Robert Jondreau Obituary

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Robert A. Jondreau

August 1, 1947 - August 10, 2013
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Robert A. Jondreau, 66, of Norge, was reunited on August 10, 2013 with his parents, William and Mary Jondreau; siblings, William, Alice, Nancy, and Gerald; and daughter, Andrea. Robert was the son of the formal tribal leader, William "Boyzie" Jondreau of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community. He was a great husband, father, grandfather, uncle, scholar, coach, mentor, drum keeper, and most importantly friend. Robert always protected his family, and was considered an ogiitchida "great warrior" amongst his family and community. Robert grew up on the L'Anse Indian Reservation on Lake Superior in Baraga, MI. He spent his youth hunting and fishing...
Robert A. Jondreau, 66, of Norge, was reunited on August 10, 2013 with his parents, William and Mary Jondreau; siblings, William, Alice, Nancy, and Gerald; and daughter, Andrea.
Robert was the son of the formal tribal leader, William "Boyzie" Jondreau of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community.
He was a great husband, father, grandfather, uncle, scholar, coach, mentor, drum keeper, and most importantly friend. Robert always protected his family, and was considered an ogiitchida "great warrior" amongst his family and community.
Robert grew up on the L'Anse Indian Reservation on Lake Superior in Baraga, MI. He spent his youth hunting and fishing the North Woods. His career of 26 years in the US Air Force took him all around the world and back.
Robert is survived by his wife, Jamie Ware-Jondreau; children Monique, William, Bobbie, Jerry, Teshena, Meno; as well as a host of grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass will be Wednesday, August 14, at St. Olaf Catholic Church with a service beginning at 10 AM with a visitation beginning an hour prior. Memorial contributions in Robert's memory can be made to the American Cancer Society, 11835 Canon Boulevard, Suite A102, Newport News, Virginia 23606.

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