Keith Meawasige

Meawasige, Keith Frederick (Bear Clan) – born July 25, 1978, he passed away suddenly in Elliot Lake on March 13, 2021 at the age of 42.
Pre-deceased by his father Wayne Meawasige and his grandparents Gilberte and Marcel Vezina, he is survived by his mother Lina Longpre and his children Riley Meawasige and Ethan Palmateer. Dear brother of Laurie Longpre (Michael Booth), Tammy Cudmore (David) and Shelley Cleveland (Tom).
Also survived by his nieces and nephews Emma, Gavin, Abigail, Bradley, Ella, Hunter and Ava.
At the request of the family, cremation has taken place.

A Celebration of Life will be held by the family at Westview Park in Elliot Lake on Saturday, March 27th, 2021 from 1-3 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the St. Joseph’s Foundation of Elliot Lake (Oaks Centre) or to the East Algoma Mental Health would be appreciated by the family.

Due to the current pandemic & health restrictions imposed by the provincial government, there is a maximum attendance of 100 people.

Upon entering Westview Park, you will be required to wear a mask or face covering, use hand sanitizer & confirm your name & telephone number for contact tracing purposes. You will also need to observe the 2 meters Physical Distancing guideline imposed by the provincial government, unless you are members of the same household.

Condolences left by others

Jessica Charbonneau

My deepest condolences to your family. Thoughts and prayers are with you. Rest In Peace my friend.

Steve Bangs

Thanks for the great childhood memories dude!

Until we meet again.


My sincere condolences! I grew with Keith in Elliot Lake. I have great memories with him playing sports. I hope he finds the peace that was searching for and I hope his kids will meet up together.

Richard Poirier

Best badminton player ever at VFJ. OFSAA great moments. Such talent. RIP

Lyne et Ron Sanche

Thinking of you Lina. Sending hugs with our sincere condolences

Philip poulin

I remember you to be a great friend and a shy guy may you rest in peace my friend

Annie Belec

My sincere condolences to the family and friends.


Keith was a student of mine who had a smile for all. A great athlete and a wize at math.

Carole Charbonneau

Way to young, way to soon. RIP dear Keith.

Richard Lepine

Miss you Nish R.I.P. Brother xoxo😪💜

Sasha Ekomiak

I am so very sorry for your loss. Sending you hugs, healing and positive vibes. I hope you stay strong through this. Much love, Sasha

Belinda Zehrt

Though we grew apart you will remain in my heart as a fun loving, full of energy kid that could move mountains.
Till we meet again your energy will never be destroyed. You have touched many in life and death. Rest in peace and may your energy live on.


His soul is at peace. My condolences to you all.

Alexis Horner

Keith was a good man with a big smile and an even bigger heart! The thing I will remember most about him was how much he loved his sisters and how much laughter there was when they were all together! ❤

brian cudmore

My condolences to Lina, Lorie, Tammy and Shelley. Keith was a special person but life is not always fair.