Kirk Shawn Yellow Fly

June 25, 1981 ~ October 19, 2021 (age 40)


Kirk Shawn Yellow Fly


June 25 ,1981 - October 19, 2021

Our beloved Kirk Shawn passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, Oct. 19 2021 at Calgary Foothills Hospital. He is now happily reunited with his precious baby girl, WINTER ROSE in that happy heavenly home.

Kirk was a humble, kind-hearted, friendly guy. He was always willing to help others with anything he had to give. He was very down to earth and lived life simply; never asking for much in life. He just enjoyed it to the best of his ability. He enjoyed family time with his mom & siblings & family. His favorite pastimes were watching movies; reading & visiting with his sister n brother in law. (Hanging out in Gleichen town with his buddies and best friend “Cake” da dog)) Although in his later years, he lived an unhealthy lifestyle; his friendly, kind nature never changed.

Kirk was educated both in Siksika and Calgary. His occupation was with the Forestry Firefighting, which he had enjoyed doing; he also did odd jobs throughout his life including a ranch hand helper. He sure knew how to take care of himself.

He will be dearly missed by his mother, Marion Joy; his sister, Jamie (Shane GE); Brothers: Shane D, Tim (Glennis)’ Children: Cain; Dolan; Shawnelle, Quintina, Kirksheena & grandchildren. Nieces/Nephews: Nolan (Kayla), Kariya (ShoSonia), Timothy Jr. Bella, Sophia; Kayci (Marcus), Teague, Nevik, December. Grandpa, Noel YF, Grandma: Virginia Medicine Traveller & Family. Aunties: Floria, Polly, Debbie, Sally, Robbi Robinsin; Liz(Alvin) Big Crow; Ethel Medicine Traveller. Uncles: Eugene, Robin BS, Jerry BH, Wade, Malcolm, Ken. Adopted sisters: Marie White Eagle & Michelle Crow Chief. Adopted Parents: Marion & Ricky Bear Hat; Eileen & Roy Bear Chief.

Numerous Aunties/Uncles as he always said everyone was to him; Numerous Relatives.

Predeceased by: His daughter, Winter Rose; Niece, Gina Solway, and Grandma Marina Yellow Fly; Step Dad - Bradley LaFrance. Numerous relatives have gone before him.

Special Thank You to Siksika EMS & Gleichen RCMP & Strathmore/Foothills Hospital Emergency Doctors & Nurses.

Wake Services: Monday, October 25, 2021 @ 6:00 pm to midnight, Home, Map 3C - H 415. 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, October 26, 2021 @12:00 pm,

Holy Trinity Church, East Siksika, AB.

Gravesite Services: Paul Little Walker Cemetery

Feast to follow at home. 


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October 25, 2021

6:00 PM
At Home
Siksika, AB T0J 3W0

Funeral Service
October 26, 2021

12:00 PM
Holy Trinity Catholic Church (Cluny)

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