Advanced Search:

Regular Search
❮ Go Back to Listings


Born: Feb 03, 1930

Date of Passing: Aug 11, 2022

Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory

Adjust Text Size: A+ A-

February 3, 1930 – August 11, 2022

Catherine Rosie Sayies (nee Cook) known to friends as "Rose" passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2022, at the age of 92. She was a resident in Lynn Lake Hospital where she was the one of the original settlers living in the town. Due to an abrupt nurse staffing shortage, she was transferred to Flin Flon Hospital where she passed away two weeks later.
Rose was born in South Valley, SK on February 3, 1930 to parents, Thomas Edward and Mary Sarah Cook (nee Moose).
She was predeceased by all her siblings, Lyna (Dale) Moose (nee Cook) of Wanles, MB, Lillian (David) Brightnose (nee Cook), Stanley (Josephine) Cook, James "Jimmy" Cook, Jerry Cook all of Cranberry Portage, MB. Her children, Mary Jean (Mike) Lysohirka (nee Sayies) of Thompson, MB, Madeline Sayies of Hemmingford, QB, Victoria Godin (nee Sayies) of Winnipeg, MB, Donovan Sayies of Thompson, MB. Her grandchildren Baby Abele, Jamie Godin, Wasyl Lysohirka, Ryan Abele, Tony Lysohirka.
She is survived her sisters-in-law, Sylvia Cook of Cranberry, Darlene Cook of The Pas. Children, Shirley Sayies-Napper of Hemmingford, QB, Gabriel Jr. Sayies of Flin Flon, MB, (Lance Godin) of Winnipeg, MB, Ruth (Siegfried) Abele (nee Sayies) of Flin Flon, MB, Allen Sayies. Grandchildren, Billy, Rhoda, Duane, Natasha, Lisa, Ralph, Sarah, Lana, Mandy, Brandy, Calvin, Janine and Rosie. Great-grandchildren, Jordan, Amber, Josie, Peter, Dylan, Christian, Catherine, Alexander, Cody, Cole, Cora, Thomas, Greyson, Brawley, Ayden, Kelsea, Adalynn, Alexis, Lucas, Siegfried Jr., Naveah. Great-great-grandchildren, Joscilyn, Jaydin, Noah, Sarah and Theodore.
Family and friends are welcomed to attend a service to honour her life. It will be held on Saturday, August 27, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at 28 Nelson Rd., Northland Boardman Funeral Home followed by refreshments at the MMF Hall, 171 Cree Road in Thompson.
Catherine Rose will be laid to rest at Lynn Lake Cemetery beside her husband Gabriel on Monday, August 29, 2022 at 1:00 p.m.

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Aug 20, 2022

❮ Go Back to Listings