Oakgrove, Philomene Beader

MINNESOTA, Red Lake – Traditional Indian Services for PHILOMENE OAKGROVE, 85, were held June 22, 2009 at the Redby Community Center, Redby, Minnesota. Burial followed at Fox Point Cemetery in Redby. Philomene was born September 6, 1923, in Ponemah, Minnesota. She passed away June 17, 2009 at the Indian Health Service Hospital in Red Lake, Minnesota.

Philomene attended the boarding school in Ponemah and attended Red Lake High School. She then worked as a nurse’s aide at the Red Lake Hospital as well as many other vaious jobs throughout Minnesota. She enjoyed being with and spending time with her grandchildren and family, beading, sewing, and cooking. (Red Lake Nation News, June 26, 2009)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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