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Michael Rabbit Carrier

August 21, 1936 ~ October 29, 2021 (age 85)

Obituary

Michael Rabbit Carrier of Siksika Nation, Passed away peacefully in Calgary South Campus Hospital on Friday November 29, 2021, at the age of 85. He was born August 21, 1936. Wake service will be held Mike and Connie’s residence @6pm on Wednesday November 3, 2021, and the Funeral Service Thursday November 4, 2021, at the Siksika Arbor @1pm. All guild lines to the COVID-19 and Variance regulations set forth by Chief and Council, Province of Alberta will be in effect.

He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 68 years Connie his sons: Fred (Pam), Keith (Mackenzie), Elroy (Lenora), Walter (Lynda) Stevens, Wayne Turning Robe (Trina), Dallas (Katie) Young Pine, Robin Big Snake and beloved daughters: Rhoda (Leonard), Ann (Clement), Maureen, Debra he also leaves behind 28 grandchildren, 48 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren Brothers: Gerald (Donna) Running Rabbit, Clayton (Joan) Many Guns, Chuck McHugh Sisters: Rosalyn Creighton, Alexandria Cat Face, Vivian Running Rabbit, Margret Good Eagle, Brother-in-law Victor Star Light Sister-in-law Liz Scout, Lydia Brass, Ina McGuire, Eve Yellow Old Woman, Emily nee Buffalo (Fred) Stoyka, Marge nee Buffalo (Joe) Anderson,

Predeceased by parents Mike and Louise Rabbit Carrier, Mike (Francis) Running Rabbit and Dave Sun Shoe and wife Siipa Ada Black Rider, Father-In-Law: Fred (Victoria) Turning Robe, Felix Buffalo Son: Gerald Rabbit Carrier, Orton Rabbit Carrier Grandson Jackson Rabbit Carrier Great Grand Daughter: Sundance Brothers: Kenneth Rabbit Carrier, Stanley Running Rabbit, Henry (Florence) Back Fat, Allan Medicine Traveller, Francis (Ann) Lighting, Dave McGilvery, George Montour, Jerry Young Pine, Clifford (Roselyn) Many Guns, Sisters: Marie (Francis) Water Chief, Gail Rabbit Carrier, Elanor Star Light, Ann Sharron Running Rabbit, Sylvia Prairie Chicken, Rose Hill, Girl Rabbit Carrier, Girl Rabbit Carrier In-laws Susan (Chris) Strangling Wolf, Willy Scout, Raymond (Isabelle) Blackface Jim (Martha) Black Face, Wilson Buffalo, Ernest Buffalo, Percy Buffalo, Frank Buffalo, Mary Crier (nee Buffalo), Freda Buffalo, Victoria Viola (Dola) Buffalo. Nephews and Nieces to numerous to mention remembered but not forgotten.

Extended Families Running Rabbit, Duck Chief, Spring Chief, Doore, Frank, Many Guns, Big Throat, Scalp Lock, Fox, Cut Main, Bull Bear, Red Gun, Big Tobacco, Blackface.  Calf Robe, Bear Robe, Wings, Weasel Moccasin, Sitting Eagle, Crow Chief, Pretty Young Man, Black Kettle, Weasel Head, Black, Medicine Shield, Good Eagle, Back Fat, Strangling Wolf, Scout, Big Eye, Storm, Star Light, Buffalo. Montour, Lighting, McGilvery, Medicine Traveller, Prairie Chicken, Wolf Leg, Gunny Crow, Many Heads, Good Eye, McDougal Eagle Bear, Knife, Big Snake. The family apologises if we missed anyone.

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Services

Wake
Wednesday
November 3, 2021

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

Funeral Service
Thursday
November 4, 2021

1:00 PM
Gordon Yellowflly Memorial Arbour

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