Gilbert Sewell Death – Dead, Obituary, Funeral, Cause Of Death, Passed Away: It’s with a very heavy heart that we have to share the loss of our very well-respected and very well-loved Elder, Gilbert Sewell, from Pabineau First Nation. Gilbert was always such a happy man, he always had a big smile. Every time I saw him, he would remind me of what my name was in Mi’gmaq, “Kloqowej.” Seeing him would always warm the spirit. When I would bump into Gilbert he always made time to share cultural teaching or teach me about our family tree and ancestors. He had great history teachings.
InsideEko is yet to confirm Gilbert Sewell’s cause of death as no health issues, accident or other causes of death have been learned to be associated with the passing.
This death has caused a lot of friends and family of Sewell so much hurt. It is in that mourning spirit that the concerned persons have taken to social media to share tributes to the deceased and condolences to the affected family.
Tributes To Gilbert Sewell
Across social media users’ timelines are statements that show respect, admiration, and gratitude towards Sewell as people mourn the passing.
It’s with deep sadness to advise Elder Gilbert Sewell has passed on to the spirit world this morning. Gilbert has made a significant contribution to sharing our culture and language over the years. He was a mentor to many. Gilbert was always willing to share his traditional knowledge with those wanting to learn. He will be dearly missed, by all including his MTI family. My deepest condolences going out to Gilbert’s family and the community of Pabineau. May you fly with the eagle’s Gilbert.
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Family privacy should be respected at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by the passing of Sewell.