Kevin Heron, Fort Smith's deputy mayor, has passed away at the age of 66. His family said decades working for Imperial Oil brought him connections everywhere.
"She loved when she'd make a little breakthrough with somebody. She cared a lot." Betty Wilcox, a longtime Yellowknife teacher, passed away at the age of 72.
Elaine Keenan Bengts, whose fierce defence of those with no voice culminated in more than two decades scrutinizing government, has passed away at the age of 63.
Eddie Erasmus, who spent six years as Tłı̨chǫ grand chief and helped negotiate the agreements that formed the Tłı̨chǫ Government, has passed away.
Yellowknife teacher, coach and musician Eugène Roach, a picture of courage in the face of a 2018 stage-four cancer diagnosis, passed away aged 45 on Monday.
Alfred Moses, a former Inuvik MLA who served as an NWT cabinet member from 2015 to 2019, has passed away at the age of 45.
Dan Marion, a former NWT commissioner, avid gardener and family man with “a big heart” who dedicated his life to others, has passed away at the age of 76.
The late Morris Neyelle, a pillar of Délı̨nę's community, is remembered as an artist, activist, musician and historian who cared tremendously about his people.
Adrian Lizotte, a devoted father who dedicated most of his adult life to protection of the Northwest Territories' environment, has passed away at the age of 42.
"One of his great legacies is he loved very deeply." Peter Magill, an ambassador of boundless energy for Hay River, has passed away at the age of 58.
Paulatuk is mourning and celebrating the legacy of Inuvialuit rights defender Peter Green, who passed away this month at the age of 77.
Milo Martin, an 18-year-old Yellowknifer, passed away on Saturday. Milo's devastated family remembers him for his remarkable ability to connect with people.