Kendall John George Sanderson Sr. was born on October 16, 1972 at Carrot River Hospital to (Late) David and Aubrey Sanderson. He passed away suddenly on June 7 with his wife Pamela and his sister Stephanie by his side. He accepted Jesus Christ to be his personal Savior on June 5, 2021.
Kendall was currently working for Red Earth Health Centre as Oskapaysak and sat in the Custom Council, up to the present day. He worked as a firefighter from 2007-2010 and was involved in various events within the Red Earth Community. He made the Slo-Pitch team 'TOMANA' in memory of his late brother Merle. He enjoyed fishing, golfing, softball, hunting, trapping, camping, and playing cards with family and friends as well as singing Cree hymns and dancing like “happy feet”. Kendall Sr. also was a temporary taxi driver for his sister Lorraine and Annie Whitecap. He had a great sense of humour and greeted everyone with an open heart. His nicknames were George, little Whiskers, Doctor, and Captain He loved spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren, Tomana Slo-Pitch Team whom he called 'Babies'.
Kendall Sr. leaves treasured memories to: his wife Pamela,
Daughters: Kendra, Kendrena, Kenya, Kenlynn and baby Kenzie.
Sons: Kendall Jr (Carlene), and Kiefer.
Adopted children: Darrell(Tanya)Young, Deanna(Bradley) Bear,
Brandon(Tashina) Cook, Shania, Lillianna, Shekinnah, Dale(Joanne).
Grandchildren: Mia, Leewayne, Kenlee, Sarabeth, Kayven, Barrilynn
His loving mother: Audrey
Brother: Sterling (Verna)
Sisters: Stephanie (Keith), Lorraine(Kenneth), Christine (Zachary), Lauralee (Gary),
Melissa (Eugene), Lana(Dwayne), Judy(Clayton), Marvella Whitehead,
Bernadette Whitehead & Charlene (Elton).
Aunties: TerryLynn (Alex) Head, Lillian Sanderson
Uncles: Leonard (Ina) Whitehead, Gregory (Wendy) Whitehead
In Laws: Noralie(Conrad) Head, Donna (Dexter) Nawakayas, Rosalene(Jody) Mckay,
Gordena(Merlin) Mckay, Rufus(Lindsey) Daniels, Phyillis Flett, Samuel (Veronica) Daniels, Robert Nawakayas, Harrison (Priscilla) Daniels, Bruce Daniels, Mathilda Mckay,
Grandparents: Arabella Nawakayas, Mary-Ann Nawakayas, and Reta Nawakayas
He was predeceased by his father: David Sanderson
His babies: Cody Sanderson, Baby Sanderson
His siblings: Gabriel Whitehead, Merle Head, Cora Whitehead
Nieces and Nephews: Paris Head, Sally Head, Luke Mckay, Brad Nawakayas,
Aunties: Mary Whitehead, Sarah (Steven) Head, Karen Head, Suzette (Gerald) Head,
Ella Ingstorm, Nancy Sanderson, Eve (Daniel) Nawakayas, Gloria Whitecap
Uncles: Albert, Lawrence, Joseph, Bruce Sanderson, Johnny and
Reynold Whitehead, Felix & Noel Young
Grandparents: Josiah & Doris Whitehead, Solomon & Sally Sanderson, Shem Nawakayas, Arnold(Delia) Nawakayas, Richard Nawakayas, George(Elizabeth) Nawakayas,
Gerald(Claudia) Bear, Madeline (John) Young
Great-Grandparents: Darius & Sarah Nawakayas
In-Laws: Gordon (Thelma) Daniels, Russell Daniels, Verna (Matthias) Mckay, Sally Kitty
Brother in laws: Eric and Elroy Daniels
Sister in law: Ursula (Victor) Nawakayas
We apologize if we have forgotten anyone as there are many other family members too numerous to mention.