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William John (Heena) Thunder, Sr.. Wakaga Hųųk

William John (Heeną) Thunder, Sr., Wakąja Hųųk , 32, of Tomah, WI, walked on on Monday, March 18, 2019. He was born on October 14, 1986, to Josiah H. Thunder, Sr., and Rosalie Gokee.

Heeną enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing video games, gambling, watching and playing basketball, teasing family and friends, and spending time with his children. We will lovingly remember his laughter, his kind and gentle nature, and his playful spirit.

He is survived by his children: Zeke, Naomi, Eric, Jasmine, and William, Jr.; companion Jolyn Beighley; parents; brother Josiah H, Jr (Katrina); sisters, Leah Thunder-Gajda (Eric) and Arlene Thunder (Chris Breeden); and many Ho-Chunk and Lac Courte Oreilles and Red Cliff Ojibwe extended family relatives.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Mastin Center, in Fairchild, WI. Burial will be in the Fairchild Village Cemetery. The family is assisted by the Anderson Funeral Home in Augusta.

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