Elizabeth Lucy SHIGWADJA

Female 1946 - 2017  (71 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Lucy SHIGWADJA 
    Born 3 Apr 1946 
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Aug 2017  Sudbury, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 23 Aug 2017  Parklawn Crematorium, Sudbury, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I76190  Manitoulin Roots
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2017 

    Father Frank OLIVER,   b. Abt 1899,   d. 21 Nov 1988, Little Current, Howland Township, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Mother Mary SHIGWADJA,   b. Abt 1905,   d. Bef Oct 2011  (Age ~ 106 years) 
    Family ID F21408  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lorne DEBASSIGE,   b. Abt 1940,   d. Bef Aug 2017  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F25835  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Living 
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F26108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary, http://obituaries.sudbury.com/obituary/?id=38918
      Jocko, Elizabeth L.
      Age: 71Passed on: Saturday, August 19, 2017
      Service Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
      Service Provider: Lougheed Funeral Home - Sudbury
      Service Location: Holy Cross Mission - Wikwemikong
      Visitation: Resting at St. Ignatius Church Buzwah (Friends may call after 2pm Monday)
      In Loving Memory of Elizabeth Lucy Jocko (nee Shigwadja) 71 years Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Health Sciences North, Sudbury. Beloved wife of Lorne Debassige (predeceased). Loving mother of Beverley and Melena both predeceased, Diane Jocko, Edward Jocko of Wikwemikong and Samantha Jocko, the city indian. Cherished grandmother of Philip, Sierra (Chris), Kelsie (Steven), Dallas (Taylor), Noah, Hudson and great grandchildren Ty and Sierra's baby on the way. Baby sister of Rose Roy, Josephine Debassige, Mary Louise Shigwadja, Franklin Jocko, Alice Jocko and Edward Jocko all predeceased. Special Auntie to Marilyn, George, Suzanne, Peter, Marko and Nancy. Will be missed by all her nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She was a beautiful native mother and grandmother who could light up a room by just walking into it. She always had her door open and was willing to help others. She worked in Toronto at the Native Women Shelter, Anduhyaun and Council Fire for over 30 years. She moved back home to watch her grandbabies grow. Her kids, grandkids and bebe Ty were her life. She left an awesome legacy. Resting at St. Ignatius Church Buzwah (Friends may call after 2pm Monday) Funeral Mass in Holy Cross Mission Church, Wikwemikong Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 11am Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium In lieu of flowers, donations to the Humane Society of Ontario would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Lougheed Funeral Home.