ROCKY BOY - Jennifer Lynn DeCoteau, 28, of Rocky Boy died Sunday evening from injuries she sustained in a motor vehicle accident.
A wake began at 4 p.m. Monday at the Rocky Boy Catholic Church. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, also at the Rocky Boy Catholic Church with Marvin
Russette officiating. Burial will follow at the Rocky Boy Cemetery.
Jennifer was born Feb. 17, 1975, in Havre to Raphael De Coteau and Kathy Sutherland. She was raised and educated in Rocky Boy and graduated from Rocky Boy High School in 1993. She married Virgil Chiefstick on Sept. 11, 1993. They had two daughters. The couple later separated. Jennifer worked for the Rocky Boy Health Board as a personal care attendant.
Jennifer enjoyed her family and friends but mostly her two daughters.
She was preceded in death her paternal grandparents.
Survivors include her mother, Kathy Sutherland of Rocky Boy; father, Raphael DeCoteau of Dunseith, N.D.; daughters, Kaycee and Krista Chiefstick, both of Rocky Boy; brothers, Derek and Tyrell Henderson of Rocky Boy, Tyrell and Josh DeCoteau of Dunseith; sister, Torrie DeCoteau of Dunseith; grandparents, Clifford and Lydia Sutherland of Rocky Boy; great-grandmother, Angeline Sutherland of Rocky Boy; Virgil Chiefstick of Rocky Boy; niece, Lorraine Henderson of Wolf Point; and many close friends and family members.
Services and arrangements are under the direction of Holland and Bonine Funeral Home.