Gertie Garvin was born in Carrot River on June 15, 1968 to the late Herman and Christianna (nee McKay) Garvin. She married Elroy Daniels on February 14th 2004.
She did most of her schooling in Red Earth, SK. She lived in Saskatoon, SK. for a number of years before she moved to Prince Albert, SK, residing there until her passing on July 14, 2018.
Gertie was known as “nerd” by her cousins. She was very close to her cousins Lorraine, Janet, Valerie, Caroline, Emily, Rose Anne and the late Maureen McKay. One of her favorite hobbies was playing dice and she enjoyed visiting family and friends. She loved to joke around with them and make them laugh. She was very outgoing and friendly. She liked watching soaps and loved cooking big meals. Gertie was a very caring person. She made lots of friends wherever she went and was very well liked. Gertie will be missed by her family, numerous cousins and friends from Red Earth, Shoal Lake, James Smith, The Pas, and Cumberland.
Gertie is survived by her husband Elroy Daniels, her children, Tyrone (Angelene) Garvin and Natasha McLeod, her granddaughter, Annie Christianna Garvin, her sisters Bernice Moostoos, Helen Garvin, sisters in-law: Virginia Garvin, Isabelle (Ellery) W.H, Annel (Ahab) Bear, Marlene (Rex) W.H. her brothers, Carl (Barbara) Garvin, Walter (Harriet) Garvin brothers in law, Murray, Maurice, Taylor (Donelda) Daniels, and nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family too numerous to mention.
She is predeceased by her maternal grandparents Chief Robert and Amelia (nee Whitecap) McKay, her paternal grandparents Andrew and Elsie (nee Young) Garvin, her parents: Herman and Christianna (nee McKay) Garvin, her sisters: Ruth Sanderson and Georgina Garvin, her brothers: Alerst, Grant, Malcom and Marius Garvin, mother and father in law William and Gertrude Daniels, brothers in law Harley (Gorham) and Emile Daniels. Brothers in law: Edwin Sanderson, Collin Moostoos, Allen Ross.