Bull Walking East)
August 19, 1934 – Siksika Nation, AB
August 13, 2013 – Siksika Nation, AB
John Yellow Old Woman Sr. passed away peacefully at home on Siksika Nation, AB on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at the age of 78 years.
John is survived by his children, Mavis (Alex), Darlene (Cody), Karen, Adrian (Georgia), Fabian (Bonty) Trent, Joseph (Shannon), Marcia (Allen), Kirby (Francine), John Jr. (Janice), Liza (Thomas), Ruben Weasel Head; his sister Mary White; friend and neighbor Toni Good Eagle and Gary Many Guns; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; the Yellow Old Woman, Raweaters, Pretty Young Man, Weasel Head, Bear Shirts, Little Chief’s, Leathers, Wolf Legs, Dyler, Cayenne’s, Jerry’s, Calf Child, Jimmy Sitting Eagle, Cat Face, Backfat (Henry), Drunken Chief (Lloyd Cat Face & Dorothy), Red Calf, McKay, Larocque, LaFontaine, and Stillman families; and numerous relatives from Siksika, Saskatchewan and many other reserves.
John was predeceased by his wife Connie; grandparents Vincent and Amelia Yellow Old Woman; parents Dominic and Clara Yellow Old Woman; grandparents Dick and Elizabeth Larocque; sister Judy Wolf Leg; granddaughter Kassy Lynn Yellow Old Woman; great-grandson Braxton Smith; grandsons Benjamin Yellow Old Woman and Kevin Running Bird; nephews Melvin White and Larry White. We apologize if we have missed anybody.
Wake Services will be held at John’s residence Siksika Nation, AB on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 6:00p.m. Funeral Service will be celebrated at Holy Trinity Catholic Church (Siksika Nation, AB) on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 11:00am. Graveside Service to follow at Crowfoot Cemetery (Siksika Nation, AB). Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of John Yellow Old Woman, a tree will be planted at Siksika Nation, AB by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences