Naomi Wanatee, 78, of Tama, died Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at Grandview Heights in Marshalltown under the care of Iowa Hospice. Traditional Graveside Services will be held Friday, May 31, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Morgan Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama with Michael Keahna as speaker. A Traditional Wake was held Thursday evening, May 30, 2013, at the Fox Clan Ceremonial Building on the Meskwaki Settlement, rural Tama.
Survivors include two daughters: Galene Johnson, of Tama, and Diahann Wanatee, of Minnesota; two sons: Galen and Troy Wanatee, both of Tama; three sisters: Eurene Dickey, Charlene Slick and Audrey Burns, all of Tama; one brother, Virgil Slick, of Tama; her grandchildren; nephew; nieces and cousins.
Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo is assisting with the arrangements.