Obituary of Michael Andrew Breaker
April 6, 1989 – September 2, 2022
It is with great sadness that the family of Michael Andrew Breaker announces his sudden passing at Siksika Nation on Friday, September 2, 2022 at the age of 33 years.
Michael resided on the Siksika Nation and was born April 6, 1989, in Strathmore, AB. His family and friends knew him to be humble, kind-hearted, friendly, and respectful to all. Michael attended Strathmore Schools, SAIT and received his High School Diploma at the Old Sun Community College. After graduation, Michael was employed at the Siksika Public Works, a position he held with great accomplishment and pride. Michael’s favourite teams were the Calgary Flames and Stampeders proudly displaying the team jerseys and hat collections. Michael enjoyed his time with family and his many friends; he will be lovingly remembered.
Michael is survived by his parents, Edith and Edwin; his siblings, William, Martin and Leeanna; and his special nieces, Felicia, Jeri and Autumn. He also had great love for his older sister/cousin, Tanya Eagle Tail, and her sons he took as nephews, Tyreese and Eisley. He is also survived by his uncles, Stanley (Norvena) Breaker and Durwin Many Heads; special cousins, Brent, Brett, Brittney and Lillian; and his godparents, Cherie Spotted Eagle and Warren Spotted Eagle. Michael leaves behind his families and relatives, Spotted Eagle, Many Heads, Breakers, Bear Chiefs, Stimsons, Smith, Crowfoots, Many Shots, Stud Horses, Blacks, Little Lights, Royals, Running Rabbits, Low Horns, and Wolf Childs. The family apologizes for anyone missed.
Michael was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Timothy and Lena Breaker; paternal grandfather, Harvey Many Heads and Adeline Wolf Child; maternal great-grandparents, Jack and Maggie Spotted Eagle; paternal great-grandmother, Annie Many Heads and Douglas Manyheads; uncles, Frank Spotted Eagle, and Steve Spotted Eagle; auntie, Dolores Many Heads; cousins, Zandis Red Crow and Kai Many Heads; and other numerous relatives.
Wake Services will be held at the SGordon Yellow Fly Memorial Arbour, Siksika Nation on Sunday, September 11, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. for the family and open to the public at 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
Funeral Services will be held at Gordon Yellow Fly Memorial Arbour on Monday, September 12, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Michael’s final resting place at Eagles Nest Cemetery, Siksika West-end. ArchDeacon Sidney Black is officiating. Feast to follow at the Siksika Piiksapi Memorial Arbour following the burial. Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed here.
In living memory of Michael Breaker, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Deerfoot South, 12281 – 40th Street SE, Calgary, AB T2Z 4E6, Telephone: 403-203-0525.