July 26, 2016
Nadine “Abtegishko-kwe” Sue Masquat
Nadine Sue “Abtegishko-kwe” Masquat, 66, of Mayetta, KS started her journey on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at her home. She was born December 12, 1949 in Holton, KS the daughter of Curtis and Elizabeth (Whitefish) Masquat.
Nadine had lived on the Prairie Band Potawatomi Common Land all her life. She graduated from Mayetta High School. She was a homemaker.
Nadine was a member of Drum Religion and a member of Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation.
Survivors include her children, Tabosh Kent of Mayetta, KS, Gilbert Kent (Ashley) of Mayetta, KS, Matthew Kent (Dana) of Columbia, MO, Elizabeth Rose Masquat of Las Vegas, NV and Sebe Masquat of Topeka, KS; 8 grandchildren, Nats, Nathan, Shuckto, Ava Rose, Aiden, Andrew, Ayanbi and Chewere; her dogs, Socks and Princess and a cat, Bagherra.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Rosemary Wahweotten and 2 brothers, Curtis and Donald Masquat.
Drum services will be Friday evening, July 29, 2016 at the Danceground Building, west of Mayetta. Burial will be Saturday afternoon, July 30, 2016 in Wahgo Cemetery. Nadine will lie in state at Mercer Funeral Home in Holton, beginning Thursday afternoon.