DEMARSH AnitaPosted: May 21st, 2015
Anita (Wabby) Mills-Demarsh [Ksisstapitapiaakii (Spirit Woman)] passed away suddenly on May 15, 2015 at the age of 50 years of age.
Anita was born on October 1, 1964 in Cardston Alberta to the Late Jim Chief Calf & Virginia Mills. Anita is survived by her children; Brandy (Narcisse) Dixon, Bobbi Jo (Dacster) Amos & son Monty (Alicia) Dixon. 5 Grandchildren; Christina, Ocean, Joseph, Kaylina & Katalina. Her siblings Alvin Mills & Connie (Bob) Fox. Anita is also survived by her Great Aunts Emma Red Gun & Lena Brown Chief Calf, Aunties; Irene McHugh, Evelyn (Andrew) Wells & Theresa (Erwin) Melting Tallow. Uncles; Delbert, Randy (Doreen), Edward, Iver (Donna) Mills & Herbert Many Fingers. Extended family including the Chief Calfs, Twiggs, Many Fingers, Mills, Shade & others too numerous to mention.
Anita (Wabby) attended St. Mary’s School on the Blood Reserve where she enjoyed playing basketball, cross-country running and Track & Field. As a young lady she enjoyed horseback riding & was active on the Pow-wow trail. Wabby’s hobbies included reading & listening to music. She cherished & loved spending time with her precious grandchildren. Anita loved to be with her family, she would do anything for anyone that she knew. Anita really suited her Indian name Spirit Woman. Anita had a heart of gold & would be greatly missed by all that had the privilege of knowing her.
Pre-deceased by her Parents Jim Chief Calf & Virginia Mills. Siblings; James Mills, Theresa Little Child, Derek Tall Man, Bonnie Mills. Niece; Jamie Red Crow. Also by; Mr & Mrs. Gordon Many Fingers, Mr & Mrs. Gerald Shade, Christopher Mills, Mary Rose Many Fingers, Edith, Liza, Richard, Franco, Rose Marie Mills. Grandparents; Mr & Mrs. Buster Mills, Mr & Mrs. Albert Chief Calf, Great Grandfather Charlie Good Rider, Great-great aunt Margaret Hindman, Great-great aunt Isabelle Spear Chief, great-great aunties Annie Brewer, Annette Russell, Aunt Maude Knife, Helen Eagle Tail Feathers, Mr & Mrs. John Chief Calf. Cousins; Lindsay, Lloyd & Jessica Many Fingers. The family apologizes if they have left anyone out.
The Family Service will held at LEGACY FUNERAL HOME, Cardston, AB on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 5:00 pm with the Wake Service at Senator Gladstone Hall, Blood Reserve at 7:00 pm. The Funeral Service will be held at ST. MARY’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Blood Reserve, AB on Friday, May 22 at 11:00 am.
Interment in the St. Paul’s Cemetery, Blood Reserve.
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