GEORGINA RUTH KIRKRUDE Naagiizhigook

Kirkrude, Georgina

It is with great sadness the family announces the sudden passing of Georgina Ruth Kirkrude, age 59, on Monday, June 22, 2020 at Riverside Health Care Facilities, Fort Frances, Ontario.
Georgina was born in Rainy River, Ontario. She lived in Morson until she was 7 years old then moved to Rainy River where she lived most of her life. She worked at Grassy Narrows Camp. Black Island and Marvin Windows.
She loved her flowers and her cedar trees, listening to music enjoying the company of her friends and watching movies, playing cards and spending time with her boys and grandchildren.
Georgina was predeceased by her parents George and Ruth Kirkrude; sisters Agnas George, Martha Blight and Brother Brian; and brother-in-law Jim Andy.
She leaves behind her four sons: Ryan (Nikita), Johnny (Allyson), Delbert (Star) and Julian; grandchildren Calvin, Aaron, Sunshine, Ryan Jr, Jacob, Serenity, Johnny Jr, Juliette, Teegan, Shiloh, Karma, and Elena. Georgina also leaves behind her siblings Louis (Lolly), Bella, Lorraine (Clarence), George; brother-in-law Jerry Blight; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Georgina will be great missed by all and forever live on in our hearts and memories. A funeral mass was held on Friday, June 26, 2020 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Rainy River, followed by a traditional service on Saturday, June 27, 2020 on Big Island First Nation. As per Georgina’s wishes cremation took place. Arrangements entrusted to Northridge Funeral Home.