After the passing of Hereditary Chief Elmer Derrick, he will be laid to rest this Sunday.
Days prior to the funeral on Sunday, the band announced there will be a chiefs welcome at 1pm today in Gitanyow.
Wilps Wii Gyet will host a Smoke Feast immediately after the Chiefs Welcome.
On Sunday, the Chief’s funeral will commence in Gitsegukla at noon.
Wilps Wii Gyet will be hosting a Settlement Feast right after the funeral.