Kenneth Whitebird, Sr., 60 years old of Cass Lake, Minnesota began his journey to the spirit world on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from New Sanford Hospital, Fargo, ND. He was born in Cass Lake, MN on November 16, 1957 to Edmund Whitebird and Leota White.
Kenneth was an avid outdoors man. He loved hunting, gathering, ricing, bough picking and netting fish. He enjoyed going to the casino but most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren. Kenneth was a jack of all trades and would help any who needed him. He will be missed by so many.
He is preceded in death by his parents; Edmund and Leota, brother; Edmund Lee Whitebird and sister; Dorcus Whitebird
Those left behind to celebrate Kenneth’s life are his sons; Kenneth, Jr., Aaron Jackson and Steve Johnson, daughter; Marcy Whitebird, brothers; Sidney Whitebird and Jeffrey Whitebird, sister; Myrna Whitebird, uncle; JoJo White, 15 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
An overnight wake for Kenneth will begin at 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 16th and continue until his 11:00 a.m. service on Wednesday, October 17th all being held at the Battle Point Community Center, Federal Dam, MN. Jay Pepin will be officiating. His pallbearers Aaron Jackson, Steven Johnson, Ron Johnson, Derek Doerr, Darrell Johnson, Jr., Darrin Brown, Jr., (Bill). Honorary pallbearers Mike White, Pat White, Eli Reyes, Ryan Whitebird, Larry White, Randy (B-Boy) White, Steve White. Interment will be in Battle Point Cemetery, Federal Dam, Minnesota.
Kenneth’s care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN. Online condolences for the family may be left at www.northernpeace.com