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February 24, 1949 – Monday, February 3, 2014

Service Information
Facility Center Gym, Cass Lake, MN
Saturday, February 8, 2014
2:00 PM

Visitation Information
Church of Blessed Kateri, Minneapolis, MN
Friday, February 7, 2014
All Night Wake Beginning at 5

Janise Leah Headbird, age 64, of St. Paul, MN Journeyed to the Spirit World on February 3, 2014.

She was born on February 24, 1949 in Wayne County, MI the daughter of Roy Conklin and Amy Headbird.

Janise was always willing to help anyone in need. She was, is and always will be loved by many because of her kind heart and generosity. After graduation she pursued a nursing degree and became a registered nurse at the University of Minnesota. Janise truly enjoyed spending as much time as possible with her grandchildren. She liked to attend PowWows and felt it was very important to teach her grandchildren their traditions.

She is survived by: daughter, Irene Graves (Randall Beaulieu); grandchildren: Jacquelyn (Brian Saice Sr.), Ruby Graves, Randall Graves, and Roy Beaulieu; great-grandchildren: Vivian Olmeda, Angelina Olmeda, Gloria Olmeda, Brian Siace Jr., Nevaeh Beaulieu, Iyana Beaulieu, Shilah Blackhawk, Roy Beaulieu Jr., Alex Beaulieu and Benjamin Beaulieu; brother, Leroy Conklin; and many other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Linda LittleTree.

An all night wake will be held Friday, February 7, 2014 beginning at 5:00 P.M. at The Church of Gichitwaa Kateri at 3045 Park Ave. So., Minneapolis, MN.

Funeral Services for Janise Headbird will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at the Facility Center Gym at 16126 John Moose Drive, Cass Lake, MN.

Honorary casket bearers will be all of Janise’s grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Casket bearers will be Brian Saice, Chuck Person, Prescott Little and Donny Headbird.

Interment will follow at Prince of Peace Cemetery in Cass Lake, MN.

The Chilson Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

1 Guestbook Entry

  1. Coralee Boyer

    My Sincere Sympathy! I am saddened by your loss.

    Coralee from Austin, Mn


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