Blaire Leanne Iron Short (Beebe) passed away on September 23, 2018 at the age of 33 years.
God called our Angel home Blair Leeanne “Bear” Iron Shirt/ Beebe, she was 34 years old. Blair was the proud daughter of Barry Lee Beebe and Colleen Iron Shirt. Her common law partner Chris Good Striker. Sister’s Stacey (Roy J.R.) Iron Shirt, Tashina Iron Shirt, Sandy (Shane) Iron Shirt, Heather (Basil) Heavy Runner and Jasmine (Taylor) Iron Shirt; Brothers Monty (Corrine) Rabbit, Joe (Jolie) Beebe, Ross (Raven) Beebe, and Barry Iron Shirt. Special auntie Trina Tallow and special uncle Bruce Iron Shirt; Her special boy’s Tex Iron Shirt, and Rope Little Bear. Blair cherished her God daughter Kimberly Beebe, and her god parents Lydell Bull Shields and Carrie Devine. Nieces Whitney Rabbit, Lola Beebe Josie Beebe nephew’s Jamal Oka, and Dave Rabbit. Predeceased by her grandpa Joe Beebe, Chester Heavy Runner and Grandmother Margret Iron Shirt.
Blair was known as a very kind and humble person and whoever met Blair would just fall in love with her, for she was an angel. She will be greatly missed by all her friends and family, and will never forgotten; for she touched so many people’s hearts with her kindness. She attended school at the Lavern Community School, Fort Macleod, Standoff, Cardston and graduated from the Kainai High School. She was always working and achieved many goals. She also was selected into the Fort Makay project and was the only women to receive her white helmet, which she always talked about and was so proud of. The many achievements and goals she set for self was gaining her flagging, chain saw, dangerous goods training, scaffolding/ ladders, Brush saw safe handling and maintenance, WHIMIS, fall protection, Fire Safety, skit steer, food handling, janitorial service, and administration certificate. Currently she was employed at Blood Tribe Public works as the Receptionist, but also in the past worked for many other department on the Blood Reserve.