Crystal Gail (nee Sewap) Nawkayas was born on October 14, 1976 at Prince Albert Holy Family Hospital. She was born to Ernest Felix and Erna Sewap.
Crystal married Bert Nawakayas on December 18, 1998. They were blessed with five beautiful children. Crystal passed away suddenly on August 3, 2022.
Crystal received her education at Sturgeon Lake, Montreal Lake, Timer Bay, All Saints Prince Albert and Cumberland College (Level 3).
Crystal enjoyed camping ad attending community events. She liked visiting her family and friends and laughing with them. She had an outgoing personality.
Crystal would show love to people in need. She worked at Geinies as a dishwasher, Tobin Lake Motel and Northern Greens hotel as a house keeper. She also worked as Rudy’s picking berries and vegetables.
Her hobby was beading; making lanyards, necklaces and earrings. She also likes making outdoor tea in the evenings.
Crystal leaves treasured memories to her:
daughters: Samuella (Michael), Koona (Orion), Bertha (Jamie),
Sheena and Rianne Stewart
sons: Enan Felix and Bert (Jr.) Nawakayas
sister: Stephanie Sewap
step sisters: Alannah (Terrance), Annette (Vernon),
Rolene (Hilliard), Renna (Ricky), Tanja (Dana)
and Danielle (Merle)
brothers: Ernest (Linda), Dennis and George
step brothers: Matthew (Sadie) and Weldon (Rolanda)
In-laws: Kathleen (Bill Mclean), Floyd (Clare) and Palmer Nawakayas
uncles: Dale, Floyd, John, Gordon, Alex, Thomson and Glen Whitefish
aunties: Penny Bird, Priscella Felix and Sandra Daniels
special parents: Bernard and Louisa Umpherville
special sister: Glory Ann Mckay (Johnathon)
special daughter: Carrieanne (Freddie) Sewap
special niece: Irva Head (Seesow Cowboy)
God child: Kreeson Sewap
best friend: Jesse
She was predeceased by her:
mother: Erna Sewap
father: Ernest (Harriet) Felix
sister: Margaret Sewap
son: Shane Sewap
grandparents: Pierre (Christine) Sewap, Ernest Daniels,
Suzanne Daniels, Mary Jane Daniels
and Margaret Daniels
aunties: Isabel Sewap, Wilma Sewap, Arlene Sewap,
Flora Stewart, Freda George, Pauline Badger and Jean Badger
uncles: Mikisew Felix, Frank (Grace) Sewap, Henry Daniels,
Nolan Daniels and Edward Daniels
father and mother in law: Peter & Gertie Nawakayas and
Abelard and Agnes Nawakayas
nephews: Junior Nawakayas, Kobe Voyageur, Fredrick Nawakayas,
Leo Umpherville and Charlie Cook
nieces: Rilene Umpherville, Ashley Cree Nawkayas and
brother in law: Richard Nawakayas