Joe Root

Date: Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Service Summary: Visitation at 766 French Bay Rd, Saugeen First Nation on Saturday December 29, 2018 from 6-9 pm, and on Sunday from 2-9 pm. A Service to Celebrate the Life of Joe Root will be held at the James Mason Memorial Cultural Centre, on Monday at 1 pm. Interment to follow at French Bay Cemetery.

Root, Joe passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on Wednesday December 26, 2018. Amariah Joseph Root of Saugeen First Nation at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Rita Root for 57 years. Loving father of Letitia (Harold) Thompson, Valencia (Gerald) Anoquot, Melissa (Stacey) Root. Proud papa to Miranda, April (Jordan), Sammi-Jo, Sky, Lacey, A.J., Nimkii, Mkoons, and Great Papa to Shyla, Ella, and Nolan. Special Papa to Eden and Courage, who always enjoyed their time spent with him. Survived by his Aunt Christina Wesley, and by all of his extended family. Predeceased by his mother Nancy Root, and by his sons Elroy and Amariah. Visitation at 766 French Bay Rd, Saugeen First Nation on Saturday December 29, 2018 from 6-9 pm, and on Sunday from 2-9 pm. A Service to Celebrate the Life of Joe Root will be held at the James Mason Memorial Cultural Centre, on Monday at 1 pm. Interment to follow at French Bay Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

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Guy Helwig and Tracey Bookham-Smith
Audra Root
Gary&Tish Walmsely
Heather White
Christine, Serenity & Andre Saunders
Sonia Stevens
Dusty Ritchie
Lester Anoquot & Shelley McCutcheon
Marsha Reany and Robert Price
Ron Nashkewa
Theresa Gill
Kim & Steve Smith
Terylene & Ben Indoe
Dorothy & Ted Ladd
Pauline Wheeler
Darlene (Putty) Roote
Liz White
Jerry Nagle & family
Rexall Southampton
Ray & Sue Wardrop
Sheldon Solomon, Deedrea Johnston and family
Don Bryce
Tania Ritchie
Mike Henry
Jackie Roote
Hardy and Ginny Henry
Douglas & Kathy Lein
Marilyn Noble
Tammy Roote, Kevin Williamson and David.
Brenda Vanderploeg
Wes and Ev Brill
Angela & Lloyd Ritchie
Sandi and David Sutton
Sheena, Darcy Kewageshig & family
Leona, Blane, Mercedes & Mackenzie Roote
Fred & Wendy Johnson
Darcy and Sheena Kewageshig and family <3
Bob & Susan Cook
Delores Besito
Caroline McArthur
Stephanie McArthur
Beulah Johnson
Brenda Kahgee & Tiffany Kewageshig
Sheila, Steve and Drew Henkel
Stephanie John & family
Linda Baux
Tabetha and Leland John
Romaine & Donelda Kahgee
Bruce and Gayle Stark
Tony Kewageshig
Helen an Wally Savoski
Ron & Shirley John
Janice Mason
Marcia and Justin Ritchie
Rory Henry
Irene Evans
Sophia Caudle
Melanie Cameron & Kirk Roote and kids
Stan & Sally Bragg and Family
Chris Lascelles
Janet McKinnon Moss
Carl & Janice Stewart
whitey henry
Philip Nashkewa
James & Bernice Ritchie & Family
Marilyn Root
Sharen Maas
Sandy Lindsay
Jane Johnston
Herman & Pat Roote
Steve & Marilyn Roote
Tammy Trafelet
Don & Sheila Snyder
Tracey Ritchie
Sue & Stub Roote
Rev. Eleanor Russ
Sue Shewfelt
Anne Kelly
Marie Malcolm
Barb & Brian Death
Theresa Root and family
Verna Thede
Lori Kewaquom
Marsha Roote
Janet Kewageshig
Sonya Roote
lynn and wayne bailey
Rachel Mason & Rodney Whiteye & Family
Dunc and neva mcvittie
Ray and Marlene Walter
Harold Henry +Yolande Mitchell
Pam Wright
Tom McComb
Cheree Urscheler and Family
Bill Streeter
Sarah & Don Matheson
Sandy, Braydyn, Marykka & Brock Root
Adrian Kahgee and Family
Wayne & Cathy Nashkawa
Wayne and Vi Wardrop
Cory & Paul King
Clint & Renee Root & Family
Liz Kewageshig
Corrie charlton
Joanne Maason
Doug & Barb Shular
Orion & Priscilla Southwind
Sheila Bob & George Kewageshig
Tyler, Helena and family
Theresa Root and family
Phil & Charmaine Kewageshig
Jon Johnson & Sheena Root
Eliza Knight
Jacqueline John & Kyle Johnson
Jackie kewageshig
Valerie Selman
Doll Carter & Family
Allen & Audrey (Williams) Piper
Amanda Johnston, Fred Johnson Jr & Family
Ron and Janet root
Donna & Jeff Jackson
Leeann shimoda
Perry Solomon
Brian, Cheryl & Brent George
Leona Rowe
Craig Roote, Rain Williams and family
Annie Indoe-Linn
Jane Phillips
Catherine Mcteer
Lori Sinclair
Sandra & Frank Higgins
Lillian H
Meryl Cramp & Family
joyce scammell