Posted: February 12th, 2021


It is with great sadness we announce the passing of LESLIE BRUCE BIG SWALLOW (BIG FOOT) of the Blood Reserve. Les Passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital in Calgary on February 6, 2021 surrounded by his wife and children.

The family would like to send out a very special thankyou to the Blood Tribe Emergency Services Platoon A, EMS/Fireteam Brady Collier PCP, Branded Burton ACP. Also, to the Chinook Regional Hospital Covid floor and ICU team. Foothills Hospital ICU team and front-line workers, NIHB, and also to the ones who brought food, medication and water; Blood Tribe Department of Health, Blood Tribe Administration, Blood Tribe Food Bank, Friends and family all of which were greatly appreciated. A Viewing will be held at Legacy Funeral Home, Cardston on Monday, February 15, 2021 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm and on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 from 9:00 – 11:00 am with a Family Service to follow at 11:00 am. (Due to COVID-19 – only 20 people will be allowed in the building at a time.) Interment to follow at Big Swallow family Cemetery.

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