- 18 years old
- Date of birth: May 9, 1981
- Date of passing: Sep 3, 1999
|Let the memory of Joey be with us forever|
"I can't belive after this long that when I think of Joey I can still remember his laugh, his jokes and his amazing positive attitude. We only knew one another for a little while but I adored him and all the fun times we had. The talks and the jigging lessons he would randomly give me. To his brothers and family I have always kept you all in my thoughts and prayers and will never forget the love your family showed one another. Joey turned 18 a day before I turned 16 and I never forgot the day he wished me a happy birthday and how happy I was to do the same for him. He was so loving and fun to be around and not having my family around me at such a young age he always made me feel like I mattered. I will always be so lucky to have known him. Rest easy Joey and I will always adore you. Till we meet again, happy birthday and (((hugs))) for each birthday that has past since you were sent home."
"Love you Joey, thanks for teaching me the red river jig, along with your older bro, Sweet Feet, Steven Gladue, thanks Margaret for taking Joey to all those practices and Lyle Donald and Brent Potskin for the Edmonton metis dancers, I have Joey;s ribbon shirts, one of them, and I show the youth all the time, and even let them wear, it, I have myself worn his ribbon shirt and danced the steps he taught me, I pass it onto my son Joel Oulette, to keep the culture alive, Joey you truly were the King of the Red River Jig, and all your brothers, The Gladue boys are one of the best jiggers I have seen, along with Brent Potskin, love you and miss you so much. Jigga Joe"
"OMG! 15years already my lil brother has been gone to a better place in the sky world. I miss you lil bro. and your smiling face as you dance the jig. May you Rest In Peace lil bro. Kunalunkwa & Hugs. <3"
"Yesterday, my brother Joey has been gone to a better place to the sky world...14years passing. (Joey potatoe), my lil bro. you are so missed
, but I know I will see your smiling face again. Say hi, to Dad for me. With Love, Always your sister Wa. Hugs xoxoxo"
"Happy 32nd Birthday little brother ( May 9th, 1981). I miss your laughter and your metis dancing, but not forgotton (y)! R.I.P <3 <3 <3 <3 xoxoxo With All My Love."
"Today I will always remember his smiling face & compassionate heart for his Metis dancing. He is the five time Candadian National Red River Jigger Champion and Mr. Batoche title in 1996. His Pride in his culture & performance will be dearly missed, but not forgotten! <3 R.I.P my brother xoxoxox With All My Love Wa."
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