Bom-Wrapper

Francis Nodin

Francis Nodin

Tuesday, December 2nd, 1947 Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Francis Nodin, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Francis Nodin.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

Obituary for Francis Xavier Nodin

NODIN-Mr. Francis Xavier Nodin age 71 years, a resident of Whitesand First Nation passed away at the T.B.R.H.S.C. on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. Francis was a social worker in Whitesand First Nation for 17 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, blueberry picking and Pow Wows. He was the carrier of the original Whitesand Drum “Little Thunder” and was a dedicated Toronto Maple Leaf fan.

He will be lovingly remembered by his life-long partner Elizabeth Kwandibens, children: Roseanna (Eugene), Colleen (Noel), and Karen, brother Howard (Deborah), grandchildren: Meldon (Annely), Dixie, Genola, Shania, Aaron, Clarissa, Cameron, Caleb, Dusty Jr., Alexander and Kaylee. He is also survived by several great grandchildren, cousins, friends and close family.

He was predeceased by his parents: Madeline and John Nodin, sons Clair and Stuart Kwandibens.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 2, 2019 at 10:00 am in Our Lady of Snows R.C. Church, Armstrong, Ontario. Interment to follow in Wagaming Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the family home in Whitesand First Nation beginning on Friday evening. A prayer service will be held in the Sargent & Son Funeral Chapel, 21 N. Court Street on Friday at 3:00 pm. On-line condolences may be at www.sargentandson.com.

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Francis Xavier Nodin, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, August 30th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Sargent & Son Funeral Home & Reception Centre
    21 N. Court Street
    THUNDER BAY, ON
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, August 30th, 2019
    3:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Service

    Monday, September 2nd, 2019 | 10:00am
    Our Lady of the Snows R.C. Church Armstrong
    Armstrong Station
    Armstrong, Ontario
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Monday, September 2nd, 2019
    10:00am
  • Interment

    Monday, September 2nd, 2019 |
    Wagamig Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Monday, September 2nd, 2019

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Francis. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo or video to your condolence?

No video recorded.

Honor the life of Francis Xavier Nodin by planting a memorial tree.
Planted in the area of greatest need
DK

Dwight Kerr

I am so sorry for all of the families loss Francis was a good man and will be missed by so many , I was so glad to have been able to meet Francis. Driving him back and forth to his appointments at the hospital. R.I. P. You will be missed.. Dwight.... 🤗❤️ To All the Family
Comment | Posted at 12:37am via Condolence
MT

Marlene Tsun

I'm so sorry to hear of Francis passing. Please accept my sincerest sympathy. Prayers sent
Comment | Posted at 10:56pm via Condolence
BP

Beth Ponka

Very sorry to hear this news. Francis attended many of Kinna-aweya Legal Clinic's Area Community Meetings in Whitesand and our Annual General Meetings in Thunder Bay. His thoughtful contributions and wise, gentle guidance will be missed.
Sincere condolences to his friends and family.
Beth Ponka
Comment | Posted at 03:53pm via Condolence
Loading...

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: