Elizabeth Ann (Littlewolf) Whitebird
Elizabeth Ann (Littlewolf) Whitebird, 74, of Cass Lake, MN, passed away peacefully at her home with her family by her side on Wednesday, May 7, 2014.
She was born on August 29th, 1939 in Cass Lake, the daughter of Joseph and Catherine Littlewolf.
Elizabeth enjoyed playing quarter bingo and 20/20. She would always help others in need. She loved spending time with children, many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She worked at the detox in Cass Lake for several years and at the Indian Health Services as a nurse's aide. She also worked in housekeeping and at the Head Start.
Elizabeth was preceded in death by her husband LeRoy Whitebird, Sr., sons; David, Sr., Darwin and William Whitebird, daughters; Betty, Shirley and Arlene Whitebird, granddaughter Deanna White and nephew Dickey Littlewolf.
She is survived by her children; LeRoy (Leota) Whitebird, Beverly (Ed) Whitebird, Eugene "Ribs" (Kathy) Whitebird, Cheryl (Corey) Whitebird, Stanley Spottedcalf, John and Joseph Littlewolf, Fawn Whitebird, Rosalie White, many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and other family.
A wake service for Elizabeth will begin at 5 p.m., Sat., May 10, at the Veteran's Memorial Building in Cass Lake and will move to St. Peter's Episcopal Church following the final reviewal at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 12. Pallbearers will be Kyle Whitebird, Ed Dalton, David Whitebird-Wuori, Kevin Kingbird, Sr., Stanley Spottedcalf, and Neil Laduke. Alternates will be Eugene "Ribs" Whitebird, and Ray (B-Ray) Jenkins. Honorary will be Shirley Laduke, Nancy Whitebird, Connie, Becky, Faith, and Gerri Littlewolf, Karen Jones and Pam Boswell.
Elizabeth's care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN. Online condolences for the family may be given at www.northernpeace.com