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Hector A. Sackabuckshkum

October 5, 1967 ~ July 23, 2021 (age 53)


Sonny Boy AKA Hector is survived by his children Adam, Josh, Nathan, Summer, his grandchildren Faith, Hope, Debwewin, Raine and Ariah. 

He also leaves behind his siblings Mary Jane (Robert), Collette (Clifford), Frances (Dave), Louise (Merle), Annie (Brian), Maggie (Thomas), Theresa (Andrew), Alice (Johnny), Christianna (Rick) and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Sonny Boy was a very strong man who endured health issues for many years. He continued to live a full life to the end of his passing on July 23rd. Hector loved the land, the river, the ceremonies and the homeland of his ancestors of Moose River Crossing. His legacy will live on with his children, grandchildren and family. 

We acknowledge his ceremonial family and community and say MEEGWETCH to you. 

Hector was the son of the late Jim and the late Josephine (nee Hookmawillillene) Martin. 

The family will receive family and friends on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at the Génier Gauthier Funeral Home, 70 Seventh Ave. South in Cochrane from 1pm till 3pm. A Traditional Ceremony will start shortly after 3pm and the event will be live streamed. (Follow the link below)*** Covid-19 restrictions in place*** 

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Funeral Arrangements entrusted to: 

Maison Funéraire Génier Gauthier Funeral Home
70 Seventh Ave South, Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Telephone: (705) 272-5726 


***Due to the Covid-19 restrictions in place & Directives from the Bereavement Authorities of Ontario*** 

The maximum of people allowed at the same time at the funeral home is 30% of it is full capacity at one time, rotation may take place; 

The wearing of a mask by everyone during visitations and ceremony is mandatory; 

Please respect Social Distancing at all times; 

No food nor beverage services will be provided; 

We sincerely thank you for your understanding and cooperation during this difficult time!

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Hector A. Sackabuckshkum, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Hector

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Les Maisons Funéraires Génier Gauthier Funeral Homes

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


July 27, 2021

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Les Maisons Funéraires Génier Gauthier Funeral Homes
70 Seventh Avenue South
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0

Traditional Ceremony
July 27, 2021

3:00 PM
Génier Gauthier Funeral Home Chapel
70 Seventh Ave. S.
Cochrane, Ontario P0L 1C0

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