Clarence Roy Sr.


Clarence Roy Sr., 76, Nett Lake, passed away on Wed., Oct. 3, 2012, at

the Cook Nursing Home.

He was born on January 14, 1936 at Nett Lake. Clarence was a logger most

of his working life. He lived in Minneapolis for many years, and also lived in Texas and later Tower. He was a member of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa.

He is preceded in death by one son, Steven Roy.

Surviving are 1 son, Clarence “Bubba” Roy Jr, of Tower; 2 daughters, Jo Ellen Spears of Nett Lake and Mary Boshey of Tower; and 7 grandchildren: Jennifer, Jade, Jared, Clarence III., Atecka, Conrad and Steven Jr.

SERVICES: Traditional Tribal Rites were held on Sunday, October 7th, at the Nett Lake Community Center, where visitation was held after 4:00 pm Saturday. Steven Jackson was the Spiritual Leader. The casket bearers were: Jared Boshey, Keith Roy, John Kingbird, Clarence Roy Jr., Clarence Roy III. and Clarence Roy IV. Interment was in the Nett Lake Cemetery.

Arrangements were with Mlaker Funeral Home, Cook.