Obituary of Elgin Andrew Owen Bearspaw
July 12, 1985 – Canmore, Alberta
July 26, 2022 - Calgary, Alberta
Elgin Bearspaw was called home by our Creator on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at the age of 37 years.
Elgin is survived by his mother Gwendolyn; his children, Addisyn and Memphis, and their mother Kaila; his foster dad Lockey Poitras; his grandmother Helen Twoyoungmen; his siblings, Dylan, Riley, Travis, Chance, Khalisha, Jett, and Adee; and numerous aunties and uncles, extended family and friends of the Twoyoungmen, Bearspaw, Powderface, Dixon, Wildman, and Amos families.
We apologize if we have missed anyone.
Elgin was predeceased by his great-grandparents Harrison and Becky Powderface who helped raised him; his maternal grandparents Elgin and Suzanne Bearspaw; his paternal grandfather Hugh Twoyoungmen; his sisters, Travisha and Jewel; his brother Khalil; his adopted brother Billy; auntie Adeline; and uncles, Gino and Eric.
Wake Services will be held at the Residence of Gwendolyn Powderface (Morley, AB) on Thursday, August 4, 2022.
Funeral Services will be held at Morley United Church (Morley, AB) on Friday, August 5, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Chiniki Cemetery (Morley, AB). Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed here.
In living memory of Elgin Bearspaw, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Cochrane, 369 Railway Street, Cochrane, AB T4C 2E2, Telephone: 403-932-4740.