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Hugh Morrison, 75

It is with great sadness that the family of Hugh Morrison announce his passing on Thursday, May 8, 2003 at McKellar Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
Hugh was born on October 7 in Bigsby Island on Lake of the Woods to Anna and Jacob Morrison. He lived in the Big Grassy area all of his life working as a guide for various camps over the years. He loved being outdoors especially on the lake. Hugh was married to Christine Andy on August 15, 1952. Hugh loved his family and was especially fond of his grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his parents; wife Christine on May 15, 1994; sisters Katy Gibbons and Hannah Comegan and brother John Morrison.
Hugh leaves behind his daughters Ann and husband Jim Hiller of Sioux Lookout, ON, Louise Copenance and Jamie Archie of Big Grassy First Nation; sons William Morrison and Bella Kirkrude and David Morrison and fiancée Shaun Papassa all of Big Grassy First Nation; grandchildren Belinda Wilson, Leon Wilson, Amanda Copenace, Dennis Copenace Jr., Danielle Morrison, Justin Morrison, Saige Hiller, Brandon Papassa, Jamie Papassa and Jamie Papassa and one brother Michael Morrison Sr. of Thunder Bay, ON.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday May 13, 2003 at Big Grassy First Nation Gymnasium. Elder Charlie Copenace will officiate with interment in Big Grassy Cemetery.
The pallbearers will be Jim Comegan Jr., Hughie Jenson, Tom Gibbons, John Gibbons, Clarence Gibbons and Carl Tuesday Jr.
The honourary pallbearers will be Norman Andy, Gary Tuesday St., Frank Tom, Lawrence Gibbons, Clifford Tuesday and Leonard Morrison.
If friends so desire in memoriam donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Box 573, Rainy River, Ontario, POW 1L0