John Netowaysin was born on April 29, 1945, in Nut Lake, the son of Bella and Tony Netowaysin. He was the second youngest of his brothers, Harry Stoney, Benny Netowaysin, Sandy Stoney, and Charlie Netowaysin.
John married Katie Pauchay. They were blessed with five children.
John was loved by many people, especially his children and grandchildren: Sandra, Tracy (Darryl), Nora, Sharon (Billy), Emma, Elizabeth, Crystal, Alana, Alvin, Leslie (James), Taylor, Jordan, Leonard (Leslie), Naomi (Ronnie), Damon (Ashley A.), Raymond, Aaron, Ashley, Charlotte (Marcel), Justice, Caitlyn, Darcy (Carrie), Desirae, Cyndey, Percy, Blaze, Tristen, Mason, Serina, Nevaeh, Perysis, and Everleigh.
John loved all his children and grandchildren. He was very proud of all of them. John was a man who taught many people the meaning of life by his hard work, dedication and ceremonies.
John was a traditional man who shared his wisdom and knowledge. He believed and lived that there is no greater gift than the gift of family.
He was the last one of his brothers to pass on. He will truly be missed by all his friends, family and relatives.
He was a son, a brother, a father, a grandfather, and a great-grandfather, but most importantly, he was a great man.
He is predeceased by his parents, son, granddaughter, great granddaughter, brothers, and a host of friends.