Grace Joyce Raweater

February 02, 1956 - March 12, 2024


Obituary For Grace Joyce Raweater

Joyce passed away on March 12, 2024, in Vancouver, BC. Born in Siksika to her parents Cecilia Wolf Shoe and David Raweater.

She will be missed by: her Children; Sherry Elliott, Jamie Raweater, Robin Raweater, Francine Raweater, Jonas Raweater, her Sisters; Ellen Raweater and Donna Little Light, her Grandchildren; Kyle George, Micah George, Michaela George, Madison Wolf Shoe, Zahara Raweater, Ocean Manywhitehorses, Grace Raweater, Cecilia Raweater, Koda Whitehead, her Nieces; Cheyenne Raweater, Melissa Raweater and Yvonne Pedersen, her Nephews; Christopher Raweater, Jake Raweater, Kane Raweater, Robert Wolfchild, Aunties; Donna Raweater and Jackie (Clarence) Manyguns, Uncle Leonard Solway. Siblings; John (Baby John) Raweater, Donald, George, Charlies, Ellsworth, Marcus, Maureen Buffalo, Clara, Georgina, Belinda, Justina, Lucy and Doreen, and Grandchild Lamar.

Extended family: Stimsons, Duck Chiefs, Black Horses, Running Rabbits, Doores, Franks (Blood Reserve), Breakers, Maguires, Brass’, Winnipegs, and many more. We apologize if we have missed any family, as we have so many.

When Joyce was younger she used to horseback ride, rodeo, and break horses. She had many hobbies and travelled all over Canada and the U.S.

Joyce always kept in touch with family and checked in on them when she could. She lived in Vancouver, where she could be close to her children and grandkids. She found her sister Ellen Raweater in Vancouver and brought her home to meet her mother and some of the siblings and family members.

Honourary Pallbearers

Her Persian, Dexter
Her Russian, Squeak
Sharon McMaster
Laverna Leather
Kenny Tyson (Dad)
Kellie Firstrider-Tippins
Robyn Firstrider
Robert Fristrider
Nathen (Peewee) Firstrider
Joey Firstrider
Justin Backfat
Jodi Littlelight
Garite Littlelight
Danny Stimson
Marie Stimson
Delphine Droore
Verna RaweaterCharnell Young
Sarah Threesuns
Naomi Raweater
Roylene Stimson
Richard (Big Boy) Bearhat
Missy (Rose) Running Rabbit
Sharon Winnipeg
Marisa BlackHorse
Henry George, Widower
Kikie Linda Josephine Delorme
Rosaline Matilpi
Robert Wolfchild
Karen Wolfchild
Calinglast family
Bertha Johnny


5 Apr

Celebration of Life

01:00 PM

Oppenheimer Park 400 Powell St Vancouver, BC Get Directions »
by Obituary Assistant

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