It is with great sorrow that we the family announce the sudden passing of our mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, aunt, cousin and friend.
Mathilda Lucille Cheesequay is survived by her dear mother Edna Cheesequay, her common law husband Elvis Genaille and all their children along with Elvis’s 2 children. Mathilda leaves to mourn her children, Candice (Ian) Maud and their children, Heather (Tristan) Maud and all their children, Claudette (Rodney) Jack and all their children.
Mathilda also leaves to mourn her sisters, Jennifer (Robert) Swan, Caroline Cheesequay, her brother Raymond, all the Monkman family, her great aunt Augustine Monkman, her best friends Shirley Guiboshe, Laverne Courchene and Corrine Edwards.
Mathilda was predeceased by her dad Cecil Monkman in 2015, her son William Sumner Jr in 2017, her sister Claudette in 1998.
Mathilda was born at Women’s Pavillion Hospital on November 3rd, 1973 and died in Winnipeg on October 23rd, 2021.
Robert Swan Jr.
Robert Swan Sr.
Honorary Pallbearers will be all her friends and family in attendance.
The family would like to thank the Chief and Council of Whitesand First Nation, Armstrong ON, Aboriginal Funeral Chapel of Wpg, MB & Emergency responders.